By Nikko Dizon and Cynthia D. Balana
President Aquino on Thursday exhorted the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), of which he is Commander in Chief, to “remain on the side of the people” as the 2016 elections draws near, warning of political personalities who would want to use them for their own ends.
By Nikko Dizon
From a capability upgrade to getting fuller stomachs. Finally, Filipino soldiers can now enjoy better meals and nourishment as their daily P90 subsistence allowance has been increased to P150 through a joint resolution filed in Congress by their former colleagues-turned rebels-turned politicians.
By Julie S. Alipala
Several detained suspects in the Sept. 9, 2013 Zamboanga Siege have claimed they were tortured by members of the government security forces.
By Bobby Lagsa
Soldiers conducting post-encounter operation in Barangay (village) Minalwang here on Thursday stumbled on a body believed to be that of a communist rebel.
By Bong Lozada
Islamic rebels in Mindanao gunned down three soldiers in a robbery incident between the borders of Datu Piang and Datu Saudi, Maguindanao Tuesday afternoon.