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Soldiers told: Keep support for Jovito Palparan to yourselves


With colleagues offering words of support for retired Major General Jovito Palparan, the Armed Forces of the Philippines on Wednesday told its active force to keep their opinions to themselves.

Posted: August 20th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Soldier, 3 others hurt in Cotabato City car blast

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A member of the Special Forces of the Philippine Army and three civilians were injured when a car bomb exploded in Cotabato City, a police official said Wednesday.

Posted: August 20th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Ex-AFP chief back in gov’t as Palace undersecretary

Retired Gen. Emmanuel Bautista .  PHOTO from AFP Public Affairs Office

A month after retiring from the Armed Forces of the Philippines, former chief of staff General Emmanuel Bautista is back in government service, this time as an undersecretary at the Office of the President (OP).

Posted: August 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Military offers security for Palparan

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FUGITIVE GENERAL  Retired Maj. Gen. Jovito Palparan, wanted for the disappearance of two University of the Philippines students, at the height of his power (left) commanded forces believed to have abducted and summarily executed activists. After three years in hiding, he was caught on Tuesday in Sta. Mesa, Manila, sporting long hair and a goatee. A clean-cut Palparan (right) was presented to the media at the National Bureau of Investigation.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/NBI PHOTO/JOAN BONDOC

The military can send troops to the Bulacan Provincial Jail in the City of Malolos, where retired Maj. Gen. Jovito Palparan Jr. is detained, to ensure his safety, Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV said yesterday.

Posted: August 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Not too late to do a Robredo


President Noynoy should read between the lines: If something happens to retired Army Maj. Gen. Jovito Palparan in detention, he would be held responsible by the military.

Posted: August 19th, 2014 in On Target | Read More »