Naval Warfare

Philippine naval base faces Spratlys

5th June 2015 - 13:37 GMT | by Gordon Arthur in Hong Kong


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Two years ago the Philippines announced its intention to greatly expand a naval base at Oyster Bay, within Ulugan Bay, on the westernmost island of Palawan.

After commencing construction in October 2013, contractors have recently completed a 12km-long, two-lane access road. This will allow construction to continue at a greater ...

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