Philippine National Defence Secretary Delfin Lorenzana (centre front) chats to Japan’s Vice-Minister for Defence Tatsuo Fukuda as they walk past one of the three Beechcraft TC90 aircraft transferred to Manila by Tokyo. Photo: Reuters

South China Sea remains a security challenge, Philippine defence chief says

Manila must boost military capability to meet ‘persistent maritime security challenges’, Delfin Lorenzana says as country receives three Japanese surveillance planes

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Philippine National Defence Secretary Delfin Lorenzana (centre front) chats to Japan’s Vice-Minister for Defence Tatsuo Fukuda as they walk past one of the three Beechcraft TC90 aircraft transferred to Manila by Tokyo. Photo: Reuters
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