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Inquirier.net
US ship sails to Albay for humanitarian workreporters one of the features of the hospital ship. MARK ALVIC ESPLANA New sch
US ship sails to Albay for humanitarian work
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
reporters one of the features of the hospital ship. MARK ALVIC ESPLANA New school buildings Lt. Col. Baylon Aler of the Philippine Army Engineering Brigade said the mission’s team of engineers had started construction of two-classroom school... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rock against Marcos: Army probes Libingan ‘intrusion’MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Army is investigating the entry of protest
Rock against Marcos: Army probes Libingan ‘intrusion’
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Army is investigating the entry of protesters on Sunday inside the premises of the Libingan ng mga Bayani at Fort Bonifacio in Taguig City. The protesters placed stones bearing the names of victims of human... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Over 170 ‘drug pushers, users’ surrender to Digos, Zamboanga City copsdrugs after failing to find jobs. Another drug pusher named Boyet disclosed th
Over 170 ‘drug pushers, users’ surrender to Digos, Zamboanga City cops
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
drugs after failing to find jobs. Another drug pusher named Boyet disclosed that his source of drugs was a member of the Philippine Army. Tres de Mayo barangay chairman Oscar Bucol said the suspects feared for their lives as they were expecting... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Karapatan: Mindanao conflict will be settled via formal peace talkstransferred to civilian detention facilities. Both, they said, are receiving sp
Karapatan: Mindanao conflict will be settled via formal peace talks
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
transferred to civilian detention facilities. Both, they said, are receiving special treatment at the custody of the Philippine Army in Camp Bonifacio and Veterans Memorial Hospital respectively,” the group stated. Also among the advocacies... Read more
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Sun Star
Mayor Osmeña to hold ‘cheapest inauguration’already),” he added. He also chose Peras to administer his oath taking since t
Mayor Osmeña to hold ‘cheapest inauguration’
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
already),” he added. He also chose Peras to administer his oath taking since the former is his upper class in the Philippine Army Reservist. But now that he is back in the city, Tumulak said he will still attend the Team Rama’s... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Man flees from Bulacan checkpoint, leaving drugs, gun with soldiersthe 48th Infantry Battalion and the DRT police. Lt. Col. Eugenio Julio Osias,
Man flees from Bulacan checkpoint, leaving drugs, gun with soldiers
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
the 48th Infantry Battalion and the DRT police. Lt. Col. Eugenio Julio Osias, commanding officer of the 48th IB, said the Philippine Army has been helping the police crack down on illegal drugs. SFM Disclaimer: Comments do not represent the views... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesBrgy. General Luna, Sagay City. It maintained that it was a �detachment � of th
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
Brgy. General Luna, Sagay City. It maintained that it was a �detachment � of the Special Civilian Armed Auxilliary of the Philippine Army. The raid claimed the lives of agrarian reform beneficiaries Jose Pios and Dionesio Ybanez, and caused... Read more
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Sun Star
Native firstwith other botanists studying and collecting specimens in the forests of Kanang
Native first
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
with other botanists studying and collecting specimens in the forests of Kananga, Leyte when an infantry battalion of the Philippine Army mistook them for members of the New People’s Army. Co’s group was cut down by 245 rounds; three bullets hit... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Farewell to Army: Gazmin cites P60-B military upgradeefforts to modernize the military, which cost P60 billion in the last six years
Farewell to Army: Gazmin cites P60-B military upgrade
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
efforts to modernize the military, which cost P60 billion in the last six years. During a testimonial review at the Philippine Army headquarters in Fort Bonifacio on Friday, Gazmin stressed the military’s “significant progress” in its... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Fierce Abu foe introduced Basilan kids to play footballto 2005 and 2008, he served as one of the close-in security aides of Esperon.
Fierce Abu foe introduced Basilan kids to play football
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
to 2005 and 2008, he served as one of the close-in security aides of Esperon. Esperon was the commanding general of the Philippine Army and later the Armed Forces of the Philippines chief of staff. ‘Everyone wanted Tiny’ Perez was the favorite... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
10 years | UP students, human rights groups call for justice for 2 missing students – BulatlatRetired Major General Jovito Palparan, the accused criminal mastermind of the c
10 years | UP students, human rights groups call for justice for 2 missing students – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 6 days ago
Retired Major General Jovito Palparan, the accused criminal mastermind of the crime, is detained at the Philippine Army Custodial Center in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City, instead of a regular jail. He recently refused to file a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Gazmin to leave DND ‘contented, pleased’Outgoing Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin bids farewell to the Philippine Army
Gazmin to leave DND ‘contented, pleased’
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
Outgoing Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin bids farewell to the Philippine Army on Friday. Gazmin, who will step down on June 30, spent most of his career in public service as an Army man. FRANCES MANGOSING/INQUIRER.net The Philippine Army on Friday... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
WesMinCom renders departure honors for Army colonel killed in Zambohonors were held Wednesday for slain Lieutenant Colonel Cristobal Julian Paulo
WesMinCom renders departure honors for Army colonel killed in Zambo
Zamboanga Today / Posted 7 days ago
honors were held Wednesday for slain Lieutenant Colonel Cristobal Julian Paulo Perez of the 1st Infantry Division, Philippine Army, at the Andrews Air Base in this city. In a statement, Maj. Filemon Tan Jr., spokesperson of the Western... Read more
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The Manila Times
16 soldiers wounded in clash with SayyafJune 22, 2016 9:50 pm ZAMBOANGA CITY: More than a dozen Philippine Army soldie
16 soldiers wounded in clash with Sayyaf
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
June 22, 2016 9:50 pm ZAMBOANGA CITY: More than a dozen Philippine Army soldiers were wounded in intense battle with Abu Sayyaf rebels on Tuesday in southern Philippines, officials said. At least three... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Military chases after Abu; Canadian victim’s ID confirmedas we intensify military operations in Sulu to pin down the Abu Sayyaf and resc
Military chases after Abu; Canadian victim’s ID confirmed
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
as we intensify military operations in Sulu to pin down the Abu Sayyaf and rescue the remaining hostages,” said local Philippine Army spokesperson Maj. Felimon Tan. In Manila, the Philippine National Police confirmed Tuesday the decapitated... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Palparan enters no plea in Manalo brothers kidnapping – Bulatlatis not yet back at the Bulacan provincial jail,” Manalo told Bulatlat after the
Palparan enters no plea in Manalo brothers kidnapping – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 9 days ago
is not yet back at the Bulacan provincial jail,” Manalo told Bulatlat after the hearing. Palparan is being detained at the Philippine Army Custodial Center in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City. The pretrial conference is set on Aug. 25. The Manalo... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Palparan enters no plea in Manalo brothers kidnapping – Bulatlatis not yet back at the Bulacan provincial jail,” Manalo told Bulatlat after the
Palparan enters no plea in Manalo brothers kidnapping – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 9 days ago
is not yet back at the Bulacan provincial jail,” Manalo told Bulatlat after the hearing. Palparan is being detained at the Philippine Army Custodial Center in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City. The pretrial conference is set on Aug. 25. The Manalo... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Wesmincom condemns killing of Army colonel in ZamboangaTumaga, Zamboanga city, on Sunday evening. Lt. Col. Cristobal Julian Paulo “Ti
Wesmincom condemns killing of Army colonel in Zamboanga
Zamboanga Today / Posted 9 days ago
Tumaga, Zamboanga city, on Sunday evening. Lt. Col. Cristobal Julian Paulo “Tiny” Perez of the 1st Infantry Division, Philippine Army was shot to death by unidentified gunmen aboard a motorcycle in Barangay Guiwan, Zamboanga City. "Western... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Beng orders police probe on Army officer’s killingdirector Supt. Luisito Magnaye to lead a thorough investigation into the killin
Beng orders police probe on Army officer’s killing
Zamboanga Today / Posted 9 days ago
director Supt. Luisito Magnaye to lead a thorough investigation into the killing of Lt. Col. Cristobal Julian Paolo Perez, Philippine Army, inside his residence at Buenbrazo Drive, Barangay Guiwan, this city Sunday night. Mayor Climaco said she... Read more
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Rappler
Esperon ex-aide shot dead in Zamboangaretired General Hermogenes Esperon Jr, Perez was assigned to G-1 (personnel uni
Esperon ex-aide shot dead in Zamboanga
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
retired General Hermogenes Esperon Jr, Perez was assigned to G-1 (personnel unit) of the 1st infantry division of the Philippine Army based in Pagadian City. Prior to this, Perez also worked as an intelligence officer in the same... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
'Project Shoebox' launched for soldiers in BasilanAdopting the “Project Shoebox: Shoebox ko, Para sa Pag-aaral mo” of the Philipp
'Project Shoebox' launched for soldiers in Basilan
Zamboanga Today / Posted 13 days ago
Adopting the “Project Shoebox: Shoebox ko, Para sa Pag-aaral mo” of the Philippine Army, the Sigma Alpha Sorority of the University of the Philippines Los Baños launched a project benefiting Filipino soldiers in Basilan. Dubbed as the “Project... Read more
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Sun Star
Senators favor emergency powers to quash Abu Sayyaflegally possible to implement either emergency power or Martial law in that par
Senators favor emergency powers to quash Abu Sayyaf
Sun Star / Posted 13 days ago
legally possible to implement either emergency power or Martial law in that particular area in Mindanao." Sotto said. The Philippine Army and the Philippine National Police, Sotto said, is just waiting for a strong go-signal from Chief Executive... Read more
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New Kerala
Abu Sayyaf threatens to kill another hostage - newkerala.com #77546executed," Sekkingstad said on the phone. Since March, when Abu Sayyaf began i
Abu Sayyaf threatens to kill another hostage - newkerala.com #77546
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
executed," Sekkingstad said on the phone. Since March, when Abu Sayyaf began issuing threats against these hostages, the Philippine Army has unsuccessfully launched several offensives against the rebels. Philippine President Benigno Aquino, who... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Noy: I considered martial law in Suluaired his belief that Duterte would do something about the Abu Sayyaf and the A
Noy: I considered martial law in Sulu
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
aired his belief that Duterte would do something about the Abu Sayyaf and the AFP would step up to the challenge. “The Philippine Army or Armed Forces of the Philippines are just waiting for the opportunity. Believe me, they are just waiting... Read more
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The Star
Philippine general urges martial law to rein in southern militantsMANILA (Reuters) - A senior Philippine army general on Wednesday resumed a push
Philippine general urges martial law to rein in southern militants
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
MANILA (Reuters) - A senior Philippine army general on Wednesday resumed a push for martial law to be imposed on a troubled southern island where Islamist militants beheaded a Canadian captive, despite a recent decision by President Benigno Aquino... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Philippine general urges martial law to rein in southern militantsMANILA: A senior Philippine army general on Wednesday resumed a push for martia
Philippine general urges martial law to rein in southern militants
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
MANILA: A senior Philippine army general on Wednesday resumed a push for martial law to be imposed on a troubled southern island where Islamist militants beheaded a Canadian captive, despite a recent decision by President Benigno Aquino not to adopt... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Sotto on ASG beheading of Canadian hostage: ‘Act of cowardice’if Duterte could neutralize the bandits, the senator said: “Yes, I think so. Th
Sotto on ASG beheading of Canadian hostage: ‘Act of cowardice’
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
if Duterte could neutralize the bandits, the senator said: “Yes, I think so. This is only my personal opinion. Ang Philippine Army o ang Armed Forces of the Philippines naghihintay lang yan ng pagkakataon (The Philippine Army or Armed... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Cops ambushed in MasbateStandard) — A hot pursuit operation was launched Wednesday early morning by the
Cops ambushed in Masbate
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
Standard) — A hot pursuit operation was launched Wednesday early morning by the Masbate Provincial Police Station and the Philippine Army to track down suspected members of the New People’s Army (NPA) who allegedly ambushed five police officers... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
SportsA Philippine Army female soldier won the silver medal and a trophy during the 1
Sports
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 16 days ago
A Philippine Army female soldier won the silver medal and a trophy during the 11th edition of the Laguna Phuket International Marathon held in Thailand on June 5. Col. Benjamin Hao, PA spokesperson, identified the winner as Pfc. Jho-An Banayag of... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Weekend carnageJohn Ridsdel. The bandit group is still holding a Norwegian and the Filipina gi
Weekend carnage
Manila Standard Today / Posted 16 days ago
John Ridsdel. The bandit group is still holding a Norwegian and the Filipina girlfriend of one of the Canadians. The Philippine army is carrying out a military operation to rescue the remaining captives. They are having difficulties in the... Read more
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BBC News
Abu Sayyaf hostages in Philippines make video pleaAbu Sayyaf is believed to have only a few hundred armed followers but it has ma
Abu Sayyaf hostages in Philippines make video plea
BBC News / Posted 17 days ago
Abu Sayyaf is believed to have only a few hundred armed followers but it has managed to survive numerous assaults by the Philippine army, aided by US military trainers. Since 2014, when its commanders started swearing allegiance to so-called... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Abu Sayyaf group’s 'spotter' falls in Zamboanga Sibugayforces in a predominantly Christian province in Mindao early Sunday morning. M
Abu Sayyaf group’s 'spotter' falls in Zamboanga Sibugay
Zamboanga Today / Posted 18 days ago
forces in a predominantly Christian province in Mindao early Sunday morning. Major Filemon Tan Jr, spokesman of the Philippine Army Western Mindanao Command, said Sehar Muloc also known as Abner Muloc and Kumander Red Eye was arrested in a... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesby Supt. Flynn Dongbo, Bureau of Fire Protection led by Fire Marshall Supt. Rod
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 18 days ago
by Supt. Flynn Dongbo, Bureau of Fire Protection led by Fire Marshall Supt. Rodolfo Denaga, 303 rd Infantry Brigade of the Philippine Army represented by deputy commander Col. Leopoldo Galon, Bacolod Jail Management and Penology, Bacolod... Read more
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The Manila Times
Good News? You Vethonorably in an active-duty status under the command of the United States Armed
Good News? You Vet
The Manila Times / Posted 18 days ago
honorably in an active-duty status under the command of the United States Armed Forces in the Far East, or within the Philippine Army, the Philippine Scouts, or recognized guerrilla units, at any time during the period beginning September 1,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Me and my armyA young boy shows his delight while on the driver’s seat of a Philippine Army (
Me and my army
Manila Bulletin / Posted 18 days ago
A young boy shows his delight while on the driver’s seat of a Philippine Army (PA) Transport Truck which is among the PA materiel displayed at the Ayala Center Activity Center in Cebu City. The Armed Forces of the Philippines in Central Visayas held... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
(LOOK) Uptown Bonifacio Tower lit up in PH colors2016). Uptown Bonifacio is a new 15-hectare property located in the northern d
(LOOK) Uptown Bonifacio Tower lit up in PH colors
Manila Bulletin / Posted 18 days ago
2016). Uptown Bonifacio is a new 15-hectare property located in the northern district of the former headquarters of the Philippine Army. Megaworld Corporation plans to build new luxury residential condominiums and mixed-use business and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
2 soldiers killed in Sorsogon attackLEGAZPI CITY—Suspected New People’s Army (NPA) rebels shot to death two Philipp
2 soldiers killed in Sorsogon attack
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 days ago
LEGAZPI CITY—Suspected New People’s Army (NPA) rebels shot to death two Philippine Army soldiers at a remote village in Pilar town in Sorsogon province on Saturday afternoon, a report reaching the Philippine National Police (PNP) in Bicol... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Mt. Bulusan spews thick grayish cloudCabral told the Manila Bulletin that the Sorsogon Provincial Disaster Risk Redu
Mt. Bulusan spews thick grayish cloud
Manila Bulletin / Posted 20 days ago
Cabral told the Manila Bulletin that the Sorsogon Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (SPDRRMC), the Philippine Army and Philippine National Police are now distributing facemasks and towels to the people in the barangays... Read more
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Pilipino Star
US happy with Duterte appointmentsAquino. A Philippine Legion of Honor Awardee, he also served as commander of th
US happy with Duterte appointments
Pilipino Star / Posted 21 days ago
Aquino. A Philippine Legion of Honor Awardee, he also served as commander of the Special Operations Command of the Philippine Army. People of course are more familiar with former AFP chief Hermogenes Esperon (PMA Class ’74) who also served... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
4 S'wakian hostages freedKota Kinabalu: The four Malaysian sailors who were kidnapped by Abu Sayyaf gunm
4 S'wakian hostages freed
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 21 days ago
Kota Kinabalu: The four Malaysian sailors who were kidnapped by Abu Sayyaf gunmen in April have been freed, a Philippine army spokesman said. They were released at about midnight on Tuesday, but it was not immediately clear if a ransom had been... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Four Malaysians held hostage in the Philippines freedMalaysian sailors kidnapped by Filipino gunmen in April have been freed on the
Four Malaysians held hostage in the Philippines freed
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 22 days ago
Malaysian sailors kidnapped by Filipino gunmen in April have been freed on the southern Philippine island of Jolo, a Philippine army spokesman said. The sailors, part of the crew of a tugboat travelling between Malaysia and the Philippines,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Showing the human side of heroesit is necessary to recall the men who figured at the head of the government and
Showing the human side of heroes
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 days ago
it is necessary to recall the men who figured at the head of the government and the state of conditions in which the Philippine Army was found in that critical moment.” Alejandrino revealed defects in the government, saying the Cabinet... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
2 soldiers killed in Sayyaf ambushat 10:25 a.m. The report failed to identify the slain soldiers who were both m
2 soldiers killed in Sayyaf ambush
Manila Bulletin / Posted 25 days ago
at 10:25 a.m. The report failed to identify the slain soldiers who were both members of the 64th Infantry Battalion of the Philippine Army. The report added that the soldiers were returning to their camp coming from the town proper of Sumisip... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
30 years after Olalia-Alay-ay double murder | Ex-Col. Kapunan acquitted – Bulatlaton Oct 10, 2012 over the double murder of labor leader Rolando Olalia and compa
30 years after Olalia-Alay-ay double murder | Ex-Col. Kapunan acquitted – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 28 days ago
on Oct 10, 2012 over the double murder of labor leader Rolando Olalia and companion Leonor Alay-ay. An ex-colonel of the Philippine Army, his military VIP status helped him to defer getting transferred to Rizal Provincial Jail where some of his... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Jericho Rosales: I’m a former drug userwould be to declare the threat of illegal drugs as a national security issue, a
Jericho Rosales: I’m a former drug user
Inquirier.net / Posted 28 days ago
would be to declare the threat of illegal drugs as a national security issue, and that he would use two divisions of the Philippine Army and 3,000 policemen in the fight against it. “I’m not saying we should kill people. I just want to tell... Read more
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Inquirier.net
2 soldiers killed, 5 hurt in landmine blast in Lanao SurSoldiers from the 103rd Brigade of the Philippine Army, are in hot pursuit of t
2 soldiers killed, 5 hurt in landmine blast in Lanao Sur
Inquirier.net / Posted 29 days ago
Soldiers from the 103rd Brigade of the Philippine Army, are in hot pursuit of the Maute criminal group in Butig town in Lanao del Sur on Wedenesday, June 1, 2016. (Photo by : Richel V. Umel, Inquirer Mindanao) BUTIG, Lanao del Sur – At least two... Read more
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Rappler
Dureza, Bello, and the previous peace talksGloria Arroyo (2nd R) as she inspects the firearms surrendered by communist reb
Dureza, Bello, and the previous peace talks
Rappler / Posted 29 days ago
Gloria Arroyo (2nd R) as she inspects the firearms surrendered by communist rebels to the 4th Infantry Division of the Philippine Army on June 18, 2008. AFP photo Although he was already press secretary in the latter part of 2008, Dureza was... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
Duterte working on truce with NPAIn the wake of recent attacks against government forces done by members of the
Duterte working on truce with NPA
Coconuts Manila / Posted 30 days ago
In the wake of recent attacks against government forces done by members of the New People’s Army (NPA), incoming President Rodrigo Duterte said he hopes to enter into a ceasefire agreement with the group in the coming days. It may be recalled that... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
‘Frustrated’ torture victim asks Duterte, court to hasten trial of Palparan – Bulatlatthen handling charges on the disappearance of two UP students, granted in Septe
‘Frustrated’ torture victim asks Duterte, court to hasten trial of Palparan – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 30 days ago
then handling charges on the disappearance of two UP students, granted in September 2014 his request for transfer to the Philippine Army Custodial Center in Taguig City. Judge Felizmencio said it would issue a subpoena for Palparan within the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
54 JI-affiliated Maute militants slain in military offensiveand ten others were wounded in the continuing operations. “Combined military a
54 JI-affiliated Maute militants slain in military offensive
Manila Bulletin / Posted a month ago
and ten others 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,... Read more
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