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Military recovers war materials in Palawan

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Peace Philippines
PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Palawan — Cooperation of community leaders and efforts of joint operating troops in southern Palawan have resulted in the recovery of another set of New People’s ...
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Fr. Chito Soganub holds mass in Camp Aguinaldo

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Peace Philippines
MANILA — Father Teresito “Chito” Soganub, the Catholic priest recently rescued from the clutches of the Maute Group terrorists, held a thankgiving mass at the Armed Forces of the ...
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AFP Gen. Año nears retirement, remains committed to duty

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Peace Philippines
Despite his looming retirement from the military on Oct. 26, AFP Chief of Staff Gen. Eduardo Año remains committed to clearing Marawi City of the Maute Group remnants ...
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AFP says Hapilon still trapped in Marawi

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News Peace Philippines
MANILA — Abu Sayyaf leader Isnilon Hapilon is reportedly still trapped inside Marawi City, AFP Chief-of-Staff Gen. Eduardo Año said in a briefing late Monday. “He is still ...
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Dependents of slain soldiers in Marawi get grants

Camp Aguinaldo, AFP
News Peace Philippines
MANILA — Dependents of three soldiers killed in the ongoing clearing operations against Maute group terrorists in Marawi City were awarded scholarships at the Armed Forced of the ...
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Duterte orders continued offensive vs terror groups

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BAGUIO CITY, February 18, 2017 (PNA) — President Rodrigo Duterte today ordered the military and police to continue operations aimed at neutralizing terror groups. The President also instructed ...
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5 Abu Sayyaf men killed, 1 captured in Sulu

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MANILA, February 7, 2017 (PNA) — Ongoing focused military operations in Sulu have resulted in the deaths of five Abu Sayyaf members and the capture of another one ...
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No offensives despite NPA termination of ceasefire: AFP

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MANILA, February 2, 2017 (PNA) — The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) today announced that the suspension of military operations (SOMO) stays despite the announcement of the ...
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Dureza scores NPA for ‘series of attacks’ on gov’t troops

News Peace
DAVAO CITY, January 31, 2017 — Presidential Peace Adviser Jesus Dureza today said the government is “distressed and extremely disturbed” by a recent series of “attacks and harassments” staged allegedly ...
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Duterte to AFP, PNP: Efforts vs illegal drugs, other threats to continue

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MANILA, January 7, 2017 (PNA) — Efforts against illegal drugs, terrorist and lawless groups, and corruption will continue without fail. This was stressed by President Rodrigo Duterte to ...
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