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PHL may acquire first submarine from France, DNDís Lorenzana says
By Recto Mercene - July 16, 2019

https://businessmirror.com.ph/2019/07/16/phl-may-acquire-first-submarine-from-france-dnds-lorenzana-says/

The Philippines is considering an option acquire a submarine from France as part of the Armed Forces of the Philippinesís (AFP) multibillion-peso modernization program.

Defense Secretary Delfin N. Lorenzana revealed he will schedule a visit to  Paris this coming September to possibly shop for the military hardware.

ďThe Navy is considering France as source of our submarine [since] they [the French] are good at making them,Ē Lorenzana said during an ambush interview at the French ambassadorís residence while celebrating Bastille Day Sunday night.

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