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Rear Adm. Carlos is new WESCOM commander

Philippine Fleet commander Rear Adm. Alberto Carlos will be the next head of the Western Command (WESCOM) in Palawan, the Civil Relations Service (CRS)...

Gov’t troops recover more high-powered firearms in two sitios in Roxas

More high-powered firearms, ammunition, and dissident materials and files were recovered by government troops in Palawan on Sunday in two sitios in Barangay Tinitian,...

PNP unit commanders in MIMAROPA reshuffled, including PPC police chief

The Philippine National Police (PNP) has reshuffled unit commanders in MIMAROPA, including city director P/Col. Sergio Vivar, in accordance with its position that all...

2nd SOU-MG tree planting activity, isinagawa sa Brgy. Sta. Lourdes

Nasa 30 punong kahoy ang itinanim ng mga kawani ng 2nd Special Operations Unit-Maritime Group (2nd SOU-MG) sa isinagawang tree planting activity sa Sitio...

NPA hideout in Roxas yields firearms, ammo, and other items

Government troops operating in the hinterlands of Sitio Bayugon, Barangay Tinitian in the town of Roxas, have recovered firearms, ammunition, and other items believed...

No. 2 New People’s Army leader in Palawan surrenders

A top New People's Army (NPA) leader in Palawan has surrendered to government authorities, 3rd Marine Brigade (3MBde) commander Brig. Gen. Jimmy Larida told...

U.S. military holds tactical combat casualty training in Palawan, Zambales

The U.S. Civil-Military Support Element-Philippines (CMSE-PHL) recently conducted Tactical Combat Casualty Care and Medical First Responder training with the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG), the...

Navy’s BRP Antonio Luna rescues capsized boat in Cuyo seas

The Philippine Navy's BRP Antonio Luna (FF151) rescued Thursday a fishing vessel from Occidental Mindoro that overturned in the seas of Cauayan Island in...

PAF’s Blackhawk helicopters demonstrate relief mission capabilities in Palawan

Two S70i Blackhawk helicopters of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) recently exhibited their capability to support humanitarian missions by transporting 28,050 lbs of relief...

AFP airdrops Noche Buena packages, ‘lechon’ to troops and residents in Kalayaan municipality

The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) airdropped Noche Buena packages and relief supplies to residents and troops stationed in several detachments in the...

NAVFORWEST spends Christmas mobilizing for relief missions

The Naval Forces West (NAVFORWEST) spent the Christmas season packing and distributing relief aid to areas in Palawan badly hit by Typhoon “Odette.” On Christimas...

NAVFORWEST deploys assets, personnel to aid relief operations in Typhoon Odette-hit towns in Palawan

The Naval Forces West (NFW) has started its Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Response (HADR) operations in support of Western Command’s (WESCOM) Joint Task Force...