Flashback: The AFP’s modernization plans in 1995

Tweet  The importance of territorial defense capability was thrust into public consciousness in February 1995 when the AFP published photographs of Chinese structures on Mischief Reef in the Kalayaan Island Group. Philippine territory had been annexed. Congressional response was swift. Within the same month Congress passed Republic Act 7917 which amended the Bases Conversion Development … Continue reading Flashback: The AFP’s modernization plans in 1995