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PH, U.S. set to hold 1st Balikatan war games under Duterte

Mar 30, 2017 - 6:03 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte previously threatened to scrap the annual joint military exercises with the Philippines oldest treaty ally

FIREPOWER. An M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) of the US marines is fired during a live fire exercise as part of 'Balikatan' joint US-Philippine military exercise at Crow Valley, in Capas town, north of Manila on April 14, 2016. Ted Aljibe/AFP

Duterte to fly to Russia on May 25

Mar 02, 2017 - 8:28 PM

During the highly anticipated visit Duterte is set to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin for the second time

MEETING PUTIN. President Rodrigo Duterte and Russian President Vladimir Putin shake hands during their bilateral meeting at the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders' Summit in Lima, Peru on November 19. File photo by Robinson Niñal Jr/Presidential Photo

Air Force fighter pilot is new guard of West PH Sea

Dec 11, 2016 - 8:26 AM

The appointment of Lieutenant General Raul del Rosario as chief of the Western Command is part of the key reshuffles in the Armed Forces of the Philippines in the past week

WESCOM. Lieutenant General Raul Del Rosario fill the post vacated by Navy chief Vice Admiral Ronald Joseph Mercado

NPA releases prisoner of war in Misamis Oriental

Nov 21, 2015 - 3:10 PM

Before his release Corporal Adonis Lupiba spent 132 days as a prisoner of war The New People s Army blames the army s rescue efforts for his delayed release

RELEASED. The New People's Army releases Corporal Adonis Lupiba, a prisoner of war. Screen grab from hostage video

Palace, Army: Killing of Agusan del Sur mayor 'cowardly' act

Oct 20, 2015 - 2:00 PM

Malacañang vows intensified operations to bring perpetrators to justice

ADVOCATE. Malacañang says Agusan del Sur mayor Dario Otaza (2nd from right) was an 'invaluable partner' for peace in the region. Photo from Otaza's Facebook account