7 months 35th PH-US Balikatan exercise opens Monday in Camp Aguinaldo MB
By Francis Wakefield The biggest annual bilateral exercise between the United States of America and the Philippines known as “Balikatan” is set to formally open on Monday, April 1, 2019, at Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City. Filipino Soldiers launch a joint amphibious landing with US Soldiers on the shores of Casiguran, Aurora as part of the Civil Military activities from the sea of the 17th US-Philippines Balikatan excercises. FILE PHOTO/ Alvin Kasiban/ MANILA BULLETIN US Ambassador to the Philippines Sung Y. Kim will be the guest of honor and speaker in the opening ceremony to be attended by high-ranking officials from ... more