PMA sets silent drill exhibitions
THE 3rd class cadets of the Philippine Military Academy Class 2017 is holding series of silent drill exhibitions starting Monday, April 21, in Zamboanga City, a military official said.
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Thu Apr 17, 2014
PMA cadets to hold silent drill exhibitions in Zambo
Philippine Military Academy cadets will hold a series of silent drill exhibitions in this city as part of their annual Southern Cruise for this year.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
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MANILA: Philippines revises dev''t plan, sets higher infra spending
With just two years to go before its term ends, Philippine President Aquino's administration plans to spend more on infrastructure and introduce other reforms to try to make economic growth inclusive and lift millions out of poverty.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
What was that again about Al-Qaeda on the run?
From the US Embassy in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia comes an Emergency Message for US citizens which transmits a world wide caution on continuing threats from terrorist groups.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
DoubleDragon to build 2 CityMalls in Zamboanga
MANILA, Philippines CityMall Commercial Centers Inc. , the mall development arm of DoubleDragon Properties Corp., is set to build two community malls in Zamboanga City through a partnership with Galleria Zamboanga Inc. .
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Miriam and Miriam meet on Bangsamoro peace pact after Lent
Government peace panel chair Miriam Coronel-Ferrer and Senator Miriam Santiago will meet to discuss the Bangsamoro peace pact "after Lent," Ferrer told a gathering of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines' Episcopal Commission on Interreligious Dialogue and the Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines.
12 dead as Philippine rebel clashes end
ZAMBOANGA: The death toll in fighting between Muslim rebels and soldiers in the southern Philippines has risen to 12, officials in the area said yesterday after the shoot-out had ended.
12 dead in Basilan clashes
The sporadic clashes between government forces and the Abu Sayyaf bandits in Basilan province on Friday have left 12 persons dead, including two soldiers, military officials disclosed Saturday.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Twenty soldiers wounded in Philippine gunbattle with Ab...
ZAMBOANGA: Twenty soldiers were wounded Friday in an hours-long gunbattle between troops and Al-Qaeda-linked Abu Sayyaf extremists blamed for beheadings and kidnappings in the southern Philippines, the military said.
Philippine kidnap group strikes back
GOVERNMENT troops are running after a group of Abu Sayyaf bandits who disrupted Friday the implementation of road concreting project in the municipality of Tipo-Tipo in Basilan province.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Military still clueless on kidnapped Chinese, Filipina
AFP Western Mindanao Command spokesperson Capt. Rowena Muyuela said all available air, ground, and naval assets are already being used in looking for 29-year-old tourist Gao Huayuan and 40-year-old resort employee Marcy Dayawan.
Zambo prepares for installation of new archbishop
Preparations are underway for the installation of Bishop Romulo dela Cruz on May 14 as the new archbishop of this city.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Search on for abducted tourist, hotel staff
WESTERN Mindanao Command chief Lieutenant General Rustico Guerrero has ordered his troops to search in all possible areas where the Chinese tourist and a Filipino hotel staff might have been brought by the Abu Sayyaf bandits.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
700 protest deaths of Zambo evacuees
Around 700 Muslims representing various organizations participated in an indignation rally for residents who have died while staying in evacuation centers in Zamboanga.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Abu Sayyafs seize school official
Abu Sayyaf bandits have seized a school official in the nearby island province of Basilan, a military official said Monday.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Misuari faction in Maguindanao: dream Bangsamoro Republik lives on
Followers of Moro National Liberation Front founding chair Nur Misuari on Saturday said their dream for a Bangsamoro Republik lives on even as government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front had signed the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro on March 27. The MNLF members, led by Suhod Ebrahim, commander of the MNLF's 6th Sudarah Brigade, met ... (more)
Nalzaro: Will peace reign in Mindanao?
I AM a full-blooded Mindanaoan. I was born and spent my boyhood in Dipolog City in Zamboanga del Norte.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
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MANILA: Mindanao's challenge: Keeping peace
Now that the celebrations are over, the long, hard march to keep the peace in the conflict-torn but resource-rich southern Philippine island of Mindanao begins.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Evangelicals Back Peace Pact with Islamic Rebels in...
Among the dignitaries at the event was Bishop Efraim Tendero, head of the Philippine Council of Evangelical Churches, which came out in favor of the peace accords.
Philippines, MILF rebels sign peace agreement
After 17 years of negotiations, the Philippine government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front on Thursday signed a peace agreement that seeks to end more than 30 years of the secessionist movement in Mindanao.