Philippine soldiers - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Philippine soldiers


Who is the most 'doting' Philippine Commander-in-Chief?

Dec 02, 2017 - 1:00 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte tells soldiers what he believes to be the correct answer during a visit to Camp Teodulfo Bautista in Jolo, Sulu, where he is joined by Hollywood actor Steven Seagal

GIFT-GIVING. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte gives his wrist watch to a soldier who celebrated his birthday during the President's visit at Camp General Teodulfo Bautista in Jolo, Sulu, on December 1, 2017. Presidential Photo

WATCH: Help soldiers, civilians in Marawi through #OgopMarawi

Jun 16, 2017 - 10:31 AM

The Philippine Army s Civil Military Operations Group launches OgopMarawi its relief operations drive for affected civilians and troops in Marawi

#SalamatSaSerbisyo: Netizens show support for Marawi soldiers, cops

Jun 12, 2017 - 8:30 PM

Responding to MovePH s callout social media users share words of encouragement and gratitude for security forces battling terrorists in Marawi City

#SalamatSaSerbisyo: Show your support for Marawi soldiers, cops

Jun 11, 2017 - 8:01 PM

Let us show our support for Filipino soldiers and cops deployed to Marawi City Thank them for their sacrifices and selflessness using the hashtag SalamatSaSerbisyo

IN PHOTOS: Duterte dines with soldiers wounded in action

Aug 30, 2016 - 7:20 PM

President Duterte gives the soldiers electric wheelchairs and laptops and says he wants to reinvent them after their sacrifice for the country

LISTENING EAR. President Rodrigo Duterte tries to comfort 2nd Lieutenant Jerome Jacuba, who lost his eyesight during a fellowship dinner in Malacañan’s Heroes Hall on August 29, National Heroes’ Day. KING RODRIGUEZ/PPD

Soldier dies 2 days after Fort Bonifacio fire

May 09, 2014 - 1:14 PM

He was one of 25 people injured during the May 7 fire at the army headquarters in Fort Bonifacio Taguig

Outstanding Filipinos recognized

Sep 06, 2012 - 8:08 PM

Metrobank Foundation recognizes excellence and achievement among public servants encouraging them to strive for the best

Photo by Metrobank Foundation

21,000 houses for soldiers on Edsa anniv

Feb 24, 2012 - 10:54 AM

President Benigno Aquino III gives housing units to low salaried Filipino soldiers who face other problems also begging to be addressed

DEMORALIZED TROOPS. Soldiers face other problems, aside from low salaries, that affect their morale. File photo by Gil Nartea/Malacañang Photo Bureau