India’s BrahMos system on display during 2015 rehearsals for Republic Day. Photo: AFP India’s BrahMos system on display during 2015 rehearsals for Republic Day. Photo: AFP
India’s BrahMos system on display during 2015 rehearsals for Republic Day. Photo: AFP
The Philippines

Will buying India’s BrahMos missiles give the Philippines an edge in South China Sea dispute with Beijing?

  • Analysts say Manila’s planned acquisition of the world’s fastest supersonic missiles will boost its ability to defend its coastal areas
  • Defence secretary Delfin Lorenzana last year said the Philippines was ‘not yet 25 per cent’ of the way to achieving minimum credible defence capability

Topic |   The Philippines
India’s BrahMos system on display during 2015 rehearsals for Republic Day. Photo: AFP India’s BrahMos system on display during 2015 rehearsals for Republic Day. Photo: AFP
India’s BrahMos system on display during 2015 rehearsals for Republic Day. Photo: AFP
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