- Published: 21 April 2014
CAMP GENERAL EMILIO AGUINALDO, Quezon City – The Armed Forces of the Philippines and U.S. Armed Forces will conduct the 30th iteration of Exercise Balikatan in the country this May.
Exercise Balikatan is an annual bilateral combined exercise initiated by the governments of the Philippines and United States. It is scheduled in the Philippines from May 5 to 16, 2014.
- Published: 11 April 2014
CAMP AGUINALDO, Quezon City – Youths of different faiths, cultures, and ethnic groups unite to light up the torch marking the start of the 2014 Summer Peace Camp being held today in Camp Aguinaldo.
The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), in partnership with Teach Peace Build Peace Movement (TPBPM) and Junior Chamber International (JCI)–Manila is hosting this event which aims to reach out and educate children on values contributing to peace.
- Published: 10 April 2014
CAMP AGUINALDO, Quezon City – The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) supported law enforcement operations conducted by the Philippine National Police Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (PNP-CIDG) which led to the legal arrest of top New People’s Army (NPA) leaders, Benito and Wilma Tiamzon last March 22 in Cebu.
Taking part in the intelligence buildup, the AFP assisted the PNP-CIDG who served the warrant against the couple. The CIDG followed due process and diligence in ensuring that all items recovered from the couple and five others who were arrested with them were accounted properly.