- Published: 13 March 2014
Castilla, SORSOGON – Two top ranking leaders of the New Peoples Amy (NPA) and two regular members were captured in an encounter between the military and the armed component of the Communist Party of Philippines (CPP) in Sorsogon about 6:15 a.m. today.
The clash occurred when combined troops of 8th Special Forces Company, 3rd Special Forces Battalion, Special Forces Regiment, Special Operations Command, Philippine Army; 903rd Infantry Brigade, 31st Infantry Battalion, Naval Special Operation Group (NAVSOG) of Naval Forces Southern Luzon Command (NAVFORSOL) and Sorsogon Police Provincial Office (PPO) on combat operations encountered at least thirty members of NPA from Larangan 1, Komiteng Probinsyal (Komprob) Sorsogon and Bicol Regional Party Committee (BRPC) at Sitio Batan, Brgy Sablayan, Juban, Sorsogon.
- Published: 06 March 2014
CAMP AGUINALDO, Quezon City – The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) conducted today the Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear explosives (CBRNe) capability demonstration at the AFP parade grounds, here in Camp Aguinaldo.
The activity is part of the first Global Terrorism and CBRNe Conference in the country which started last Tuesday, March 4 at the Edsa Shangri-La Hotel in Mandaluyong. The event brought together senior security professionals from around the world to share innovative solutions in countering the emerging threat of chemical and biological attack.
- Published: 04 March 2014
CAMP AGUINALDO, Quezon City – The Philippines is hosting its first Global Terrorism and Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear explosives (CBRNe) Conference that will bring together senior security professionals from around the world to share innovative solutions in countering the emerging threat of chemical and biological attack.
The event organized by Smart Technology in partnership with the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the Department of National Defense (DND is currently being held today, March 4, and will continue until Friday, March 7, at the Edsa Shangri-La Hotel in Mandaluyong City.