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PH, U.S. militaries assure each other of 'continued robust relations'

Nov 22, 2016 - 2:45 PM

The MDB SEB meeting is convened for the first time after the electoral victories of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and US President elect Donald Trump both with issues against the other country

ENDURING ALLIANCE. Armed Forces of the Philippines chief General Ricardo Visaya and US Pacific Command chief Admiral Harry Harris Jr assured each other of continued relations. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena/Rappler

Why give an award to soldier pushed by Sueselbeck?

Oct 27, 2014 - 2:48 PM

If other people can t control their emotions we want to show that soldiers can control their emotions even if they re facing a test like that says General Gregorio Catapang Jr

'EXEMPLARY COMPOSURE': Technical Sergeant Mariano Pamittan receives a plaque of recognition. AFP-PAO photo

PH, US militaries sign 426 activities, skip EDCA talks

Oct 14, 2014 - 5:20 PM

The Mutual Defense Board skips the most anticipated topic the implementation of the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement pending the Supreme Court ruling on the new deal s constitutionality

EDCA SIGNING. File photo of Philippine defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin and US Ambassador to Manila Philip Goldberg after the signing of the agreement in April 2014. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

AFP chief on Olongapo slay: 'This one is quite a big mistake'

Oct 14, 2014 - 4:51 PM

General Gregorio Catapang Jr is confident that the incident will not affect the relationship between the Philippine and US militaries

JUSTICE FOR LAUDE: AFP chief General Gregorio Catapang Jr wants the US military to surrender the US serviceman tagged in Olongapo slay. Rappler photo