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Navy to join military exercise in South Korea, Singapore

April 22, 2019

The Philippine Navy will send a contingent to participate in this year’s ASEAN Defense Ministers’ Meeting-Plus Maritime Security Field Training Exercise to be held in South Korea and Singapore. Capt. Jonathan Zata, Philippine Navy spokesman, said the BRP Andres Bonifacio

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PNP to intensify intelligence monitoring due to Sri Lanka blasts

April 22, 2019

Philippine National Police ( PNP) General Oscar Albayalde on Monday said they are intensifying intelligence monitoring after a series of bombings in Sri Lanka resulted in at least 200 dead. In a press briefing, Albayalde extended sympathy to people of

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Duterte is source of “matrix” of journalists out to oust him, Palace says

April 22, 2019

President Rodrigo Duterte was the source of a supposed matrix of organizations and individuals, including journalists, out to discredit him and destabilize his administration, Malacanang said on Monday. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo confirmed the matrix after Dante Ang, chairman emeritus

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Philippines, China may sign 5 deals during Duterte’s attendance to Belt and Road forum

April 22, 2019

The Philippines and China may sign five agreements during President Rodrigo Duterte’s attendance to Second Belt and Road forum in Beijing later this week, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said on Monday. In a press briefing in Malacanang, DFA

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56 deaths recorded during Holy Week: PNP

April 22, 2019

The Philippine National Police ( PNP) on Monday said they recorded around 56 deaths since the start of their Oplan Summer Vacation 2019. Police General Oscar Albayalde, the PNP chief, said in a press briefing though there are some isolated

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Police seize 22 pieces of marijuana in bricks, tubes in Mt. Province

April 22, 2019

LA TRINIDAD– Police took three persons for questioning after 22 pieces of marijuana in bricks and in tubes were seized at a checkpoint along the Bontoc-Kalinga Road at Sitio Cheta, Bontoc Ili, Mountain Province on Sunday morning. Paolalphiny Octavio, 20,

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MMDA starts dry run of banning provincial buses from loading and unloading passengers on Edsa

April 21, 2019

Starting Monday, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will start the dry run of banning provincial buses loading and unloading passengers along Edsa and major roads in the metropolis. In a statement, MMDA general manager Jojo Garcia said this is

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P3.4m worth of marijuana destroyed in Davao del Sur

April 21, 2019

Authorities destroyed an estimated P3.4 million worth of marijuana in Kiblawan, Davao del Sur. Kiblawan municipal police, the 2nd Davao del Sur Provincial Mobile Force Company, Provincial Drug Enforcement Unit (PDEU), Provincial Intelligence Branch, Davao del Sur provincial police with

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