BAYANIHAN SA SANIPAAN

On 18 April 2015, representatives from the EASTERN MINDANAO COMMAND particularly from 5thCRG, Philippine Navy, Philippine Air Force, TOG XI, 10th CMO Battalion, Task Force Davao, Philippine Coast Guard and groups like Seda Hotel, DOLE Philippines, JCI Davaoena Daba-Daba, React Echo Group Panabo and React Madayaw Durian Group joined hands in the conservation project inContinue reading “BAYANIHAN SA SANIPAAN”

LAWLESS NPAs RANSACKS MAYOR’S HOUSE IN COMPOSTELA VALLEY

Suspected New People’s Army rebels on Tuesday ransacked the home of Monkayo, Compostela Valley Mayor Joselito Brillantes Jr. and killed a security guard, the military said on Thursday. In a statement released on Thursday, Eastern Mindanao Command public affairs chief Captain Alberto Caber said the rebels ransacked Brillantes’ home at around 10:30 p.m. on Tuesday, andContinue reading “LAWLESS NPAs RANSACKS MAYOR’S HOUSE IN COMPOSTELA VALLEY”

PARA SA IYO KASAMA

Ang kantang ito ay akda ng mga mag aaral ng elementarya sa loob ng Naval Station Felix Apolinario, Panacan, Davao City. Ito ay produkto ng kabataang Pilipino ngayon na mulat sa mga pangyayari sa kanyang paligid, nakikialam at nakikiisa sa tawag ng bayan. Ang tono ng kantang ito ay katulad sa tono ng kantang “DiContinue reading “PARA SA IYO KASAMA”

RECRUITMENT IN THE STREETS

As the New People’s Army has just celebrated their 46th Anniversary, these pictures surfaced in the internet. As expected, people who asked for permits from the city government offices to rally in the streets and to form pickets were one of those who openly recruit civilians from urban areas to be involved and members ofContinue reading “RECRUITMENT IN THE STREETS”

ARAW NG KAGITINGAN: 2015

As every April 9 of each year we celebrate the Araw ng Kagitingan, along with this we also celebrate for the Veterans Week. For this year, the theme of the celebration is “IPUNLA ANG KAGITINGAN SA KABATAAN, IHANDA ANG BETERANO NG KINABUKASAN.” The celebration started on April 5 with the Sunrise Ceremony at Libingan ngContinue reading “ARAW NG KAGITINGAN: 2015”

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”

NPA’s “PROTRACTED WAR” IS TAKING HEAVY TOLL ON LUMAD PEOPLE

The ‘protracted war’ of New People’s Army (NPA) is taking a heavy toll on the lives of innocent Indigenous People or the Lumads of some areas in Eastern Mindanao. Brigadier General Joselito Kakilala, Civil Relations Service (CRS) Chief and concurrent Spokesperson of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), said that they are alarmed onContinue reading “NPA’s “PROTRACTED WAR” IS TAKING HEAVY TOLL ON LUMAD PEOPLE”

SURRENDEREES’ IN TIME FOR THE NPAs 46TH ANNIVERSARY

While the New People’s Army (NPA) were busy celebrating their 46th founding anniversary, the Armed Forces of the Philippines, the Eastern Mindanao Command (EASTMINCOM) in particular has also celebrated the occasion with the receipt of two (2) surrendering members of the New People’s Army from different commands. This is the result of the focused operationsContinue reading “SURRENDEREES’ IN TIME FOR THE NPAs 46TH ANNIVERSARY”