NPA lying. No soldier died in Negros Oriental ambush – Army

NPA lying. No soldier died in Negros Oriental ambush – Army

Affected families in recent clash of PA’s 62nd Infantry Battalion and NPA in Negros Oriental. (Photo from 62nd Infantry Battalion) The Philippine Army (PA) is denying the New People’s Army’s (NPA) claim that 13 soldiers died after a recent clash with the rebel...
Robin Padilla named as Philippine Army communication panel chief

Robin Padilla named as Philippine Army communication panel chief

Actor Robin Padilla was elected as the Philippine Army Multi-Sectoral Advisory Board’s  (PA MSAB) Strategic Communications (StratCom) Committee Chief, in a video conference last July 30.Padilla succeeded Atty. Alexander Lacson, and will be serving alongside StratCom...
Soldier dies in NoCot ambush

Soldier dies in NoCot ambush

A soldier was killed while another was wounded when motorcycle riding suspects ambushed them in Midsayap, North Cotabato Wednesday. Lt. Col. John Miridel Calinga, Midsayap town police chief, said Cpl. Earl Tabaranza, 31, and Pfc. Meljay Bernal, 30, both members of the...
NPA lying. No soldier died in Negros Oriental ambush – Army

Soldier slain, 2 hurt in Isabela clash with NPAs

The Philippine Army said the troops were deployed to the area after civilians complained of the NPA’s extortion activities. A bemedalled Marawi siege Army veteran was killed and two other soldiers were wounded when military personnel engaged in a gun fight...
Army thwarts communist’s harassment plans in Iloilo

Army thwarts communist’s harassment plans in Iloilo

Lt. Col. Joel Benedict Batara, 61st IB commanding officer, said the Philippine Army likely blocked the rebels’ plan to attack the Century Peak Energy Company in nearby Igbaras town. The Philippine Army’s 61st Infantry Battalion (61IB) encountered 15 members of the...