Villagers flee as military launches operation vs suspected Maute gunmen

The military launched an air strike-backed operation against suspected Maute gunmen in Tubaran town in Lanao del Sur on Sunday, but no casualty was immediately reported.

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PH Navy chief hopes to acquire submarines sooner

PH Navy chief hopes to acquire submarines sooner

If Philippine Navy chief Vice Admiral Robert Empedrad had his way, he would have wanted to prioritize the acquisition of submarines amid the rising security challenges in the region.

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Duterte has ordered AFP to cease patrolling West PH sea, says Alejano

Duterte has ordered AFP to cease patrolling West PH sea, says Alejano

President Duterte has ordered the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) to stop patrolling the controversial West Philippine Sea, according to Magdalo party-list Representative Gary Alejano on Saturday.

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Galvez: With AFP modernization, PH soldiers can now stand up vs bully countries

Galvez: With AFP modernization, PH soldiers can now stand up vs bully countries

LUCENA CITY – The top official of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) vowed that the government military would soon stand up against the bullying of powerful countries. In his speech before officials and soldiers of the military’s Southern Luzon Command (Solcom) in Camp Nakar here, AFP chief of staff Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez, […]

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