Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana denied claims made by the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) that alleged future military offensives against the rebels was the reason for the aborted resumption of peace negotiations set on June 28.…
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Instead of engaging in a word war, Sen. Richard Gordon urged warring Defense Sec. Delfin Lorenzana and Jose Maria “Joma” Sison to redirect their attention into the resumption of talks for the forging of peace pact by the communist rebels…
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Department of National Defense (DND) Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Monday said the government has started its search for suppliers of diesel-electric submarines to beef up the Philippine Navy's capabilities.
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MANILA -- The Philippines will acquire facial recognition software to support the ongoing campaign against terrorism, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said Tuesday.
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MANILA -- The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) is working double-time to acquire the capabilities needed to protect the country's territories.
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Philippine Ambassador to China Jose Santiago Sta. Romana said the next meeting for the bilateral consultative mechanism (BCM) between China and the Philippines is expected on the 2nd half of the year.
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COTABATO CITY--Education remains the best tool in the government's fight against violent extremism, Defense Sec. Delfin Lorenzana said here Thurday, even as he called for greater collaboration between the government and the academe to…
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President Rodrigo Duterte’s much awaited and much publicized visit to the Philippine Rise did not push through because doing so would be a “logistical nightmare,” Malacañang said Tuesday (May 15).
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The Japanese government formally turned over three more Beechcraft King Air TC-90 aircraft to the Philippine Navy (PN).
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Former Philippine Navy (PN) flag-officer-in-command, Vice Admiral Ronald Joseph Mercado, cleared Special Assistant to the President Christopher "Bong" Go anew saying the latter never paid any special attention or interest in the Navy's…
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President Rodrigo Duterte is willing to fire his long-time aide, Christopher "Bong" Go, if online multimedia website Rappler can show proof he intervened in the Philippine Navy's project to purchase two new warships worth P15.5 billion.
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President Rodrigo Duterte doesn't believe reports that his long-time aide, Christopher "Bong" Go, meddled in the Philippine Navy's procurement of new warships worth P15.5 billion.
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President Rodrigo Duterte's long-time aide intervened in the Philippine Navy's P15.5-billion project to acquire two new warships, the Philippine Daily Inquirer reported Tuesday (January 16).
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Camarines Sur Rep. Luis Raymund Villafuerte is so excited to join President Duterte's trip to Japan that he shared an epic politiko-filled photo inside the airplane.
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Russia handed over army trucks and thousands of assault rifles to Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday as the two nations celebrated their growing military ties.
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Department of National Defense (DND) Delfin Lorenzana could vouch for the non-involvement of the Liberal Party (LP) in any alleged destabilization plot
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US and Philippine forces have staged an exercise simulating the seizure of an American plane by Islamic State and a hostage rescue, as they look to refocus their military alliance towards counter-terrorism.
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President Rodrigo Duterte will only burn down the country if he decides to have it placed under martial law.
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Department of National Defense (DND) Delfin Lorenzana denied any truth to alleged coup talks or “recruitment” in the ranks of those in active service in the military to stage a destabilization plot.
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The Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army (CPP-NPA) isresponsible for the non-development of the rural areas due to the ongoing armed struggle against the government.
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Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana urged the public to remain calm and wait for the results of the investigation of the shooting of 17-year-old Kian Loyd Delos Santos during an anti-drugs operation in Caloocan last week.
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Singapore said Wednesday it has offered surveillance drones and urban warfare training to Philippine troops battling Islamist fighters, to prevent the militants becoming entrenched and threatening the rest of Southeast Asia.
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Islamist gunmen led by one of the world's most wanted terrorists still hold about 1,500 buildings in a southern Philippine city after weeks of ferocious fighting that has left hundreds dead, officials said Monday.
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Department of National Defense (DND) Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said that they are looking to end the conflict in Marawi City within the next two weeks.