Latest Stories
Home » Voltaire Gazmin You are browsing entries tagged with “Voltaire Gazmin”

Palace officials head to Albay amid ‘soft’ eruption

Government officials at Guinobatan, Albay for humanitarian caravan for Mt. Mayon evacuees. Photo from DSWD Twitter account

Although it is unclear when President Benigno Aquino III will be able to personally visit the evacuees, Malacañang said Cabinet members went to check on them on Sunday morning amid reports of lava flow coming from Mayon Volcano.

Posted: October 12th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

The price AFP needs to pay to become ‘heavyweight’ military

Armed Forces chief General Gregorio Catapang. INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

What will it take for the “lightweight” Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) to become a “heavyweight” and stand up to nations that are bullying the Philippines? Money. Lots of it.

Posted: October 3rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Gazmin on Sayyaf threat to behead German: We don’t negotiate with terrorists

Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin on Thursday said they will not bow to the demands of the Abu Sayyaf group, which has threatened to behead a German hostage.

Posted: September 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Air Force team in Marawi to investigate chopper crash

PHOTO from Philippine Army's 103rd Brigade

A 21-man team of the Philippine Air Force headed to Marawi City in Lanao del Sur to investigate the crash of the ill-fated Sokol chopper.

Posted: August 8th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Gazmin to troops: Be ready to help people during disasters

Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin. PHOTO from AFP Public Affairs Office

Commemorating the final day of the Disaster Preparedness Month, Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin told the troops on Thursday to be always on alert to help the people during calamities.

Posted: July 31st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »