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Pilipino Star
Basilan wins regional award for road maintenancecut through hinterlands in the center of the island province where remnants of
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
cut through hinterlands in the center of the island province where remnants of the Abu Sayyaf are holding out. Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez, Jr. of the Western Mindanao Command said Thursday the colossal road project will surely drive away the Abu... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Groups fear nationwide imposition of martial lawemir in Southeast Asia, and the two Maute brothers who led the five-month siege
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
emir in Southeast Asia, and the two Maute brothers who led the five-month siege that seized a section in Marawi. Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez Jr., commander of Western Mindanao Command, said despite the fall of Hapilon, and the IS-inspired Maute... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Mindanao groups vow to continue fight vs martial lawSoutheast Asia and the two Maute brothers who led the five-month siege that sei
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Southeast Asia and the two Maute brothers who led the five-month siege that seized a section of Marawi. Lieutenant General Carlito Galvez Jr., commander of Western Mindanao Command, said despite the fall of Hapilon, and the Maute brothers, the... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
WestMinCom: Over 1,300 terrorists neutralizedin Mindanao for a year. "A total of 354 members of the Abu Dayyaf Group were n
Zamboanga Today / Posted 6 days ago
in Mindanao for a year. "A total of 354 members of the Abu Dayyaf Group were neutrlized since January 1, 2017," Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez Jr., WestMinCom chief, said in a statement issued to local reporters. "This is almost five timrs higher than... Read more
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The Manila Times
ARMM peace council bats for Islamic schoolmeeting was presided over by Gov. Mujiv Hataman with members of the RPOC, inclu
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
meeting was presided over by Gov. Mujiv Hataman with members of the RPOC, including Western Mindanao Command chief Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez Jr.; Maj. Gen. Arnel dela Vega, commanding general of the 6th Infantry Division, and Col. Gene Ponio of the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Westmincom: 354 Abu Sayyaf 'neutralized' since January— by death, arrest or surrender — 354 members of the Abu Sayyaf this year, five
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
— by death, arrest or surrender — 354 members of the Abu Sayyaf this year, five times more than in 2016. Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez Jr., Westmincom chief, said that from that number, at least 127 Abu Sayyaf militants were killed and 90 were... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Military ‘neutralizes’ 350 Abu Sayyaf in 2017 — reportin Western Mindanao reported more than 350 neutralized Abu Sayyaf terrorists si
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
in Western Mindanao reported more than 350 neutralized Abu Sayyaf terrorists since January this year. Lieutenant General Carlito Galvez Jr., commander Western Mindanao said a total of 353 members of the Abu Sayyaf were neutralized, “five times... Read more
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Pilipino Star
2 soldiers, rebel killed in Zambo del Sur gunbattleat the Western Mindanao Command (Westmincom) headquarters in Guipos, Zamboanga
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
at the Western Mindanao Command (Westmincom) headquarters in Guipos, Zamboanga del Sur. Westmincom commander Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez Jr. said the rebels belonged to the regional communist party committee where at least a hundred of them have... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Regions Briefs: Pangasinan seeks largest ‘puto’ mosaic recordIslamic State-inspired militants implicated in crimes and drug lords arrested f
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
Islamic State-inspired militants implicated in crimes and drug lords arrested for large-scale trafficking,” said Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez Jr., the military’s Western Mindanao Command chief and an RPOC member. The council said cases involving... Read more
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Pilipino Star
ARMM security sector backs call for 'special' courts for terrorism, drug casesregional Local Government Secretary Kirby Abdullah will bring the matter up wit
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
regional Local Government Secretary Kirby Abdullah will bring the matter up with the Supreme Court. Mijares and Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez, Jr. of the Western Mindanao Command also both committed to helping deploy non-resident government prosecutors... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
11 kidnap victims still with ASGSayyaf in Sulu. Wesmincom spokesman Capt. Jo Ann Petinglay said the primordial
Zamboanga Today / Posted 12 days ago
Sayyaf in Sulu. Wesmincom spokesman Capt. Jo Ann Petinglay said the primordial concern of the Wesmincom chief. Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez is to rescue the victims. The relentless hot pursuit operations against the bandits will continue, Petinglay... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Hunt on for Maute leader Abu Darthe military is still seeking a senior ring leader, identified only as “Abu Dar
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
the military is still seeking a senior ring leader, identified only as “Abu Dar.” Western Mindanao Command chief Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez Jr. said during a Regional Peace and Order Council (RPOC) meeting that Abu Dar is a Maranao who was among... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Wesmincom: All Maute siblings involved in Marawi siege deadCity were killed in clashes with the military between May 23 to October 23. Th
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
City were killed in clashes with the military between May 23 to October 23. This was announced on Monday by Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez, Jr. of the Armed Forces Western Mindanao Command during a meeting in Cotabato City of the Autonomous Region... Read more
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Minda News
KISSA AND DAWAT: Weaving PeaceThe other awardees are Juanita Cabugatan, an urban poor leader; Alhamdo Cegales
Minda News / Posted 14 days ago
The other awardees are Juanita Cabugatan, an urban poor leader; Alhamdo Cegales (posthumous), Sama Bajaw leader; Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez, Commander, Western Mindanao Command, Armed Forces of the Philippines; and Dr. Aboulkhair Tarason, ARMM... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
SNIPE SWIPESthe latter was positively identified by a civilian as a member of the ASG and t
Zamboanga Today / Posted 16 days ago
the latter was positively identified by a civilian as a member of the ASG and turned out to be a bomb expert. Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez, Jr., Western Mindanao Command (Westmincom) chief, in turned commended the troops for the successful operation... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Abu Sayyaf bomber with P1.3M bounty nabbed in Basilanto the arrest. The suspected Abu Sayyaf member was immediately turned over to
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 days ago
to the arrest. The suspected Abu Sayyaf member was immediately turned over to the police for proper disposition. Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez Jr., Western Mindanao Command chief, lauded the capture of Abdul citing that the arrest has reduced the threat... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Military enlists Sulu officials' help to rescue Abu Sayyaf hostagesapproach" would constrict more the Abu Sayyaf group from conducting terroristic
Pilipino Star / Posted 22 days ago
approach" would constrict more the Abu Sayyaf group from conducting terroristic activities, including kidnapping. Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez Jr., Western Mindanao Command chief, said he is confident terrorism threats would be directly addressed by the... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Gov’t troops arrest 2 NPA rebelssuspected members of the New People’s Army were arrested by military and police
Zamboanga Today / Posted 22 days ago
suspected members of the New People’s Army were arrested by military and police authorities in Pagadian City. Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez, Western Mindanao Command chief, identified the suspected NPA rebels as Leonardo Decena Jacutin and Rosario... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Wesmincom Chief says ASG strenght significantly droppedWednesday, 22 November 2017 13:48 Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez, Western Mindanao Co
Zamboanga Today / Posted 26 days ago
Wednesday, 22 November 2017 13:48 Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez, Western Mindanao Command Chief, yesterday said that the strength of the Abu Sayyaf Group in Sulu, Basilan and Tawi Tawi has significantly decreased. Galvez said this is due to the pressure... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Military official wants ARMM to remain under Martial Law— A senior military commander wants Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Pilipino Star / Posted 27 days ago
— A senior military commander wants Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) to remain under the Martial Law. Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez Jr., commander of Western Mindanao Command (Westmincom), said he wants to extend Martial Law in ARMM because... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Military pushes back deadline vs Abu Sayyaf— The military in Western Mindanao has pushed back its deadline to clear Sulu a
Pilipino Star / Posted 27 days ago
— The military in Western Mindanao has pushed back its deadline to clear Sulu and Basilan of the Abu Sayyaf. Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez Jr., head of the Western Mindanao Command, said security forces fell short of meeting President Rodrigo... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Five Filipinos rescued from Abu Sayyaf Group in Tawi-Tawiat the seawaters off Sugbay Island, Languyan, Tawi-Tawi province. Western Mind
Zamboanga Today / Posted 27 days ago
at the seawaters off Sugbay Island, Languyan, Tawi-Tawi province. Western Mindanao Command (WestMinCom) chief Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez Jr. and Naval Forces Western Mindanao commander Rear Admiral Rene Medina presented the rescued hostages to the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte presses Congress anew to pass BBLfor the passage of the proposed BBL, saying it could prevent the resurgence of
Inquirier.net / Posted 28 days ago
for the passage of the proposed BBL, saying it could prevent the resurgence of “violent extremism” in Mindanao. Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez Jr., head of the Western Mindanao Command, said that terrorists linked to the Islamic State (IS) exploited the... Read more
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Minda News
Duterte: lifting martial law in Mindanao depends on military, policeTask Force Sulu under Brigadier General Cirilito Sobejana under the direction o
Minda News / Posted 29 days ago
Task Force Sulu under Brigadier General Cirilito Sobejana under the direction of Western Mindanao Command chief Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez “are all proactively engaging all of the respective assigned targets in order for us to comply with our... Read more
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The Manila Times
No more stragglers in Marawi – AFPthe AFP, through its spokesman Maj. Gen. Restituto Padilla Jr., refuted the cla
The Manila Times / Posted 30 days ago
the AFP, through its spokesman Maj. Gen. Restituto Padilla Jr., refuted the claims made by the police chief, saying Baku was believed to be dead by ground commanders including Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez Jr., the Western Mindanao... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Over 5,000 villagers displaced after clashes between military, BIFF in central Mindanaofrom villagers that the three wanted men hoisted the Islamic State flag there a
Pilipino Star / Posted 30 days ago
from villagers that the three wanted men hoisted the Islamic State flag there and attempted to recruit members. Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez Jr. of the Western Mindanao Command said on Saturday that it was vigilant local officials and commanders of... Read more

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