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Defense chief visit to Pag-asa Island a morale boost for troops »

Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana’s long-planned visit to Pag-asa Island (Thitu Island) in the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea) on Friday was a big motivation for troops stationed there.

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Palace defends Lorenzana’s ‘lawful’ visit to Pag-asa Island »

Malacañang on Sunday defended Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana’s high-profile visit to the Pag-asa Island in the West Philippine Sea, saying the trip was part of government efforts to improve the

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WATCH: Singing of national anthem on Pagasa Island »

Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana and the military’s top brass visited Pagasa (Thitu Island) in the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea) on Friday after being postponed several times.

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China protests PH defense chief’s Pag-asa Island visit »

Updated: 10:12 p.m., April 22, 2017 China has protested the visit by Manila’s defense and military chiefs to a Pag-Asa, or Thitu, Island, a disputed area in the South China

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