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    Declaration:

"1. The minimum age for voluntary recruitment into the Armed Forces of the Philippines is 18 years, except for training purposes whose duration shall have the students/cadets/trainees attain the majority age at the completion date;

2. There is no compulsory, forced or coerced recruitment into the Armed Forces of the Philippines; and,

3. Recruitment is exclusively on a voluntary basis."

08.09.2000

26.08.2003

26.08.2003