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AFP unit tasked to neutralize Red landmines

Philippines
The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) has organized a unit to neutralize the anti-personnel mines (APMs) and improvised explosive devices (IEDs) being used by the New People’s ...
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Zero tolerance for NPA extortion in May polls – AFP

Peace Philippines
The military will be intensifying their campaign against New People’s Army (NPA) rebels who are reportedly extorting money from candidates in the coming May elections. The Armed Forces ...
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Troops and cops can now enjoy 20% discount on bus fares

Philippines
The Department of Transportation (DOTr) announced on Monday that all active members of the military, the Coast Guard, and the Philippine National Police may now enjoy a 20-percent ...
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Duterte promises assistance to kin of soldiers killed in Sulu incidents

Philippines
President Rodrigo Duterte had a private meeting with the families of soldiers killed in Sulu during the twin bombings of Jolo on January 27 and in an encounter ...
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AFP pre-deploys troops for BOL plebiscite

Peace Philippines
Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) public affairs office chief Col. Noel Detoyato reported on Friday that the military has sufficiently prepared for the coming Bangsomoro Organic Law ...
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Davao region enjoys peaceful holiday season

News Peace Philippines
Police and military authorities reported that the Davao region’s holiday celebrations were “generally peaceful”, despite a few pocket security incidents. During an AFP-PNP press corps briefing held in ...
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Army prepared for NPA anniversary

News
The Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army (CPP-NPA) will be celebrating its 50th founding anniversary on Wednesday, December 26. In response the Philippine Army (PA) has intensified ...
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Army seizes NPA supply thanks to civilian tip

Peace Philippines
A resident of San Miguel town, Surigao del Sur tipped off the Philippine Army about an alleged supply stash belonging to the New People’s Army (NPA), leading to ...
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Army has zero tolerance for illegal acts by personnel

News Philippines
In response to reports a police operation in Velenzuela of a rebel supplier yielding firearms and ammunition bearing the seal and name of the Armed Forces of the ...
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Military intelligence and special units can counter NPA hit squads

Peace Philippines
Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief-of-staff Gen. Carlito Galvez Jr. gave a statement on Monday saying that the intelligence efforts of the military and its special units ...
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