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Inquirier.net
Neighbors saw 2 sides of shooterA BATTLE TO TEST HIM Vhon Tanto, shown here in his Philippine Army gear, has re
Neighbors saw 2 sides of shooter
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 hours ago
A BATTLE TO TEST HIM Vhon Tanto, shown here in his Philippine Army gear, has reportedly left his Quiapo residence since the fatal road-rage shooting Monday night. PHOTO FROM MPD HOMICIDE DIVISION The neighbors of shooting suspect Vhon Martin Tanto... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Security tight as Olympic Games nearthe Summer Games unfold amid previous calls for a postponement. “The Athletes
Security tight as Olympic Games near
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 hours ago
the Summer Games unfold amid previous calls for a postponement. “The Athletes Village here is like a castle,” said the Philippine Army officer, who served as commander of the Presidential Escorts during the term of then Philippine President... Read more
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Rappler
PH Olympians go about their business amid security concernsthe Summer Games unfold amid previous calls for a postponement. “The Athletes
PH Olympians go about their business amid security concerns
Rappler / Posted 16 hours ago
the Summer Games unfold amid previous calls for a postponement. “The Athletes Village here is like a castle,” said the Philippine Army officer, who served as commander of the Presidential Escorts during the term of then Philippine President... Read more
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Rappler
Vehicle of suspect in Quiapo road rage slay foundthat he will leave his car to him for the meantime because they will go to Bata
Vehicle of suspect in Quiapo road rage slay found
Rappler / Posted 18 hours ago
that he will leave his car to him for the meantime because they will go to Bataan)," Videz told Rappler. Tanto, a Philippine Army reservist, reportedly arrived in Leano's house around 6 pm on Tuesday, July 26. Police said Leano was not... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Dead or alive': Hunt on for Army reservist tagged in biker’s slayA BATTLE TO TEST HIM Vhon Tanto, shown here in his Philippine Army gear, has re
‘Dead or alive': Hunt on for Army reservist tagged in biker’s slay
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
A BATTLE TO TEST HIM Vhon Tanto, shown here in his Philippine Army gear, has reportedly left his Quiapo residence since the fatal road-rage shooting Monday night. PHOTO FROM MPD HOMICIDE DIVISION The police and the Army are looking for Vhon Tanto,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Army reserve soldier tagged in biker’s slayA BATTLE TO TEST HIM Vohn Tanto, shown here in his Philippine Army gear, has re
Army reserve soldier tagged in biker’s slay
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
A BATTLE TO TEST HIM Vohn Tanto, shown here in his Philippine Army gear, has reportedly left his Quiapo residence since the fatal road-rage shooting Monday night. PHOTO FROM MPD HOMICIDE DIVISION The police and the Army are looking for Vhon Tanto,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Army reservist wanted ‘dead or alive’the Army Reserve Command (Arescom) to conduct its own probe on reserve Army Pvt
Army reservist wanted ‘dead or alive’
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
the Army Reserve Command (Arescom) to conduct its own probe on reserve Army Pvt. Vhon Tanto. “Tanto is a reservist of the Philippine Army with the rank of private. He is assigned with the 1301st Community Defense Center National Capital Region... Read more
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Minda News
Camp San Gabriel in Davao will be pilot for ‘rehab centers-in-military camps’ projectPhilippines in Mindanao (UP-Min), Camp San Gabriel is the headquarters of the 1
Camp San Gabriel in Davao will be pilot for ‘rehab centers-in-military camps’ project
Minda News / Posted yesterday
Philippines in Mindanao (UP-Min), Camp San Gabriel is the headquarters of the 11th Regional Community Defense Group of the Philippine Army. Duterte said the facilities will be run by professionals. “Asa kag kwarta?” (Where will you get the money... Read more
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The Manila Times
Road rage killer an Army reservist27, 2016 10:52 pm THE man who shot dead a casino gaming assistant during a tra
Road rage killer an Army reservist
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
27, 2016 10:52 pm THE man who shot dead a casino gaming assistant during a traffic altercation is a reservist, the Philippine Army said Wednesday. Col. Benjamin Hao, Army spokesman, said Vhon Tanto, who killed Mark Vincent Garalde, is a... Read more
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Rappler
Police to launch manhunt vs Manila road rage suspectsuspected gunman in a road rage incident in Manila, if he does not surrender by
Police to launch manhunt vs Manila road rage suspect
Rappler / Posted yesterday
suspected gunman in a road rage incident in Manila, if he does not surrender by Wednesday afternoon, July 27. Tanto is a Philippine Army reservist suspected of shooting dead cyclist Mark Vincent Geralde in Quiapo, Manila last Monday, July 25,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Army to investigate reservist tagged in fatal road rage incidentcyclist Mark Vincent Garalde after a road altercation in Quiapo, Manila, on Mon
Army to investigate reservist tagged in fatal road rage incident
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
cyclist Mark Vincent Garalde after a road altercation in Quiapo, Manila, on Monday night. SCREENGRAB FROM YOUTUBE The Philippine Army will launch an investigation on the reported reservist from their ranks who allegedly killed a bicycle rider... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Army reservist tagged in deadly shooting of bikerMonday night. Speaking to media, the Manila Police District (MPD) identified t
Army reservist tagged in deadly shooting of biker
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Monday night. Speaking to media, the Manila Police District (MPD) identified the driver as Vhon Tanto, a businessman and a Philippine Army reservist. Tanto was tagged as the person seen on CCTV footage shooting Mark Vincent Garalde along P. Casal... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalago. He said this was achieved by bringing government closer to the people thr
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted yesterday
ago. He said this was achieved by bringing government closer to the people through Bayanihan activities initiated by the Philippine Army, and the “Mag Degamo ta” medical missions. Under his leadership, more than 60 members of the New People’s... Read more
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Rappler
Communist rebels kidnap 4 PNP men in Surigao del Norteceasefire with the New People’s Army (NPA). Captain Joe Patrick Martinez, spok
Communist rebels kidnap 4 PNP men in Surigao del Norte
Rappler / Posted yesterday
ceasefire with the New People’s Army (NPA). Captain Joe Patrick Martinez, spokesperson of the 4th Infantry Division of the Philippine Army, identified the victims as Senior Police Officer 3 Santiago Lamanilao of the Surigao City Police Office,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
President Duterte pleads peace with everybodyfrom ANC) | (mb.com.ph) “Wala na akong ibang hangarin kundi ang kapayapaan na
President Duterte pleads peace with everybody
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
from ANC) | (mb.com.ph) “Wala na akong ibang hangarin kundi ang kapayapaan na lang [sa] bayan ko,” the President told the Philippine Army personnel deployed in Fort Magsaysay in Nueva Ecija. According to Duterte, a strong armed forces and a... Read more
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The Manila Times
Army major faces court martial for drugsthe weekend for his alleged involvement in illegal drug operations faces court
Army major faces court martial for drugs
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
the weekend for his alleged involvement in illegal drug operations faces court martial and dismissal from the service, the Philippine Army said on Sunday. Col. Benjamin Hao, Army spokesman, said Maj. Suharto Tambidan Macabuat, 40, is being... Read more
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The Manila Times
Masbate police dead in anti-narcotics drivewho is newly wedded and a resident of Espinosa village, Masbate City was shot b
Masbate police dead in anti-narcotics drive
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
who is newly wedded and a resident of Espinosa village, Masbate City was shot by Cesar Punsalan Jr., 36, a former member of Philippine Army and a resident of Pinamarbuhan, Mobo town. Calubaquid said that the victim along with intelligence... Read more
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Aljazeera
Inside Abu Sayyaf: Blood, drugs and conspiracieslines to fight the Philippine military. In an interview with Al Jazeera last y
Inside Abu Sayyaf: Blood, drugs and conspiracies
Aljazeera / Posted 4 days ago
lines to fight the Philippine military. In an interview with Al Jazeera last year, the late Colonel Paolo Perez of the Philippine Army, who commanded a battalion in Basilan said: "The youngest ASG [Abu Sayyaf] member we captured while fighting... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Narcs arrest ex-mayor tagged as Mindanao drug queenArmy Maj. Suharto Macabuat in Grand Ballon in Barangay Kauswagan here around 11
Narcs arrest ex-mayor tagged as Mindanao drug queen
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Army Maj. Suharto Macabuat in Grand Ballon in Barangay Kauswagan here around 11 a.m. Major Macabuat is assigned to the Philippine Army headquarters in Fort Bonifacio. Seized inside the couple’s two-story house, where other individuals also... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte satisfied with military ops vs Abu Sayyaf in Basilanofficial visit to the province, but was only limited to Isabela City, where the
Duterte satisfied with military ops vs Abu Sayyaf in Basilan
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
official visit to the province, but was only limited to Isabela City, where the headquarters of the 104th Brigade of the Philippine Army is located. “I am with you in the punitive and law enforcement actions against the terrorist Abu Sayyaf... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Gov’t may tap GSIS to handle military pensionNueva Ecija on September 4. A total of 27,300 M4 rifles will be distributed by
Gov’t may tap GSIS to handle military pension
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
Nueva Ecija on September 4. A total of 27,300 M4 rifles will be distributed by the Armed Forces of the Philippines to the Philippine Army and Marine Corps. (Jacqueline Hernandez/Manila Bulletin) The Duterte administration is considering tapping... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
SportsTeam Bravo and Team Charlie ruled in Stage 2 and 3 of the Negros Press Club and
Sports
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 7 days ago
Team Bravo and Team Charlie ruled in Stage 2 and 3 of the Negros Press Club and 303 rd Infantry Brigade Philippine Army Media Fun Shoot at the Brown Eagle Firing Range at Camp Gerona in Barangay Minoyan, Murcia, Negros Occidental. Team Charlie led... Read more
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Inquirier.net
AFP chief tells troops on pay raise: Be patientArmy spokesperson Col. Benjamin Hao said, quoting the AFP chief. Visaya made h
AFP chief tells troops on pay raise: Be patient
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
Army spokesperson Col. Benjamin Hao said, quoting the AFP chief. Visaya made his first official visit as AFP chief at the Philippine Army headquarters on Wednesday. Last week, Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno said the government would not be able... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Smart/MVPSF taekwondo draws record 2,000 jinsUniversity, LSGH, San Beda College, DPS, DLSZ, Las Piñas, Cebu, Iloilo, Bacolod
Smart/MVPSF taekwondo draws record 2,000 jins
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
University, LSGH, San Beda College, DPS, DLSZ, Las Piñas, Cebu, Iloilo, Bacolod, Philippine Navy, Philippine Air Force and Philippine Army. Members of the Philippine team will also see action for their respective mother squads. The tournament... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -belonging to the New People’s Army and its breakaway faction Rebolusyonaryong H
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 9 days ago
belonging to the New People’s Army and its breakaway faction Rebolusyonaryong Hukbo ng Bayan who earlier surrendered to the Philippine Army upon the prodding of their former comradein-arms who is now a mayor were presented to Gov. Lilia “Nanay Baby”... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesis slated to be buried today at the Isabela public cemetery, with full military
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
is slated to be buried today at the Isabela public cemetery, with full military honors, being a former member of the Philippine Army. Chief Inspector Anthony Grande, Isabela police chief, said they are now on red alert, as security will be... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Jazzing it upUniversity Band, Adamson Acoustic Band, and UST Wind Orchestra. Other particip
Jazzing it up
Manila Bulletin / Posted 12 days ago
University Band, Adamson Acoustic Band, and UST Wind Orchestra. Other participating groups are Armed Forces Bands from the Philippine Army, Philippine Coast Guard and the Presidential Security Group. “Winds And Jazz: The CCP International Band... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
As dead season continues, sugar workers occupy land for survival – Bulatlatelements of the Provincial Public Safety Company of the Philippine National Pol
As dead season continues, sugar workers occupy land for survival – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 13 days ago
elements of the Provincial Public Safety Company of the Philippine National Police, the 303rd Infantry Brigade of the Philippine Army and private security personnel with intent to disperse farm workers who have embarked on land... Read more
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Inquirier.net
AFP wants to improve service through social mediadisasters and calamities. “It also helps out to clarify misinformation being s
AFP wants to improve service through social media
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
disasters and calamities. “It also helps out to clarify misinformation being spread around,” he added. In 2014, the Philippine Army came out with its own social media handbook, which sets the ground rules for the troops in using social... Read more
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The Manila Times
11 BIFF slain in renewed clashesIslamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) blamed in Wednesday’s attack that killed 11 fig
11 BIFF slain in renewed clashes
The Manila Times / Posted 14 days ago
Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) blamed in Wednesday’s attack that killed 11 fighters and an 11-year-old girl. The Philippine Army 601st Brigade commander, Col. Cirilito Sobejana, said that besides the 11 BIFF members killed, at least 19... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Fight for justice ‘clearer’ with surrender of Cafgu men involved in Manalo brothers kidnapping – Bulatlatthat the case filed by the brothers against their tormentors has seen its day i
Fight for justice ‘clearer’ with surrender of Cafgu men involved in Manalo brothers kidnapping – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 14 days ago
that the case filed by the brothers against their tormentors has seen its day in court. Palparan, who is detained at the Philippine Army Custodial Center, and several militiamen are facing two counts of kidnapping, and serious illegal detention... Read more
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Inquirier.net
CA upholds ruling dismissing bid of militant leaders for protectionVirgilio Hernandez, former Deputy Commander for Intelligence of the AFP, former
CA upholds ruling dismissing bid of militant leaders for protection
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
Virgilio Hernandez, former Deputy Commander for Intelligence of the AFP, former ISAFP Chief Brig. General Arnold M. Quiapo, Philippine Army, former Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Ricardo Marquez and former National Capital Region Police... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Isabela residents seek justice for death of town officialown peace. Let there be peace on earth and let us begin with us.” 1Lt. Neilber
Isabela residents seek justice for death of town official
Manila Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
own peace. Let there be peace on earth and let us begin with us.” 1Lt. Neilbert Dagpin of the Charlie Company, 11th IB, Philippine Army said it is their role to confront any threat to peace in the town. But he said they cannot attain peace... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Soldier shoots fellow soldier in SangaliPolice Office (ZCPO) spokesperson Sr. Inspector Helen Galvez said the victim, i
Soldier shoots fellow soldier in Sangali
Zamboanga Today / Posted 16 days ago
Police Office (ZCPO) spokesperson Sr. Inspector Helen Galvez said the victim, identified as Ricky Bundalao, a member of the Philippine Army, was shot by Rene Ugpo, also Philippine Army assigned with the 15th Division Reconnaissance Company based in... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientallargely in the success of concerted efforts among different agencies, like the
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 16 days ago
largely in the success of concerted efforts among different agencies, like the Commission on Elections, the PNP, the Philippine Army, and the Diocesan Electoral Board for peaceful and orderly elections May 9. Meanwhile, Fama turned over some... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Investing in girlsHigh School and the University of the Philippines-Los Banos where he finished f
Investing in girls
Pilipino Star / Posted 17 days ago
High School and the University of the Philippines-Los Banos where he finished forest products engineering. He joined the Philippine Army in 1989 finishing first in his Officer Candidate School class. He lives a modest life with his wife and only... Read more
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Sun Star
Police continue rescue ops of GovGen commanderlast May was tagged as "drug protector" of big-time drug pushers. Rescue opera
Police continue rescue ops of GovGen commander
Sun Star / Posted 17 days ago
last May was tagged as "drug protector" of big-time drug pushers. Rescue operations have been conducted by police and the Philippine Army for the past 43 days. Gaerlan said they have already determined the location of the NPA rebels but refused... Read more
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Inquirier.net
AFP chief cites Rody order: Rescue hostages, get Abussaid. He admitted, however, that what there were in the ARMM were groups claim
AFP chief cites Rody order: Rescue hostages, get Abus
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 days ago
said. He admitted, however, that what there were in the ARMM were groups claiming to support IS. Visaya once served as a Philippine Army brigade commander in Basilan. Earlier, former Ungkaya Pukan (Basilan) Mayor Joel Maturan said IS existed in... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.comand one hundred thirty-four (134) Chiefs of Police, City & Municipal Anti-Drug
NegrosChronicle.com
Negros Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
and one hundred thirty-four (134) Chiefs of Police, City & Municipal Anti-Drug Personnel, separate units, personnel of the Philippine Army, Tri-Media and five (5) Provincial DILG Staff with a total of six-hundred fifty-seven (657)... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Nine Abu Sayyaf gunmen, one soldier killed in Sulu clashtook place in Barangay Kabuntakas, Patikul, Sulu. Tan said operating elements
Nine Abu Sayyaf gunmen, one soldier killed in Sulu clash
Zamboanga Today / Posted 19 days ago
took place in Barangay Kabuntakas, Patikul, Sulu. Tan said operating elements of 45th Infantry Battalion (45IB) from the Philippine Army 501st Brigade while conducting FMO (Focused Military Operation) encountered more or less 130 Abu Sayyaf armed... Read more
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The Manila Times
PNP condemns tribal leader’s slayReform Office. Labawan has been actively supporting the Peace and Development
PNP condemns tribal leader’s slay
The Manila Times / Posted 21 days ago
Reform Office. Labawan has been actively supporting the Peace and Development Outreach Program or Oplan Bayanihan of the Philippine Army that has been opposed by the New People’s Army (NPA) and criticized by the progressive humanitarian advocates... Read more
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The Manila Times
Philippine army: 10 dead in clashes with Islamic militantsJuly 7, 2016 10:59 pm MANILA: Philippine government forces fought hundreds of
Philippine army: 10 dead in clashes with Islamic militants
The Manila Times / Posted 21 days ago
July 7, 2016 10:59 pm MANILA: Philippine government forces fought hundreds of Islamic militants on two remote islands Thursday, with the military aircraft-backed campaign leaving up to 10... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalmayors, vice mayors and councilors, 134 police chiefs, PNP officials and person
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 22 days ago
mayors, vice mayors and councilors, 134 police chiefs, PNP officials and personnel from separate units, personnel from the Philippine Army, the tri-media and five staff from the provincial DILG office. Chief Supt. Conrad Capa, the police regional... Read more
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Inquirier.net
13 Army soldiers flunk drug testThe Philippine Army will be subjecting to further confirmatory tests 13 soldier
13 Army soldiers flunk drug test
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 days ago
The Philippine Army will be subjecting to further confirmatory tests 13 soldiers who failed a urine drug test conducted on Tuesday. The Army’s morning Taebo exercise on Tuesday provided the opportunity for the surprise drug test conducted on 2,500... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
13 Army personnel fail drug test The Philippine Army (PA) Wednesday said that it is investigating 13 of its pe
13 Army personnel fail drug test
Manila Bulletin / Posted 22 days ago
The Philippine Army (PA) Wednesday said that it is investigating 13 of its personnel who failed the initial screening of the mandatory drug test conducted by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) on... Read more
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Inquirier.net
13 soldiers in Army headquarters tested positive for drugsThirteen Army soldiers form the Philippine Army headquarters in Fort Bonifacio
13 soldiers in Army headquarters tested positive for drugs
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 days ago
Thirteen Army soldiers form the Philippine Army headquarters in Fort Bonifacio tested positive for drug use. Army spokesperson Col. Benjamin Hao said on Wednesday that a mandatory drug test was conducted on July 5 in coordination with the Philippine... Read more
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Inquirier.net
13 soldiers probed after failing drug testTHE Philippine Army on Wednesday said it was investigating its personnel who fa
13 soldiers probed after failing drug test
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 days ago
THE Philippine Army on Wednesday said it was investigating its personnel who failed the initial screening of the mandatory drug test conducted at Fort Bonifacio last Tuesday in coordination with the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency. Thirteen out... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesin the province, yesterday joined the anti-illegal drugs summit held at L'Fishe
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 22 days ago
in the province, yesterday joined the anti-illegal drugs summit held at L'Fisher Hotel in Bacolod City, attended by PNP and Philippine Army members, with resource speakers from the Dangerous Drug Board, Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency and the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
File No. 60: Debunking the Marcos war mythto McCoy, “While the US Army was discovering that Marcos had not really played
File No. 60: Debunking the Marcos war myth
Pilipino Star / Posted 24 days ago
to McCoy, “While the US Army was discovering that Marcos had not really played a key role in the resistance, the Philippine Army found evidence that his Maharlika combat unit had spent the war selling scrap metal to the Japanese... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Duterte at PAF 69th anniversary todayand Security.” PAF was founded on July 1, 1947- two years after the end of Wor
Duterte at PAF 69th anniversary today
Manila Bulletin / Posted 24 days ago
and Security.” PAF was founded on July 1, 1947- two years after the end of World War II. It traces its lineage to the Philippine Army Air Corp, which was established in 1941. Musico said the PAF will also present to the new Commander-in-Chief... Read more
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