Emergency Hotlines: LANDLINE (+63) 2 911 – 8688

Posts Tagged ‘AFP’

AFP vows NPA’s 50th anniversary is the last

Posted on Friday, 29 March 2019 08:22 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) shrugs off this year’s 50th founding anniversary of the communist group New People’s Army (NPA). According to AFP Spokesperson BGen....

AFP on Duterte’s move to scrap talks with Reds: ‘It’s the right thing’

Posted on Friday, 22 March 2019 08:42 PM | No Comments
QUEZON CITY, Philippines — The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) said on Friday (March 22) that cancelling the peace talks with the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) was...

AFP coordinates with counterparts over ‘entry’ of foreign terrorists in PH

Posted on Friday, 22 March 2019 12:34 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) has confirmed it is closely coordinating with its foreign counterparts over the possible entry of foreign terrorists in the country...

Kin of NPA captives want to halt AFP ops in Caraga for safe release of hostages

Posted on Monday, 28 January 2019 04:54 PM | No Comments
It has been over a month since the abduction of Corporal Erick Manangan, Private First Class Darlino Carino Jr. and 13 members of the Citizen Armed Force Geographical Unit (CAFGU)...

Army recovers firearms, ammo after NPA clash in Negros Oriental

Posted on Monday, 21 January 2019 05:13 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Soldiers from the Philippine Army’s 302nd Brigade recovered various weapons and paraphernalia from members of the New People’s Army (NPA) after encountering the rebel forces in Brgy. Tacpao,...

Ex-AFP chief Carlito Galvez is the new presidential peace adviser

Posted on Wednesday, 12 December 2018 10:00 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Former Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief of staff Gen. Carlito Galvez who just retired, has yet another role to play in the Duterte government. President...

AFP, Senate keep lead; PhilHealth notches 2nd win at UNTV Cup 7

Posted on Tuesday, 16 October 2018 12:17 AM | No Comments
  Games on Sunday, October 21 2:00PM – GSIS vs PITC 3:30PM – Agriculture vs Judiciary 5:00PM – PNP vs Senate Venue: Pasig City Sports Center   UNTV Cup Season...

PNP: Faculty members linked to NPA recruitment in schools will face charges

Posted on Friday, 5 October 2018 01:13 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Following reports that 18 schools in Metro Manila are being infiltrated by the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP), the PNP warned of filing charges against faculty...

Troops find abandoned remains of NPA rebel in Batangas

Posted on Thursday, 2 August 2018 03:55 PM | No Comments
    CAMP GENERAL MATEO CAPINPIN, Tanay, Rizal — Government troops on Wednesday, August 1, found the abandoned remains of a New People’s Army (NPA) member at Sitio Sampaloc, Brgy...

Debt-ridden soldiers to undergo financial management seminar — AFP

Posted on Monday, 18 June 2018 11:32 AM | No Comments
The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) will conduct a financial management training for its members to prevent them from falling into debt traps. AFP spokesman Col. Edgard Arevalo said,...