PHL kick-starts Covid-19 vaccination drive with CoronaVac

The Philippines kicked off its Covid-19 vaccination campaign on Monday morning, with shots to be administered to some frontline healthcare workers at the University of the Philippines-Philippine General Hospital (UP-PGH) and top government officials, an effort meant to boost public confidence in vaccination. The first dose of China’s Sinovac-made “CoronaVac” vaccine was given to UP-PGH […]

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206 complete Scout Ranger Course

Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Chief-of-Staff Lieutenant General Cirilito Sobejana told the graduates of Scout Ranger Course CL 211-2020 that earning the “Tabak” badge is easy, but the real challenge is upholding the Scout Ranger values even beyond retirement. LtGen Sobejana was the Guest of Honor and Speaker during the Closing Ceremony of the […]

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Police raid 5 clandestine Marijuana farms in Kalinga

Cordillera police launched simultaneous raids on five clandestine Marijuana farms in Kalinga on Thursday until Friday, ushering the early PNP “summer offensive” against cultivation of the prohibited plants. “Let me reiterate that police operations against cultivation, production and trafficking of Marijuana will continue without let-up because under Philippine laws, Cannabis in the form of plants, […]

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US coast guard cutter patrols in Pacific

United States Coast Guard Cutter Kimball (WMSL-756) concluded a successful two week expeditionary patrol in support of counter-illegal, unreported and unregulated fisheries enforcement, furthering the United States’ commitment to regional security and partnerships. As part of Operation Blue Pacific, the crew of the Kimball deployed in support of national security goals of stability and security […]

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