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WESCOM’s Cabanlet cherishes Metrobank Foundation award

Marine Col. Stephen L. Cabanlet the Assistant Chief for Unified Command Staff for Operations (U3) of Western Command (WESCOM), expressed elation and gratitude after...

Credible defense a priority amid AFP modernization review

Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief-of-staff Lt. Gen. Bartolome Vicente Bacarro on Tuesday said the country would maintain its goal of having a...

PNP to deploy more personnel during Holiday Season

The Philippine National Police will maximize police visibility in all places of public engagement and convergence in the coming weeks ushering the Holiday Season. PNP...

WESCOM seeks capability upgrade

Western Command (WESCOM) chief Vice Admiral Alberto B. Carlos recently went to Visayas Command (VISCOM) to explore possible additional capabilities to support its mission...

PNP mobile force steps up rifle marksmanship skills

Some 30 members of the Philippine National Police's (PNP) Mobile Force Unit participated in a Rifle Marksmanship Training (RMT) at the Regional Learning and...

PH Navy needs to become more capable security partner

There is a pressing need for the Philippine Navy (PN) to be more capable of helping its partner nations in protecting the region's maritime...

MBLT-3 celebrates 49th Activation Day

The Marine Battalion Landing Team-3 (MBLT-3) marked its 49th Activation Day in Roxas town, highlighting its accomplishments in neutralizing the rebel group Bienvenido Valleber...

PH-US armies kicks-off ‘Balance Piston’ bilateral exercise

The Special Forces Regiment SFR(A) of the Philippine Army and the US Army Special Forces started their month-long bilateral exercise in Palawan to strengthen...

U.S. donates P1.6 million in disaster relief, medical supplies to Palawan

The US Embassy Civil Affairs Team (CAT) donated disaster relief tents and medical equipment worth P1.6 million ($30,000) on August 12 to enhance local...

WESCOM receives equipment from China

Western Command (WESCOM) received equipment from the People's Republic of China today in order to strengthen its capabilities. The equipment, which was given by China...

WESCOM’s Col. Cabanlet is Metrobank Foundation Outstanding Filipino awardee

Colonel Stephen L. Cabanlet, the assistant chief of the Unified Command Staff for Operations (U3) of the Western Command (WESCOM) in Palawan, has been...

Supply mission to BRP Sierra Madre outpost on Ayungin Shoal goes unchallenged this time...

The AFP Western Command announced on Tuesday it had successfully conducted a reprovisioning mission to the BRP Sierra Madre marooned at the Ayungin Shoal...