Marine soldier who was set to be married was killed in action in Marawi City

Another heroic death of a soldier in a fight for peace for the country. First Lieutenant Frederick Savellano PN of 2nd Platoon commander of 37th Marine Company and Marine Battalion Landing Team 7 was the one who led the team that retrieved the almost P80 million in cash and checks in a house on June …

Alejano proposes to change the name of the Philippines for a “true Independence”

The man behind the junked impeachment complaint is now proposing to change the name of the Philippines for “true independence”. Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano proposed a creation for a new commission “Geographic Renaming Commission” that will “study the possibility and the feasibility of renaming our country.” The former mutineer and Marine captain, now a lawmaker, …

Clashes continue amid Independence Day celebrations in Marawi

Sounds of explosions and gunfire were heard as government troops continue the operations against the Maute group in Marawi City while Philippine flags were being raised at the provincial capitol and city hall grounds on Monday. In his report, radio dzBB’s Benjie Liwanag said airstrikes and ground assaults of the military continued amid the Independence …

AFP Urges young professionals and students to join the Reservist program

The Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) General Eduardo Año urges young professionals and students to join the military reservist program. “This came on the occasion of the promotion and donning of shoulder loops and rank insignias of Eleven officers in the Reservist Corps. In a fitting ceremony, 6 Colonels …

WATCH: President Duterte attends arrival honors at the Villamor Airbase to pay last respect for slain Marines in Marawi

President Rodrigo Duterte arrived at the Villamor Airbase to lead the arrival honors of the eight slain members of the Philippine Marines that got killed in action in Marawi City on Friday. Duterte approaches the coffins of eight slain soldiers and talked to their families who went emotional after seeing their love ones who got …