US ambassador visits defenders of West Philippine Sea

United States of America Ambassador to the Philippines Sung Y. Kim visited the defenders of West Philippine Sea on January 24.

Ambassador Kim was welcomed by Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Western Command (WESCOM) commanding general Lieutenant General Rozzano D. Briguez at Headquarters WESCOM in Puerto Princesa, Palawan.

WESCOM is a formation of the AFP tasked to defend and safeguard Philippines’ sovereignty in West Philippine Sea.

The military command is also conducting operations against terrorists and insurgents in the province of Palawan.

WESCOM photo