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Vizcaya gov bans tourists in cave attraction

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya — Governor Carlos Padilla here on Thursday has discouraged local and foreign tourists from visiting the world-class cave systems in Kasibu town following a recent bloody encounter…

Army strives to end recruitment of child soldiers

SANTA CRUZ, Ilocos Sur — The 81st Infantry (Spartan) Battalion of the Philippine Army based here condemned the New People’s Army (NPA) for allegedly recruiting children for combat until now.…

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51D-PA recruits artillery soldiers

CAMP MELCHOR DELA CRUZ, GAMU, Isabela — The 5th Infantry Division, Philippine Army (51D-PA) Artillery Regiment based in this town is presently conducting a pre-qualifying examination to soldier applicants to…

P4.6M proposed for drug detox program in Ilocos Norte

LAOAG CITY -— The Philippine Army (PA) Commanding Officer of the 81st Infantry Batalion Lt. Col. Eugenio Osias clarified Wednesday that the province of Ilocos Norte remains free of insurgency.…

Army 61st IB clash with NPAs in Iloilo town

  ILOILO CITY — Troops of the Philippine Army’s 61st Infantry Battalion on Tuesday clashed with the members of the New People’s Army in Barangay Lampaya, Leon, Iloilo. This was…

Army hunts rebels as soldier killed in Samar clash

TACLOBAN CITY — The Philippine Army is tracking down a group of armed rebels behind the killing of an army corporal in a clash on Tuesday in the outskirt of…

Army denies presence of Abu Sayyaf in Eastern Visayas

CATBALOBAN CITY, Samar – The Philippine Army here has dismissed reports of sightings of armed men believed to be members of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) in Dolores, Eastern Samar…

Quirino villagers displaced by Army-NPA fight return home

CITY OF CAUAYAN, Isabela — Some 100 families, composed of 410 people, who fled their homes amid the military operations in Barangay Cabua-an, Maddela, Quirino, have returned to their homes…

Bicol to Manila road impassable, AFP conducts clearing operation

LEGAZPI CITY -– Roads from mainland provinces and municipalities in Bicol, especially in the municipality of Nabua, Camarines Sur going to Metro Manila are still not passable to all forms…