PHL sending Defense, Armed Forces Attachés to Japan, Indonesia, Spain


Three senior officers of the Armed Forces of the Philippines set to assume as the Philippine Defense and Armed Forces Attachés (PhilDAFAs) to Japan, Indonesia, and Spain rendered a courtesy call on the Navy Flag Officer in Command, represented by the Chief of Naval Staff, Rear Adm. Nichols Driz today, May 18.

The Chief of Naval Staff warmly welcomed Col. Randy Espino, Col. Emmanuel Canilla, and Col. Dennis Gutierrez, all from the Philippine Army as they visited the Navy headquarters in Roxas Blvd., Manila for the time-honored tradition rendered by those assuming foreign posts.


PhilDAFAs are assigned at the Philippine Embassy in foreign countries to strengthen relationships through defense cooperation and exchanges between the different countries’ defense and armed forces. NAVY.MIL.PH