Modernizing the AFP & Duterte’s Priorities

by Charmaine Deogracias

Asia Pacific Bulletin, No. 350

Publisher: Washington, DC: East-West Center
Publication Date: September 8, 2016
Binding: electronic
Pages: 2
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Charmaine Deogracias, Visiting Fellow at the East-West Center in Washington, explains that “Duterte’s leftist leanings and determination to pursue peace talks with the communists will definitely affect the military’s capability upgrade and his engagement with the U.S.”

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