Filipino Peacekeepers Stand Ground Amid Threat

Filipino Peacekeepers Stand Ground Amid Threat Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City—Filipino peacekeepers in Golan Heights are in a stand-off with Syrian rebels as the latter tried to storm their positions at around 10 a.m. (Syria time) August 28. Earlier, said rebels occupied the position of Fiji nationals under the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) in Golan Heights.Continue reading “Filipino Peacekeepers Stand Ground Amid Threat”

Soldiers, gov’t officials and civilian entities pay tribute to Filipino heroes

FORT BONIFACIO, Taguig City – Top government officials, senior military officers and Enlisted Personnel of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), Philippine National Police personnel, members of the diplomatic corps, members of the media, academe, youth and students and members of the Veterans Federation of the Philippines gathered at the Libingan ng mga BayaniContinue reading “Soldiers, gov’t officials and civilian entities pay tribute to Filipino heroes”

Apprehended Female NPA gets Medical Attention

Camp Sang-an, Labangan, Zamboanga del Sur– A suspected female NPA was apprehended by joint elements of the 53rd Infantry (MATAPAT) Battalion and PNP Margosatubig at Margosatubig Regional Hospital in Margosatubig, Zamboanga del Sur around 2:24 p.m. of August 18, 2014. Lieutenant Colonel Alvin V Luzon, Commanding Officer of 53rd Infantry (MATAPAT) Battalion based in GuiposContinue reading “Apprehended Female NPA gets Medical Attention”

Army and AFP sponsor concert and advocacy run for fallen heroes

FORT BONIFACIO, Taguig City – The Philippine Army and the Armed Forces of the Philippines together with the HERO Foundation, Inc., along with other entities and individuals will sponsor a concert and advocacy run to be held on August 23 and 24, respectively. This activity was conceptualized to remember and honor our fallen heroes. Dubbed asContinue reading “Army and AFP sponsor concert and advocacy run for fallen heroes”

Army’s CMO students provides assistance to gov’t relief operation

FORT ANDRES BONIFACIO, Taguig City – Students from the Civil Military Operation School (CMOS) of the Army’s Civil Military Operations Group (CMOG) who are currently undergoing Civil Affairs Course Class 12-2014 provided humanitarian assistance to the government’s relief operation to victims of typhoon “Glenda”.  Army Captain Rusticarlo Magno led the students in repacking of reliefContinue reading “Army’s CMO students provides assistance to gov’t relief operation”

PAF FLIGHT PLAN 2028 DEVELOPMENT TAKES OFF

PAF FLIGHT PLAN 2028 DEVELOPMENT TAKES OFF The Commanding General, Philippine Air Force, Lt Gen Jeffrey F Delgado AFP spearheaded the opening ceremony of breakthrough session of the development of the PAF Flight Plan 2028 last August 13, 2014 at the Hall of Flags, Colonel Jesus Villamor Air Base, Pasay City. The development of theContinue reading “PAF FLIGHT PLAN 2028 DEVELOPMENT TAKES OFF”

Philippine Navy will participate in the multilateral naval exercise dubbed as KAKADU 2014

The Philippine Navy will participate in the multilateral naval exercise dubbed as “KAKADU 2014” that will be hosted by Royal Australian Navy (RAN) from Aug. 25, to Sept. 12, 2014 at Northern Australia Exercise Area.   KAKADU is hosted biennially by RAN and represents an opportunity to promote and enhance regional interoperability and cooperation amongContinue reading “Philippine Navy will participate in the multilateral naval exercise dubbed as KAKADU 2014”

Philippine Navy Sends Alcaraz for Biggest Aussie War Games

Philippine Navy Sends Alcaraz for Biggest Aussie War Games     Subic Bay, Zambales – BRP Ramon Alcaraz (PF-16) departed here Sunday after the Send-Off Ceremony to participate in the multilateral naval exercise dubbed as “KAKADU 2014” that will be hosted by Royal Australian Navy (RAN) from Aug. 25, to Sept. 12, 2014 at NorthernContinue reading “Philippine Navy Sends Alcaraz for Biggest Aussie War Games”

Army soldiers reaffirms commitment and support to IHL

FORT BONIFACIO, Taguig City – The Philippine Army joins the nation in commemorating the 65th celebration of International Humanitarian Law (IHL) Month with this year’s celebration to be hosted by the Department of National Defense (DND) bringing with the theme: “Proteksyon at Pagbibigay Kakayahan sa mga Taong nasa Gitna ng Armadong Labanan”.  In a simpleContinue reading “Army soldiers reaffirms commitment and support to IHL”

Army Ladies Club Launches DepEd “Abot Alam” Program

FORT BONIFACIO, Taguig City – The Philippine Army in coordination with the AFP Officers Ladies Club Philippine Army Chapter launched the Department of Education’s Abot Alam Program held at Headquarters Philippine Army Grandstand on August 7.    Army chief Lt Gen Hernando DCA Iriberri together with Army Officers, Enlisted Personnel, and civilian employees were present duringContinue reading “Army Ladies Club Launches DepEd “Abot Alam” Program”