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WESCOM chief commends task forces for peaceful polls in Palawan

The Puerto Princesa-based Western Command (Wescom) on Wednesday commended the special task forces established to ensure peace and orderly May 9 elections in Palawan. "With...

AFP gets $2.3-M military equipment grant from US

The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Tuesday announced it has received some USD2,304,728.39 worth of assorted military equipment from the United States...

PH Air Force gets first female jet fighter pilot

A Filipina has qualified to join the ranks of the country's elite jet fighter pilots, the Philippine Air Force (PAF) announced on Thursday. PAF spokesperson...

PAF, American fighter pilots train on anti-air, airfield strikes

The military's FA-50 jet fighter pilots will train with their American counterparts, flying F-16s, specifically on the suppression of enemy air defenses (SEAD) exercises...

PAF completes repair of ‘Odette’-hit facilities in Cebu, Palawan

The Philippine Air Force (PAF) said it has completed the repair and rehabilitation of its facilities and structures in Cebu and Palawan that were...

DND inks P18.9-B BrahMos ramjet supersonic cruise missiles deal with Indian...

The Department of National Defense (DND) officially signed on January 28 the contract for the acquisition of Indian-made BrahMos medium-range ramjet supersonic cruise missiles. Defense...

No truth to martial law, total lockdown rumors: Lorenzana

Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Thursday denied claims made by a voice recording being spread on social media that the government would impose martial...

Group protests huge slash on NTF-ELCAC’s village dev’t budget

The Sentrong Alyansa ng mga Mamamayan para sa Bayan (SAMBAYANAN), a group of former Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army (CPP-NPA) members who...

DND coordinates with Japan on details of terror attack advisory

The Department of National Defense (DND) is now coordinating with Japan to get more details on its advisory on possible terror attacks in six...

PAF fighter jets deployed vs unknown aircraft in air defense identification...

Two FA-50PH fighter jets were deployed Thursday by the Philippine Air Force (PAF) to intercept an unidentified aircraft in the country's air defense identification...

AFP boosting WPS presence with help of other gov’t agencies

The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) is augmenting its presence in the West Philippine Sea (WPS) with the help of other government agencies...

AFP lauds PRRD’s total rejection of ceasefire with Reds

Marine Maj. Gen. Edgard Arevalo, AFP spokesperson, said they are thankful to the President for heeding their recommendation not to declare a ceasefire with the Communist Party of the Philippines- New People's Army (CPP-NPA) during the yuletide season or even beyond.