Jesus Millan - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Jesus Millan


Taccad is new PH Navy chief

Aug 10, 2015 - 5:31 PM

Read Admiral Caesar Taccad assumes the post as the Philippines awaits ruling on its international arbitration case against China and continues to demand the military power to adhere to international law

NEW CHIEF. Rear Admiral Caesar Taccad (rightmost) assumes command of the Philippine Navy. Malacañang photo

PH Navy christens 2 brand new choppers, 2 supply ships

Aug 10, 2015 - 12:31 PM

The new choppers boost the Philippine Navy s maritime surveillance capability while the ships allow easier transport of troops and cargo from one operational area to another

MARITIME SURVEILLANCE. Christening of armed Augusta Westland naval chopper. PH Navy photo

Australia hands over 2 ships to PH Navy

Jul 23, 2015 - 6:29 PM

The supply ships are capable of carrying up to 180 tons of cargo

PH, Brunei navies strengthen ties, too

Jun 08, 2015 - 7:27 PM

The Philippines and Brunei have a Memorandum of Understanding on Defense Cooperation

The shopping list: Status of PH military's modernization

Dec 23, 2014 - 12:36 PM

2015 is the year of the Philippine Air Force Fighter jets for the West Philippine Sea defense and more air assets are to be delivered

INSPECTION. President Benigno S. Aquino III tours the F-50 on Friday, December 12, 2014, before leaving Korea, at the sidelines of the 25th ASEAN-Republic of Korea Commemorative Summit. Photo by Ryan Lim/Malacañang Photo Bureau

Navy spots 'lighthouses' in West PH Sea

Sep 09, 2014 - 6:43 PM

The Philippine Navy chief says security forces are monitoring these areas

BEFORE RECLAMATION. This is Mabini (Johnson) Reef in the West Philippine Sea before China began to build its suspected airstrip. Photo courtesy of DFA

State of PH Navy modernization: ‘Golden days will return’

Jul 28, 2014 - 10:52 AM

President Benigno Aquino III says his administration has released more than P40 billion to modernize the military the bulk of which goes to the Navy

Troops fear 'miscalculation' in next mission to Ayungin

May 28, 2014 - 7:10 PM

The next mission to Ayungin might be more difficult soldiers tell Rappler

AYUNGIN MARINES: Lieutenant Mike Pelotera and fellow Marines deployed to the West Philippines Sea

Threats to territorial integrity 'real and present' - PH Navy chief

May 27, 2014 - 4:14 PM

Departing from tradition the Philippine Navy celebrates its 116th anniversary at the new headquarters of the Naval Forces West the naval station primarily in charge of the West Philippines Sea

REAL AND PRESENT DANGER: Navy chief Vice Admiral Jesus Millan recognizes the real dangers to the country's territorial integrity

Aquino inducts new Navy chief amid maritime tensions

Apr 30, 2014 - 9:17 PM

President Benigno Aquino III highlights the increasingly important role played by the Navy as he led the turnover ceremony of new Navy chief Jesus Millan

NEW LEADER. President Benigno S. Aquino III presents the Medal of the command symbol to new Navy chief Jesus Millan. Malacañang Photo Bureau

PH Navy has new chief

Apr 29, 2014 - 7:25 PM

Rear Admiral Jesus Milan assumes the post as the Phiippine military looks at maritime security cooperation with the US following the signing of the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement

NEW NAVY CHIEF: Rear Admiral Jesus Millan