Daily Archives: 3 years ago

Resigned PNP chief: It was a successful mission at very high cost

Resigned Philippine National Police Chief Director General Alan Purisima read his resignation letter on GMA’s 24 Oras and was later made available to media. “The past few days have been very difficult for me, my family and friends. I can only surmise that things may have been even more difficult for you, Mr. President,” Purisima […]

Senator Marcos: I don’t think it was worth 44 lives

Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. answered the question of PNP-SAF Chief Supt. Noli Taliño during his eulogy for forty-four SAF troopers who were killed in action. “Is it worth 44 dead to get the one terrorist? That’s a very hard question. In my view, no,” the Senator said in an interview with ABS-CBN News Channel’s […]

Abu Sayyaf lost 8 in recent clash with government forces

Troops from Joint Task Force Sulu had an encounter with at least one hundred bandits of Abu Sayyaf terror group mid-day today in Sitio Kan Islam, Brgy. Buhanginan in Patikul, Sulu while in a law enforcement operation. Reports say that the terror group was led by Radulan Sahiron, Hairulah Asbang and Amlon Abtahi. The government […]

Aquino to Moro rebels: Fight the State, we will run you over

During his February 6 address to nation, President Aquino called on Moro rebels who may be cuddling Basit Usman. “If he remains within your territory, or is protected by one of your members, we expect you to surrender him to the authorities. If not, we expect you to do everything you can to help capture […]

President Aquino accepts full responsibility

“As President and Commander-in-Chief, I am fully responsible for any result—any triumph, any suffering, and any tragedy—that may result from our desire for lasting peace and security,” President Benigno Aquino III said during a national address delivered in Filipino. In his introduction he acknowledged policemen and soldiers who make the greatest sacrifice when fighting breaks […]