PCG distributes equipment to districts responsible for safeguarding ZamBaSulTa region

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) officially handed over new equipment to the PCG districts monitoring over the Sulu and Celebes Sea, boosting maritime law enforcement and security in the region. The PCG announced on Facebook on Tuesday that 40 QR code scanners and seven rugged laptops were handed over in a ceremony attended by PCG… Continue reading PCG distributes equipment to districts responsible for safeguarding ZamBaSulTa region

BARMM, 40IB conducts 3-day Entrepreneurship Development Training for 25 former violent extremists

Photo courtesy of 40 Infantry "Magiting" Battalion

The 40th Infantry (Magiting) Battalion held a three-day Entrepreneurship Development Training (EDT) for Former Violent Extremists who returned to the fold of the government at the Gymnasium, 601st Infantry (Unifier) Brigade, Camp Leono, Brgy. Kalandagan, Tacurong City, from the 11th to the 13th of August 2021. The Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) coordinated… Continue reading BARMM, 40IB conducts 3-day Entrepreneurship Development Training for 25 former violent extremists

Former terror group members join BARMM search and rescue unit

Photo courtesy of Mindanao Voices

A week-long training on water search and rescue tactics critical to emergency and disaster response operations was completed Monday by 59 people, including five former members of a local terrorist group. Five of the 59 graduates of the program, which was coordinated by the Rapid Emergency Action on Disaster Incidence or┬áREADi and the Army’s 6th… Continue reading Former terror group members join BARMM search and rescue unit