New NOLCOM Commander Visits 5ID

Camp Melchor F dela Cruz, Gamu, Isabela – MGen Felicito Virgilio M Trinidad Jr, newly installed NOLCOM Commander, visited 5th Infantry (STAR) Division Headquarters here in Gamu, Isabela on June 17. Trinidad who was just installed as NOLCOM Commander last Monday was warmly welcomed by the Officers, Enlisted personnel and civilian employees of the CommandContinue reading “New NOLCOM Commander Visits 5ID”

5ID New Admin Building Inaugurated

Camp Melchor F dela Cruz, Upi, Gamu, Isabela – As part of the realization of the vision of the Army Transformation Roadmap that is to becaome a world-class Army that is a source of national pride, a modern administrative building was inaugurated yesterday at Headquarters, 5th Infantry (Star) Division, Philippine Army in Upi, Gamu, Isabela.Continue reading “5ID New Admin Building Inaugurated”

8ID Joins the Nation in Commemorating the 116th Philippine Independence Day

Catbalogan City, Samar– The 8th Infantry (Stormtroopers) Division, Philippine Army celebrates with the entire country in the commemoration of the 116th Philippine Independence day with the theme “Pagsunod sa Yapak ng mga Dakilang Pilipino tungo sa Malawakan at Permanenteng pagbabago.” The 8ID conducted a flag raising ceremony at Camp Vicente Lukban, Maulong and Catbalogan CityContinue reading “8ID Joins the Nation in Commemorating the 116th Philippine Independence Day”

Army launches Project A-TRIP for Gold 2014

FORT BONIFACIO, Taguig City – The Philippine Army will launch the Project “A-TRIP for Gold 2014” on Friday, June 13, at the Philippine Army Officers’ Club House, Fort Andres Bonifacio with no less than the AFP Chief, Gen. Emmanuel T. Bautista, as the guest of honor and speaker. The said project was conceptualized by theContinue reading “Army launches Project A-TRIP for Gold 2014”

Good news to all active and retired AFP personnel

As part of the 116th celebration of Philippine Independence, soldiers and veterans may avail of free movie tickets in Ali Mall and Gateway Mall Cinemas, free Krispy Creme at Alabang Town Center and various discounts at Market Market and Bonifacio High Street Stores. Just present valid AFP or PVAO IDs at any participating outlet. ThankContinue reading “Good news to all active and retired AFP personnel”

ARMY CONDEMNS NPA VIOLATION OF CARHRIHL IN NEGROS

ESCALANTE CITY, Negros Occidental – The Army’s 3rd Infantry (Spearhead) Division joins the local government officials, the clergy, the civil society organizations and the peace advocates in strongly condemning the violation of the Comprehensive Agreement on Respect for Human Rights and International Humanitarian Law (CARHRIHL) committed by the New People’s Army (NPA) here yesterday. AtContinue reading “ARMY CONDEMNS NPA VIOLATION OF CARHRIHL IN NEGROS”

Army commemorates declaration of Philippine Independence through music

FORT BONIFACIO, Taguig City – The Philippine Army joins the 116th Philippine Independence Day Anniversary celebration through a concert featuring the Armed Forces of the Philippines’ combo bands. Dubbed as MUSIKALAYAAN Concert, combo bands from the AFP’s major services will gather at the Quirino Grandstand in Luneta Park on June 11, Wednesday, at 6 p.m.Continue reading “Army commemorates declaration of Philippine Independence through music”

Army honors champion marksmen

FORT BONIFACIO, Taguig City – The Philippine Army awarded the members of the Philippine Army Shooting Team, following their win at the recently concluded Australian Armies Skill at Arms Meet (AASAM) 2014 held at the Combined Arms Training Center, Puckapunyal Military Area, Victoria, Australia from April 28 to May 18. The 18 members of theContinue reading “Army honors champion marksmen”

TOP CPP-NPA LEADER IN NEGROS ORIENTAL FALLS

TANJAY CITY, Negros Oriental – Combined elements of Tanjay City PNP and Army’s 302nd Brigade and 79th Infantry “Masaligan” Battalion arrested alias PEDIONG/NASYO, Secretary of the Southeast Front, Komiteng Rehiyonal-Negros (SEF, KR-N) of the CPP-NPA at around 7:50 p.m. here yesterday. Alias PEDIONG/NASYO was arrested through a joint checkpoint in line with the AFP-PNP JointContinue reading “TOP CPP-NPA LEADER IN NEGROS ORIENTAL FALLS”

Gen Emmanuel Bautista, CSAFP, welcomes another 54 NPA Surrenderees

CAMP OSITO BAHIAN, Malaybalay City— General Emmannuel Bautista, Chief of Staff, Armed Forces of the Philippines visited today, June 5, the 54 New People’s Army rebels who recently surrendered at Headquarters, 403rd Infantry “PEACEMAKER” Brigade. The rebel returnees are former members of Guerilla Front 34 led by a certain Emboy Casal Gayaw aka RIXAN, operatingContinue reading “Gen Emmanuel Bautista, CSAFP, welcomes another 54 NPA Surrenderees”