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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesthe Department of Interior and Local Government, lauded the efforts of the prov
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 5 hours ago
the Department of Interior and Local Government, lauded the efforts of the provincial government of Negros Occidental, PNP, Philippine Army, Departments of Justice and Social Welfare and Development, Technical Education and Skills Development... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Of national dementia: The Malisbong Massacre, 42 years afterdeath—and the deafening silence of the nation after. Our story of Malisbong is
Of national dementia: The Malisbong Massacre, 42 years after
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
death—and the deafening silence of the nation after. Our story of Malisbong is this: The armed men were members of the Philippine Army, all Filipinos. The rape of women and mass murder of men, and the destruction of property in Malisbong were,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Ilocanos to pay tribute to PHL greatest painterIn 1898, he became a diplomat of the Philippines. At the request of his brother
Ilocanos to pay tribute to PHL greatest painter
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
In 1898, he became a diplomat of the Philippines. At the request of his brother Antonio, he designed the uniforms of the Philippine army. Meanwhile, Antonio Luna, an accomplished pharmacist, was active in the Propaganda movement in Spain. He was... Read more
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Inquirier.net
AFP, PNP dare to teach kids to say no to drugsare teaming up to educate public school students in Manila on the bad effects o
AFP, PNP dare to teach kids to say no to drugs
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
are teaming up to educate public school students in Manila on the bad effects of drugs. Earlier, 29 members of the Philippine Army’s Civil Military Operations Group (CMOG) finished the 10-day Drug Abuse Resistance Education (DARE) Officers... Read more
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Inquirier.net
SAF trooper, suspect killed in anti-narcotics ops in SuluKaunayan, according to a police report sent to INQUIRER.net. Three teams from
SAF trooper, suspect killed in anti-narcotics ops in Sulu
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
Kaunayan, according to a police report sent to INQUIRER.net. Three teams from different SAF companies and members of the Philippine Army provided support to the members of Patikul Municipal Police Station when it raided Daharani’s residence... Read more
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The Manila Times
Soldiers to teach kids dangers of illegal drugsManila Mayor Joseph Estrada has commissioned 29 members of the Philippine Army
Soldiers to teach kids dangers of illegal drugs
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada has commissioned 29 members of the Philippine Army to teach grade school pupils the dangers of illegal drugs. The 29 soldiers are all members of the Civil Military Operations Group (CMOG), an elite unit of the Philippine... Read more
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The Manila Times
DRUG REHAB CENTER IN ARMY CAMP OPENSTHE Philippine Army opened a two-hectare drug rehabilitation facility inside Ca
DRUG REHAB CENTER IN ARMY CAMP OPENS
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
THE Philippine Army opened a two-hectare drug rehabilitation facility inside Camp Datu Lipus in Barangay Awa, Prosperidad in Agusan del Sur recently. Col. Benjamin Hao, Army spokesman, said the Residential Treatment and Rehabilitation Center (RTRC)... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesUnit chief of the Bacolod City Police Office, said they will deploy about 1,200
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
Unit chief of the Bacolod City Police Office, said they will deploy about 1,200 police personnel, force multipliers and two Philippine Army teams, including reservists, during the MassKara Festival celebration. They will implement closures in... Read more
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Sun Star
15 soldiers positive for drug use(ID) and a Cafgu Active Auxiliary (CAA) member tested positive for illegal drug
15 soldiers positive for drug use
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
(ID) and a Cafgu Active Auxiliary (CAA) member tested positive for illegal drug use in a random drug test conducted by the Philippine Army (PA) since January this year. This was barred by 10th ID commander Major General Rafael Valencia to members... Read more
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The Manila Times
The challenge of transformationin 2010, I immediately reported to the Office of the Assistant Chief of Staff f
The challenge of transformation
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
in 2010, I immediately reported to the Office of the Assistant Chief of Staff for Civil-Military Operations (CMO) of the Philippine Army, then headed by Colonel Daniel Lucero (+), to take over the operations branch. I was supposed to join the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Ka Arman: ‘kumpare,’ comrade-in-armsin various shooting competitions. In that capacity,y he became friends with the
Ka Arman: ‘kumpare,’ comrade-in-arms
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
in various shooting competitions. In that capacity,y he became friends with the armory keeper, a Master Sergeant of the Philippine Army, who allowed him access to the ins and outs of the place, including the movement of personnel. His membership... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Destroying De LimaDayan to list down their cell phone numbers so they could be contacted readily.
Destroying De Lima
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
Dayan to list down their cell phone numbers so they could be contacted readily. De Lima introduced her driver, Dayan, as a Philippine Army captain and a native of Urbiztondo, Pangasinan where Ilocano is also spoken. Dayan reportedly told the four... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -CAPAS, Tarlac – Four new armored tanks were showcased by the Philippine Army’s
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 4 days ago
CAPAS, Tarlac – Four new armored tanks were showcased by the Philippine Army’s Mechanized Infantry Division on Tuesday. The M113A2 Armored Personnel Carrier mounted with a 25mm unmanned turret system was acquired by the Philippine Army as part of... Read more
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Rappler
Another Indonesian hostage released by the Abu Sayyafkidnapping business rather than religious ideology. On the same day, 20 member
Another Indonesian hostage released by the Abu Sayyaf
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
kidnapping business rather than religious ideology. On the same day, 20 members of the Abu Sayyaf surrendered to the Philippine Army in Sumisip, Basilan. SURRENDER. 20 members of the Abu Sayyaf surrender to the Philippine army. Photo from... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Duterte visits Army camp in CamsurPresident Rodrigo Duterte is visiting the 9th Infantry Division of the Philippi
Duterte visits Army camp in Camsur
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
President Rodrigo Duterte is visiting the 9th Infantry Division of the Philippine Army in Camarines Sur. He is joining a situation briefing inside the camp’s Officers’ Club. After this, he is set to face the soldiers at the gymnasium. A boodle... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Police deny presence of Abu Sayaff militants in Kinabatanganat Bukit Garam, near here. The message stated that the two were believed to be
Police deny presence of Abu Sayaff militants in Kinabatangan
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
at Bukit Garam, near here. The message stated that the two were believed to be Abu Sayaf militants who had escaped from the Philippines during a battle with the Philippine army, and around 30 to 40 of the militants had also escaped and hid near he... Read more
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The Manila Times
Village chief, ‘pusher’; slain; 8 others nabbed in PangasinanNate Jr. of Barangay Bonuan Binloc, Dagupan City; Jesus Macantantan of Barangay
Village chief, ‘pusher’; slain; 8 others nabbed in Pangasinan
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
Nate Jr. of Barangay Bonuan Binloc, Dagupan City; Jesus Macantantan of Barangay Calvo, Mangatarem; David Undayag, retired Philippine Army soldier of Barangay Poblacion D, Tayug town; Benjamin Gatinga of Barangay Malabago, Mangaldan town; and... Read more
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Sun Star
CA confirms AFP Chief of Staff, 24 othersGeneral 14. Felimon Santos Jr – to the grade of Brigadier General 15. Jose Ar
CA confirms AFP Chief of Staff, 24 others
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
General 14. Felimon Santos Jr – to the grade of Brigadier General 15. Jose Ariel Niembra – to the grade of Colonel, Philippine Army 16. Narciso Vingson Jr – to the grade of Rear Admiral 17. Rozzano Briguez – to the grade of Major... Read more
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Rappler
CA confirms AFP chief Visaya, 24 others despite SALN 'issues'General 14. Felimon Santos Jr – to the grade of Brigadier General 15. Jose Ar
CA confirms AFP chief Visaya, 24 others despite SALN 'issues'
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
General 14. Felimon Santos Jr – to the grade of Brigadier General 15. Jose Ariel Niembra – to the grade of Colonel, Philippine Army 16. Narciso Vingson Jr – to the grade of Rear Admiral 17. Rozzano Briguez – to the grade of Major... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Green group decries attacks on environmentalistsdefender who is part of our local affiliates in Compostela Valley, by elements
Green group decries attacks on environmentalists
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
defender who is part of our local affiliates in Compostela Valley, by elements of the 46th Infantry Battalion of the Philippine Army while two of his companions have apparently been forcibly disappeared," Kalikasan PNE campaign coordinator... Read more
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Rappler
AFP chief vows to 'decimate' Abu Sayyaf in 3 monthshelped facilitate Sekkingstad's release. There are unconfirmed reports that ran
AFP chief vows to 'decimate' Abu Sayyaf in 3 months
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
helped facilitate Sekkingstad's release. There are unconfirmed reports that ransom was paid. Visaya said a third of the Philippine Army has beendeployed to Tawi-Tawi, Basilan, and Jolo to eliminate the terrorist group. "With the rate we are... Read more
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Pilipino Star
We need US for South China Sea – DuterteI can talk peace… and so I can show that you are not there,” he said in a speec
We need US for South China Sea – Duterte
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
I can talk peace… and so I can show that you are not there,” he said in a speech before the 10th Infantry Division of the Philippine Army in Mawab, Compostela Valley. “I never said get out of the Philippines. For after all, we need them in... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Bloody Biography of Rodrigo Duterteand sent millions in military assistance for the anti-communist campaign, inclu
The Bloody Biography of Rodrigo Duterte
The Atlantic / Posted 6 days ago
and sent millions in military assistance for the anti-communist campaign, including a $10-million grant to the Philippine army for “the planting of news stories and the creation of new political groups.” Amid the murder and mayhem,... Read more
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Rappler
Duterte to revive Philippine Constabularyset-up in the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), when the PC was a major se
Duterte to revive Philippine Constabulary
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
set-up in the Armed 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... Read more
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Inquirier.net
De Lima ‘allowed’ illegal drug trade inside Bilibidbut by implication, kasi she allowed her driver at pati Baraan,” Duterte said d
De Lima ‘allowed’ illegal drug trade inside Bilibid
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
but by implication, kasi she allowed her driver at pati Baraan,” Duterte said during a speech at the 10th Infantry Division Philippine Army, Mawab, Compostella Valley. “I was correct all along because I was supplied with a matrix,” he... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Abu Sayyaf terrorists free two more captives; more releases expectedCommand based in Zamboanga City was quoted saying more hostages would likely be
Abu Sayyaf terrorists free two more captives; more releases expected
Asian Correspondent / Posted 7 days ago
Command based in Zamboanga City was quoted saying more hostages would likely be released in the coming weeks, as the Philippine army continue their relentless operation in Sulu. “We are not stopping until they are destroyed. We have a strong... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Duterte: Expect another retaliatory attackdrugs before troops at Camp Melchor dela Cruz in Gamu, Isabela yesterday. Behin
Duterte: Expect another retaliatory attack
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
drugs before troops at Camp Melchor dela Cruz in Gamu, Isabela yesterday. Behind him are (from left) Lt. Gen. Eduardo Año, Philippine Army commanding general; Gen. Ricardo Visaya, Armed Forces Chief of Staff; Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III;... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Q&A: The peer's daughter, vigilante killings and Duterte's crackdownand his son, Paolo Duterte, to a list of crimes worthy of a gangster film. Phi
Q&A: The peer's daughter, vigilante killings and Duterte's crackdown
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
and his son, Paolo Duterte, to a list of crimes worthy of a gangster film. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte poses with Philippine Army Scout Rangers at their headquarters at Camp Tecson in San Miguel, north of Manila. Photo / AP Who did he... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.comwith the Philippine National Police. This was confirmed by 1st Lt. Eidherf S.
NegrosChronicle.com
Negros Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
with the Philippine National Police. This was confirmed by 1st Lt. Eidherf S. Cruz of the 7th Infantry Battalion of the Philippine Army, which sent a platoon of soldiers to boost security of the Capital city of Dumaguete following the... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe Philippine Army has stationed a platoon of soldiers from the 79 th Infantry
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 8 days ago
The Philippine Army has stationed a platoon of soldiers from the 79 th Infantry Battalion in Dumaguete City to assist the Philippine National Police in joint patrols and checkpoints to boost security of the capital city and thwart possible bomb... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Duterte asks for six-month extension in war vs drugs, criminalitydrugs before troops at Camp Melchor dela Cruz in Gamu, Isabela yesterday. Behin
Duterte asks for six-month extension in war vs drugs, criminality
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
drugs before troops at Camp Melchor dela Cruz in Gamu, Isabela yesterday. Behind him are (from left) Lt. Gen. Eduardo Año, Philippine Army commanding general; Gen. Ricardo Visaya, Armed Forces Chief of Staff; Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III;... Read more
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The Manila Times
Duterte seeks 6-mTh extension to drug warthe closed-door discussions that we had with [AFP] Chief of Staff (Gen. Ricardo
Duterte seeks 6-mTh extension to drug war
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
the closed-door discussions that we had with [AFP] Chief of Staff (Gen. Ricardo Visaya) and other ground commanders of the [Philippine Army] 5th Infantry Division, the context of his message when he said ‘I’m giving this to you’ is he is sharing to... Read more
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The Manila Times
NPA claim on arrest of ex-rebel disputedTHE Philippine Army on Sunday denied allegations that it violated a ceasefire w
NPA claim on arrest of ex-rebel disputed
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
THE Philippine Army on Sunday denied allegations that it violated a ceasefire with communist rebels who had accused the military of arresting a former guerrilla in Kalinga province. “He was not arrested. The alleged elderly ex-guerilla opted to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
New Army 6th ID commander to have back-channel talks with MILFassumed as 6th ID commander only last Sept. 12. His predecessor, Major Gen. Edm
New Army 6th ID commander to have back-channel talks with MILF
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
assumed as 6th ID commander only last Sept. 12. His predecessor, Major Gen. Edmundo Pangilinan, now vice commander of the Philippine Army, also engaged in various peace-building programs while 6th ID commander. The first ever 6th ID commander to... Read more
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The Columbian
Militants in southern Philippines free Norwegian hostageSekkingstad is safe and sound with the Philippine authorities.” Sekkingstad fe
Militants in southern Philippines free Norwegian hostage
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
Sekkingstad is safe and sound with the Philippine authorities.” Sekkingstad fell ill while in captivity, according to a Philippine army officer who helped monitor the kidnapping. “Under the intense pressure of focused military operations, the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Troops told: Get 1,000 new narco targetson the runway and ready to take off, but just couldn’t),” the President said be
Troops told: Get 1,000 new narco targets
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
on the runway and ready to take off, but just couldn’t),” the President said before the 5th Infantry Division of the Philippine Army at Camp Melchor de la Cruz in Cauayan, Isabela. Under Presidential Proclamation 55, the President cited acts... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Militants in southern Philippines free Norwegian hostageSekkingstad is safe and sound with the Philippine authorities.” Sekkingstad fe
Militants in southern Philippines free Norwegian hostage
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 9 days ago
Sekkingstad is safe and sound with the Philippine authorities.” Sekkingstad fell ill while in captivity, according to a Philippine army officer who helped monitor the kidnapping. “Under the intense pressure of focused military operations, the... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Militants in southern Philippines free Norwegian hostageSekkingstad is safe and sound with the Philippine authorities." Sekkingstad fe
Militants in southern Philippines free Norwegian hostage
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 9 days ago
Sekkingstad is safe and sound with the Philippine authorities." Sekkingstad fell ill while in captivity, according to a Philippine army officer who helped monitor the kidnapping. "Under the intense pressure of focused military operations, the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Militants in southern Philippines free Norwegian hostageSekkingstad is safe and sound with the Philippine authorities." Sekkingstad fe
Militants in southern Philippines free Norwegian hostage
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 9 days ago
Sekkingstad is safe and sound with the Philippine authorities." Sekkingstad fell ill while in captivity, according to a Philippine army officer who helped monitor the kidnapping. "Under the intense pressure of focused military operations, the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Militants in southern Philippines free Norwegian hostageSekkingstad is safe and sound with the Philippine authorities." Sekkingstad fe
Militants in southern Philippines free Norwegian hostage
Hawaii News Now / Posted 9 days ago
Sekkingstad is safe and sound with the Philippine authorities." Sekkingstad fell ill while in captivity, according to a Philippine army officer who helped monitor the kidnapping. "Under the intense pressure of focused military operations, the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Militants in southern Philippines free Norwegian hostageSekkingstad is safe and sound with the Philippine authorities." Sekkingstad fe
Militants in southern Philippines free Norwegian hostage
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Sekkingstad is safe and sound with the Philippine authorities." Sekkingstad fell ill while in captivity, according to a Philippine army officer who helped monitor the kidnapping. "Under the intense pressure of focused military operations, the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Militants in southern Philippines free Norwegian hostageSekkingstad is safe and sound with the Philippine authorities." Sekkingstad fe
Militants in southern Philippines free Norwegian hostage
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
Sekkingstad is safe and sound with the Philippine authorities." Sekkingstad fell ill while in captivity, according to a Philippine army officer who helped monitor the kidnapping. "Under the intense pressure of focused military operations, the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
3rd narco listdrugs before troops at Camp Melchor dela Cruz in Gamu, Isabela yesterday. Behin
3rd narco list
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
drugs before troops at Camp Melchor dela Cruz in Gamu, Isabela yesterday. Behind him are (from left) Lt. Gen. Eduardo Año, Philippine Army commanding general; Gen. Ricardo Visaya, Armed Forces Chief of Staff; Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III;... Read more
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Rappler
Duterte bares P1-B donation to Philippine governmentCOMMANDER IN CHIEF. President Rodrigo Duterte poses with members of the Philipp
Duterte bares P1-B donation to Philippine government
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
COMMANDER IN CHIEF. President Rodrigo Duterte poses with members of the Philippine Army during a presidential trip to Gamu, Isabela, on September 17, 2016. Photo by Raymon Dullana/Rappler ISABELA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte said on... Read more
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Rappler
Suspected drug lord Odicta 'salvaged'"Boyet" Odicta Sr, who was killed along with his wife on August 29. In a speec
Suspected drug lord Odicta 'salvaged'
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
"Boyet" Odicta Sr, who was killed along with his wife on August 29. In a speech before the 5th Infantry Division of the Philippine Army in Isabela, the President said in his usual deadpan style that the Odictas were "perhaps" salvaged by a... Read more
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The Manila Times
Army: Matobato not a CafguTHE PHILIPPINE Army has no records showing that the self-proclaimed “Davao Deat
Army: Matobato not a Cafgu
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
THE PHILIPPINE Army has no records showing that the self-proclaimed “Davao Death Squad” member who linked President Rodrigo Duterte to summary killings was once part of its ranks. Col. Benjamin Hao, Army spokesman, said present and former military... Read more
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Pilipino Star
BurlesqueNo one else ever heard of the said character. Sen. Panfilo Lacson immediately G
Burlesque
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
No one else ever heard of the said character. Sen. Panfilo Lacson immediately Googled the name and found nothing. The Philippine Army, searching its files, says no one with the unlikely name Matobato appears on their list of Cafgu members. The... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Arrest of retired rebel in Kalinga violates ceasefire, NPA saysCPP-NPA in Kalinga urged authorities to release Aggalao in the spirit of the pe
Arrest of retired rebel in Kalinga violates ceasefire, NPA says
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
CPP-NPA in Kalinga urged authorities to release Aggalao in the spirit of the peace talks. It also called on the Philippine Army and government militia units to suspend all armed operations. Earlier, the Philippine Army declared that... Read more
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Inquirier.net
AFP: Accuser Matobato, terrorist Sali Makdum not on recordkiller also claimed to be a former militiaman in Davao, which the military deni
AFP: Accuser Matobato, terrorist Sali Makdum not on record
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
killer also claimed to be a former militiaman in Davao, which the military denied. “Based on the records of the Philippine Army, there is no Edgar Matobato in their records whether as a regular Army personnel or a member of the CAFGU.... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Army denies Davao Death Squad member claim The spokesman of the Philippine Army (PA) denied that a witness who claimed t
Army denies Davao Death Squad member claim
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
The spokesman of the Philippine Army (PA) denied that a witness who claimed to be a member of the Davao Death Squad (DDS) is part of their ranks. Army Col. Benjamin Hao made the reaction following the... Read more
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