2 infantry brigades in Rizal, Quezon provinces have new commanders

November 19, 2015 by · Comments Off on 2 infantry brigades in Rizal, Quezon provinces have new commanders 

CAMP CAPINPIN, TANAY, Rizal, Nov. 19 — The 1st Infantry (Always First) Battalion in Tongohin Village, Infanta, Quezon and 80th Infantry (Steadfast) Battalion in Pinugay Village, Baras, Rizal of the 2nd Infantry (Jungle Fighter) division of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) here have new commanders.

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Army battalion receives newly procured rifles as part of modernization plan

November 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on Army battalion receives newly procured rifles as part of modernization plan 

DUMAGUETE CITY, Nov. 10 -– The Batallion of Excellence Award recipient, the 79th IB “Masaligan” Battalion is now equipped with the newly procured Carbine 5.56 mm R4 A3 rifles as part of the modernization thrust of the Philippine Army.

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Army optimistic to achieve rebel-free Leyte this year

September 22, 2015 by · Comments Off on Army optimistic to achieve rebel-free Leyte this year 

ORMOC CITY, Sept. 21, –- The Philippine Army hopes the entire province of Leyte will be declared insurgency-free this year.

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Military-PNP intensify hot pursuit operations vs. abductors of Army man in Agusan del Sur

September 22, 2015 by · Comments Off on Military-PNP intensify hot pursuit operations vs. abductors of Army man in Agusan del Sur 

By Noel B. Najaro

BUTUAN CITY, Sept. 21 (PNA) — Hot pursuit operations by the military and police are ongoing against the heavily armed abductors of an army corporal over the weekend, at a remote hinter municipality of Agusan del Sur province.

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15 'Aspin' tracker dogs help provide security to ambassadors on Phl-Spanish Friendship Day

July 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on 15 'Aspin' tracker dogs help provide security to ambassadors on Phl-Spanish Friendship Day 

BALER, Aurora, June 30, — Securing the site of the 13th Philippine-Spanish Friendship Day attended by at least five ambassadors of foreign countries in this capital town has become a breeze.

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Military launches offensive vs. NPAs rebels in Bukidnon

March 10, 2015 by · Comments Off on Military launches offensive vs. NPAs rebels in Bukidnon 

QUEZON, Bukidnon, March 9 — The military is now pursuing a group of communist rebels believed responsible for the burning of seven trucks and in the ambuscade of responding law enforcers along the Davao-Bukidnon highway Sunday.

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