In a video released by the US Marine Corps, Sargi said he and other American servicemen who attended the event, the first time it was held in decades, are a part of the Philippines-US joint military exercises Balikatan 2015.
This year marks the 31st iteration of the bilateral exercise, which which includes humanitarian civic assistance engagement.
Video by US Marine Corps/Staff Sgt. Jason W. Fudge/Released. Mobile users may watch this video on Desktop Mode of this page.