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Bank heist probe, EgyptAir, Comelec on Pacquiao | 6PM wRap

Mar 29, 2016 - 7:07 PM

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PH military says EDCA to address capability gaps

Jan 12, 2016 - 4:45 PM

One of the weakest militaries in Asia the Philippines has embarked on a modest modernization program to improve its deterrence capabilities

Japan military chief in PH for Pacific Partnership 2015

Aug 12, 2015 - 8:15 PM

Admiral Katsutoshi Kawano is in the Philippines to observe the largest multilateral humanitarian assistance and disaster relief preparedness mission conducted in the Indo Asia Pacific region

BAYANIHAN. Armed Forces of the Philippines chief General Hernando Iriberr presents Japan Self-Defense Forces chief of staff Admiral Katsutoshi Kawano with a token of golden men relocating a "kubo" (nipa hut) depicting the Filipino tradition of "Bayanihan" during his visit to Camp General Emilio Aguinaldo on August 12. Photo by Ssg Amable Milay Jr. PAF (PAO AFP)

Miranda is new Nolcom chief

Aug 12, 2015 - 11:47 AM

His operational area includes the entire northern and central Luzon

DISTINGUISHED SERVICE STAR. President Benigno S. Aquino III in December 2012 bestows the Distinguished Service Star Award to then Colonel Glorioso Miranda during the 77thFounding Anniversary of the Armed Forces of the Philippines. Gil Nartea / Malacañang Photo Bureau

Tipster gets P10M for arrest of NPA's Benito Tiamzon

Aug 07, 2015 - 10:06 PM

The reward for the arrest of Tiamzon s wife Wilma is still being processed


New Army chief vows to crush armed communists down to 1,000

Jul 15, 2015 - 2:36 PM

Major General Eduardo Año says he will send the best commanders to eastern Mindanao where about half of the strength of the New People s Army is concentrated

VETERAN INTELLIGENCE OFFICER. Major General Eduardo Año. Malacañang photo

Año, veteran intelligence officer, is new Army chief

Jul 14, 2015 - 4:01 PM

The change of command ceremony will be held on Wednesday July 15

NEW CHIEF. Major General Eduardo Año is the new chief of the Philippine Army. Rappler file photo

Suspense behind the choice of AFP chief: And they waited and waited

Jul 10, 2015 - 7:35 PM

UPDATED On the military under Aquino: He makes up his mind at the last minute leaving the entire organization waiting Palagi namang ganyan

CHOSEN ONE. New Armed Forces chief Lieutenant General Hernado Iriberri. AFP PAO photo

Aquino’s bet, PH vs China, LeBron on Cavs | 6PM wRap

Jul 10, 2015 - 6:24 PM

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Aquino's order to new AFP chief hints at term extension

Jul 10, 2015 - 2:33 PM

Lieutenant General Hernando Iriberri will reach the retirement age of 56 in April height of the campaign period for the May 2016 presidential race

NEW CHIEF. Lieutenant General Hernando Iriberri assumes command of the Armed Forces of the Philippines. AFP PAO photo

New AFP chief, Typhoon Falcon, Princess Charlotte | 12PM wRap

Jul 10, 2015 - 11:58 AM

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Iriberri is new AFP chief

Jul 10, 2015 - 8:49 AM

UPDATED President Aquino chooses Army commanding general Lt Gen Hernando Iriberri as the new chief of staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines

Hacienda Luisita commander is contender for AFP chief, too

Jul 09, 2015 - 11:37 AM

The dark horse in the race Ricardo Visaya is controversial among human rights groups But to his fellow soldiers he is a a bemedalled officer worthy of respect

SOLCOM. Lieutenant General Ricardo Visaya is the chief of the AFP Southern Luzon Command

New AFP chief on Friday: Aquino, Gazmin ex-aides contenders

Jul 08, 2015 - 1:00 PM

Should the next military chief come from the Air Force or the Army?

 ARMY OR AIR FORCE? Army chief Hernando Iriberri and Air Force chief Jeffrey Delgado lead the contenders for the top AFP post

Army probes Basilan 'tragedy' amid calls for all-out war vs ASG

Nov 03, 2014 - 4:57 PM

AFP chief Gregorio Catapang Jr dismisses any connection between the Abu Sayyaf attack in Basilan and the intensified operations against the bandit group in adjacent island Sulu

File photo of troops in Basilan

Military's top spy assigned to crush NPA stronghold

Jul 23, 2014 - 4:31 PM

The military expects a lot from Major General Eduardo Año incoming commander of the 10th infantry division

NEW POST: Major General Eduardo Año

3rd soldier dies in Army HQ blast, officer relieved

May 22, 2014 - 5:21 PM

Investigation by the Bureau of Fire Protection shows lapses in the military s standard operating procedures SOP

No Cudia in welcome dinners for PMA 'Siklab Diwa' Class of 2014

Mar 05, 2014 - 4:03 PM

The PMA is currently embroiled in a controversy because of the dismissal of one of its cadets set to graduate with honors

WELCOME: Navy chief Vice Admiral Jose Luis Alano hosts a reception dinner for incoming officers. Photo from the Philippine Navy

Iriberri thanks Gazmin as he assumes Army command

Feb 07, 2014 - 8:09 PM

New Army chief Major General Hernando Iriberri says he knows that times are changing for the military

CHANGE OF COMMAND: President Aquino hands over the Command Saber to the incoming 56th Commanding General, Philippine Army Maj. Gen. Hernando DCA Iriberri. President Aquino presided over the Philippine Army Change of Command Ceremony. Photo from the Philippine Army

Gazmin's former aide is new Army chief

Feb 06, 2014 - 7:38 PM

Major General Hernando Iriberri is Gazmin s former senior military adviser and spokesman

NEW ARMY CHIEF: Major General Hernando Iriberri. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena/Rappler.com

Shake-up: AFP top brass retiring this year

Jan 09, 2014 - 7:25 PM

Armed Forces chief of staff General Emmanuel Bautista and 8 three star generals are retiring in 2014

CLASSMATES: AFP chief General Emmanuel Bautista and Northern Luzon Command chief Lieutenant General Gregorio Pio Catapang Jr. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena/Rappler