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ISIS will never gain foothold anywhere in the Philippines—Duterte

Posted on Wednesday, 10 April 2019 05:03 PM | No Comments
President Rodrigo Duterte is confident that ISIS will never gain foothold anywhere in the Philippines. During his speech in Jolo, Sulu on Tuesday (April 9) in commemoration of the Day...

PNP hunts down Jolo suicide bombers’ alleged daughter

Posted on Wednesday, 20 February 2019 05:05 PM | No Comments
QUEZON CITY, Philippines — The Philippine National Police (PNP) is on the hunt for the alleged 10-year-old daughter of the two suicide bombers responsible for the Jolo cathedral blast. According...

Duterte orders all-out-war on Abu Sayyaf terrorists

Posted on Tuesday, 29 January 2019 04:42 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Angered by the twin blasts that killed government men and civilians in Jolo, Sulu, President Rodrigo Duterte ordered the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) to rage...

Abu Sayyaf releases another hostage in Sulu

Posted on Tuesday, 22 May 2018 08:44 AM | No Comments
    ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines — Just two days after the recovery of two kidnapped police officers, another victim was released to Presidential Peace Adviser Jesus Dureza on Monday, according...

AFP WestMinCom confident of Abu Sayyaf collapse

Posted on Monday, 2 April 2018 02:27 PM | No Comments
  The Armed Forces of the Philippines Western Mindanao Command appreciates the continuous surrender of Abu Sayyaf terrorists. Among the latest surrenderers is Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) sub-leader, Nhurhassan Jamiri;...

Outgoing C/SAFP Gen. Año confident that AFP is “in good hands”

Posted on Friday, 27 October 2017 09:58 AM | No Comments
“He is a very good officer both admin and operation, AFP is in good hands under Gen. Guerrero.” This has been what outgoing AFP Chief of Staff Gen. Eduardo Año...

3 suspected Abu Sayyaf members arrested in Zamboanga City

Posted on Tuesday, 26 September 2017 10:40 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Authorities arrested last Saturday, three suspected members of the Abu Sayyaf Group. They were identified as Omar Asakil and father and son Mukaram and Abdula Sapil. They are...

ASG leader Isnilon Hapilon incapable of launching new attacks – AFP

Posted on Thursday, 29 June 2017 10:16 AM | No Comments
The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) has no valuable evidence that will confirm reports that Abu Sayyaf and Daesh leader in the Philippines, Isnilon Hapilon, has already escaped Marawi...

PNP tracks source of recovered Maute firearms in Marawi

Posted on Tuesday, 27 June 2017 06:50 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — As clashes continue in Marawi City, government troops were able to recover more firearms from the Maute terrorist group. Although some of the weapons are not registered,...

AFP maintains it’s winning the fight against Maute terrorist group

Posted on Tuesday, 27 June 2017 12:36 PM | No Comments
“The AFP is firm in its declaration that it is winning in this battle. As a matter of fact, victory is irreversible. It’s just a matter of time before we...