3CRG with REACT Cebu witnessed the turnover of water purifier containers donated by the “GLOBAL MEDIC RAPID RESPONSE TEAM” from Canada

LTC MARIO B DEMAISIP, GC, 3CRG and personnel attended/witnessed the turnover of 100 pieces of water purifier containers donated by the “GLOBAL MEDIC RAPID RESPONSE TEAM” from Canada through the REACT-CEBU intended for the residents of Dumanjog, Cebu City. Said water purifier containers were properly received by Dumangjo\ug Mayor Nelson Garcia.  

3ID troops told: Be More Vigilant as Ceasefire Ends

Camp Peralta, Jamindan, Capiz – Army troops all over Panay and Negros Islands were ordered to be more vigilant as the government’s unilateral ceasefire ended January 19. The 3rd Infantry Division said that resumption of conduct of combat operations shall be pushed through in its area of responsibility. “Our main goal here is to maintainContinue reading “3ID troops told: Be More Vigilant as Ceasefire Ends”

AFP Centcom to deploy 7,300 personnel, cadets for Sinulog 2015 crowd control

The Armed Forces of the Philippines-Central Command (AFP-CentCom) based in Camp Lapu-Lapu in Barangay Lahug, Cebu City was tasked to control the crowd during the Sinulog festivities, an official said. These are fluvial and foot procession on January 17 as well as the Sinulog Grand Parade carousel route during the feast day on Jan. 18.Continue reading “AFP Centcom to deploy 7,300 personnel, cadets for Sinulog 2015 crowd control”

The Ongoing Preparations of AFP for the Papal Visit

8th Light Army Company Junior Officer and Personnel displaying readiness to support the security efforts of the AFP during POPE FRANCIS VISIT in Tacloban City and Palo, Leyte. Personnel of the 546 Engineering Battalion, 53rd Engineering Brigade, Philippine Army  conducted cleaning operations around the Archbishop Palace compound as part of their preparations for the visitContinue reading “The Ongoing Preparations of AFP for the Papal Visit”

More CPP-NPA members in Panay renounce armed struggle

Camp Peralta, Jamindan, Capiz–The Army in Western Visayas continues to open its arms and welcomes more members of the CPP-NPA who renounce the armed struggle and choose to live a peaceful life.   On January 12, 2015, three (3) NPA members from Capiz turned over themselves to the government troops under 61stInfantry “Hunter” Battalion andContinue reading “More CPP-NPA members in Panay renounce armed struggle”

3rd Infantry Division assists Security Operations and Maintain peace and order during Papal Visit

LTC MARION SISON INF (GSC) PA led the contingent from 3rd Infantry (Spearhead) Division, Philippine Army composed of nine (9) officers and two hundred fifty seven (257) enlisted personnel to serve as augmentation to the Joint Task Force “POPE” created by the Central Command, Armed Forces of the Philippines to conduct security operations and assistContinue reading “3rd Infantry Division assists Security Operations and Maintain peace and order during Papal Visit”

WESTMINCOM Holds Traditional New Year’s Call

Camp Navarro, Calarian, Zamboanga City- January 12, 2015-  Lieutenant General Rustico O. Guerrero, Commander, Western Mindanao Command (WESTMINCOM), lauded the efforts of key personnel and line units during the Traditional New Year’s Call at Officers’ Club, Headquarters WESTMINCOM, Calarian, Zamboanga City. “The year 2014 has been a challenging year. We have faced obstacles and conflictsContinue reading “WESTMINCOM Holds Traditional New Year’s Call”

AFP: No threat to Pope’s safety

PALO, LEYTE — A top official of the Armed Forces of the Philippines yesterday morning dismissed reports that a nephew of a “bomber” from Mindanao is now in Palo and has been here for the past several months, renting a P40,000-per-month house. LTC Mario Dimaisip PA, Commander of the AFP’s Civil Military Relations Service, saidContinue reading “AFP: No threat to Pope’s safety”

Army in Bicol on Red Alert for Pope’s Visit

CAMP ELIAS ANGELES, Pili, Camarines Sur – The 9th Infantry (Spear) Division is on red alert status beginning January 10, following the AFP’s declaration in preparation for the Papal visit in Eastern Visayas and Metro Manila. A team from the 2nd Infantry Battalion in Albay was sent to the Office of the Civil Defense-5 lastContinue reading “Army in Bicol on Red Alert for Pope’s Visit”