CPP-NPA Secretary arrested in SCotabato

NSFA, Davao del Sur – Notorious NPA Front Secretary Felix Armodia alias Jing/Jade who operates in Davao del Sur, South Cotabato and Tulunan North Cotabato was arrested in Brgy. San Roque, Tampakan, South Cotabato around 12:45 pm., May 2, by joint operatives of the Philippine Army and the PNP. He was responsible for the series ofContinue reading “CPP-NPA Secretary arrested in SCotabato”

Top Ranking Bicol NPA rebel with 2.5M reward killed in a clash in Sorsogon

Castilla, SORSOGON – One top ranking NPA rebel was killed during an encounter between government troops and a group of NPA rebels at 9:45AM last April 27, 2014 at Magallanes Sorsogon. The slain NPA rebel was identified as a certain RECTO GOLIMLIM @CENON/PINGKO/REMUS and is believed to be the head of Explosive Department and member ofContinue reading “Top Ranking Bicol NPA rebel with 2.5M reward killed in a clash in Sorsogon”

NPA remnants shoot development army troopers in Ilocos Sur

Camp Melchor F dela Cruz, Upi, Gamu, Isabela – In a desperate move to stop peace and developments in some parts of Ilocos Region, an undetermined number of NPA remnants fired at the Philippine Army troops in Barangay Malideg, Quirino, Ilocos Sur 4 a.m May 2, 2014. “The army troops belong to the Peace and DevelopmentContinue reading “NPA remnants shoot development army troopers in Ilocos Sur”

Balikatan 2014 opens in CENTCOM AOR

Camp Lapu-Lapu, CEBU CITY— A two-week RP-US Balikatan Exercises opened on Friday as US troops arrived here and in Leyte province. Navy Lieutenant Jim Alagao, spokesman of the Central Command said this is the first Balikatan Exercises, four days after US President Barack Obama’s visit in Manila. A total of 25 military personnel of theContinue reading “Balikatan 2014 opens in CENTCOM AOR”

Government forces in Negros repel NPA atrocious plans

Binalbagan, Negros Occidental – Government forces under the 11th Infantry “Lapu-Lapu” Battalion repelled the New People’s Army’s atrocious plans when they clashed with the NPA 8:50 a.m. today at Brgy Amontay, Binalbagan, Negros Occidental. Government troops were on community security patrol in the said barangay when they received report from the residents of the presence ofContinue reading “Government forces in Negros repel NPA atrocious plans”

Commander 8ID visits the ROK Armed Forces’ Joint Support Group Philippines

Camp Lukban, Catbalogan City, Samar – The Commander of 8th Infantry Division, Philippine Army visited the base camp of Republic of Korea Armed Forces Joint Support Group Philippines at Brgy Candahug, Palo Leyte on May 1, 2014. Maj. Gen. Jet B. Velarmino AFP, Commander of the 8th Infantry Division, Philippine Army visited the ROK military contingentContinue reading “Commander 8ID visits the ROK Armed Forces’ Joint Support Group Philippines”

8ID and Catbalogan City conducts Youth Leadership Summit

Camp Lukban, Catbalogan City, Samar – The 8th Infantry Division and the LGU of Catbalogan City facilitated the conduct of the 2nd Catbalogan City Youth Leadership Summit (YLS) from April 28-30, 2014 at Headquarters 8th Infantry Division, Camp Lukban, Catbalogan City, Samar. Maj Gen Jet B. Velarmino, Commander of 8th Infantry Division and Hon. Stephanie Uy-Continue reading “8ID and Catbalogan City conducts Youth Leadership Summit”