Responding to the viral post, the CEO of AirAsia says it will extend free baggage allowance of up to 40 kilograms to all AFP personnel
The DILG projects that a total of P28.2 million is needed every 6 months to fund the salaries of the 261 dependents of injured and fallen soldiers and cops
The Philippine Army's Civil Military Operations Group launches #OgopMarawi, its relief operations drive for affected civilians and troops in Marawi
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EXCLUSIVE: Rappler talks to a former Maute Group child soldier. Cayamora and Farhana Maute promise his parents he will study Koran, but they turn him into a fighter instead.
Responding to MovePH's callout, social media users share words of encouragement and gratitude for security forces battling terrorists in Marawi City
Let us show our support for Filipino soldiers and cops deployed to Marawi City. Thank them for their sacrifices and selflessness using the hashtag #SalamatSaSerbisyo.
It's a fulfillment of one of the commitments made by the National Democratic Front to the government in their talks
The Marine soldier who once turned against a president he was tasked to secure leads another fight – this time in Congress
The troops reportedly encounter the group of Abu Sayyaf top leader Radullan Sahiron
Lieutenant Colonel Leah Boling has broken barriers by becoming the first female chaplain of the 154th Wing of the Hawaii Air National Guard
(2ND UPDATE) The incident happens a day after the New People's Army announced that it would terminate its ceasefire with the government
(3rd UPDATE) The attack takes place after hundreds of soldiers arrive at a popular tourist spot in Jerusalem
(UPDATED) The soldiers reach a deal with the government regarding their demands for higher salaries, housing, and faster promotion
The US is set to award the Congressional Gold Medal to 260,000 Filipino veterans as a 'fitting tribute' to their dedicated service during the last war
Freed children are disarmed, given civilian clothes and drafted into a reintegration program. They receive counselling and efforts are made to trace their families.
President Rodrigo Duterte says he will use part of the donation – given by someone who doesn't want to be identified – to build field hospitals for soldiers
President Rodrigo Duterte was merely concerned about the US soldiers' safety in Mindanao, says the military spokesman
'It is befitting then that we pay tribute to these noble men and women who have lit up our way with their stories that burn ablaze with courage, with hope, with determination, and with persistence'
President Duterte visits the wake of soldiers killed in a recent encounter with the Abu Sayyaf in Sulu
President Duterte gives the soldiers electric wheelchairs and laptops, and says he wants to 'reinvent' them after their sacrifice for the country
The amount was approved for release by the administration of President Benigno Aquino III, but was held back due to the election-related ban on fund disbursements
The Armed Forces of the Philippines says the 4 were already discharged prior to the announcement on August 7
The PH Army has 'Project Shoebox: Shoebox ko, Para sa Pag-aaral Mo' for school children. A UPLB sorority decides that soldiers should receive the gifts this time.
'Those in the know see Quiapo in a different light: as a haven for strong-hearted, hardworking individuals tenaciously trying to overcome life’s obstacles for their dreams.'
Almost 60,000 Australian military personnel fought alongside the United States in Vietnam, with 521 losing their lives
A cum laude graduate, slain lieutenant Remigio Licena was a teacher for two years in Isabela province before joining the military
Soldiers are allowed to detain suspects without arrest warrants, and they are not covered by laws monitoring police abuses
(UPDATED) He is set to meet with survivors of last year's devastating earthquake and with Gurkha soldiers who helped in rescue efforts
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(UPDATED) The rebels allegedly burned heavy equipment being used for projects of the National Irrigation Administration
(UPDATED) Two soldiers and 5 militants are killed in the 16-hour gun battle
The two sides vow to sign a peace deal by March 23 to end 5 decades of conflict that have left 220,000 people dead
(UPDATED) Akihito has made honoring Japanese and non-Japanese who died in World War II a touchstone of his near 3-decade reign
Members of a newly-formed armed Christian group in Mindanao have come out in public to show their strong opposition against attacks by ISIS-inspired organizations in their communities
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In a gathering somewhere in the mountains of Central Mindanao, Brother Asiong, spokesman for Red God's Soldiers, leads over 300 men in burning the ISIS flag
Rescue operations are tricky due to the high number of roadside bombs and the fact that ISIS was firing on civilians trying to escape
Unlike the viral video of sassy teenage girls asking people to leave them alone, the video created by female soldiers aims to raise awareness on the important roles women play in peace-building
Armed groups in strife-torn Central African Republic release 350 child soldiers, honoring a deal signed with UNICEF
Unicef says leaders of armed groups in strife-ravaged Central African Republic agreed to release thousands of child soldiers and to end underage recruitment
Rex Custorio, 23, is the first Filipino graduate of the Korea Air Force Academy
The Philippines is seeking more US military and diplomatic support to fend off China's increasing forcefulness in its bid to assert sovereignty in disputed areas of the South China Sea
This is more than twice the number of American troops who participated in the exercises in 2014