News 1 — Japan Gives Philippines Another Security Boost With Law Enforcement Aid

Japan Gives Philippines Another Security Boost With Law Enforcement Aid

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Japan Gives Philippines Another Security Boost With Law Enforcement Aid

Japan Gives Philippines Another Security Boost With Law Enforcement Aid On January 15, the Japanese government gave the Philippine police another batch of patrol vehicles as part of its ongoing assistance on this front. The move highlighted the security cooperation that is ongoing between Japan and the Philippines despite lingering concerns around Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and some of his policies. As I have noted before, relations between Japan and the Philippines date back decades, and despite worries about Duterte, Tokyo has continued strengthening ties with Manila on its own terms as well as part of its wider efforts to...

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