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Tagged in Journal Online: marawi city

Martial law extension

THERE’s now a snowballing move in the House of Representatives to work for the possible extension of the 60-day martial law (ML) in Mindanao due to continued fighting in Marawi City. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Note that the 60-day martial law declared by President Duterte, a Mindanaoan like Senate…

Army to send another battalion to Marawi

CAMP Elias Angeles, Pili, Camarines Sur -- The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) will send another battalion from the Army’s 9th Infantry Division based in Bicol to augment government troopers engaged in combat for a month to break the defenses of the ISIS-inspired Maute terrorists in Marawi City. (adsbygoogle…

Hats off to NCRPO Director Albayalde

MADAMDAMIN ang pagdiriwang ng Father’s Day kamakalawa para sa mga sundalo’t pulis natin na nasa Marawi City at Iligan province. Salamat sa mga istasyon ng radyo at telebisyon na nagsilbing tulay ng ilang kaanak at kaibigan para iparating ang mga liham na ipinadala ng kanilang pamilya. Kahit mga estudyante sa…
  • Published in Opinion

Marawi death toll now 349

THE Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) yesterday reported that the death toll from the continuous firefight between government forces and ISIS-inspired Maute Group has climbed to 349 including 258 terrorists, 65 government forces and 65 civilians. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); AFP spokesman Brig. Gen. Restituto Padilla said a…

Supreme court members chided over martial law

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has slammed magistrates of the Supreme Court, who doubted during oral arguments at the high tribunal whether there was actual rebellion in Marawi City and the rest of Mindanao when he declared martial law following the ISIS-inspired Maute Group attack. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The President,…

AFP calls brief Marawi truce

THE Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) yesterday called a brief four-hour humanitarian ceasefire to give more than 2,000 residents trapped in Marawi City a chance to escape and be rescued. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); AFP spokesman Brig. Gen. Restituto Padilla said the humanitarian ceasefire or pause in combat…

Isang Demokratikong Martial Law ayon sa 1987 Constitution

NASA mahalagang pulong sa Russia si Pangulong Duterte nang sumiklab ang gulo sa Marawi City. Sa oras na iyon, dalawa ang pwedeng gawin ng Pangulo: Una, ang ipagpatuloy ang pulong sa Russia at utusan ang mga opisyal na naiwan sa Pilipinas para rumesponde sa Marawi; Pangalawa, ang kanselahin ang meeting…
  • Published in Opinion

Palace hails ‘Gallant 13’

“THE Gallant 13.” This is how Malacañang hailed the slain 13 Marines who were killed in action in Marawi City as government troops are battled ISIS-inspired Maute terrorists to retake the city. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); In his press statement yesterday, Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella lamented the killing of…

Congrats, Igan; Marawi mayor’s moving speech

ONE of my dearst BFFs, Ate Andi Garcia, told me that another journalist friend of long standing, the now multi-awarded radio and TV personality Arnold ‘Igan’ Clavio, is celebrating his 30 years in the industry. Indeed, Igan -- back then, we called him ‘AAC (pronounced as aakh!)’ -- has gone…
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AFP gaining ground in fight vs terrorists

THE Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) is gaining ground in their fight against terrorists despite the ongoing crisis in Marawi City triggered by the invasion of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) inspired Maute Terror Group (MTG). (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); AFP Chief of Staff General Eduardo…
  • Published in Nation
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