5ID Supports Organ Donor Registration in Cagayan

5ID Supports Organ Donor Registration in Cagayan Camp Melchor F dela Cruz, Upi, Gamu, Isabela – The Army’s 5th Infantry (Star) Division under the new leadership of BGEN RICARDO B JALAD  AFP will participate and support the Organ Donor Registration activity of the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) and Department of Health, Region 2 at MambaContinue reading “5ID Supports Organ Donor Registration in Cagayan”

Honest soldier returns check

Honest soldier returns check  FORT BONIFACIO, Taguig City – A member of the Philippine Army returns two checks amounting to almost P350,000.00 he found while he was driving along McKinley Hill, near Emperador Stadium, Wednesday afternoon, February 26.  Sergeant Raffy M Braga, assigned at the Office of the Assistant Chief of Staff for Civil Military Operations,Continue reading “Honest soldier returns check”

Future members of Technical and Administrative Services of the AFP visits Army headquarters

Future members of Technical and Administrative Services of the AFP visits Army headquarters FORT BONIFACIO, Taguig City – Graduating students and probationary second lieutenants belonging to the Technical and Administrative Service Pre-Entry Officer Training Class 15-2013 visited the Philippine Army headquarters today, February 26. The students were received by Army Vice Commander Maj. Gen. Romulo MContinue reading “Future members of Technical and Administrative Services of the AFP visits Army headquarters”

2 NPA Cadre Surrender in ComVal

2 NPA Cadre Surrender in ComVal Defense News Daily- Security Scene: Two members of the CPP/NPA/NDF underground mass organization voluntarily surrendered to the soldiers of the 28th Infantry Battalion of the Army’s 10thInfantry Division in Brgy. Langgawisan, Maragusan, Compostela Valley Province at around 8:00 a.m., February 25. The surrenderees are Efraim Manlitok Pinanggot alias Jonnel, ChairmanContinue reading “2 NPA Cadre Surrender in ComVal”

Fort Bonifacio opens its new Commissary

Fort Bonifacio opens its new Commissary  Lt Gen Virgillo O Domingo, The Deputy Chief of Staff, AFP, unveils the marker of the newly-constructed Fort Bonifacio Commissary & Exchange Store (FB C&E) as Army Chief Maj. Gen. Hernando DCA Iriberri looks on during its inauguration on Monday, February 24 at the Philippine Army headquarters in FortContinue reading “Fort Bonifacio opens its new Commissary”

Senate commends 14th Infantry Battalion for Yolanda efforts

Senate commends 14th Infantry Battalion for Yolanda efforts   FORT BONIFACIO, Taguig City – Going beyond the call of duty, soldiers from the 14th Infantry Battalion, 8th Infantry Division, braved the catastrophe called “Yolanda” to ensure the safety of the residents of Guiuan, Eastern Samar.   Guiaun was among the first municipalities to have experienced theContinue reading “Senate commends 14th Infantry Battalion for Yolanda efforts”

Army Cavaliers hold General Assembly

  Army Cavaliers hold General Assembly  FORT BONIFACIO, Taguig City – Army Cavaliers gathered at the Philippine Army Officers Club House for their Annual General Assembly on February 20, Thursday with Army Chief Maj. Gen. Hernando DCA Iriberri as the Guest of Honor and Speaker. The Army Cavaliers, who are members of the Philippine Military Academy Alumni Association,Continue reading “Army Cavaliers hold General Assembly”

Army Chief meets with PA MSAB members

FORT BONIFACIO, Taguig City – Army Chief Maj. Gen. Hernando DCA Iriberri meets with the members of the Philippine Army Multi-Sectoral Advisory Board (PA MSAB) during its quarterly meeting at Headquarters Philippine Army Conference Room on February 22, Friday. The meeting was attended by the members of the PA MSAB led by its Chairman Dr Jesus P Estanislao. TheContinue reading “Army Chief meets with PA MSAB members”

Philippine Army Chief of Staff presents the Philippine Army memento to Maj. Gen. Mitsuri Nodomi, Director for Operations Support and Intelligence Department, Japan Ground Staff Office

Philippine Army  Chief of Staff Brig. Gen. Rey Leonardo B Guerrero presents the Philippine Army memento to Maj. Gen. Mitsuri Nodomi, Director for Operations Support and Intelligence Department, Japan Ground Staff Office as he paid a courtesy call at the Army headquarters on February 21. The visit will pave the way for closer military tiesContinue reading “Philippine Army Chief of Staff presents the Philippine Army memento to Maj. Gen. Mitsuri Nodomi, Director for Operations Support and Intelligence Department, Japan Ground Staff Office”

FA50, Palace OKs payment scheme for S. Korean fighter jets

MANILA, Philippines – Malacañang has approved the payment scheme for the purchase of 12 lead-in fighter trainer jets from South Korea, taking the deal to acquire the air assets a step closer to completion. The defense department has been allowed to make an advance payment of 15 percent of the total contract price to SouthContinue reading “FA50, Palace OKs payment scheme for S. Korean fighter jets”