MARINE BARRACKS RUDIARDO BROWN, Fort Andres Bonifacio, Taguig City (DWDD) – The ten-day KAMANDAG Exercise between the Philippine Marine Corps and US 3rd Marine Expeditionary Brigade successfully concluded with a Closing Ceremony held at the Acero Hall, Marine Barracks Rudiardo Brown, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City
Executive Director of the Presidential Commission on the Visiting Forces, Pedro Cesar C Ramboanga Jr, was Guest of Honor and Speaker.
The combined training activities between the two armed forces enhanced both sides’ capability in adapting to the current security environment. The Humanitarian Civic action and other humanitarian project related activities turned out to be more benefitting to the populace of the Casiguran. The Philippine Marines were refreshed of the various tactics in counter-terrorism specifically in military operations in urbanized terrain and other internal security operations as they exchanged expertise with their US Counterparts. It is expected that the highlights of the KAMANDAG will be presented during the ceremony by the senior leaders who facilitated the bilateral exercise. NPAO/MCAG