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2 Army soldiers, 1 civilian killed in fresh NPA offensive in Quezon


Two Army soldiers and one civilian were gunned down by suspected New People’s Army (NPA) rebels in Gumaca, Quezon Tuesday evening, in what the military believed was the start of renewed offensives by the dwindling local communist insurgents to reclaim lost grounds.

Posted: October 1st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

3 Afghan soldiers missing from US base

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Three Afghanistan National Army soldiers have been reported missing from a training exercise at a Cape Cod military base.

Posted: September 22nd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Australia commits 600 troops, planes to anti-IS campaign


Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Sunday Australia would deploy 600 troops to the United Arab Emirates to join the US-led international coalition gearing up for war against Islamic State jihadists.

Posted: September 14th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Ukraine, rebels exchange prisoners in peace deal

A Pro-Russian rebel secures territory after the bombing of a local mine on the front line in the town of Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014. Two volleys of rocket fire rang out in Ukraine's eastern, rebel-held city of Donetsk, underscoring the difficulties of enforcing a cease-fire almost a week after it was signed. The city council of Donetsk confirmed in a statement Thursday there had been multiple explosions during the morning, but reported no casualties. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)

Government and rebel forces have exchanged dozens of prisoners captured during fighting in Ukraine as part of a cease-fire agreement sealed earlier this month.

Posted: September 12th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

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 »