SOF - Special Operations

Analysis: US SOF involvement in Philippines

8th September 2017 - 06:09 GMT | by Gordon Arthur in Hong Kong

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The US closure of Joint Special Operations Task Force - Philippines (JSOTF-P) in Mindanao, southern Philippines in 2015 appears to have been premature, in light of the vicious months-long fighting in Marawi in which Philippine government troops have been engaged. 

US Defense Secretary James Mattis admitted as much when testifying ...

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