AFP urges public to honor sacrifices of frontliners on National Heroes’ Day

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On National Heroes’ Day, Lt. Gen. Jose Faustino Jr., chief of staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), asked the people to continue commemorating the sacrifices of the frontline soldiers amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. “Those are the people who continue to persevere in saving lives in hospitals, in producing our food and… Continue reading AFP urges public to honor sacrifices of frontliners on National Heroes’ Day

AFP chief tests positive for COVID-19

Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief-of-staff, Lt. Gen. Jose Faustino Jr., reported on Monday afternoon that he tested positive for the COVID-19 through a reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) test. “I received confirmation that I have tested positive to COVID-19 with the result of my RT-PCR this afternoon,” he said in a statement. Antigen… Continue reading AFP chief tests positive for COVID-19