A policeman in Quezon City shot a former soldier dead on Tuesday, April 21, after allegedly threatening to point a gun at cops along a checkpoint.
It’s sad to see the government sever ties with the US military so easily.
Taking full responsibility isn’t enough.
Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVS) like the US-acquired ScanEagle can also help the military in patrolling the sealanes down south as part of efforts to prevent pirates and other lawless elements from infesting our waters.
An actuarial study on the feasibility of a Government Service Insurance System (GSIS)-run pension system for the military, which will have three types, is expected to be completed before end-2018.
More than 40 New People's Army (NPA) rebel surrenderers, out of the 215 taken to Manila for a three-day tour, have expressed their desire to join the military.
Filipinos having transactions with the United States Embassy in Manila on Tuesday, Jan. 9, will have to wait a bit for the embassy to open, due to the yearly Traslacion or procession of the Black Nazarene.
Fed up with double-talk of Reds, military and police on Wednesday expressed support for the decision of President Rodrigo Duterte to finally abandon peace talks with the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army-National…