BRP Hilario Ruiz continues HADR operations in Typhoon Odette-hit Surigao del Norte

Photo courtesy of Naval Forces Eastern Mindanao

The BRP Hilario Ruiz (PC378) is now on its 14th day of humanitarian assistance and disaster response (HADR) operations, transporting cargoes for Typhoon Odette victims in Surigao del Norte. Aside from relief supplies, the BRP Hilario Ruiz, which is part of the Naval Forces Eastern Mindanao (NFEM), transports essential passengers such as Department of Health… Continue reading BRP Hilario Ruiz continues HADR operations in Typhoon Odette-hit Surigao del Norte

BRP Rafael Pargas personnel brought hope to Odette-affected Dinagatnons during Christmas season

Photo courtesy of BRP Rafael Pargas PC379

The BRP Rafael Pargas (PC379) was observed singing Christmas carols and handing out “bundles of joy” to local inhabitants displaced by Typhoon Odette on December 24, 2021, while doing relief operations and bringing 55 sacks of rice (50 kg each bag) to the local government units (LGUs) of Loreto, Dinagat Islands. Officers and crew of… Continue reading BRP Rafael Pargas personnel brought hope to Odette-affected Dinagatnons during Christmas season