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CA confirms ad interim appointments of 14 senior AFP officers

/ 01:52 PM December 17, 2019

PROMOTED: Senate President Vicente Sotto III and other members of the Commission on Appointments (CA) pose with 14 military officers after the confirmation of their promotions Tuesday, December 17, 2019. (PRIB Photo by Joseph Vidal/17 December 2019)

MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Appointments (CA) on Tuesday swiftly approved the ad interim appointments of 14 senior officers of the Armed Forces of the Philippines.

Before the plenary session, the body’s Committee on National Defense deliberated on and recommended the approval of the ad interim appointments of the senior officials.

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Below is the list of confirmed ad interim appointments:

  1. Amy Adona to the rank of Colonel, Medical Corps (Reserve)
  2. Edgardo de Leon to the rank of Brigadier General
  3. Norman Biola to the rank of Captain, Philippine Navy (Reserve)
  4. Victor Mendoza to the rank Colonel, Philippine Army (Reserve)
  5. Erickson Gloria to the rank of Lieutenant General
  6. Nestor Abando to the rank of Brigadier General
  7. Venus Bajarin to the rank of Brigadier General
  8. Jeffrey Hechanova to the rank of Brigadier General
  9. Aristotle Gonzalez to the rank of Brigadier General
  10. Rey dela Cruz to the rank of Rear Admiral
  11. Ernesto Baldovino to the rank of Commodore
  12. Florante Amano to the rank of Major General
  13. Facundo Palafox IV to the rank of Brigadier General
  14. Antonio Lastimado to the rank of Brigadier General
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