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Boston Globe
Abu Sayyaf rebels kill 15 Philippine troopsMANILA — Abu Sayyaf extremists killed 15 Philippine army soldiers in fierce fig
Abu Sayyaf rebels kill 15 Philippine troops
Boston Globe / Posted 9 hours ago
MANILA — Abu Sayyaf extremists killed 15 Philippine army soldiers in fierce fighting Monday in the country’s restive south, dealing the government its largest single-day combat loss under President Rodrigo Duterte, who ordered the militants to be... Read more
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Inquirier.net
After leak, Ozamiz police force replacedoverdue,” Senior Supt. Edgar Daniel, provincial police director, told reporters
After leak, Ozamiz police force replaced
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 hours ago
overdue,” Senior Supt. Edgar Daniel, provincial police director, told reporters on Monday. Combined forces of the police, Philippine Army and antinarcotics agents simultaneously swooped down early Sunday on the houses of 13 personalities allegedly... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ozamiz police force replaced after info leak alerted Parojinogs on raidscleansing is needed. Actually, it is long overdue,” Daniel told reporters. Com
Ozamiz police force replaced after info leak alerted Parojinogs on raids
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 hours ago
cleansing is needed. Actually, it is long overdue,” Daniel told reporters. Combined forces of the police, Philippine Army and anti-narcotics agents simultaneously swooped down early morning Sunday on the houses of 13 persons... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesnot hesitate to arrest and lock you up in jail, he said. Col. Francisco Delfin
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted yesterday
not hesitate to arrest and lock you up in jail, he said. Col. Francisco Delfin, 303rd Infantry Brigade commander, said the Philippine Army is open to any help that it can extend to the anti-drug campaign of the Negros Occidental provincial... Read more
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Spot.ph
10 Badass Heroes in Philippine Historyfrom fighting in more than 10 battles. Artemio Ricarte (1866-1945) Lt. Gen. A
10 Badass Heroes in Philippine History
Spot.ph / Posted yesterday
from fighting in more than 10 battles. Artemio Ricarte (1866-1945) Lt. Gen. Artemio Ricarte is known as the Father of the Philippine Army. He fought and won the battles in Malabon, Cavite, Laguna, and Batangas under the Magdiwang faction. He... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Guns, shabu found in houses of 13 drug suspects in Ozamiz CityGroup, Misamis Occidental provincial police, Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency
Guns, shabu found in houses of 13 drug suspects in Ozamiz City
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Group, Misamis Occidental provincial police, Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency, and the 55th Infantry Battalion of the Philippine Army. It was the first time that a law enforcement operation of such scale happened in this city notorious for... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Read-Along lesson: It’s hard but you can be a heroNational Heroes Day. “Is it really difficult to become like you?” Vincent, 10,
Read-Along lesson: It’s hard but you can be a hero
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
National Heroes Day. “Is it really difficult to become like you?” Vincent, 10, asked Lt. Col. Eliglen Villaflor of the Philippine Army, a 2016 Metrobank Foundation Outstanding Filipinos awardee and one of the session’s featured... Read more
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The Manila Times
Spy cams ‘better’ than death penalty in fighting crimeshooting of cyclist Mark Vincent Garalde in Quiapo, Manila, in a case of “road
Spy cams ‘better’ than death penalty in fighting crime
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
shooting of cyclist Mark Vincent Garalde in Quiapo, Manila, in a case of “road rage” that was captured on CCTV. Inactive Philippine Army reservist Vhon Martin Tanto was promptly identified as the perpetrator and nabbed four days later in... Read more
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New Kerala
Militant group frees 8 members after attacking Philippine jail - newkerala.com #110943by brothers Abdullah and Omar Maute, who beheaded one soldier and two local wor
Militant group frees 8 members after attacking Philippine jail - newkerala.com #110943
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
by brothers Abdullah and Omar Maute, who beheaded one soldier and two local workers earlier this year. In March, the Philippine Army confronted the rebel group in Lanao del Sur in clashes lasting 10 days, which left 42 rebels and three... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bodies of missing chopper pilots recovered in BulacanHelicopter crash (INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/PHOTO FROM PHILIPPINE ARMY) SAN RAFAEL,
Bodies of missing chopper pilots recovered in Bulacan
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Helicopter crash (INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/PHOTO FROM PHILIPPINE ARMY) SAN RAFAEL, Bulacan — The bodies of two pilots whose helicopter crashed during a rescue mission were recovered on Saturday (Aug. 27) in the mountainous site of Donya Remedios Trinidad... Read more
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York Daily Record
Harold Mohn, World War II vet, poet turns 100of the Salesian Missions in New York. He has sent poems to Dwight Eisenhower,
Harold Mohn, World War II vet, poet turns 100
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
of the Salesian Missions in New York. He has sent poems to Dwight Eisenhower, Maj. General Brasilio J. Valdes of the Philippine Army, Gen. George Patton, Gen. Omar Bradley, Cardinal Richard Cushing of Boston, and Harry Truman, among... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Muslim militants storm Philippine jail, free 28 detaineestroops to “destroy” the country’s drug lords and IS-linked terror groups like A
Muslim militants storm Philippine jail, free 28 detainees
Asian Correspondent / Posted yesterday
troops to “destroy” the country’s drug lords and IS-linked terror groups like Abu Sayyaf. On Friday, a bloody standoff in Sulu, southern Philippines, between members of the Abu Sayyaf Group and the Philippine army reportedly left 12 militants... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Reds slam AFP patrolsoperations and patrols “will continue” despite the ceasefire to ensure the safe
Reds slam AFP patrols
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
operations and patrols “will continue” despite the ceasefire to ensure the safety of their bases and the community. Philippine Army (AFP photo) “The CPP strongly criticizes the Armed Forces of the Philippines [AFP] for maintaining their... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Vice mayor’s son in drug watch list yields guns, ammo in raidin Echague, a team from Isabela’s Special Weapons and Tactics unit, the Isabela
Vice mayor’s son in drug watch list yields guns, ammo in raid
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
in Echague, a team from Isabela’s Special Weapons and Tactics unit, the Isabela police’s Public Safety Company, and the Philippine Army seized an Armalite rifle, a .45-cal. handgun, and suspected shabu inside Glenford’s house. Glenford was not... Read more
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Breitbart
Philippines's Duterte to China: If You Invade Us, 'It Will Be Bloody'the extra mile to ask for peace for everybody,” Duterte said Wednesday during a
Philippines's Duterte to China: If You Invade Us, 'It Will Be Bloody'
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
the extra mile to ask for peace for everybody,” Duterte said Wednesday during a speech to the 2nd Infantry Division of the Philippine Army, “But I am sure and I guarantee to them that if they invade us, it will be bloody and we will not give it to... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte On His Camp Visit To Catbalogan City, Samar on the Ongoing Peace Talks With The Cpp And Tax Evasiontoday. I went to Samar, Catbalogan and visited the military camp. It houses the
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte On His Camp Visit To Catbalogan City, Samar on the Ongoing Peace Talks With The Cpp And Tax Evasion
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 3 days ago
today. I went to Samar, Catbalogan and visited the military camp. It houses the… the camp houses the 8th Infantry Division, Philippine Army. And long hours I was able to talk to the men and, of course, the officers. And we are doing well. Samar is... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Speech: President Rodrigo Roa Duterte during his visit to AFP Central Command in Cebufor the Visayas Area; General Ricardo Visaya, Chief of Staff AFP; Lieutenant Ge
Speech: President Rodrigo Roa Duterte during his visit to AFP Central Command in Cebu
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 4 days ago
for the Visayas Area; General Ricardo Visaya, Chief of Staff AFP; Lieutenant General Eduardo Año, Commanding General Philippine Army; Lieutenant General Nicanor Vibar, Commander Central Command; the officers and enlisted personnel of the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Foton Filipinas drops 2nd game in Thailand tiltand RC Cola-Army’s Jovelyn Gonzaga are also in the team. Gonzaga, however, did
Foton Filipinas drops 2nd game in Thailand tilt
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
and RC Cola-Army’s Jovelyn Gonzaga are also in the team. Gonzaga, however, did not receive a travel permit from the Philippine Army and she was not able to join the team in Thailand. “I am very satisfied with the team fighting point by... Read more
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The Manila Times
Tornadoes tumble anew in Thailandcited academic issues at National University while Gonzaga failed to get a rele
Tornadoes tumble anew in Thailand
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
cited academic issues at National University while Gonzaga failed to get a release order from her mother unit at the Philippine Army. The Tornadoes are revving up for the 2016 Asian Volleyball Confederation (AVC) Asian Women’s Club... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte hopes China will deal with Philippines in good faithon arbitral judgment," Duterte said to the more than 300 troops during his visi
Duterte hopes China will deal with Philippines in good faith
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
on arbitral judgment," Duterte said to the more than 300 troops during his visit to the 2nd Infantry Division of the Philippine Army here. The president was referring to the verdict of the Hague-based Permanent Court of Arbitration last July... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe 3rd Infantry Division of the Philippine Army has allocated a 10 percent quo
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 5 days ago
The 3rd Infantry Division of the Philippine Army has allocated a 10 percent quota for Indigenous People in its recruitment of new soldiers. Maj. Gen. Harold Cabreros, 3ID commander, yesterday said that IPs are more than welcome to be part of the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Human rights is the ‘price to pay’ for safety–Dutertepay for safety, citing his experience in ridding the streets of his hometown Da
Human rights is the ‘price to pay’ for safety–Duterte
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
pay for safety, citing his experience in ridding the streets of his hometown Davao City of crime. Addressing troops of the Philippine Army Jungle Fighters, Mr. Duterte recalled that when he was mayor of Davao, he warned criminals that he would kill... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Silliman’s best for 2016was called to active duty as a captain of the AFP Regular Force. This brought h
Silliman’s best for 2016
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
was called to active duty as a captain of the AFP Regular Force. This brought her to various field assignments in the major Philippine army units and unified commands of the AFP. Her pursuit of excellence took her to the US for an executive... Read more
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Pilipino Star
AFP suspends preparations for Marcos burial at Libinganthe AFP to commence preparations for Marcos’ burial at the heroes’ cemetery. I
AFP suspends preparations for Marcos burial at Libingan
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
the AFP to commence preparations for Marcos’ burial at the heroes’ cemetery. In return, the AFP issued an order to the Philippine Army to make the necessary preparations for burial of the deposed president. Headlines ( Article MRec ),... Read more
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The Manila Times
Foton Pilipinas begins campaign in Thailand Women’s Volleyball meetSantiago cited academics at National University as the reason while Gonzaga fai
Foton Pilipinas begins campaign in Thailand Women’s Volleyball meet
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
Santiago cited academics at National University as the reason while Gonzaga failed to secure travel permit with the Philippine Army. “Not having these main players when you try to mechanize your mtovements is a major step back to your work.... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Ifugao NPA in defense mode as Ph Army intensifies opsto obstruct the road to a just and lasting peace. Alluding to the surprise blo
Ifugao NPA in defense mode as Ph Army intensifies ops
Bulatlat.com / Posted 5 days ago
to obstruct the road to a just and lasting peace. Alluding to the surprise blockbuster film Heneral Luna, he said today’s Philippine Army deserves the hero Heneral Luna’s invocation of “Kapitulo Uno of that era.” Kapitulo Uno referred to the first... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Foton fires off Thailand campaign vs Sisaketschool chores at National University while Gonzaga failed to secure travel perm
Foton fires off Thailand campaign vs Sisaket
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
school chores at National University while Gonzaga failed to secure travel permit since she is an enlisted member of the Philippine Army. Menta said although imports Lindsay Stalzer and Ariel Usher are on board as well as guest players Aby... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
SC stops Marcos burialas the Deputy Chief of Staff for Reservist and Retiree Affairs, Armed Forces of
SC stops Marcos burial
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
as the Deputy Chief of Staff for Reservist and Retiree Affairs, Armed Forces of the Philippines), the Grave Services Unit (Philippine Army), General Ricardo R. Visaya (in his capacity as the Chief of Staff, AFP), Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Hopes high for peace pact within one yearof the Oslo talks, the government and the communist rebels have declared a truc
Hopes high for peace pact within one year
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
of the Oslo talks, the government and the communist rebels have declared a truce. Col. Benjamin Hao, the spokesman of the Philippine Army (PA) said that during the truce troops will be on a “passive defense mode.” Since Saturday night, all combat... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Army stops combat operations but no pullout of troopsthe Duterte government and the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) as form
Army stops combat operations but no pullout of troops
Manila Standard Today / Posted 7 days ago
the Duterte government and the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) as formal peace talks start Monday in Oslo, Norway, Philippine Army spokesman Colonel Benjamin Hao said. “All combat operations have already been cancelled. Just like the last... Read more
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Inquirier.net
P800 million worth of marijuana uprooted in Kalingaplantation growing on a 183,500-square-meter farm was destroyed by a composite
P800 million worth of marijuana uprooted in Kalinga
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
plantation growing on a 183,500-square-meter farm was destroyed by a composite team from the Cordillera police, the Philippine Army and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA), said Juvenal Azurin, PDEA Cordillera director on... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
NPA rebels attack soldiers, civilians carrying relief goods; 1 dead, 2 woundedin the morning, the army claimed that while the Charlie Company, 56th Infantry
NPA rebels attack soldiers, civilians carrying relief goods; 1 dead, 2 wounded
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
in the morning, the army claimed that while the Charlie Company, 56th Infantry Battalion, 7th Infantry (KAUGNAY) Division, Philippine Army and the Local Government Unit of Dingalan, Aurora were on their way to deliver the relief goods to the... Read more
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Rappler
Marcos' World War II 'medals' explainedStar – "for gallantry in action during February 1942 in Bataan while serving as
Marcos' World War II 'medals' explained
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
Star – "for gallantry in action during February 1942 in Bataan while serving as Assistant G-2, 21st Division, Philippine Army" Purple Heart – a clipping noted that Marcos "received 4 of these medals for being wounded in 4 separate... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Palace clueless on who will pay for Marcos funeralanti-drug operations in North Cotabato. The others are Corporal Jose Miravalles
Palace clueless on who will pay for Marcos funeral
Manila Standard Today / Posted 12 days ago
anti-drug operations in North Cotabato. The others are Corporal Jose Miravalles and Private 1st Class Jaypee Duran of the Philippine Army. President Duterte reiterated that he allowed the burial of the former dictator at the Libingan ng mga... Read more
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Inquirier.net
It’s a go, unless SC says stopmga Bayani, saying he was qualified as he was a former soldier and head of stat
It’s a go, unless SC says stop
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
mga Bayani, saying he was qualified as he was a former soldier and head of state, and government regulations allow it. The Philippine Army has been directed to provide military honors accorded for a President. But human rights victims under... Read more
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Inquirier.net
All-Filipino MVP Macandili dedicates trophy to all liberosthe 1st Best Outside Spiker, 1st Best Middle Blocker, and 1st Best Setter plums
All-Filipino MVP Macandili dedicates trophy to all liberos
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
the 1st Best Outside Spiker, 1st Best Middle Blocker, and 1st Best Setter plums, respectively. Joveyln Gonzaga of RC Cola Philippine Army was the Best Opposite Spiker. Disclaimer: Comments do not represent the views of INQUIRER.net. We reserve... Read more
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Reuters
Indonesian crewman swims to freedom from militants in Philippinescaptors in the Philippines on Thursday by swimming out to sea after the militan
Indonesian crewman swims to freedom from militants in Philippines
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
captors in the Philippines on Thursday by swimming out to sea after the militants threatened to cut his head off, a Philippine army spokesman said. Members of the Islamic State-linked Abu Sayyaf group captured the Indonesian, Mohammad... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Indonesian crewman swims to freedom from militants in Philippinescaptors in the Philippines on Thursday by swimming out to sea after the militan
Indonesian crewman swims to freedom from militants in Philippines
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
captors in the Philippines on Thursday by swimming out to sea after the militants threatened to cut his head off, a Philippine army spokesman said. Members of the Islamic State-linked Abu Sayyaf group captured the Indonesian, Mohammad... Read more
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Pilipino Star
P9.5M worth of illegal drugs seized in Soccsksargen since July 1Romeo Galgo, spokesman of the Police Regional Office 12 in General Santos City,
P9.5M worth of illegal drugs seized in Soccsksargen since July 1
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
Romeo Galgo, spokesman of the Police Regional Office 12 in General Santos City, said credit also has to go to units of the Philippine Army and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) for supporting their crackdown on local drug... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Former PA Inspector General assumes command of 9th ID MANILA — The former Philippine Army (PA) Inspector General, Major Gen. Manoli
Former PA Inspector General assumes command of 9th ID
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
MANILA — The former Philippine Army (PA) Inspector General, Major Gen. Manolito Orense, formally assumed command of the Camarines Sur-based 9th Infantry Division Tuesday. TROOP INSPECTION —... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte aborts camp visit anewthe postponement of the President’s visit was announced, members of the First S
Duterte aborts camp visit anew
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
the postponement of the President’s visit was announced, members of the First Scout Ranger Regiment from the Philippine Army were already at the covered court waiting for him. They had already practiced their movements for their photo... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Out-of-school youth eyed for government infra projectsbe the one to build the infrastructure,” Diokno said. The proposal, which will
Out-of-school youth eyed for government infra projects
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
be the one to build the infrastructure,” Diokno said. The proposal, which will put up to 1,200 people per group under the Philippine Army, will occupy areas such as in Mindanao, where rebels are still trying to finalize a new peace pact with... Read more
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Sun Star
Skills training for 53rd EB setTHE 53rd Engineer Brigade, Philippine Army Multi-Sector Advisory Board (MSAB) l
Skills training for 53rd EB set
Sun Star / Posted 13 days ago
THE 53rd Engineer Brigade, Philippine Army Multi-Sector Advisory Board (MSAB) launched a series of skills training program for selected personnel of the 53rd Engineer Brigade Philippine Army based in Camp Lapu-Lapu, Cebu City in time for the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Gov't eyes unemployed youth for public works in rebel-held areasbe the ones to build the infrastructure," he said. The proposal, which will pu
Gov't eyes unemployed youth for public works in rebel-held areas
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
be the ones to build the infrastructure," he said. The proposal, which will put up to 1,200 people per group under the Philippine Army, will occupy areas such as in Mindanao, where rebels are still trying to finalize a new peace pact with... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe 11 th infantry Battalion of the 3 rd Infantry Division of the Philippine Ar
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 14 days ago
The 11 th infantry Battalion of the 3 rd Infantry Division of the Philippine Army was pulled out from and redeployed in Mindanao as part of a peace mission, 3 rd ID commanding officer, Maj. Gen. Harold Cabreros, said. In his message... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesMaj. Gen. Rodolfo Canieso of Murcia, Negros Occidental, who had served as comma
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 14 days ago
Maj. Gen. Rodolfo Canieso of Murcia, Negros Occidental, who had served as commanding general of the Philippine Army, died of a heart ailment Saturday, while being treated at the Doctor's Hospital in Bacolod City. Canieso, 84, a member of the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Army to give full honors to ‘legendary’ officerFULL military honors will be given to a former Philippine Army commander descri
Army to give full honors to ‘legendary’ officer
The Manila Times / Posted 14 days ago
FULL military honors will be given to a former Philippine Army commander described by his colleagues as one of the “legendary” artillery officers of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) who died over the weekend. The remains of retired Maj.... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Rights victims ask SC to stop Marcos burial at Libinganas the Deputy Chief of Staff for Reservist and Retiree Affairs, Armed Forces of
Rights victims ask SC to stop Marcos burial at Libingan
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
as the Deputy Chief of Staff for Reservist and Retiree Affairs, Armed Forces of the Philippines, the Grave Services Unit (Philippine Army) and Visaya, Lorenzana and heirs of Marcos represented by his surviving spouse Imelda Romualdez... Read more
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Inquirier.net
8 killed, 8 soldiers hurt in anti-drug operations in North CotabatoPhilippine Army troops in action in North Cotabato, Mindanao (FILE PHOTO BY JEO
8 killed, 8 soldiers hurt in anti-drug operations in North Cotabato
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
Philippine Army troops in action in North Cotabato, Mindanao (FILE PHOTO BY JEOFFREY MAITEM/ INQUIRER MINDANAO) COTABATO CITY – At least eight persons were killed and eight soldiers were injured during anti-drug operations Sunday dawn in a remote... Read more
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The Manila Times
Marcos hero’s burial will not heal nation – CEAPthe human rights abuses committed during martial law, Marcos had big accomplish
Marcos hero’s burial will not heal nation – CEAP
The Manila Times / Posted 16 days ago
the human rights abuses committed during martial law, Marcos had big accomplishments during his stint as president. The Philippine Army said Marcos will be accorded military burial honors. ‘’Based on the directive, the Army is required to... Read more
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