PRESIDENT BARES CURRENT THREATS TO PINOYS

PRESIDENT RODRIGO R. DUTERTE DUTERTE: COVID-19 REMAINS TOP THREAT ASIDE FROM NPA, TERRORISTS JANUARY 18, 2022LEAVE A COMMENT MANILA – The prevailing coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic is the top threat to Filipinos aside from terrorists and New People’s Army (NPA), President Rodrigo R. Duterte said on Monday.Duterte made the remark as the country recorded over 37,000 new Covid-19 infections… Read More Continue reading PRESIDENT BARES CURRENT THREATS TO PINOYS

REBS SLAMMED FOR DERAILING GOVT EFFORTS VS. COVID-19 PANDEMIC, CALAMITIES

DUTERTE: Allow gov’t to operate ‘if you can’t help’  President Rodrigo Duterte urged the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) and its armed wing, the New People’s Army (NPA), to allow the government to operate amid the pandemic and calamities. … Continue reading REBS SLAMMED FOR DERAILING GOVT EFFORTS VS. COVID-19 PANDEMIC, CALAMITIES

DAYS OF PHILIPPINE COMMUNIST TERRORISTS NUMBERED

AFP eyes ending Reds in ’22 Armed Forces of the Philippines chief-of-staff, Gen. Andres Centino, said the military remains focused on ending the communist-terrorist threat this year and vowed to keep the upcoming May elections orderly and peaceful.In a statement over the weekend, Centino urged military personnel… Read More Continue reading DAYS OF PHILIPPINE COMMUNIST TERRORISTS NUMBERED

CONSTITUTIONALITY OF ATA VICTORY FOR LAW-ABIDING CITIZENS

The Supreme Court (SC) decision that Republic Act 11479 or the Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA) is constitutional, save for two provisions, was a clear and convincing victory for law-abiding and responsible citizens.Department of the Interior and Local Government Secretary Eduardo Año… Read More CHR seeks clarification on ‘contentious’ ATA provisions MANILA – The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) on Sunday said it welcomes the recent Supreme Court (SC) ruling on the  constitutionality of the Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA) but expects the high court to clarify its stand on the remaining “contentious” provisions.CHR spokesperson, lawyer Jacqueline… Read More PH democracy vibrant, ‘work in progress’ MANILA … Continue reading CONSTITUTIONALITY OF ATA VICTORY FOR LAW-ABIDING CITIZENS

DAVAO DEL NORTE: Anti-insurgency info campaign held in Santo Tomas

Malampusong natapatigayon ang pagsabwag sa inpormasyon sa unom (6) ka barangay aron mapakgang ang kalihukan ng CPP-NPA-NDF. Gipangulohan kini sa 89IB MAKATAO BATTALION kauban ang kapulisan ug mga opisyal sa barangays. Napatigayon kini sa Barangays Kimamon, Barangay Talomo , Pantaron, … Continue reading DAVAO DEL NORTE: Anti-insurgency info campaign held in Santo Tomas

Housing units turnover signals Marawi victims return to normalcy

MARAWI CITY – For more than four years, Norhaima Ditucalan’s family was at her grandparents’ house in Ditsaan Ramain, Lanao del Sur, some 10 kilometers away from Marawi City where they lived for decades.Ditucalan used to live with her three … Continue reading Housing units turnover signals Marawi victims return to normalcy

AFP monitors local terror groups sympathetic to Iran

Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief-of-staff Lt. Gen. Felimon Santos Jr. on Monday said the military is monitoring local terror groups that might express sympathy to Iran following the killing of its top general. In an interview with reporters, Santos said President Rodrigo Duterte met with Philippine security officials to discuss actions on the impact of the killing of Qassem Soleimani in a US airstrike on January 3. “We presented our actions taken. No. 1 is our monitoring (of the situation) with our defense attaché(s) (in the Middle East). No. 2 (is to) intensify our intelligence monitoring on the … Continue reading AFP monitors local terror groups sympathetic to Iran

AFP CHIEF SANTOS: EO 70 to end insurgency’s ‘treacherous life cycle’

Lauding the significant gains of the National Task Force to End Local Communist (lNTF ELCAC), the newly-installed Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) is confident that the multi-pronged approach of Executive Order 70 will put an end to the treacherous life cycle of the more than five decades of insurgency. Speaking during the AFP Change of Command ceremony on Jan. 4, Lt. General Felimon  Santos, said unlike in the past when local chief executives left the insurgency problem solely to the AFP and the Philippine National Police (PNP) to deal with, EO involves all government … Continue reading AFP CHIEF SANTOS: EO 70 to end insurgency’s ‘treacherous life cycle’