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Rody admits US supplying weapons to Philippines

2017-07-16 09:12:37       source:Philstar

July 16, 2017


After repeated tirades against the United States, President Duterte admitted the US has been supplying weaponry to the Philippine government to fight the Maute terrorists in Marawi City.


Duterte added China is also supplying weapons and ammunition.


But the President was also quick to point out there are no new military alliances with other nations even if he has other sources of weapons and ammunition, citing the decades-old defense treaty between the US and the Philippines.


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