US Halts Rifle Sales to Philippines Amid Rising Tensions With Manila

By Sputnik News The US State Department has halted the sale of 26,000 assault rifles to the Philippines amid growing human rights concerns about Manila’s war on drugs. The intervention follows a period of increased tensions between the two countries. Reuters reported that the decision was made following criticism from US Democrat senator and Foreign Relations Committee … Continue reading US Halts Rifle Sales to Philippines Amid Rising Tensions With Manila