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Business Insider
The Philippines' president is trying to cozy up to China, but his bloody drug war may undermine his effortsPresident Rodrigo Duterte, center, clenches a fist along with other Philippine
The Philippines' president is trying to cozy up to China, but his bloody drug war may undermine his efforts
Business Insider / Posted 10 hours ago
President Rodrigo Duterte, center, clenches a fist along with other Philippine Air Force (PAF) officials at the Villamor air base in Pasay City, metro Manila, Philippines, September 13, 2016.REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco And he has caused more worry in... Read more
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The Manila Times
Imports, locals clash as Shakey’s V-L unwrapschampionship. “All the teams this conference are competitive, you can’t undere
Imports, locals clash as Shakey’s V-L unwraps
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
championship. “All the teams this conference are competitive, you can’t underestimate any of them,” said Jasper Jimenez of Philippine Air Force, which finished second to Pocari Sweat in the recent Open Conference and one of the teams competing... Read more
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The Manila Times
Crimes vs humanity everyone’s concernthe Muslim civilian victims?) The two-day continued Philippine Navy (PN) battl
Crimes vs humanity everyone’s concern
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
the Muslim civilian victims?) The two-day continued Philippine Navy (PN) battleship bombardments from the sea, and the Philippine Air Force (PAF) jet fighter planes, T-28 `Tora-Tora’ warplanes and helicopter gunship bombardments and machine-gun... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Import-laced V-League conference opens Saturdayof the Philippines and Bali Pure. Philippine Coast Guard takes on Laoag in the
Import-laced V-League conference opens Saturday
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
of the Philippines and Bali Pure. Philippine Coast Guard takes on Laoag in the opener at 4 p.m. while UST goes up against Philippine Air Force in the second match at 6 p.m. Disclaimer: Comments do not represent the views of INQUIRER.net. We... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Duterte: After tough talk, damage control prevailsPresident Rodrigo Duterte poses with a fist bump during the anniversary of the
Duterte: After tough talk, damage control prevails
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
President Rodrigo Duterte poses with a fist bump during the anniversary of the 250th Presidential Airlift Wing at the Philippine Air Force headquarters in Pasay city, southeast of Manila, Philippines. Impassioned speeches by Duterte about the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Imports spice up V-League Reinforced ConferenceNatthanicha Jaisaen and open spiker Kanjana Kuthaisong. The other squad with i
Imports spice up V-League Reinforced Conference
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
Natthanicha Jaisaen and open spiker Kanjana Kuthaisong. The other squad with imports — Philippine Coast Guard, Laoag, Philippine Air Force, and UST will feature all-local lineups – is the University of the Philippines Lady Maroons, which also... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Duterte: After tough talk, damage control prevailsPresident Rodrigo Duterte poses with a fist bump during the anniversary of the
Duterte: After tough talk, damage control prevails
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
President Rodrigo Duterte poses with a fist bump during the anniversary of the 250th Presidential Airlift Wing at the Philippine Air Force headquarters in Pasay city, southeast of Manila, Philippines. Impassioned speeches by Duterte about the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
DOF: Confidence remains high in Duterte admin’s capability to sustain growthduring his “Talk with the Airmen” on the anniversary of the 205th Presidential
DOF: Confidence remains high in Duterte admin’s capability to sustain growth
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
during his “Talk with the Airmen” on the anniversary of the 205th Presidential Airlift Wing Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016 at the Philippine Air Force headquarters in suburban Pasay city, southeast of Manila, Philippines. Department of Finance (DOF)... Read more
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Rappler
Senator wants inquiry into Duterte's 'conflicting' foreign policyis contrary to the usual practice of buying weapons from the US. The senator a
Senator wants inquiry into Duterte's 'conflicting' foreign policy
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
is contrary to the usual practice of buying weapons from the US. The senator also cited the President's speech before the Philippine Air Force, where he said the country would no longer join maritime patrols with the US to avoid hostilities.... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PAF in the market for PHP12.8-M worth of UH-IH sparesPHP12.8-M worth of UH-IH spares MANILA — In line with efforts to ensure that i
PAF in the market for PHP12.8-M worth of UH-IH spares
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
PHP12.8-M worth of UH-IH spares MANILA — In line with efforts to ensure that it has sufficient spare parts inventory, the Philippine Air Force (PAF) has allocated the sum of PHP12,895,560.25 for the acquisition of components needed for the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Sebastian: De Lima’s fair-haired inmate?assigned to be the security aide of Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, bef
Sebastian: De Lima’s fair-haired inmate?
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 days ago
assigned to be the security aide of Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, before he returned to his mother unit in the Philippine Air Force. Sanchez’s wife is also a member of the Presidential Security Group. At Wednesday’s hearing, Surigao... Read more
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The Manila Times
Clark gears up for more airline trafficdepartment has also pushed for the development of Subic Bay International Airpo
Clark gears up for more airline traffic
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
department has also pushed for the development of Subic Bay International Airport and Sangley Point, which is owned by the Philippine Air Force. “By next year, that facility [Sangley Point] would be better. And it is still a Philippine Air Force... Read more
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Rappler
Duterte to revive Philippine ConstabularyForces of the Philippines (AFP), when the PC was a major service command of the
Duterte to revive Philippine Constabulary
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
Forces of the Philippines (AFP), when the PC was a major service command of the military along with the Philippine Army, Philippine Air Force, and the Philippine Navy. The PC began as a police force of the American colonial government in 1901,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ivatans’ wrecked homes to rise stronger, Robredo tells residentsas crops and livestock. Relief workers from the DSWD and other government agen
Ivatans’ wrecked homes to rise stronger, Robredo tells residents
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
as crops and livestock. Relief workers from the DSWD and other government agencies reached Batanes on Saturday on board a Philippine Air Force C-130 cargo plane. Disclaimer: Comments do not represent the views of INQUIRER.net. We reserve the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Alyssa Valdez banners Customs in new V-League conferencePocari Sweat Lady Warriors will try to extend their dominance in the reinforced
Alyssa Valdez banners Customs in new V-League conference
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
Pocari Sweat Lady Warriors will try to extend their dominance in the reinforced season. Open conference podium finishers Philippine Air Force and Bali Pure, which finished second and third, respectively, will also see action. Laoag will likewise... Read more
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The Washington Times
How China challenges the WestAgreement (EDCA) concluded by his predecessor with the United States. Brig. Gen
How China challenges the West
The Washington Times / Posted 12 days ago
Agreement (EDCA) concluded by his predecessor with the United States. Brig. Gen. Restitudo Padilla, spokesman for the Philippine Air Force, stated that the alliance remains “rock solid” and plans for 2016, 2017 and beyond remain... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Batanes needs help after being battered by ‘Ferdie’with their relief assistance to affected families but are only waiting for good
Batanes needs help after being battered by ‘Ferdie’
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
with their relief assistance to affected families but are only waiting for good weather to prevail and a go signal from the Philippine Air Force to airlift the goods to affected areas. DSWD Secretary Judy Taguiwalo is hoping that the relief goods... Read more
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Sun Star
Alcalas removed from Duterte's drug listQuezon, the Alcalas – I will tell you publicly that [their drug connection] is
Alcalas removed from Duterte's drug list
Sun Star / Posted 14 days ago
Quezon, the Alcalas – I will tell you publicly that [their drug connection] is true," he said as he talked to the Philippine Air Force troops at Villamor Air Base in Pasay City. Last August, Cerilo "Athel" Alcala, the brother of former... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
DSWD prepared relief assistance for ‘Ferdie’-affected areasin Batanes that everything is being done to deliver the needed assistance as so
DSWD prepared relief assistance for ‘Ferdie’-affected areas
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
in Batanes that everything is being done to deliver the needed assistance as soon as possible. Upon confirmation by the Philippine Air Force and weather permitting, DSWD Secretary Judy Taguiwalo is hoping that relief assistance for families... Read more
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Sun Star
Jaro sisters, 3 others bag golds in AFP-PNP-PCG Olympicsrun. She also helped the Armys women's 4X400 relay team to a golden finish. Ai
Jaro sisters, 3 others bag golds in AFP-PNP-PCG Olympics
Sun Star / Posted 14 days ago
run. She also helped the Armys women's 4X400 relay team to a golden finish. Airman Sonny Wagdos, for his part, gave the Philippine Air Force (PAF) one gold in men's 5,000m after checking in at 15 minutes and 58 seconds and a silver in men's... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Australia nudges PH on sea rulingthe sea. I will not allow it because I do not want my country to be involved in
Australia nudges PH on sea ruling
Manila Standard Today / Posted 15 days ago
the sea. I will not allow it because I do not want my country to be involved in a hostile act,” Duterte told members of the Philippine Air Force at Villamor Air Base earlier this week. “I do not want to ride gung-ho style there with China or with... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Outstanding Pinoys recognized by Duterte, receive P500,000 each from MetrobankLt. Colonel Wilfredo Manalang Jr., Staff Sgt. Albert Eleazar and Intelligence S
Outstanding Pinoys recognized by Duterte, receive P500,000 each from Metrobank
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
Lt. Colonel Wilfredo Manalang Jr., Staff Sgt. Albert Eleazar and Intelligence Specialist chief Fernando Parcon. From the Philippine Air Force, the awardees are Lt. Col. Oliver Bañaria, Master Sgt. Abel Idusma and Master Sgt. Andersen Avellana.... Read more
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Inquirier.net
C-130 plane from US to arrive at end-SeptemberThe Philippine Air Force is expecting its fifth Lockheed C-130 plane from the U
C-130 plane from US to arrive at end-September
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
The Philippine Air Force is expecting its fifth Lockheed C-130 plane from the United States at the end of the month. Air Force spokesperson Col. Araus Robert Musico told reporters on Thursday that the plane will arrive at the end of September but... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Witness says Philippine president ordered killingsFILE - In this Sept. 13, 2016 file photo, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte
Witness says Philippine president ordered killings
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 16 days ago
FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2016 file photo, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte addresses Philippine Air Force personnel during his "Talk with the Airmen" on the anniversary of the 250th Presidential Airlift Wing at the Philippine Air Force... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Witness says Philippine president ordered killingsFILE - In this Sept. 13, 2016 file photo, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte
Witness says Philippine president ordered killings
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 days ago
FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2016 file photo, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte addresses Philippine Air Force personnel during his "Talk with the Airmen" on the anniversary of the 250th Presidential Airlift Wing at the Philippine Air Force... Read more
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Rappler
Outstanding Filipinos awarded for excellence and heroismrecognized as Outstanding Filipinos. Outstanding soldiers: From the Philippin
Outstanding Filipinos awarded for excellence and heroism
Rappler / Posted 16 days ago
recognized as Outstanding Filipinos. Outstanding soldiers: From the Philippine Army: From the Philippine Navy: From The Philippine Air Force: From the Technical Administrative Services: Outstanding police officers: Police Commissioned... Read more
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Sun Star
Cordillera police intensifies operationsBaguio and the placement of checkpoints at various strategic areas last week.
Cordillera police intensifies operations
Sun Star / Posted 16 days ago
Baguio and the placement of checkpoints at various strategic areas last week. The PNP officials met with officials of the Philippine Air Force-Tactical Operations Group 1 led by its Commander Colonel Onorlie Brillantes and inspected a giant mall... Read more
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The Manila Times
PH to buy weapons from China, Russiaand terrorism. Duterte signalled a desire for less dependence on military assi
PH to buy weapons from China, Russia
The Manila Times / Posted 16 days ago
and terrorism. Duterte signalled a desire for less dependence on military assistance from the United States before Philippine Air Force personnel at Villamor Air Base in Pasay City on Tuesday evening, disclosing that possible deals with... Read more
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The Manila Times
Duterte hits Alcalas for drug traffickingof their political connections. “In Quezon, the Alcalas, publicly I will tell
Duterte hits Alcalas for drug trafficking
The Manila Times / Posted 16 days ago
of their political connections. “In Quezon, the Alcalas, publicly I will tell you, that’s true,” Duterte said before Philippine Air Force personnel at Villamor Air Base in Pasay City on Tuesday evening. Last month, Cerilo “Athel” Alcala and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte respects HR, except those of drug suspectsbe lectured or criticized in public. “They have to do it the right way,” he sa
Duterte respects HR, except those of drug suspects
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
be lectured or criticized in public. “They have to do it the right way,” he said during his speech before airmen at the Philippine Air Force Multi-purpose Hall in Villamor Air Base, Pasay City. Coming from last week’s Association of Southeast... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
China-PH ties at a new turning point, says Chinese FMthat PH-China relations are well despite the territorial dispute, President Dut
China-PH ties at a new turning point, says Chinese FM
Manila Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
that PH-China relations are well despite the territorial dispute, President Duterte in a pep talk before members of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) revealed that China offered to provide an airplane for his travels knowing he takes commercial... Read more
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Sun Star
PRO-Cor intensifies police operationsBaguio and the placement of checkpoints at various strategic areas last week.
PRO-Cor intensifies police operations
Sun Star / Posted 16 days ago
Baguio and the placement of checkpoints at various strategic areas last week. The PNP officials met with officials of the Philippine Air Force-Tactical Operations Group 1 led by its Commander Colonel Onorlie Brillantes and inspected a giant mall... Read more
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Pilipino Star
How to deal with terrorism? Duterte says do it 'James Bond style'Start to profile the movements of the eyes, their native dialect. Those are the
How to deal with terrorism? Duterte says do it 'James Bond style'
Pilipino Star / Posted 17 days ago
Start to profile the movements of the eyes, their native dialect. Those are the things you should know.” According to the Philippine Air Force website, the 250th Presidential Airlift Wing is tasked with providing "safe, secure and effective air... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Duterte to critics: Don’t lecture me in public on HR issuesshould not do so in public. “They have to do it the right way,” the President
Duterte to critics: Don’t lecture me in public on HR issues
Manila Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
should not do so in public. “They have to do it the right way,” the President said during his speech before airmen of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) at the PAF Multi-purpose Hall in Villamor Airbase, Pasay City on Tuesday. President Rodrigo... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte to modernize AFP equipment1, sectionmatch: 1 Aside from military weapons, Duterte said he would also app
Duterte to modernize AFP equipment
Pilipino Star / Posted 17 days ago
1, sectionmatch: 1 Aside from military weapons, Duterte said he would also approve the extension of quarters for the Philippine Air Force (PAF). Funds would be provided for the repair of the barracks and the rotary door railing, including... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Duterte says China ‘worried’ about him, offered Philippines airplanesthe Southeast Asian nation may be charting a course away from the United States
Duterte says China ‘worried’ about him, offered Philippines airplanes
Asian Correspondent / Posted 17 days ago
the Southeast Asian nation may be charting a course away from the United States. The Filipino leader told members of the Philippine Air Force at the Villamor Air Base in Pasay City yesterday of possible deals with the two nations, saying these... Read more
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Rappler
PH to buy defense assets from Russia, Chinathe best.) He was speaking at the 48th anniversary of the Presidential Airlift
PH to buy defense assets from Russia, China
Rappler / Posted 17 days ago
the best.) He was speaking at the 48th anniversary of the Presidential Airlift Wing at Villamor Air Base, attended by Philippine Air Force (PAF) troops and military officials. Two countries, he said, have offered the Philippine government a... Read more
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Rappler
Alcala drug links ‘true’sa Quezon kay Alcala, publicly sabihin ko sa’yo totoo ‘yan,” said Duterte on Tu
Alcala drug links ‘true’
Rappler / Posted 17 days ago
sa Quezon kay Alcala, publicly sabihin ko sa’yo totoo ‘yan,” said Duterte on Tuesday, September 13, as he talked to Philippine Air Force troops in Villamor Airbase, Pasay City. Cerilo “Athel” Alcala, the brother of former agriculture... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Independent posturean equal, sovereign state, by both the US and China. “We cannot be forever sho
Independent posture
Pilipino Star / Posted 17 days ago
an equal, sovereign state, by both the US and China. “We cannot be forever shouted at and lectured upon,” Duterte told the Philippine Air Force yesterday, where airmen are reportedly getting impatient for the arrival of more aircraft for the PAF... Read more
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Rappler
PH won’t cut ‘umbilical cord’ with alliesnot going to cut our umbilical cord with the countries we are allied now,” Dute
PH won’t cut ‘umbilical cord’ with allies
Rappler / Posted 18 days ago
not going to cut our umbilical cord with the countries we are allied now,” Duterte said on Tuesday, September 13, during a Philippine Air Force event at the Villamor Airbase. The President's statement was consistent with what Foreign Secretary... Read more
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Rappler
SC affirms dismissal of graft cases vs PH Air Force officersTOO LONG. The Supreme Court says it took the Ombudsman too long to file cases a
SC affirms dismissal of graft cases vs PH Air Force officers
Rappler / Posted 18 days ago
TOO LONG. The Supreme Court says it took the Ombudsman too long to file cases against the Philippine Air Force officers MANILA, Philippines – The Supreme Court (SC) has affirmed the decision of the anti-graft court Sandiganbayan to dismiss the graft... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Combat planes from Korea, not US, clarifies Lorenzanaflying fighter planes for a long time. The defense chief said it will take man
Combat planes from Korea, not US, clarifies Lorenzana
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 days ago
flying fighter planes for a long time. The defense chief said it will take many years to train fighter pilots from the Philippine Air Force to fly real fighter planes. “So FA-50 first, and then later on, if we have capabilities to purchase... Read more
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The Manila Times
Mayon lava wall may collapse – Phivolcschief of Albay Public Safety Emergency Management Office; and Air Force Major A
Mayon lava wall may collapse – Phivolcs
The Manila Times / Posted 18 days ago
chief of Albay Public Safety Emergency Management Office; and Air Force Major Arvin Buan of Tactical Operations Group 5-Philippine Air Force conducted an aerial survey to check possible development of new lava dome in the northern part of the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
International outlawtaken of the Chinese ships in the disputed area. Defense Secretary Delfin Loren
International outlaw
Manila Standard Today / Posted 19 days ago
taken of the Chinese ships in the disputed area. Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said the surveillance photos taken by Philippine Air Force planes showed six Chinese patrol boats and four barges that could carry troops to be used for further... Read more
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Sun Star
Customs forms command center to centralize operationsthe disposition and activities of sea vessels operating within the country’s ar
Customs forms command center to centralize operations
Sun Star / Posted 20 days ago
the disposition and activities of sea vessels operating within the country’s area of responsibility. Coordination with Philippine Air Force, Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines, Air Transportation Office and other aerospace agencies in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Big protest in San Francisco: No hero’s burial for Marcosamong your countrymen lies. It is even a divisive hurting process far from bein
Big protest in San Francisco: No hero’s burial for Marcos
Inquirier.net / Posted 21 days ago
among your countrymen lies. It is even a divisive hurting process far from being a healing process.” Meanwhile, former Philippine Air Force staff sergeant Ricky Sindayen, now based in Oregon, said he was assigned to the Presidential Security... Read more
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Rappler
FACT CHECK: FA-50s criticized by Duterte are from S. Korea, not USDuterte referenced in his speech on September 9, 2016, were bought not from the
FACT CHECK: FA-50s criticized by Duterte are from S. Korea, not US
Rappler / Posted 22 days ago
Duterte referenced in his speech on September 9, 2016, were bought not from the US, but from South Korea. Photo from the Philippine Air Force MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday, September 9, slammed the United States'... Read more
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Rappler
VP Robredo honors outstanding Filipinos as 'modern day heroes'Colonel Wilfredo Manalang, Jr., Staff Sergeant Albert Eleazar, Intelligence Spe
VP Robredo honors outstanding Filipinos as 'modern day heroes'
Rappler / Posted 22 days ago
Colonel Wilfredo Manalang, Jr., Staff Sergeant Albert Eleazar, Intelligence Specialist Chief Fernando Parcon, from the Philippine Air Force: Lieutenant Colonel Oliver Bañaria, Master Sergeant Abel Idusma, Master Sergeant Sergeant Andersen... Read more
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The Manila Times
China: No reclamation at Panatagof mutual trust and the development of bilateral relations. The Department of
China: No reclamation at Panatag
The Manila Times / Posted 22 days ago
of mutual trust and the development of bilateral relations. The Department of National Defense on Wednesday released Philippine Air Force surveillance photos of Chinese vessels in addition to coast guard ships at Panatag, which Lorenzana said... Read more
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The Manila Times
PH releases ‘evidence’ of Chinese activity at Panatagnew island-building by China in the disputed West Philippine Sea (South China S
PH releases ‘evidence’ of Chinese activity at Panatag
The Manila Times / Posted 23 days ago
new island-building by China in the disputed West Philippine Sea (South China Sea). The surveillance photos, taken by the Philippine Air Force last Saturday, were released by the Department of National Defense (DND) as leaders of the Association... Read more
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