6 months PH to resupply troops in Kalayaan MB
By Aaron Aquino The Philippine Navy will be conducting resupply missions for Filipino soldiers stationed at various military detachments at the disputed Kalayaan Group of Islands. On board, the Philippine landing tank ship BRP Benguet, the Naval Forces West resupply mission is composed of both soldiers and civilian employees and representatives of a government agency and a private firm. Some of the soldiers are those who will replace the troops stationed in various military detachments at the disputed areas. “The send-off ceremony was conducted to honor the members of the mission team and the ship crew prior their departure,” said ... more