Harold Cabunoc - updates

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Battalion commander settles land dispute in Central Mindanao

Apr 11, 2018 - 12:45 PM

Lieutenant Colonel Harold Cabunoc, commander of the Army 33rd Infantry Battalion, says it's important to understand the root causes of conflict and address them properly

FORGING PEACE. Captain Bryan Baumol of barangay Baumol in Lambayong, Sultan Kudarat and Captain Jerry Kautin of barangay Pidtiguian in GSKP, Maguindanao settle their land dispute. Photos courtesy of 33rd IB

IN PHOTOS: A soldier's marriage proposal in between battles in Sultan Kudarat

Feb 14, 2018 - 6:50 PM

Corporal Denemar Albani, 27, pops the question to his girlfriend, Private Christine Porcadilla, on the eve of Valentine's Day with the help of their fellow troopers from the 33rd Infantry (Makabayan) Battalion

YES! Army soldiers forge love in the middle of the battle zone. Photo from the military

Finding no schools in NPA camps, 3 Lumad rebels surrender

Dec 29, 2017 - 2:14 PM

The former NPA rebels say their leader promised to provide them with licensed teachers, but this did not come true

THE CAUSE. New People's Army fighters in Mindanao. File photo by Karlos Manlupig

Philippine Army wins gold at Japan Dragon Boat Championships

Jul 19, 2015 - 8:38 PM

The Philippine Army outlasts 17 crews including a stiff challenge from the Japanese national team to win the men s 250 meter gold in Osaka

Photo by Philippine Army Dragon Boat team

PH Army to compete in Japan Dragon Boat Championships

Jul 16, 2015 - 10:03 PM

The Philippine Army hopes to bring back the gold when they compete against 70 teams from around the world in Osaka Japan

READY TO BATTLE. The Philippine Army Dragon Boat team shows off their paddles. They will compete on Sunday in Osaka, Japan. Photo from Philippine Army

4 BIFF rebels killed in Maguindanao firefights

Mar 08, 2015 - 2:21 PM

UPDATED A rebel killed in one of the encounters was wearing a SAF uniform authorities say Operations against BIFF to continue for another 3 days

Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters members, some of them minors, are seen inside their camp in Datu Saudi Ampatuan town Maguindanao in this picture taken on September 2012. President Benigno Aquino reportedly ask the MILF to clear the way as government security forces moved to intensify the hunt for Afghan-trained terrorist Abdul Basit Usman and BIFF rebels.

Bomb factory captured in Mamasapano – military

Mar 02, 2015 - 4:48 PM

Updated A certain BIFF leader Mohammad Tambako the owner of the encampment where bomb materials were discovered is one of Basit Usman s protectors

BREAKAWAY GROUP: Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters members, some of them minors, are seen inside their camp in Datu Saudi Ampatuan town Maguindanao in this picture taken on September 2012

2 Abu Sayyaf killed in Al-Barka clash

Feb 15, 2015 - 2:29 PM

3rd UPDATE 2 ASG members are killed in a military operation in Al Barka Basilan At least 5 civilians 6 soldiers and 2 ASG members are also wounded

Last batch of PH peacekeepers from Liberia now home

Nov 25, 2014 - 5:48 PM

The peacekeepers are undergoing a 3 week quarantine at the Armed Forces of the Philippines Medical Center

QUARANTINED. Four peacekeepers are staying in the AFP Medical Center for a 3-week precautionary quarantine. File photo from the AFP Medical Center website.

Harry Roque wants 6 months jail time for AFP chief

Nov 10, 2014 - 5:34 PM

The case stems from the media blitz that preceded the disbarment case filed by the Armed Forces against him

JAIL TIME? Laywer Harry Roque files an indirect contempt case against Armed Forces chief General Gregorio Catapang Jr. Rappler file photo

UN: PH peacekeepers in Liberia test negative for Ebola

Nov 09, 2014 - 8:47 AM

The Filipino peacekeepers are coming home on Tuesday November 11 and will be quarantined for 21 days in Caballo Island located at the mouth of Manila Bay

'PARADISE ISLAND': The Filipino peacekeepers from Liberia will be quarantined in Caballo Island. Photo from AFP-PAO

Paano nilabag ni Sueselbeck ang camp regulations at batas?

Oct 27, 2014 - 7:30 PM

Ayon sa patakaran ng kahit anong kampo militar kailangang may security clearance ang foreigners na gustong pumasok Nagpilit si Sueselbeck kaya siya hinainan ng reklamo

Lawyer Harry Roque to blame for actions of Laude sister, fiancé?

Oct 27, 2014 - 11:37 AM

Harry Roque says: They re deflecting the issue The issue is the murder of Jennifer and the accountability of the US serviceman

IS HE TO BLAME? Lawyer Harry Roque

AFP spokesman, netizens in Twitter war over Sueselbeck

Oct 26, 2014 - 10:30 PM

Lt Col Harold Cabunoc tweets that the fiancé of Jennifer Laude should face the consequences of his actions

Military finds abandoned Abu Sayyaf 'camps'

Oct 19, 2014 - 6:25 PM

UPDATED The military believes the camps served as the places where the German hostages were hidden by the bandit group

PH military deploys K9 tracker dogs to hunt terrorists

Oct 06, 2014 - 4:13 PM

The trained dogs will help locate the German hostages that the terrorist Abu Sayyaf Group has threatened to kill in support of the Islamic State

SEND-OFF: A company of K-9 units line-up for their deployment to Sulu province. Photo from AFP-PAO

PH Army Dragon Boat team overcomes funding issues to win gold in Italy

Sep 08, 2014 - 3:13 AM

They didn t receive their flight tickets until 2 days before their departure but the team showed up in a big way to win two golds at the IDBF Club Crews World Championships

The Philippine Army Dragon Boat team celebrates their gold medal finish in the 500 meter Premier Open event. Photo from Facebook

How to say Merry Christmas to wounded soldiers

Dec 25, 2013 - 2:56 PM

People sometimes forget that soldiers also get wounded in armed conflicts says Lieutenant Colonel Harold Cabunoc

Soldiers donate P7-M for victims of Pablo

Jan 04, 2013 - 3:57 PM

The Philippine Army is doing this as a gesture to sympathize and to show its support to its soldiers who have given a lot more for this country says the Army spokesperson