Daily Archives: 3 years ago

Roxas to Moro Islamic rebels: Trust of Filipino citizens also important

“We are in the middle of the peace process and trust to each other is important, not only between the uniformed services and MILF, but also between the MILF and Filipino citizens,” Interior and Local Government Secretary Manuel A. Roxas II said today upon officially receiving the 16 returned firearms of Special Action Force from […]

AFP to mediate between clashing Moro Islamic Liberation Front and BIFF

Armed Forces of the Philippines will now mediate between the clashing groups of Moro Islamic Liberation Front and Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters. Clash between two rebel groups already resulted to dislocation of thousand families in North Cotabato and Maguindanao. “We have to look into this. While it could only be clan war, we have to […]

First out of three C-295 aircraft of PHL Air Force

A photo of one C-295 built by Airbus Military/CASA was uploaded by A. Muñiz Zaragüeta of Spain on February 10 at Airliners.net. The photo was described as “first of three ordered C-295M to Philipphine Air Force.” The description added “note [the] insignia of the Philippine Air Force in tail and insignia of 223rd Tactical Airlift […]

US assisting to upgrade Philippine Coast Guard substation in Tubbataha

“It is great news that the US government has finally given full compensation for the damages to the Tubbataha Reef Natural Park, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site,” Senator Loren Legarda said February 18. The US government paid PhP87,033,570.71 compensating for the damage made by USS Guardian after grounding at Tubbataha Reef on January […]