PH gov’t honors fallen heroes of Marawi siege
As the country commemorates the third anniversary of the Marawi siege, Malacañang on May 23, 2o2o, honored the government troops who offered their lives to liberate the Islamic City from the hands Dawlah Islamiya-Maute extremist group. “Today, as we remember Marawi, we pay tribute to the heroism of our fallen men in uniform during the… (0 comment)

PNP warns against proliferation of COVID-19-related fake news
The Philippine National Police (PNP) is now conducting an investigation to unmask the persons behind the spread of fake news about coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), including helicopter spraying of pesticide around the country to contain the virus. PNP spokesperson Brig. Gen. Bernard Banac denied the reports that the government, through the police and the military,… (0 comment)

Road to Development: Remote barangays in Zamboanga Del Sur get P87.5-m road projects
The Zamboanga Del Sur Provincial Task Force to End Local Communist Arm Conflict headed by Gov. Victor Yu in partnership with the Philippine Army’s’ 53rd Infantry “MATAPAT” Battalion (53IB) has been conducting initiatives for the benefit of our fellow Filipinos living in remote barangays of the province. The province has been undertaking road construction projects,… (0 comment)

Customs-NAIA destroys 20 tons of unsafe forfeited goods
Customs officials at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) on November 21, 2019, destroyed 20 tons of goods in Trece Martires, Cavite. In a statement, Port of NAIA district collector Carmelita Talusan said the condemnation proceeding is part of the Bureau of Customs’ (BOC) efforts to decongest their storage facilities. It is also in line… (0 comment)

Pinoys celebrate peaceful Holy Week
The traditional observance of this year’s Holy week has been generally peaceful, the Philippine National Police (PNP) said. Except for the blast that occurred at the Davao City Police Office (DCPO) on Black Saturday, “the observance of Holy Week is generally peaceful,” PNP spokesperson, Col. Bernard Banac said in a news article published by the… (0 comment)

South Korea to provide assistance in modernizing PH defense capability
One of the Philippines’ closest allies, South Korea, will help the country modernize its defense capability, particularly the acquisition of new helicopters and submarines. This was confirmed by South Korean Ambassador to the Philippines Han Dong-Man in an exclusive interview over the weekend with the Philippine News Agency (PNA). “Korea is now looking to provide… (0 comment)

AFP congratulates Col. Manny Pacquiao for victory
The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) joins the rest of the nation in celebrating the victory of Filipino boxing icon and Senator Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao over Argentinian boxer Lucas Matthysse at the Axiata Arena in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Sunday. “We, at the Armed Forces of the Philippines joins the whole nation in celebrating another… (0 comment)

On Samar ‘misencoutner’: ‘Nobody wants it’ — Duterte
Philippine President Rodrigo Roa Duterte said the “misencounter” between government troops and policemen in Samar, where six policemen were killed and nine others were wounded, was an event which nobody wanted to happen. “Nobody wants it. That wasn’t intentionally done. Actually, what happens there is the Murphy’s Law. If anything can go wrong, it will… (0 comment)

Rodrigo Duterte graces Philippine Navy’s 120th anniversary
Assuring the Philippine Navy of the administration’s efforts to enhance their capability, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte joined the celebration of the Philippine Navy’s 120th anniversary held at the Coconut Palace, CCP Complex in Pasay City on Tuesday, May 22, 2018. President Duterte, the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Philippines congratulated the Philippine Navy… (0 comment)