Joint Special Operations Task Force - updates

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Marawi generals cross critical bridges in battle area

Sep 24, 2017 - 1:51 PM

Major Generals Rolando Bautista and Danilo Pamonag cross the Bayabao Bridge and Masiu Bridge on Sunday, September 24

Major General Danilo Pamonag, commander of Task Force Trident, crosses a critical bridge in Marawi City. JTF Marawi photo

American soldier died with SAF 44? US embassy denies report

Feb 01, 2015 - 12:01 PM

A farmer in barangay Tukanalipao in Mamasapano town claims that among those killed in the firefight is a soldier with blue eyes He says he even touched his nose

SOCO and police personnel are seen January 27, 2015 inside the morgue at the headquarters of 6th Division in Datu Odin Sinsuat , Maguindanao.

PH-US aerial survey on Ruby's first landfall

Dec 09, 2014 - 3:10 PM

The Zamboanga based US JSOTF P conducted aerial survey of the coastlines of Marabut in Samar towards Lawaan Borongan and Dolores towns in Eastern Samar – all the way up to the coastlines of Northern Samar and Southern Luzon

US to disband anti-terror team in Philippines

Jun 26, 2014 - 9:26 PM

Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin says the group of 500 to 600 American servicemen was cut back to 200 starting this year

Groups want US troops probed

Apr 21, 2012 - 12:01 AM

Family of victims reportedly will not pursue charges against American troops involved in the accident

MARITIME ACTIVITY. US troops under the Joint Special Operations Task Force-Philippines conduct various maritime activities in Western Mindanao, among them, participate in a rescue operation during the 2009 sinking of a commercial ferry off the coast of Zamboanga del Norte. (Photo from JSOTF-P)