DND 'syndicate' defying PDU30

September 24, 2018
SEVERAL months after President Rodrigo Duterte ordered the scrapping of the country’s helicopter deal with Canada, an “entrenched syndicate” in the country’s defense establishment is allegedly still pushing for the consummation of the deal beginning with the “overhaul” of the Technical Working Group (TWG) of the Philippine Air Force tasked to evaluate the offer of other foreign suppliers.