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CENTINO: AFP closer to gaining victory vs. all threats

MANILA – Newly-appointed Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief-of-staff, Lt. Gen. Andres Centino, on Friday said the military is closer to attaining victory against all security threats in the country.In his assumption speech, Centino said the winning streak of the AFP can be attributed… Read More

House leader wants fixed 3-year term for AFP chief

Army commander Andres Centino is new AFP chief

MANILA — The chairman of the House Strategic Intelligence Committee on Friday called for the immediate passage of a measure seeking to prescribe a fixed three-year tour of duty for the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief of staff.Surigao del Sur Rep. Johnny Pimentel made the call after… Read More

Duterte names Centino as new AFP chief

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte has picked Philippine Army (PA) commander, Lt. Gen. Andres Centino as the 57th chief of staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP).In a press statement, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque confirmed Centino’s appointment.”We confirm that President… Read More


Dawlah Islamiyah terror group leader, wife slain in Maguindanao clash

CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao – The leader of the Dawlah Islamiyah (DI) terror group in Mindanao and his wife were killed during a pre-dawn law enforcement operation in Maguindanao on Friday.Maj. Gen. Juvymax Uy, 6th Infantry Division commander, told a news conference here that Salahuddin Hassan… Read More

Faustino lauds troops for successful mission vs. terror leader

 October 29, 2021, 9:22 pm

MANILA – Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief, Gen. Jose Faustino Jr., on Friday commended operating units of the 6th Infantry Division for the successful operations that led to the death of terrorist leader Salahuddin Hassan.The cadavers of Hassan and his wife, Jehana Minbida, who… Read More


AFP: No report of terror threats amid Japan’s warning

 September 14, 2021, 3:36 pm

MANILA – The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Tuesday said it is taking seriously all received or disseminated reports of possible terrorism-related activities.This came after Japan’s Foreign Ministry on Monday issued an alert cautioning its citizens in Southeast Asia, particularly in… Read More

Embassy confirms receipt of terror attack warning

 September 14, 2021, 6:26 pm

MANILA – The Japanese Embassy in Manila on Tuesday confirmed that Tokyo has received an intelligence report about a possible terror attack in six countries, including the Philippines.In a statement sent via email, the Embassy said it cannot disclose details, but the advisory is addressed to… Read More


Files criminal raps vs. Sison, 2 NPA leaders

Another former communist rebel has filed criminal cases against the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) founding chair Jose Maria “Joma” Sison and two other communist leaders before the Department of Justice (DOJ) Friday, the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) said.

In a statement, CIDG chief, Maj. Gen. Albert Ignatius Ferro said charges of violation of “Section 3 in relation to Section 3 (a)(b) of RA (Republic Act) 9208 as amended by RA 10364 and Section 4 (i) of RA 10364 or the “Expanded Anti-Trafficking in Persons Act of 2012” and violation of Section 10 in relation to Section 3(d) (4) of RA 7610 (Special Protection of Children against Abuse, Exploitation and Discrimination Acts)” were filed against Sison, Lean Porquia and Karen Edaniel.

League of Filipino Students – GetRealPundit

In his complaint, former rebel Joy James Alcoser Saguino with aliases “Ka Amihan”, “Ka Che” or “Commander Che” said he was a minor and a freshman Accountancy student when recruited by Porquia and Edaniel in June 2007.

A month later, Saguino became a member of the League of Filipino Students (LFS), a front organization of the communist terrorist group (CTG) inside the UP Visayas-Iloilo Campus. He was induced to take part in some protest actions against tuition fee increase and took an active part in some LFS activities.

The CPPand its armed wing New People’s Army (NPA) is listed as a terrorist organization by the United States, the European Union, the United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and the Philippines.

The National Democratic Front has been formally designated as a terrorist organization by the Anti-Terrorism Council on June 23, 2021, citing it as “an integral and separate part” of the CPP-NPA created in April 1973.READ MORE