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Inquirier.net
What happened to our military?they were relatively new as World War II had ended only a decade or two earlier
What happened to our military?
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 hours ago
they were relatively new as World War II had ended only a decade or two earlier. PN ships patrolled our seas unchallenged. Philippine Air Force (PAF) jets and propeller-driven planes proudly flew our skies. PAF C-47 (cargo) planes shuttled between... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
The South China Sea: Historical perspectives and contemporary reflectionsReef (Alicia Annie Reef), Xinyi Shoal (First Thomas Shoal), Banyue Shoal (Half
The South China Sea: Historical perspectives and contemporary reflections
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Reef (Alicia Annie Reef), Xinyi Shoal (First Thomas Shoal), Banyue Shoal (Half Moon Shoal) and Ren’ai Shoal. Supported by Philippine Air Force planes, it also launched a raid on four Chinese fishing vessels working near Banyue Shoal, detaining 62... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Duterte expected to grace PAF rites at Clark Incoming President Rodrigo R. Duterte is expected to attend the Philippine Ai
Duterte expected to grace PAF rites at Clark
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Incoming President Rodrigo R. Duterte is expected to attend the Philippine Air Force (PAF) 69th anniversary celebration on July 5 at Clark Air Base in Pampanga. The event will highlight the capabilities... Read more
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Rappler
Olympic boxer Barriga eyes fast track to pro titlegraduated by now. That's the only thing no one can get from me – my studies," B
Olympic boxer Barriga eyes fast track to pro title
Rappler / Posted yesterday
graduated by now. That's the only thing no one can get from me – my studies," Barriga said. He spent 3 years in the Philippine Air Force, rising to the rank of A2C – an airman, second rank. He filed for his discharge earlier this month to... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Another Abu Sayyaf member arrested in downtown Zambodowntown Zamboanga City, Tuesday afternoon. Joint personnel of Police Station
Another Abu Sayyaf member arrested in downtown Zambo
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
downtown Zamboanga City, Tuesday afternoon. Joint personnel of Police Station 4 led by Sr. Inspector Elmer Solon and 304th Philippine Air Force led by 2nd Lieutenant Rex Bello conducted a law enforcement operation resulting to the arrest of Usman... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Air Force’s Palomata ‘likely’ out of semis, says coachPhilippine Air Force. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net Philippine Air Forc
Air Force’s Palomata ‘likely’ out of semis, says coach
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
Philippine Air Force. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net Philippine Air Force may have to carry on without a vital presence in its middle area as blocker Dell Palomata could miss the remaining games of the Shakey’s V-League Open Conference. Jet... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Air Forces shoots down Iriga to advance to V-League semisAir Force vs Iriga in Shakey’s V-League. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net
Air Forces shoots down Iriga to advance to V-League semis
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
Air Force vs Iriga in Shakey’s V-League. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net Philippine Air Force showed its muscle and leveled an upset-seeking Iriga City, 25-23, 25-17, 25-18, Wednesday at San Juan Arena to lay claim to one of the semifinal spots... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Geisler-Matos duel more than a grudge matchand Ronilo Baez were in an immersion in the rural community of Mabayabas, Taysa
Geisler-Matos duel more than a grudge match
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
and Ronilo Baez were in an immersion in the rural community of Mabayabas, Taysan, Batangas when the 743rd Squadron of the Philippine Air Force took them into custody. Geisler shared to the media his advocacy of helping these political prisoners... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Abu Sayyaf member wanted for mass kidnapping fallsZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines -- Police and Philippine Air Force personnel captur
Abu Sayyaf member wanted for mass kidnapping falls
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines -- Police and Philippine Air Force personnel captured a suspected Abu Sayyaf member tagged in mass kidnapping in Basilan in a raid near the downtown area of this city at noon on Tuesday. Senior Inspector Helen Galvez,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte expected at Air Force anniversaryThe Philippine Air Force is expecting President-elect Rodrigo Duterte to attend
Duterte expected at Air Force anniversary
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
The Philippine Air Force is expecting President-elect Rodrigo Duterte to attend its anniversary to be held five days after he assumes office. PAF spokesperson Colonel Robert Musico said on Tuesday that they have sent an invitation to Duterte for the... Read more
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Sun Star
Avoid purchase of refurbished military equipment, gov't urgedonly one, as they were forced to stop the negotiation on the supposed purchase
Avoid purchase of refurbished military equipment, gov't urged
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
only one, as they were forced to stop the negotiation on the supposed purchase of 21 refurbished helicopters. Instead, the Philippine Air Force acquired new Bell 412 helicopters. "We were not able to finish the investigation but since there was no... Read more
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The Manila Times
US carriers hold drills in PH watersairborne electronic attack aircraft arrived at Clark Air Base in Pampanga provi
US carriers hold drills in PH waters
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
airborne electronic attack aircraft arrived at Clark Air Base in Pampanga province, north of Manila, for a training with Philippine Air Force pilots. The detachment is composed of four aircraft and about 120 personnel assigned to the VAQ 138... Read more
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The Manila Times
Big Brother JV is watching DND, AFPthe military ended up accepting eight units,” he said. Aside from the terminat
Big Brother JV is watching DND, AFP
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
the military ended up accepting eight units,” he said. Aside from the termination of the deal, the senator added, the Philippine Air Force acquired new Bell 412 helicopters. “I would say that it (committee hearing) did not go to waste,”... Read more
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The Manila Times
NCCA art in public spaces brings back Baybayin through tattoothe first Arts in Public Spaces murals debuted under the Mabini Bridge in Manil
NCCA art in public spaces brings back Baybayin through tattoo
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
the first Arts in Public Spaces murals debuted under the Mabini Bridge in Manila. In 2015, in partnership with Philippine Air Force and the Local Government of Pasay, Arts in Public Spaces was implemented in Villamor Airbase and the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
PAF welcomes training with 4 US attack aircraftMANILA, Philippines - The Philippine Air Force (PAF) welcomed yesterday the dep
PAF welcomes training with 4 US attack aircraft
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippine Air Force (PAF) welcomed yesterday the deployment of four US electronic attack aircraft along with over a hundred servicemen at Clark Field in Pampanga, purportedly to train their Filipino counterparts. The... Read more
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Sun Star
7 flood-prone schools identified in Cebu bridge citieswet during a flood, said Padilla. The City Government, in partnership with a p
7 flood-prone schools identified in Cebu bridge cities
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
wet during a flood, said Padilla. The City Government, in partnership with a private company, the Philippine Navy and Philippine Air Force, will conduct a drainage clean-up on June 30. Cenro has been deploying personnel to different barangays... Read more
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Rappler
US fighter planes arrive in Philippines for training missionUS deployed similar detachments throughout the Asia-Pacific for exercises with
US fighter planes arrive in Philippines for training mission
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
US deployed similar detachments throughout the Asia-Pacific for exercises with other allies, according to the statement. Philippine Air Force spokesman Colonel Araus Robert Musico told Agence France-Presse the mission was not directed toward any... Read more
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Inquirier.net
US ‘Growler’ attack aircraft in Clark to train with PH pilotsdubbed as one of the most advanced airborne electronic attack platform, arrived
US ‘Growler’ attack aircraft in Clark to train with PH pilots
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
dubbed as one of the most advanced airborne electronic attack platform, arrived in Clark Air Base on Wednesday to train the Philippine Air Force pilots of the FA-50 fighter jets, the US Embassy announced on Thursday. The Growler aircraft will... Read more
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Inquirier.net
NU’s loss to Air Force shows lack of character, says Gorayebreact after a play. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net National University w
NU’s loss to Air Force shows lack of character, says Gorayeb
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
react after a play. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net National University was having a field day against a winded Philippine Air Force, taking an impressive two sets to one lead in its elimination game in the Shakey’s V-League Open... Read more
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Inquirier.net
V-League: Air Force bags semis playoff, survives NUJudy Caballejo with a hit against two defenders. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIR
V-League: Air Force bags semis playoff, survives NU
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
Judy Caballejo with a hit against two defenders. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net Philippine Air Force secured at least a playoff for a semifinal spot in the Shakey’s V-League Open Conference after a five-set thriller against National... Read more
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Rappler
PH boxer Fernandez withdraws from Olympic qualifier due to cataractsand fight another day," said Picson of Fernandez, a two-time Southeast Asian Ga
PH boxer Fernandez withdraws from Olympic qualifier due to cataracts
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
and fight another day," said Picson of Fernandez, a two-time Southeast Asian Games gold medalist and a member of the Philippine Air Force. Picson said Fernandez's first doctor discouraged him from continuing his boxing career, but a second... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Me and my armyof the Philippines in Central Visayas held a static display of ammunition and e
Me and my army
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
of the Philippines in Central Visayas held a static display of ammunition and equipment by the PA, Philippine Navy and Philippine Air Force in observance of the 118th Anniversary of Philippine Independence yesterday, June 12, 2016. (Juan Carlo... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Prado returns, leads Laoag over Air ForceAir Force. Mark Giongco/INQUIRER.net Buoyed by the return of its key players,
Prado returns, leads Laoag over Air Force
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
Air Force. Mark Giongco/INQUIRER.net Buoyed by the return of its key players, Laoag needed only three sets to take down Philippine Air Force, 25-14, 25-23, 25-23, in the Shakey’s V-League Season 13 Open Conference Saturday night at Filoil Flying... Read more
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Rappler
Justice Carpio: Talks with China OK, if PH wins casewe did not agree. And no other country agreed to that proposal," he said on the
Justice Carpio: Talks with China OK, if PH wins case
Rappler / Posted 15 days ago
we did not agree. And no other country agreed to that proposal," he said on the sidelines of a symposium organized by the Philippine Air Force. Leverage vs China Fast-forward to 2016, Carpio said the Philippines "can sit down with China if... Read more
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Inquirier.net
UP ends V-League skid, keeps Baguio winlessof the Year Isa Molde was one Lady Maroon who upped the ante for UP, after just
UP ends V-League skid, keeps Baguio winless
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
of the Year Isa Molde was one Lady Maroon who upped the ante for UP, after just scoring seven points in their loss against Philippine Air Force, as she finished with a team-high 11 points. Nicole Tiamzon also had 11 points for UP while Diana... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -1993, the PGKM opposed the promotion to brigadier general of Col. Jovenar Reamb
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 18 days ago
1993, the PGKM opposed the promotion to brigadier general of Col. Jovenar Reambillo of the Clark Air Base Command of the Philippine Air Force. Reambillo was scored for his alleged “non-Air Force activities that encroached on private business”... Read more
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Inquirier.net
UP coach wants to see more improvement from Molde, Lady Maroonspoorly, he can’t help himself but call them out and try to get them out of thei
UP coach wants to see more improvement from Molde, Lady Maroons
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 days ago
poorly, he can’t help himself but call them out and try to get them out of their funk. And on Monday, as UP fell to Philippine Air Force in straight sets in the Shakey’s V-League Season 13 Open Conference, the one that got Yee’s ire was Isa... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Air Force stays perfect, beats winless UPDell Palomata (9) reacts during a game in the Shakey’s V-League Season 13 Open
Air Force stays perfect, beats winless UP
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 days ago
Dell Palomata (9) reacts during a game in the Shakey’s V-League Season 13 Open Conference. Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net Philippine Air Force kept their unbeaten streak going, trouncing winless UP, 27-25, 25-19, 25-17 in the Shakey’s V-League... Read more
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The Manila Times
Jet Spikers raze Baguio rivals, share V-L leadJune 5, 2016 1:58 am Philippine Air Force used its experience and clipped Team
Jet Spikers raze Baguio rivals, share V-L lead
The Manila Times / Posted 20 days ago
June 5, 2016 1:58 am Philippine Air Force used its experience and clipped Team Baguio with its power game, fashioning out a trouble-free 25-15, 25-18, 25-19 victory to notch its second straight win in... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Cignal clips Air Force in Spikers’ TurfAir Force’s solid net defense. Lorenzo Capate of Cignal scores on a spike agai
Cignal clips Air Force in Spikers’ Turf
Manila Bulletin / Posted 20 days ago
Air Force’s solid net defense. Lorenzo Capate of Cignal scores on a spike against Fauzi Ismail and Reyson Fuentes of Philippine Air Force in their game yesterday in the Spikers’ Turf 2-Open Conference at the San Juan Arena. Cignal won, 25-16,... Read more
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Rappler
Shakey’s V- Undefeated Pocari Sweat sweeps Laogfor Laoag, scoring 14 markers. Gemma Galanza also chipped in 9 points. In the
Shakey’s V- Undefeated Pocari Sweat sweeps Laog
Rappler / Posted 20 days ago
for Laoag, scoring 14 markers. Gemma Galanza also chipped in 9 points. In the earlier game, Joy Cases spearheaded the Philippine Air Force with 12 points to sweep Baguio, 25-15, 25-19, 25-18. The Jet Spikers will next face the young UP Lady... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Olalia family to appeal junking of murder raps vs Kapunandouble murder case yesterday said they would appeal an Antipolo City court’s di
Olalia family to appeal junking of murder raps vs Kapunan
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 days ago
double murder case yesterday said they would appeal an Antipolo City court’s dismissal of the charges against a former Philippine Air Force (PAF) officer accused of being one of those who ordered the killings as a prelude to a right-wing... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
South Korea eyes improved ties with PH under Duterte presidencyand grant projects in the Philippines, as well as South Korea’s support for the
South Korea eyes improved ties with PH under Duterte presidency
Manila Bulletin / Posted 22 days ago
and grant projects in the Philippines, as well as South Korea’s support for the modernization of the Philippine military. The Philippine Air Force recently purchased 12 fighter jets from a South Korean company in line with its modernization prog... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Olango Challenge raises P1.5 M for island schoolsChairman of the Philippine Business for Social Progress in the Visayas (PBSP Vi
Olango Challenge raises P1.5 M for island schools
Manila Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
Chairman of the Philippine Business for Social Progress in the Visayas (PBSP Visayas). Last year, tragedy struck when a Philippine Air Force master sergeant drowned. Despite the tragedy, Aboitiz assured that the Challenge will be... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Team Bali Pure: We need to get better in a hurry | SportsLady Eagles stars with choice additions from San Beda and San Sebastian lost in
Team Bali Pure: We need to get better in a hurry | Sports
Pilipino Star / Posted 25 days ago
Lady Eagles stars with choice additions from San Beda and San Sebastian lost in four sets (25-23, 14-25, 25-19, 25-16) to Philippine Air Force in their Shakey’s V-League Open Conference debut Monday, May 30. The reunion of players who suited up... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
54 jihadists slain in Lanao Sursaid the military will continue intensified operations, involving troops of the
54 jihadists slain in Lanao Sur
Manila Standard Today / Posted 25 days ago
said the military will continue intensified operations, involving troops of the 103rdn Infantry Brigade, the police and Philippine Air Force. “The troops continue to advance towards the enemy stronghold and defeat the terrorist group in the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
54 JI-affiliated Maute militants slain in military offensivewere wounded in the continuing operations. “Combined military and police force
54 JI-affiliated Maute militants slain in military offensive
Manila Bulletin / Posted 25 days ago
were wounded in the continuing operations. “Combined military and police forces from the 103 Brigade, Philippine Army and Philippine Air Force (PAF) have been conducting intense military operations in Barangay Ragayan, Butig, Lanao del Sur,” said... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Unheralded Palomata stars for Air Force in V-LeaguePure in the Shakey’s V-League Season 13 Open Conference. Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRE
Unheralded Palomata stars for Air Force in V-League
Inquirier.net / Posted 25 days ago
Pure in the Shakey’s V-League Season 13 Open Conference. Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net It was almost the perfect debut for Philippine Air Force upstart Dell Palomata. Playing her first game for the Jet Spikers, she was motivated to strut her stuff... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Soriano admits she’s still adjusting as Bali Pure playing-coach13 Open Conference. The former Ateneo star shared the things she had to deal w
Soriano admits she’s still adjusting as Bali Pure playing-coach
Inquirier.net / Posted 25 days ago
13 Open Conference. The former Ateneo star shared the things she had to deal with, as the Purest Water Defenders fell to Philippine Air Force in four sets in their debut. “It was different because I had to play but then again, I had to think... Read more
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The Manila Times
2 soldiers killed, 10 woundedlair of the jihadists. Ground troops were supported by artillery fire and aeria
2 soldiers killed, 10 wounded
The Manila Times / Posted 25 days ago
lair of the jihadists. Ground troops were supported by artillery fire and aerial bombardment of OV-10 aircrafts from the Philippine Air Force. Lanao del Sur police chief, Senior Supt. Rustom Duran, said police forces backed the military... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Air Force soars past shorthanded Bali PurePhilippine Air Force took advantage of an undermanned Bali Pure side to win, 25
Air Force soars past shorthanded Bali Pure
Inquirier.net / Posted 26 days ago
Philippine Air Force took advantage of an undermanned Bali Pure side to win, 25-23, 14-25, 25-19, 25-16, in the Shakey’s V-League Season 13 Open Conference Monday at Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan. The Jet Spikers leaned on newcomer Dell... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
54 militants killed in Lanao del Surwere wounded in the continuing operations. “Combined military and police force
54 militants killed in Lanao del Sur
Manila Bulletin / Posted 26 days ago
were wounded in the continuing operations. “Combined military and police forces from the 103 Brigade, Philippine Army and Philippine Air Force (PAF) have been conducting intense military operations in Barangay Ragayan, Butig, Lanao del Sur,” said... Read more
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Pilipino Star
54 JI-inspired militants, 2 soldiers killed in Lanao del Sur operations | Nationsaid. Tan said that the combined military forces from the 5th Mechanized Batta
54 JI-inspired militants, 2 soldiers killed in Lanao del Sur operations | Nation
Pilipino Star / Posted 26 days ago
said. Tan said that the combined military forces from the 5th Mechanized Battalion, 51st Infantry Battalion, and Philippine Air Force (PAF) were involved in the offensive attack. He said the target of the military forces were the... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
WestMinCom: 22 local terrorists die in clashes with troopstwo soldiers and wounding of nine other government troopers from the 5th Mechan
WestMinCom: 22 local terrorists die in clashes with troops
Zamboanga Today / Posted 26 days ago
two soldiers and wounding of nine other government troopers from the 5th Mechanized Battalion, 51st Infantry Battalion and Philippine Air Force. Tan said government forces were still pursuing the armed group in the area. The military blamed the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Abu attempt to seize doctor foiled | Nationin Barangay Bus-Bus, and Lao, Mandangan and Maman to the Sulu Provincial Hospit
Abu attempt to seize doctor foiled | Nation
Pilipino Star / Posted 26 days ago
in Barangay Bus-Bus, and Lao, Mandangan and Maman to the Sulu Provincial Hospital for treatment. Except for Maman, the Philippine Air Force later airlifted the four to a hospital in this city. Cayat said they have yet to determine who among... Read more
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The Manila Times
Clashes continue in Lanao Del Surbattle, but ground troops were being supported by artillery fire and aerial bom
Clashes continue in Lanao Del Sur
The Manila Times / Posted 26 days ago
battle, but ground troops were being supported by artillery fire and aerial bombardment by aging OV-10 aircraft from the Philippine Air Force. Gov. Bombit Adiong of Lanao del Sur has not issued any statement on the fighting, but the regional... Read more
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Rappler
2012 Olympic boxer Mark Barriga to turn pro in Junemanager Jason Soong tells Rappler. "Going pro was the next choice he had." The
2012 Olympic boxer Mark Barriga to turn pro in June
Rappler / Posted 27 days ago
manager Jason Soong tells Rappler. "Going pro was the next choice he had." The 5-foot-2 Barriga, a corporal in the Philippine Air Force, will fight in an 8-round bout in his minimumweight (105 pounds) debut, with his manager eyeing a fast... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Gov’t troops kill 22 terror group members in Lanao del Suragainst the Maute group. “The combined military forces from the 5th Mechanized
Gov’t troops kill 22 terror group members in Lanao del Sur
Inquirier.net / Posted 27 days ago
against the Maute group. “The combined military forces from the 5th Mechanized Battalion, 51st Infantry Battalion and Philippine Air Force have been conducting intense military operations against a notorious LTG (local terror group) in... Read more
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