What is the Chinese Dongfeng-21 Medium-Range Ballistic Missile?

Dongfeng-21 ballistic missile (DF-21, NATO code name: CSS5) is a mobile medium-range ballistic missile developed by the People’s Republic of China. It is the People’s Liberation Army’s first solid-fuel propelled and maneuverable missile, and it is also the world’s first. This anti-ship ballistic missile has the significance of a missile milestone. At present, it belongs

The Communist Party of the Philippines Called on the New People’s Army to Avenge

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) called on the New People’s Army (NPA) to avenge the nine Tumandok massacred by the Philippine National Police (PNP) and the Philippine Army last December 30. In a statement a day after the massacre, the underground group urged its armed wing to punish “the police butchers” who killed

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Cotabato City Residents Show Support for City’s Turnover to Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao

COTABATO CITY—Chanting “Allahu Akbar” (God is Great), a number of motor riders from Cotabato City passed through the city’s major streets early morning today to show their support to the city’s turnover to Bangsamoro Government. Almost two years after its inclusion to the Bangsamoro region, these supporters expressed their delight on the sought-after turnover, while

Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Turns Over Php1.4 in Military Equipment

Acting U.S. Secretary of Defense Christopher Miller met with Philippine Secretary of National Defense Delfin Lorenzana and Secretary of Foreign Affairs Teodoro Locsin Jr. on December 8. While in Manila, he announced the recent transfer of Php1.4 billion ($29.3 million) in defense articles, including sniper and anti-IED equipment, to senior Philippine military officials. The visit

Francis Fannon: We see Vietnam as having a Leading Role in the Region in a lot of Ways

Teleconference with Francis Fannon, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Energy Resources Moderator:  Thank you.  Good day, everyone, from the U.S. Department of State’s Asia-Pacific Media Hub in Manila.  I’m Zia Syed, the Hub Director, and I’d like to welcome our participants dialing in for this briefing. Today, we are pleased to be joined from Washington, DC,

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