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2 Years Mandatory Military Service for Filipino Youth Agree ka Ba?

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Senator-elect Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa is considering pushing for the mandatory military service in lieu of the Reserve Officer Training Course (ROTC). He wanted to imitate what the other countries are doing to their citizens by pushing a mandatory military service to all Filipinos who reached their right age. According to him, mandatory military service would help the country to boost its territorial defense in case of foreign invasion. “Like other countries na pagdating mo ng 18 years old, obligado ka na mag-serve sa military for two years. Walang pakialam ang gobyerno kung anak ka ng mayaman, o ng mahirap, kung sikat ka o artista ka, maganda din iyon,” he said. "Itong mga kabataan na sige dakdak nang dakdak. Sila lang daw ang makabayan, ang Duterte administration daw ay Team China. Ako ayaw ko na agawin ng China ang ating bansa," dela Rosa said. "Kaya gusto ko malakas ang ating territorial defense when it comes to foreign aggression, foreig