Senate probes Navy frigate program


Senator Gregorio Honasan II (right), chair of the Senate Committee on National Defense and Security, together with Senate Majority Leader Vicente Sotto III (left) and Senator Panfilo Lacson (middle), fields questions to resource persons present during the Senate probe on the issues involving the Philippine Navy’s frigate acquisition program, Monday, February 19, 2018. The investigation was prompted by reports that high-ranking officials had allegedly intervened in the selection process of the said frigate project. (Photo by Albert Calvelo)