Miss Earth 2015, Angelia Ong, to attend CRS Change of Command Ceremony

    Reigning Miss Earth 2015, Angelia Ong, is set to attend the change of command ceremony of the Civil Relations Service, Armed Forces of the Philippines (CRSAFP) on March 30, 2016 at Camp Aguinaldo. COL Edgard Arevalo (GSC) PN(M) will take over as the CRSAFP Commander. Miss Ong has been closely partnering with the … Continue reading Miss Earth 2015, Angelia Ong, to attend CRS Change of Command Ceremony

10ID, DTI distribute broiler chicks to ex-NPAs in ComVal

To ensure their smooth transition back to mainstream society, the Philippine Army’s 10th Infantry Division (ID), in partnership with various national government agencies and local government units, distributed broiler chicks to 15 former members of the communist New People’s Army (NPA) in Compostela Valley province.  Maj. Gen. Rafael Valencia, commander of the 10ID, said that the … Continue reading 10ID, DTI distribute broiler chicks to ex-NPAs in ComVal

“Filipino Soldiers… are Super Heroes”

“The AFP Soldiers are definitive proof that super heroes do exists and they don’t need to wear cape or everything else, they don’t have to fly, they just do it with their simple actions with sacrifices, unity and dignity and that is what makes them special.”... The AVP was a tribute of Grade 8 and … Continue reading “Filipino Soldiers… are Super Heroes”

Army partners with BOSS to bring smiles to persons with deformities

In partnership with a non-government organization (NGO), the Philippine Army will be bringing smiles to dependents and relatives of military personnel and civilian employees who have lip deformities through free surgery and medicines. The three-day medical mission with the Project B.O.S.S. or Brotherhood Operation Sweet Smile, will be held March 9-11at the Army General Hospital. … Continue reading Army partners with BOSS to bring smiles to persons with deformities

Philippine Army kicks off its 119th anniversary celebration in Luzon

“Serving the people, securing the land” As part of its 119th anniversary, the Philippine Army held static capability displays and various activities at SM City Lucena in Quezon and Bonifacio Global City  in Metro Manila simultaneously last March 5-6. Facilitated by the Army’s 2nd Infantry Division, the event in Lucena featured various activities like photo … Continue reading Philippine Army kicks off its 119th anniversary celebration in Luzon

THE ARMY DRAGON WARRIORS ARE READY TO FIGHT

The Philippine Army Dragon Boat Team is now at the height of their preparation for the 10th World Club Crews Championships to be held in Adelaide, Australia on April 1-10, 2016. The team, which holds the world record as the fastest team in “200 meters and 500 meters small boat category” which they garnered in … Continue reading THE ARMY DRAGON WARRIORS ARE READY TO FIGHT

Sister Ping – An Icon of EDSA People Power Revolution

  When she came first to public eye, she was offering flowers to soldiers aboard tanks deployed to quell anti-government crowd on EDSA on February 1986. Thirty years after, it is the turn of Sister Ping Ocariza to receive flower from a soldier. “Soldiers salamat, iba na talaga ngayon, baligtad na, sundalo na ang namimigay … Continue reading Sister Ping – An Icon of EDSA People Power Revolution