Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City—Two members of the Moro National Liberation Front-Misuari Faction were killed in an encounter today, October 10, with troops of the 23rd Marine Company in Brgy Kasanyangan, Zamboanga City.
Ten days since the clearing operations started in September 30, said troops were fired upon by the two rebels at around 08:20 this morning despite repeated calls for surrender. Two M14 rifles were recovered following the short firefight.
Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City—Sharing a common interest for peace and development in Muslim Mindanao, the Armed Forces of the Philippines and the National Commission on Muslim Filipinos struck a Memorandum of Agreement establishing programs for peace, reconciliation, and reunification.
In a signing ceremony held today, October 8, at the General Headquarters Conference Room here, the AFP and the NCMF agreed to launch four initial peace and development programs that will resolve the RIDO conflict, address ‘gun culture’, and promote a culture of peace in Muslim Mindanao.
CAMP AGUINALDO, Quezon City – Three Rogue Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) members were killed while one high powered firearm was recovered by Philippine Marine troops today following an encounter between the two forces in Rio Hondo, Zamboanga City.
About 04:25 AM today, while conducting blocking operations, elements of the 33rd Marine Company, MBLT3 encountered heavily armed rouge MNLF members coming from the fishpond at the extension of Zamboanga State College of Marine Science & Technology (ZSCMST) in Brgy. Rio Hondo.
A fire fight ensued which lasted for about twenty minutes resulting to the death of three unidentified MNLF members and the recovery of one Elisco M16 Armalite cal 5.56.
CAMP GENERAL EMILIO AGUINALDO, Quezon City – The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) welcomed back soldiers from the AFP Special Operations Group after the successful operations in the 20-day Zamboanga Siege, in a ceremony held yesterday in Villamor Air Base, Pasay City.
The JSOG-AFP personnel composed of the Light Reaction Battalion of the Philippine Army, Special Operations Command, Navy Special Operations Unit-8 of the Philippine Navy Special Operations Group, and the 721st Special Operations Squadron of the Philippine Air Force Special Operations Wing left Zambonaga yesterday afternoon via C130 aircraft.
The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) is inviting qualified applicants for employment as CIVILIAN EMPLOYEES.
Following are available positions in Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City:
- Human Resource Management Officers
- Administrative Officers
- Information Officers
- Defense Research Officers
- Records Officers
- Training Officers/Specialists
- Administrative Staff