Army provides humanitarian relief to Tropical Storm Maring victims

The Philippine Army’s 5th and 7th Infantry Divisions (5ID & 7ID) continuously conduct humanitarian and disaster response to Tropical Storm-hit areas in Northern Luzon starting on October 11, 2021. Tropical storm (TS) Maring hit the Northern Part of Luzon on October 11 and 12, leaving many residents in Cagayan Valley, Cordillera, and Ilocos regions in… Continue reading Army provides humanitarian relief to Tropical Storm Maring victims

Navy Fleet-Marine Team, stakeholders visit island communities in Tawi-Tawi

From October 6 to 10, 2021, a Fleet-Marine Team led by Col. Romeo T. Racadio PN(M)(GSC), Commander of 2nd Marine Brigade (2MBde) and Naval Task Group Tawi-Tawi (NTGTT), visited five island communities in Tawi-Tawi province with partner agencies and institutions of government and non-government organizations. The group used two Navy vessels, BRP General Mariano Alvarez… Continue reading Navy Fleet-Marine Team, stakeholders visit island communities in Tawi-Tawi

Philippine Navy Patrol Craft conducts relief operation for typhoon-affected island barangays in Samar

BRP ALFREDO PECKSON (PC372)

BRP Alfredo Peckson (PC372) in partnership with 87th Infantry Battalion, City Social Welfare and Development Catbalogan, Philippine National Police Catbalogan, and “Operation Blessing”, a humanitarian arm of Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN), conducted disaster response and relief operation at Brgy. Cagutsan and Brgy. Rama, Timpasan Island, Catbalogan City, Samar that was severely hit and devastated by… Continue reading Philippine Navy Patrol Craft conducts relief operation for typhoon-affected island barangays in Samar

Army, TESDA introduces poverty-alleviation training in ELCAC barangay in Lakewood; organizes community outreach

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The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority – Region IX (TESDA-IX) with Assistant Regional Director and Provincial Director Engr. Alan Bacatan together with the Municipal Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (MTF-ELCAC) of Lakewood, Zamboanga del Sur, other government agencies, and the Philippine Army’s 53rd Infantry “Matapat” Battalion (53IB) conducted a Training Induction… Continue reading Army, TESDA introduces poverty-alleviation training in ELCAC barangay in Lakewood; organizes community outreach

Army continues medical support in NCR hospitals

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The Philippine Army continues its support to the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the Department of Health (DOH) through the deployment of another two (2) medical teams to aid the hospitals in the National Capital Region (NCR) dealing with patients suffering from COVID-19. The said effort complies with President Rodrigo Duterte’s order to… Continue reading Army continues medical support in NCR hospitals

Army reservists, PCG partakes in International Coastal Clean Up Day

Brigadier General Fernando V. Felipe PA, Commander of the Army Reserve Command, joined the International Clean Up Operations 2021 in the Pasig River on Saturday, September 25, 2021. Lieutenant Colonel Joan A. Lagunda MNSA PA (RES), Director of the Pasig River Coordinating and Management Office (PRCMO), and Colonel Ricky P. Bunayog MNSA (INF) PA, Commander… Continue reading Army reservists, PCG partakes in International Coastal Clean Up Day

Army, TESDA distributes starter kits in ELCAC barangay

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The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) and the Midsalip Municipal Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (MTF-ELCAC) distributed Starter Toolkits to students to produce organic fertilizer, produce organic concoctions and extracts, and raise organic small ruminants as part of its Special Training for Employment Program in Barangay Noburan in Labangan, Zamboanga… Continue reading Army, TESDA distributes starter kits in ELCAC barangay

Serbisyo Caravan provides public service in Aurora

Photo courtesy of 91st Infantry Sinagtala Battalion, 7ID, PA

The Philippine Army’s 91st Infantry (Sinagtala) Battalion and the 7th Infantry (Kaugnay) Division on Monday took part in a “Serbisyo Caravan” at Dingalan town, Baler, Aurora, which benefited hundreds of residents. The Dingalan Municipal Task Force – End Local Communist Armed Conflict (ELCAC), led by Mayor Shierwin H. Taay, spearheaded the activity. Other local government… Continue reading Serbisyo Caravan provides public service in Aurora

Philippine Army’s 53IB, 547EBn partakes in bloodletting activity in Midsalip

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The Philippine Army’s 53rd Infantry “Matapat” Battalion (53IB) and 547th Engineer “Agila” Battalion (547EBn) took part in a Mass Bloodletting Activity with the theme “Imong Dugo, Makasalbar ug Kinabuhi” in Barangay Pisompongan, Midsalip, Zamboanga del Sur. The Municipal Government of Midsalip, Zamboanga del Sur, along with its Rural Health Unit (RHU), spearheaded the bloodletting effort.… Continue reading Philippine Army’s 53IB, 547EBn partakes in bloodletting activity in Midsalip

Road construction begins in 3 insurgency-free villages in Malitbog

Under the Local Government Support Fund–Support to Barangay Development Program (LGSF-SBDP), three villages in Malitbog, Bukidnon, will soon have paved roads and livelihood projects. Kiabo, San Luis, and Siloo are among the 71 SBDP recipients, each receiving P20 million. The Philippine Army’s 58th Infantry Battalion (58IB), a project partner, announced on Sunday that three local… Continue reading Road construction begins in 3 insurgency-free villages in Malitbog