Chinese media said the Philippines wants to buy military equipment to maintain internal security
Data Figure: Philippines military enforcement of domestic security task
Global Network reporter Julia Tan reported, according to the British Reuters reported on December 6, Philippines and China signed an agreement of military supplies, procurement of military equipment from China to combat Philippine internal security threats.
According to reports, the Philippine military said the Philippines Chief of Staff David (Ricardo David) 12 月 7 will fly to Beijing, and Chinese military officials, and visits to local military facilities.
In addition, David will be back with the Chinese side signed a defense agreement. Reported that the talks the two sides may also involve regional security concerns such as tensions in the Korean Peninsula, and so on.
reported that the Philippines is the weakest military forces in Asia Pacific countries, in part dependent on U.S. second-hand aircraft, ships and guns. In addition, the long-term ally of the Philippines or the United States and its former colonies. When asked about possible U.S. reaction to this agreement, the Philippines, a military spokesman said, “I think there will be no political influence in the Philippines armed forces is indeed a lack of funds and equipment, willing and ready to accept delivery of any country from equipment and much-needed resources, which, of course, including China. “