Tag Archives: ANTI-TERRORISM

MORE FANGS VS. TERRORISTS IN ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING LAW

Duterte inks law amending AMLA

 January 30, 2021

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte has signed a law that intends to strengthen the country’s anti-money laundering act (AMLA).Republic Act (RA) 11521, inked by Duterte on January 20, introduces amendments to RA 9160 or the Anti-Money Laundering Act of 2001 in a bid to prevent the country… Read More

BONG GO: Filipinos should not forget the heroism of SAF 44

Calls for unity vs. terrorism

 January 28, 2021

MANILA – Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go called on Filipinos to unite against terrorism as he paid tribute to the ultimate sacrifice of the 44 Special Action Force (SAF) commandos who died in the so-called Mamasapano massacre on Jan. 25, 2015.“Six years ago, our nation… Read More

ANTI-INSURGENCY BODY AIDS DAVAO VILLAGES WITH DEV’T FUNDS

DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS. National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr. (right) and Department of Budget and Management Secretary Wendel Avisado. Esperon said Saturday (Jan. 23, 2021) some 215 barangays in the Davao Region will be given PHP20 million worth of funds for the Barangay Development Program under the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict. (PNA photo by Prexx Marnie Kate Trozo)

NTF-ELCAC grants P20-M dev’t fund for 215 villages in Region 11

 January 24, 2021

DAVAO CITY – A total of 215 barangays in the Region 11 (Davao) will be given PHP20 million worth of funds for the Barangay Development Program (BDP) under the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC).In a press conference here on Saturday, National Security Adviser… Read More

GAPAY: NEW PEOPLES ARMY ON THE BRINK OF COLLAPSE

AFP to dismantle all communist fronts this year

Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief-of-staff Gen. Gilbert Gapay has ordered all his commanders to totally dismantle all remaining New People’s Army (NPA) guerrilla fronts as the communist terrorists have been seriously weakened by government offensives.

“All remaining communist guerrilla fronts shall be simultaneously addressed and defeated toward the end of 2021. I noticed a lot of these NPA units have been weakened so this is our target for all the Unified Commands,” he said in a statement late Saturday. 

Gapay also ordered all area commanders to set priority targets per quarter along with their task to expedite the clearing of identified focus areas to hasten the dismantling of remaining guerrilla fronts. 

A total of 54 so-called guerrilla fronts remains with nine other regional armed groups which were already decimated and on the brink of collapse. This came after the successful dismantling of 22 communist fighting and propaganda units.

ed to enter the host country, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) said… Read More

CPP-NPA units in Bicol crumbling: Parlade

 January 18, 2021

Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army (CPP-NPA) terrorist units in Bicol continue to crumble due to sustained community support program (CSP) and combat operations being conducted by the Army’s 9th Infantry Division.This, according to Southern Luzon Command… Read More