19 September 2017

News Story: US, Philippines to launch joint anti-terrorism drill

Hanoi (VNA) - The US Embassy in Manila, the Philippines, announced on September 15 that the US will launch a joint anti-terrorism drill with the Philippines in the Southeast Asian country and Hawaii within September.

In a statement, the embassy said the “Tempest Wind” drill aims to test and improve the ability of both nations to rapidly plan, coordinate, and conduct counterterrorism operations.

The two countries approved the drill in November 2016.

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