Russia is likely to offer the Philippines various defense equipment during the visit of President Rodrigo R. Duterte and his party to Moscow this week, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said Monday.
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana
Incoming Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Chief-of-Staff, Lt. Gen. Noel Clement, on Friday vowed to use the whole-of-nation approach so that the security threats posed by the communist insurgency can be defeated once and for all.
The government can terminate its agreement to allow Dito Telecommunity to build communication facilities in military camps and installations if it compromises national security, Malacañang said.
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana has chided left-leaning congressmen from the Makabayan bloc over their alleged links with communist rebel group New People’s Army (NPA).
Kabataan party-list Rep.Sarah Elago slammed Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana’s statements at a House hearing suggesting that youth activism could be linked to terrorism.
Gabriela party-list Rep. Arlene Brosas quizzed Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Tuesday about the budget spent by his department in the Balikatan military exercises with the United States.
The Philippine Navy (PN)'s offshore patrol vessel (OPV) project will be acquired via the so-called government-to-government procurement approach.
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said on Tuesday he prefers to deploy the newly-acquired BRP Conrado Yap of the Philippine Navy to guard the country's waters off Palawan or Sulu, once it is ready.
Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro “Teddyboy” Locsin Jr. ordered on Monday (August 19) the filing of a diplomatic protest over the presence of five warships in Philippine waters over the past month.
Philippine authorities must be informed in advance of any passage of foreign navies in Philippine waters, Malacañang said.
Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) has listened to warnings made by top government officials about possible Chinese intrusion and espionage through these offshore gaming firms.
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana doubled down on his warning against the hundreds of thousands of illegal Chinese workers in Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGOs).
The Philippines will file a diplomatic protest against China over the presence of two Chinese vessels within the country’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ), Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro “Teddyboy” Locsin Jr. said Friday (August 9).
Malacanang said it would wait for the assessment of National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr. and Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana of the security implications of the possible Chinese investments in Cagayan and Zambales province.
Senator Risa Hontiveros said President Rodrigo Duterte's "doormat" policy has only emboldened China to go in and out of the country's waters unimpeded.
President Rodrigo Duterte has an outrageous plan to push back against China's incursions in Philippine waters.
BALAMBAN, Cebu – Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana is keen on tapping a local shipbuilder for its naval warfare capability buildup.
The Philippine Navy (PN) is eyeing the Scorpene diesel-electric submarine, made by French defense contractor Naval Group (formerly DCNS), as one of the possible submersible platforms for its submarine arm.
The Philippines is aiming to strengthen its claims in the South China Sea by potentially building hotels for tourists on its biggest island in the disputed waterway, officials said Tuesday.
The French and Philippine governments on Friday concluded the 8th Philippines-France Joint Economic Commission (JEC) meeting in Manila, agreeing to come up with more exchanges to increase trade and investment ties as well as boost…
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana now has a different view of the sinking of a Filipino boat by a Chinese vessel after it was dismissed by President Rodrigo Duterte as a “small maritime incident.”
The crew of a Chinese fishing boat committed acts of "inhumanity" when they abandoned 22 Fllipinos at sea whose boat sank after it collided with theirs on June 9.