Although the Armed Forces of the Philippines’ (AFP) modernization program is funded next year, the military practically won’t be able to purchase any new equipment for its troops. (File photo/ Mark Balmores/ MANILA BULLETIN) During the House Committee on Appropriations’ consideration of the Department of National Defense’s (DND) proposed budget ...

Source: Manila Bulletin (https://mb.com.ph/2022/09/16/afp-may-not-have-funds-to-buy-new-equipment-for-next-2-3-years-dnd-tells-solons/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=afp-may-not-have-funds-to-buy-new-equipment-for-next-2-3-years-dnd-tells-solons)