5 NPA Killed, 2 Soldiers Hurt in Bukidnon Encounter

NSFA, Panacan, Davao City – At least five (5) NPA members of the North Central Mindanao Regional Committee were killed while two (2) soldiers of the 3rd Special Forces Company, 1st Special Forces Battalion were wounded after the latter were fired upon in Brgy. Mendiz, Pangantucan, Bukidnon at 4:14 p.m., August 18, 2015. The government troops recoveredContinue reading “5 NPA Killed, 2 Soldiers Hurt in Bukidnon Encounter”

WestMinCom Female Association Marks 1st Anniversary

Camp Navarro, Upper Calarian, Zamboanga City- September 02, 2015 (7pm)- The Western Mindanao Command Las Mujeres Association (WLMA), composed of all the female officers, enlisted personnel and civilian employees of the Command, celebrated its 1st anniversary at the La Solidaridad, Officer’s Club in Camp Navarro, Upper Calarian, Zamboanga City. Said event was graced by LieutenantContinue reading “WestMinCom Female Association Marks 1st Anniversary”

WestMinCom marks 9 years of service in Mindanao

Camp Navarro, Upper Calarian, Zamboanga City- August 28, 2015- Marking its nine years of serving the people in Mindanao, the Western Mindanao Command, Armed Forces of the Philippines (WestMinCom, AFP) held a wreath laying ceremony, thanksgiving mass, blessing of new facilities, lunch party, awarding ceremony and evening socials to celebrate the 9th anniversary of theContinue reading “WestMinCom marks 9 years of service in Mindanao”

Philippine Navy Hosts WPNS Environmental Working Group

The 2-day Western Pacific Naval Symposium (WPNS) Environmental Working Group (EWG) event being hosted by the Philippine Navy (PN) for the first time formally started here today in an Opening Ceremony attended by 18 delegates from 10 different WPNS member countries. With the theme “The Navies: Proactive and Cooperative Institution for Protecting Marine Biodiversity”, theContinue reading “Philippine Navy Hosts WPNS Environmental Working Group”