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Martial law played key role in securing Mindanao polls: AFP

Peace Philippines Politics
By Priam Nepomuceno, PNA MANILA — Martial Law in Mindanao proved a vital factor in ensuring the relatively peaceful conduct of Monday’s mid-term elections in the island. “In Mindanao ...
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Reds’ front groups scamming for donations: AFP official

Philippines Politics
MANILA — Militant organizations, reportedly fronting for the communist terrorist groups, are exploiting Indigenous Peoples (IPs) and fabricating reports that paint a very dire human right situations in the ...
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Gov’t will protect Mindanaoans against “godless” attacks

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A mosque in Zamboanga city was bombed on Wednesday,  a few days after the twin bombing of a Catholic church in Jolo, Sulu on January 27. In response ...
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AFP gives full support to peace initiatives

Peace Philippines
A statement by the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) delivered by AFP public affairs office chief Col. Noel Detoyato clarified that the country’s military forces are fully ...
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Senate Bill Seeks Job Security for AFP Reservists

A Senate measure was filed seeking to ensure that AFP reservists would be reinstated to their careers by the end of their required military service.
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MANILA — A Senate measure was filed seeking to ensure that members of the reserve force of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) would be reinstated to their ...
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AFP CGSC Class 62 Visits PH Embassy In Beijing

A total of 44 students from CGSC Class 62, including two international military students from Indonesia and Malaysia, had a six-day visit to Beijing as part of the Foreign Academic Travel program of the course.    
Philippines World
The AFP Command and General Staff Course (CGSC) Class 62 paid a courtesy call on Ambassador Jose Santiago Sta. Roman and the Philippine Embassy officials in Beijing on ...
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4 gov’t troops, 5 Abu Sayyaf bandits killed in Bohol encounter

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DUMAGUETE CITY, April 11, 2017 (PNA) — At least four government troops and five alleged Abu Sayyaf members were killed in an early morning encounter today in Sitio ...
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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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