On Tuesday, May 13, Senator Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. pointed out that the Philippines was placed on a losing end of the bargain when it signed the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA) with the United States.
Marcos asked: "Everything (the U.S. military) will build, they will use. While they are using it, the AFP can't use it. So, how does that help in (AFP) modernization?"
Watch the video to hear the rest of his arguments.