Filipino Peacekeepers Stand Ground Amid Threat

Filipino Peacekeepers Stand Ground Amid Threat Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City—Filipino peacekeepers in Golan Heights are in a stand-off with Syrian rebels as the latter tried to storm their positions at around 10 a.m. (Syria time) August 28. Earlier, said rebels occupied the position of Fiji nationals under the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) in Golan Heights.Continue reading “Filipino Peacekeepers Stand Ground Amid Threat”

3 ranking NPA leaders bagged in Southern Luzon

Two ranking New People’s Army (NPA) leaders were nabbed following operations by the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and Philippine National Police (PNP) over the weekend in Naga City, Bicol and Gumaca, Quezon. Police elements of Gumaca, Quezon and intelligence operatives of the Southern Luzon Command under Lt. Gen. Caesar Ronnie P. Ordoyo arrestedContinue reading “3 ranking NPA leaders bagged in Southern Luzon”

AFP to pay tribute to artist killed in Bontoc mishap

AFP to pay tribute to artist killed in Bontoc mishapBy Alexis Romero (philstar.com) | Updated February 10, 2014 MANILA, Philippines – The military is paying tribute to an artist who died in the bus mishap in Bontoc, Mountain Province last Friday. Andrew David Sicam, 35, was one of the artists who led the painting ofContinue reading “AFP to pay tribute to artist killed in Bontoc mishap”

Cyber Bayanihan by the Department of National Defense ( A Defense News Daily PH Special News)

Cyber Bayanihan Version 1.0 of the Department of National Defense ( Department of National Defense – Philippines ) News by Defense News Daily and Defense News Daily PH Online Team http://www.defensenewsdailyph.com Cyber Bayanihan is a conference of stakeholders that specialized in data security and Cyber Defense Security. The venue of the event was in theContinue reading “Cyber Bayanihan by the Department of National Defense ( A Defense News Daily PH Special News)”

The new Philippine Army chief is “Superman. ( President Benigno Aquino’s words on newly installed Army chief Major General Hernando Iriberri)

The new Philippine Army chief is “Superman. MANILA, Philippines – The new Philippine Army chief is “Superman.” This was President Benigno Aquino’s words on newly installed Army chief Major General Hernando Iriberri during the change of command ceremony at Fort Bonifacio on Friday. “I heard he is called in the AFP as code ‘Superman.’ He alwaysContinue reading “The new Philippine Army chief is “Superman. ( President Benigno Aquino’s words on newly installed Army chief Major General Hernando Iriberri)”

P41.2-B Military upgrade completed in Noy’s 3 years

P41.2-B Military upgrade completed in Noy’s 3 years MANILA, Philippines – A total of P41.2 billion worth of military upgrade projects have been completed and awarded during the first three years of the Aquino administration, data from the Department of National Defense (DND) showed. The amount represents 36 projects that were spread out to theContinue reading “P41.2-B Military upgrade completed in Noy’s 3 years”