US to continue supporting PHL to strengthen national security – envoy

United States Ambassador to the Philippines Sung Kim has said that the US will continue supporting Philippines in strengthening national security after the deadly August 24 Jolo, Sulu bombing.

“I offer my sincerest condolences to the families and friends of the victims of yesterday’s bombings in Jolo,” Ambassador Kim said,

“We join the Philippine government in condemning these attacks and will continue to support our Filipino partners to strengthen national security,” he added.