Philippines

16 Sulu plane crash fatalities identified: Sobejana

By Priam Nepomuceno   AFP chief Gen. Cirilito Sobejana (File photo) MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief Gen. Cirilito Sobejana on Wednesday said 16 out of the 50 military troops who perished in the July 4 crash of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) C-130H “Hercules” cargo plane in Patikul, Sulu have been identified. … Continue reading

Philippines

Soldiers in Sulu plane crash ‘shall not have died in vain’: President Duterte

By Azer Parrocha   President Rodrigo Roa Duterte (File photo) MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday assured the families of soldiers killed and injured in the recent Philippine Air Force (PAF) C-130 plane crash that their sacrifices will not go in vain. Duterte made this assurance during his visit to the AFP Western Mindanao Command … Continue reading