BALIKATAN EXERCISE 2015 IN PANAY STARTS

CAMP PERALTA, Jamindan, Capiz – The Balikatan Exercise 2015 in Panay officially started today April 7, 2015 with the opening ceremony of the Basic First Responders Training held at Camp Peralta, Jamindan, Capiz. A total of 105 participants composed of 82 military personnel from the 3rd Infantry Division, Philippine Army, 13 reservists from the 6thContinue reading “BALIKATAN EXERCISE 2015 IN PANAY STARTS”

AFP EASTERN MINDANAO COMMAND PEACE EFFORTS GAINING

NSFA, PANACAN, Davao City (DWDD) – Peace and security in Eastern Mindanao area have significantly gained momentum in the first quarter of 2015. Lt General Aurelio Baladad of the Eastern Mindanao Command in his report, accounted for a six percent or 116 reduction in NPA strength during the first quarter of 2015. In the latest assessment madeContinue reading “AFP EASTERN MINDANAO COMMAND PEACE EFFORTS GAINING”

TWO SOLDIERS DEAD IN ARMY CONVOY AMBUSH LAST WEEK

THE EASTERN Mindanao Command vowed to pursue the New People’s Army rebels who killed two soldiers and wounded 12 others during an ambush on a military convoy in Sitio Ban-as, Barangay Mahayag, San Miguel, Surigao del Sur on Wednesday evening. Col. Romeo Brawner, spokesperson of EastMinCom, said the convoy was composed of five military trucksContinue reading “TWO SOLDIERS DEAD IN ARMY CONVOY AMBUSH LAST WEEK”