Rebels’ surrender indicates the end of NPA in Leyte

A military official announced on Tuesday, October 19, 2021, that 32 members of the New People’s Army (NPA) pledged allegiance to the government, resulting in the communist terrorist group’s potential demise on Leyte Island. The move, according to Col. Noel Vestuir, deputy commander of the Philippine Army’s 802nd Infantry Brigade, will persuade more rebels and… Continue reading Rebels’ surrender indicates the end of NPA in Leyte

Western Visayas Navy Reservists plant trees in Bondari Peak

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Naval Forces Central, through the 523rd Naval Squadron Reserve-3rd Company based in Ormoc City, planted trees in Bondari Peak, Brgy. Masaba 2, Matag-ob, Leyte on Saturday, September 18, 2021. Twenty-five (25) naval reservists, in collaboration with the Bernie G. Tacoy (BGT) Foundation and Bondari Peak employees, planted mahogany tree seedlings in the aforementioned region. Trees… Continue reading Western Visayas Navy Reservists plant trees in Bondari Peak

PCG rescues stranded fisherman in Leyte

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Personnel of the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Sub – Station Baybay on Monday, September 6, 2021, rescued a distressed fisherman off Barangay Bunga, Baybay City, Leyte. Mr. Enrique Alicame, 54, a resident of Sitio Lawis 1, Barangay Zone 22, Baybay City, was identified as the fisherman. Mrs. Perigrina Alicame, his wife, reported the incident to… Continue reading PCG rescues stranded fisherman in Leyte