7th Regional Youth Leadership Summit NCR 2017

This day marks the opening of the 7th Regional Youth Leadership Summit of the National Capital Region. This summit aimed to raise awareness, deepens nationalism and become agents of positive change.

Participants are composed of 70 Muslim-Chirstian Youth Leaders from NCR who will be great partners of peace, positive change to lead.

This summit is facilitated by 7th Civil Relations Group, CRSAFP led by Colonel Jose Victor Vargas Jr PAF (GSC) under the operational control of Joint Task Force NCR AFP held at Camp General Emilio Aguinaldo, Quezon City.

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Universal Reality Combat Championship (URCC) – SupportOurTroops

Universal Reality Combat Championship (URCC) was a civilian initiated event to pay tribute to honor our Fallen and Wounded Soldiers who fought for us, Filipinos. This event was supported and witnessed by Major General Melquiades L Feliciano AFP, Deputy Chief of Staff for CMO, J7 with the officers and personnel of Philippine National Police. Our dear soldiers, police officers and their dependents were invited to watch this live to show the Civilian’s appreciation and support for our troops. This was held at Smart Araneta Coliseum on August 12, 2017. It was a fund raising activity led by JCI Manila. Some of its proceeds will be donated to AFP Health Service Command.

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Eastern Mindanao Command strengthens border security

NSFA, Panacan, Davao City – Aside from the enhanced maritime patrol being conducted by the Naval Forces Eastern Mindanao and the joint maritime patrol with the Philippine Coast Guard in the territorial waters in South Eastern Mindanao, Eastern Mindanao Command (EMC) further intensified the border crossing security to prevent terrorist and other transnational crime syndicate from using the backdoor as entry point with the creation of an inter-agency border security council.

During the Inter-Agency meeting at Headquarters Eastern Mindanao Command at Naval Station Felix Apolinario, Panacan, Davao City on June 28, 2017 the Inter-Agency attendees discussed and provided input in enhancing the southern border security. Further it was agreed upon to organize a Border Security Council that will be composed of different agencies involved in maritime, immigration, foreign relations and other law enforcement agencies; and different Local Government Units.

The Inter-Agency Border Security Council will be a mechanism and venue for member agency in reporting and assessing border security and recommending measures to be undertaken. It also defines the role and task of each member agency in the effort of securing the border.

Meanwhile, border crossing stations in Cape San Agustin in Governor Generoso and Balut Island, Saranggani, Davao Occidental are being improved to strengthen the watch and monitoring system of the territorial border in Eastern Mindanao.

On the other hand Joint Task Force Haribon is presently profiling the different bancas along the Davao Gulf as part of the effort of enhancing the “Bantay Dagat” a community based coastal security as additional measure of security. In coordination with Local Government Units this will be replicated in all coastal areas in EMC AOR.

Contact:

BGEN GILBERT I GAPAY AFP

Spokesperson for MLI in EM

Eastern Mindanao Command, AFP

Cellphone: +639178453186

E-mail: eastmincom.pio2014@gmail.com

Donations for Marawi

Bilang tugon sa mga nagnanais magpaabot ng tulong sa mga kababayan nating lumikas dahil sa kaguluhan at sa mga pamilya ng mga sundalong namatay sa pakikipaglaban para sa kasarinlan ng Marawi, ang inyong donasyon ay maaaring ipadala sa sumusunod na accounts na binuksan sa Land Bank of the Philippines:

Para sa mga pamilyang naulila ng mga sundalong namatay sa pakikipaglaban sa Marawi:

Account Name: Marawi AFP Casualty

Account Number: 0000 0552 1071 28

Para sa mga lumikas nating kababayan mula sa Marawi:

Account Name: Marawi IDP

Account Number: 0000 0552 1071 36

Para sa ‘transparency’, ang AFP ay magpapahayag ng halaga ng nalikom na donasyon.
Maaari ninyong beripikahin ang inyong mga donasyon Kontakin lamang ang mga numerong ito: 0917-502-3012 (Globe) / 0928-264-3337 (Smart)

SALAMAT sa inyong habag at malasakit.

EMC supports BUC’s Call for Peace

NSFA, Panacan, Davao City – Eastern Mindanao Command (EMC) supports the Manifesto of the Bishop Ulama Conference (BUC) calling for peace in Marawi issued on June 15, 2017.

It is always the fervent hope of the Command that just and lasting peace will be achieved not only in Marawi, but also in the whole country.

The Command likewise reiterates the call to the general public not to share fake news and information as it only adds confusion and fear to the present situation.