Paquibato Locals denounce support to the CPP-NPA-NDF

Local residents of Paquibato District, Davao City denounced support to the CNN and participated in the Peace building Seminar initiated by the 1003rd Brigade thru the 69th Infantry Battalion in partnership with the City Government of Davao on May 15-17, 2014 at Paquibato Elementary School. The 3-day seminar aimed to reinforce the longing of theContinue reading “Paquibato Locals denounce support to the CPP-NPA-NDF”

Army Shooters win most coveted trophy in AU Shoot fest

FORT BONIFACIO, Taguig City – After successfully defending their place in the Team Champion Shot Match, the Philippine Army Shooting Team received the Commander-In-Chief trophy, the most coveted trophy in the recently concluded Australian Army Skills at Arms Meeting (AASAM) held at the Combined Arms Training Center, Puckapunyal Military Area, Victoria, Australia from April 28 toContinue reading “Army Shooters win most coveted trophy in AU Shoot fest”

Filipino and U.S. troops showcase response force capabilities

FORT BONIFACIO, Taguig City – Filipino and United States troops who are part of the BALIKATAN Exercise 2014 showcased their rapid response force capabilities during the Combined Arms Live-Fire Exercise (CALFEX) on Thursday, May 15, at the Crow Valley Gunnery Range, St Juliana, Capas, Tarlac. Army Chief Lt Gen Hernando DCA Iriberri witnessed the execution ofContinue reading “Filipino and U.S. troops showcase response force capabilities”

FORT RAMON MAGSAYSAY, Nueva Ecija – In connection with Balikatan 2014 (BK14), the 7th Infantry KAUGNAY Division (7ID) headed by Brig. Gen. Glorioso V. Miranda, conducted BK14 Bayanihan Fun Run this May 10 at 5:30 am. Registration started around 4 am at the 7ID Grandstand with a total of 228 participants from 7ID personnel, post units, andContinue reading

Housing Construction for 11 Beneficiaries of the Negros First Ranch Commenced

Advance Command Post, 303rd Infantry Brigade, Bacolod City – A joint effort between the Office of the Governor of Negros Occidental, with the 303rd Infantry Brigade and KASANAG Inc. for the construction of eleven (11) houses for the beneficiaries of the Negros First Ranch started last Saturday of May 03, 2014. In response to theContinue reading “Housing Construction for 11 Beneficiaries of the Negros First Ranch Commenced”

Army joins Mandaya tribes, awarding ancestral lands

Mati City, Davao Oriental – After twelve years of dreaming of a land they can call their own, the Mandaya Tribal Community numbering more or less 5,000 in the hinterland areas finally received its long-awaited Certificate of Ancestral Domain Title (CADT) last Wednesday, May 8 2014 in a festive ceremony felled  with native dances, cheers, andContinue reading “Army joins Mandaya tribes, awarding ancestral lands”

BK 2014 – Platoon Live Fire Exercise in 7ID

FORT MAGSAYSAY, Nueva Ecija – A Platoon Live Fire Exercise was conducted in Fernandez Hill, Fort Magsaysay, said camp, this May 10, Saturday, at around 11 am. Said Platoon Live Fire Exercise is a major training operation series held in Fort Magsaysay for Balikatan 2014. Around 150 troops, including Filipino reservists, from three companies rotateContinue reading “BK 2014 – Platoon Live Fire Exercise in 7ID”

BK 2014 –Vehicle Gunnery Exercise in 7ID

FORT MAGSAYSAY, Nueva Ecija – A Gunnery Exercise was conducted in Fort Magsaysay’s Firing Range this May 10, Saturday, at around 12nn. Said Gunnery Exercise is a major training operation series held in Fort Magsaysay for Balikatan 2014. Filipino troops from 3rd Mechanized Infantry Battalion and US Troops from 3rd Squadron 4th Cavalry Regiment wereContinue reading “BK 2014 –Vehicle Gunnery Exercise in 7ID”

NPA PENALIZES THE POOR

Camp Melchor F dela Cruz, Upi, Gamu, Isabela – The NPA continues its anti poor strategy thru violence by its wanton killing of government troops engaged in peace and development activities in Ilocos Sur last May 1, 2014. The terrorist NPA recently ambushed Peace and Development Teams of the 50th Infantry Battalion which are not conductingContinue reading “NPA PENALIZES THE POOR”

3ID to celebrate its 40th Founding Anniversary

Camp Peralta, Jamindan, Capiz – The soldiers, civilian employees and partners of the3rd Infantry (Spearhead) Divisionwill be celebrating its 40th founding anniversary on May 20, 2014 at Camp General Macario B Peralta, Jr., Jamindan, Capiz with the theme “Dagyaw Para saKalinaw” (Working together for Peace). Among the various activities to be undertaken by the 3ID areContinue reading “3ID to celebrate its 40th Founding Anniversary”