Australian PM urges Beijing to cool tensions in South China Sea

Australia’s new Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has advised China to ease off on island construction in the South China Sea if it wants a reduced US presence in the region. Beijing claims almost the whole of the sea and over the past year has been converting reefs into artificial islands, with military facilities, sparking regionalContinue reading “Australian PM urges Beijing to cool tensions in South China Sea”

Agusan del Sur tribal leaders sign manifesto to free tribal domains from CPP/NPA/NDF infestation

Prosperidad, Agusan del Sur – Some 60 tribal leaders all over the province of Agusan del Sur yesterday convene in order to unite themselves as members of the Agusan del Sur Tribal Council in order to free their domains from NPA infestation and condemn the violent practices that the Communist Party of the Philippines, NewContinue reading “Agusan del Sur tribal leaders sign manifesto to free tribal domains from CPP/NPA/NDF infestation”

AFP gets new Equipment for ARMY CBRN Platoon

CAMP GENERAL EMILIO AGUINALDO, Quezon City – New equipment for the Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear (CBRN) Platoon Army Support Command (ASCOM) of the Philippine Army were formally handed over to the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) today (September 17) by the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) in a ceremony at 9 a.m. at theContinue reading “AFP gets new Equipment for ARMY CBRN Platoon”

AFP NOT INVOLVED IN LUMAD KILLINGS

The Armed Forces of the Philippines assures the public that the military respect’ the Lumad community and other Indigenous Peoples. It also denied allegations that they are targeting Lumads. The AFP will be fully cooperating with the PNP to obtain credible facts regarding the atrocities as it does its own internal investigation to ascertain ifContinue reading “AFP NOT INVOLVED IN LUMAD KILLINGS”

MOA Signing Between AFP and MMC Foundation

            Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Chief of Staff General Hernando DCA Iriberri and Makati Medical Center (MMC) Foundation Chairman Manuel V. Pangilinan hold the signed MOA between AFP and MMC Foundation which sought to strengthen the public-private partnership between the two agencies for further development of personnel inContinue reading “MOA Signing Between AFP and MMC Foundation”

Three of Suspects in Surigao Killing Identified, Charged

Based on 4th Infantry Division’s record, the mentioned personalities were not included in the roster of its CAFGU Active Auxiliary (CAA) personnel, unlike the recent articles tagging them as a group attached to the Philippine Army. “The AFP adheres to the Law of the land. As provided for in the Constitution to wit: Providing forContinue reading “Three of Suspects in Surigao Killing Identified, Charged”

The Call to be a Hero’s Hero: Largest Heroes Run Set on November

Year after year and now embarking on its fourth year, the Philippine Military Academy Alumni Association, Inc. (PMAAAI) launches another Heroes Run. But this time, it’s bigger than ever and expected to invite 5,000 runners nationwide. The 2015 Heroes Run set on November is the biggest get-together for military men and women as well asContinue reading “The Call to be a Hero’s Hero: Largest Heroes Run Set on November”

AFP in the Visayas joins the Nation in celebrating the 13th Development Policy Research Month (DPRM)

Your AFP in the Visayas joins the Nation in celebrating the 13th Development Policy Research Month (DPRM). with the theme ” Tamang Regulasyon para sa Patuloy na Pag-ahon”. The main objective of this is to influence our policymakers to take action in adopting explicit standards for regulatory quality that ensures the integrity and quality ofContinue reading “AFP in the Visayas joins the Nation in celebrating the 13th Development Policy Research Month (DPRM)”