Pursuit operations yield assorted High Powered Fire Arms

A platoon of the 1st Infantry Battalion on pursuit operations clashed with about 30 NPA rebels 10 a.m. Tuesday (April 28) in Brgy Mahabang Lalim of Gen. Nakar town in Quezon Province in a 40-minute firefight which resulted to the recovery of assorted high powered firearms and other war materiel. According to LtCol Edgar Mangabay, … Continue reading Pursuit operations yield assorted High Powered Fire Arms

Balikatan Exercises 2015 kicks off

In keeping with their mutual agreement for the development of their respective armed forces, the Republic of the Philippines and the United States will engage in yet another series of bilateral exercises starting today April 20 (Monday). The 31st iteration of Balikatan Exercises 2015 (BK15) is another series of “shoulder-to-shoulder” exercises between the Armed Forces … Continue reading Balikatan Exercises 2015 kicks off

Army in Negros recovers NPA firearms

CAMP PERALTA, Jamindan Capiz – Army troops from the 11th Infantry Battalion, 3rd Infantry Division based in Brgy McKinley, Guihulngan, Negros Oriental recovered three (3) firearms from members of the New People’s Army while conducting security operations early morning of Sunday April 19 in a remote Barangay in Guihulngan City. At about 12:30 a.m. Sunday, … Continue reading Army in Negros recovers NPA firearms

CRSAFP and Rappler come together for Modern Disaster Prepareness

Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City - Civil Relations Service, AFP and Rappler has come together for this joint Disaster Preparedness Summer Workshop entitled "Ready and Survive"  in collaboration with Hope Inc., Bantay Bayan Foundatt;ion Inc., and REACT Philippines held in Multi-Purpose Hall, Civil Relations Service today (April 19, 2015). The Civil Relations Service through its 7th Civil Relations … Continue reading CRSAFP and Rappler come together for Modern Disaster Prepareness

Balikatan 2015 Photo Contest

Calling all civilians,military, professional and non-professional photographer to join the Balikatan 2015 Photo Contest. Register now for the Balikatan 2015 Photo Contest and get a chance to win cash prizes. STEPS IN JOINING: To cover a Balikatan 2015 event for this Photo Contest, register at: http://dwdd.com.ph/2015/balikatan-2015-photo-contest-registration/ A confirmation email will be sent to you after registration. … Continue reading Balikatan 2015 Photo Contest

Stop China’s Destructive Reclamation!

China's reclamation activities in West Philippine Sea already destroyed some 300 hectares of coral reef systems there. Reefs are tourist attractions and serve as foraging ground for marine species including commercially important ones. Building atop reefs will block out sunlight -- it's like burying these ecosystems alive. Even if only part of a reef is affected … Continue reading Stop China’s Destructive Reclamation!

Iloilo City declared as Peaceful and Ready for Further Development

  Published by :3ID DPAO ILOILO CITY – The Iloilo City Government, the Armed Forces of the Philippinesthrough the Army’s 3rd Infantry Division and the Philippine National Police signed a joint memorandum declaring Iloilo City as peaceful and ready for further development in a ceremony held here at Iloilo City Hall 2:00 PM Tuesday April … Continue reading Iloilo City declared as Peaceful and Ready for Further Development

‘Football for Peace’ returns for 4th edition

Taguig City - 4th Football for Peace Festival on April 18 and 19, 2015 at Bonifacio Naval Station Football field, fort Bonifacio, Taguig City. Join and play with the kids from Negros, Lanao del Norte, Basilan, Sulu, Sultan Kudarat, Zamboanga, Tawi-Tawi, Cagayan de Oro, Misamis Oriental, Palawan. Let's be an advocate of PEACE and be the witness that " Not all wars are won with GUNS”.