Brahmos Missiles for Philippines from India Delivered

  • India delivers BrahMos supersonic cruise missiles to the Philippines under a US$ 375 million agreement signed in 2022. 
  • The missile systems were handed over to the Philippines’ Marine Corps, reflecting South China Sea tensions. 
  • The Philippines plans to deploy the missile systems along its coastal areas to enhance regional security. 
  • The deal, approved by partner nations, underscores the success of the BrahMos missile program, a joint venture between India’s DRDO and Russia’s NPO Mashinostroyeniya.
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