3 Wounded Personnel Awarded

Camp Siongco, Awang, Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao – Three wounded personnel of the Joint Task Force Central/6ID were awarded with the Wounded Personnel Medal at Camp Siongco Station Hospital held today. The medals were personally awarded by Major General Edmundo R. Pangilinan, the Commander of Joint Task Force Central. The 3 personnel were SSg HenryContinue reading “3 Wounded Personnel Awarded”

Bangsamoro Bike for Love Kicks-Off

As a staunch supporter for peace, the 6th Infantry Division organized a mountain biking activity dubbed as “We ride together for BBL (Bangsamoro Bike for Love)” that were enjoined by the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF), Government of the Philippines (GPH) Peace Panel, International Monitoring Team, local government units withContinue reading “Bangsamoro Bike for Love Kicks-Off”

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”

Tabak Division Launches AFP Bamboo Reforestation Project

KUTA SANG-AN, Labangan, Zamboanga del Sur – The 1st Infantry (Tabak) Division, Philippine Army formally launches the AFP Bamboo Reforestation Project at Headquarters, 1st Infantry Division, Kuta Major Cesar L Sang-an, Labangan, Zamboanga del Sur around 6 a.m. December 17, 2014. The event started with a formal lauching ceremony led by Colonel Loreto C. Magundayao,Continue reading “Tabak Division Launches AFP Bamboo Reforestation Project”

Bamboo Reforestation Project Launched By WESTMINCOM

WESTMINCOM Camp Basilio Navarro, Calarian, Zamboanga City- At least 200 bamboos were planted during the launching of the Bamboo Reforestation Project (BRP) led by Lieutenant General Rustico O. Guerrero, Commander, Western Mindanao Command (WESTMINCOM), at Camp Don Basilio Navarro, Upper Calarian, Zamboanga City. In line with the 79th Founding Anniversary of the Armed Forces ofContinue reading “Bamboo Reforestation Project Launched By WESTMINCOM”

AFP honors soldiers in Sulu battle

The Armed Forces of the Philippines will honor today (Thursday) 28 soldiers, led by a junior officer, who gallantly fought Abu Sayyaf terrorists in Sulu that led to the release of two foreign hostages during the AFP’s 79th Founding Anniversary at Camp Aguinaldo. Leading the awardees is Army Lt. Dante Espiritu of the 1st ScoutContinue reading “AFP honors soldiers in Sulu battle”

WESTMINCOM Intensifies Cultural Understanding through Interfaith Forum

  WESTMINCOM, Camp Basilio Navarro, Calarian,  Zamboanga City– The Western Mindanao Command in its role to intensify cultural understanding among various cultural groups has recently took part in the Interfaith Forum spearheaded by the Amores Interfaith Group at Alliance Evangelical Church, Brgy San Roque, Zamboanga City. Invited during the forum was LTC TAHARUDIN PIANG AMPATUAN, GroupContinue reading “WESTMINCOM Intensifies Cultural Understanding through Interfaith Forum”


      Aiming to become more relevant in the age of the Internet, the Civil Relations Service AFP has recently conducted a two (2) day  training  to 4th Civil Relations Group personnel  on cyber security program at Headquarters, 4th Civil Relations Group stationed at Camp Navarro, Zamboanga City. The two (2) day training was spearheadedContinue reading “4th CIVIL RELATIONS GROUP UNDERGO TRAINING ON CYBER SECURITY”

AFP Troops Dislodge ASG of Two Encampments

Western Mindanao Command, Calarian, Zamboanga City- October 13, 2014, 8am- In line with the 24th AFP Code of Ethics Day, the Command has awarded six (6) civilian personalities for their “invaluable services and contribution” to the Command during the “Una Celebracion de Victoria y Paz,” held at WESTMINCOM headquarters, Camp Don Basilio Navarro in Calarian,Continue reading “AFP Troops Dislodge ASG of Two Encampments”