9ID Reactivates Task Force “SAGIP” for TY Ruby

PILI, CAMARINES SUR – As Tropical Storm ‘Ruby’ enters Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR), all Army units in Bicol under the 9th Infantry Division were already on red alert status and respective Disaster Response Units of Infantry Brigades and Battalions are on standby. 9ID’s Task Force “SAGIP” is then reactivated, in coordination with the OfficeContinue reading “9ID Reactivates Task Force “SAGIP” for TY Ruby”

“Light a Tree” in Puerto Princesa City

02 December 2014 – Troops from Western Command, Naval Forces West, Palawan Provicial Police Command, different Local Gov’t Agencies, the City Government led by Mayor Cecile R. Bayron together with the thousands of local residents of Puerto Princesa and Tourists from different places joined together to  witness the annual lightening ceremony of giant Christmas TreeContinue reading ““Light a Tree” in Puerto Princesa City”

Army in Eastern Visayas Gears Up for Typhoon ‘Ruby’

CATBALOGAN, SAMAR – The 8th Infantry (Stormtroopers) Division placed all its units on “full red alert” in anticipation of the possible onslaught super typhoon ‘Ruby’ may bring about as it makes landfall in the region in the weekend . Major General Jet B. Velarmino, Commander of the 8ID, said that his command is in constant coordination with theContinue reading “Army in Eastern Visayas Gears Up for Typhoon ‘Ruby’”

272 new soldiers to bring peace and development to Panay and Negros

272 new soldiers to bring peace and development to Panay and Negros Camp Peralta, Jamindan, Capiz –Two hundred seventy-two (272) new soldiers were enlisted into the ranks of the Army’s 3rd Infantry “Spearhead” Division during the graduation ceremony held here today December 4, 2014. They are the members of the Candidate Soldiers “SUMIKLAB” (Sundalong MinimithiContinue reading “272 new soldiers to bring peace and development to Panay and Negros”