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261 PH-US military exercises in 2018

By OMER OSCAR ALMENARIO
THREE events higher than scheduled this year, American and Filipino military units will have a total of 261 exercises for 2018.
This was disclosed Thursday in a press briefing by Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) spokesperson, Major Gen. Restituto Padilla.
This announcement came in wake of the just-concluded Mutual Defense Board-Security Engagement Board held in Hawaii last week.