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PH Navy warships to get missile systems

2015-01-06 08:47:33       source:Rappler

January 5, 2015

"The Philippine Navy confirmed that two of its most capable warships will be equipped with missile systems to improve the country's deterrence capability against maritime intruders.

"It will act as force multiplier for us. It will help us extend our reach," Navy spokesman Colonel Edgard Arevalo told reporters.

"We have limited number of vessels. Our patrolling reach is also limited. If we have a missile system, it will elevate our capability. It will increase our patrolling reach," Arevalo added."

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