WATCH: Coast Guard sets up buoys with Philippine flag in West PH Sea

The 5 navigational buoys bearing the Philippine flag have been placed in Lawak Island, Likas Island, Parola Island, and Pag-asa Island in the West Philippine Sea, says the Philippine Coast Guard

West Philippine Sea, Maritime Security

5/18/2022 3:52:00 PM

WATCH: The Philippine Coast Guard installs new navigational buoys carrying the Philippine flag in four islands in the West Philippine Sea (Lawak, Likas, Parola, and Pag-asa) on Wednesday, May 18, 2022.

The 5 navigational buoys bearing the Philippine flag have been placed in Lawak Island, Likas Island, Parola Island, and Pag-asa Island in the West Philippine Sea , says the Philippine Coast Guard

The PCG said in a press statement that they have installed five 30-foot navigational buoys bearing the Philippine flag in four important islands in the country’s waters – Lawak Island, Likas Island, Parola Island, and Pag-asa Island – from May 12 to 14.

Play VideoPCG Commandant Admiral Artemio Abu said that during his visit to Pag-asa Island on May 14 “to assess the buoy laying operations and check the morale of PCG personnel deployed on the island,” he said five Coast Guard ships were anchored in the vicinity of several Philippine fishing boards.

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