AFP makes adjustments amid China warships passage in PH waters

Manila, Aug. 16 -- The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Friday said it is making adjustments following the series of uncoordinated passages of Chinese warships in the country's territorial wat... Read More

AFP tipsters get P14.2-M for info vs. Red terror leaders

Manila, Aug. 16 -- A total of PHP14.25 million reward money was given to informants responsible for providing vital information that led to the neutralization of five high-value communist terrorist le... Read More

AFP, BSP, BDO ink pact on financial literacy education

Manila, Aug. 14 -- To make military personnel financially literate, the Armed Forces of the Philippines, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) and the BDO Foundation, Inc. (BDOF), on Tuesday signed a Memo... Read More

AFP backs longer detention period for terror suspects

Manila, Aug. 14 -- The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) said it supports Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana's proposal to extend the detention of terror suspects without an arrest warrant to a pe... Read More

Report on Sri Lankan terror couple 'fake' -

Manila, Aug. 12 -- The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) dismissed new reports claiming that a Sri Lankan terrorist couple was able to sneak into the country and planning to carry out attacks in L... Read More

Military verifying report on Sri Lankan suicide bombers

Manila, Aug. 11 -- The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Saturday (Aug. 10) said it is still verifying news reports claiming that Sri Lankan suicide bombers have managed to slip undetected in t... Read More

Parlade hits Casino for defending Red allies despite being wrong

Manila, Aug. 11 -- A ranking official of the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF ELCAC) scored former Bayan Muna Party-list Representative Teddy Casino for defending and jus... Read More

AFP lauds inclusion in top-performing gov't agency list

Manila, July 28 -- The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Sunday expressed its elation after being named as one of the top 10 performing government agencies by the 2019 Executive Outlook Survey ... Read More

ROTC not forcing kids to become soldiers: AFP

Manila, July 27 -- The proposed mandatory Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) training for senior high school students does not force high school students to become soldiers, the spokesperson of th... Read More

Pacquiao victory over Thurman highlights PH boxer's legacy: AFP

Manila, July 21 -- Boxing icon Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao's victory over American Keith Thurman in their match at the MGM Grand Arena, Las Vegas on Sunday (Philippine time) highlights the Filipino boxer'... Read More