September 08 2017
The Philippine government will welcome small teams of Australian soldiers as trainers, reports the Australian Broadcasting Corps.
Early in September, Australian officials said they had offered to send special operations personnel to help the Philippines in its fight against the Islamic State.
On Friday, Defense Minister Marise Payne announced that Australian troops would be deployed to provide specialized training to Philippine soldiers. She made her remarks after a meeting...
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