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NPA leader rearrested in Bukidnon – military

May 13, 2018 - 7:30 PM

Elizalde Cañete is allegedly the successor of the late Leonicio Pitao, known as Commander Parago of the New People's Army

Hundreds of ex-rebels in Mindanao flown to Manila

Feb 06, 2018 - 8:18 PM

On board a Philippine C-130, some 217 ex-members of the New People’s Army depart Davao City for Manila, where they will be toured around Intramuros, Malacañang, and other historic spots in the Northern Philippines

AWAKEN NATIONALISM. The military says these former NPA fighters will take an educational tour in the capital of Manila, to show them that Communism no longer holds relevance in post-revolution Philippines. Photo courtesy of the Eastern Mindanao Command

Air Force chopper crashes in Cagayan de Oro

Feb 04, 2015 - 6:39 PM

None of the 4 passengers are seriously hurt

CHOPPER CRASH. A Philippine Air Force Huey Helicopter crashes inside the headquarters of the Philippine Army’s 4th Infantry Division on February 4, 2015. No one is hurt of the crash. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

Grace Poe for 2016, Post-Hagupit aid, Bukidnon bombing | The wRap

Dec 10, 2014 - 8:06 PM

Senator Poe says she’s open to running for higher office in 2016 At least 390 000 people need food and temporary shelter after typhoon Hagupit The military blames breakaway group BIFF for the deadly bombing in the southern Philippines a claim the group denies

BIFF group blamed for deadly PH bombing

Dec 10, 2014 - 4:49 PM

The military says the bomb is similar to one that the rebel group used in a November attack on another vehicle belonging to the same bus company

INVESTIGATION. Photo by RJ Soliven