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U.S., Philippines train to counter weapons of mass destruction

The U.S. Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) concluded its two-week training course with the Philippine Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) on countering weapons of...

MBLT-3 personnel recognized for special role in Palawan operations vs rebel group

The Marine Battalion Landing Team-3 (MBLT-3) honored eight of its personnel recently for their contributions to their operations in Palawan against the New People's...

Coast Guard Palawan maximizing limited resources against smuggling

The Coast Guard District Palawan (CGDPal) said it is maximizing its limited resources to address smuggling activities in the province, notably in the municipalities...

U.S. hands over boat maintenance facility in Palawan to Philippine Marine Corps

The United States has handed over a newly-constructed assault boat maintenance bay facility in Puerto Princesa to the Philippine Marines Corps (PMC) as part...

PCG reports ‘close distance maneuver’ involving China Coast Guard vessel

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) has reported another close distance maneuver involving a China Coast Guard (CCG) vessel on March 2, 2022, when one...

Navy personnel in Pag-asa Island assist OrMin fisherman in distress

A crew member of the Filipino fishing vessel (FFV) DR San Jose from Oriental Mindoro, who needed immediate medical attention after experiencing lower abdominal...

Balikatan Exercise set for March 28 to April 8

Approximately 8,900 members of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the U.S. military are teaming up for Balikatan 2022, the largest-ever iteration...

Javier takes over command of Naval Forces West

Captain Alan Javier took over the command of the Naval Forces West (NFW) in Palawan on Monday from Commodore Donn Anthony Miraflor in...

PNP region steps up safety measures to secure summer vacation

The Police Regional Office (PRO 4b) of the MIMAROPA region has launched the "Ligtas SUMVAC (Summer Vacation) 2022" campaign, a security measure for the...

PN, PCG assist Filipino fishing boat after running aground in Pag-asa Island

Philippine Navy (PN) and Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) personnel posted in Pag-asa Island rescued and aided a Filipino fishing boat, Queen Lorena-1, that ran...

Centino to WESCOM: Get Ka Miggy; secure elections

Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief of staff General Andres Centino reminded the Western Command (WESCOM) of two important tasks that needed to...

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...