The Armed Forces of the Philippines is set to deploy more ships to the West Phil…

The Armed Forces of the Philippines is set to deploy more ships to the West Philippine Sea, expressing no intent to wage war on imperialist China but to ensure the safety of Filipino fishermen. For so long, our fisherfolk have been maltreated by Chinese coastguards in our territory, which is a blatant disrespect to the Filipino people and Philippine sovereignty. With this being the concern, especially to the welfare of the fishermen who sustain their livelihood through the resources in the disputed territory, AFP Chief of Staff, Lt. Gen. Cirilito Sobejana’s attempts to soothe the public’s concern for the welfare or intent of the increased military ships which will sail alongside fishermen,… Meer

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