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PH DEFENSE OFFICIALS TAKE PART IN ANNUAL SHANGRI-LA DIALOGUE SHERPA MEETING, HOLD BILATERAL MEETINGS WITH COUNTERPARTS

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PR-017-2022

LtGen Arthur M. Cordura, PAF, Vice Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, led the Philippine delegation to the 11th International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) Shangrila Dialogue Sherpa Meeting from 16 to 17 January 2023 at the Shangrila Hotel, Singapore. 

LtGen Cordura also had the opportunity to meet and discuss common defense and security concerns and issues of global interest with his counterparts from Australia, Canada, France, Japan, Singapore, US and UK. He also paid a courtesy call on Charge d affaires, a.i. Emmanuel R. Fernandez at the Philippine Embassy in Singapore.

Providing crucial support for the delegation is the Office of the Philippine Defense and Armed Forces Attache (ODAFA)-Singapore, led by Capt. Sherwin R. Respeto, PN (GSC). (END).