The Philippine Navy’s (PN) offshore patrol vessel, BRP Ramon Alcaraz (PS-16), has returned to Cochin, India for repairs after a fire incident in its main engine room on Thursday night.
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana sees nothing wrong with Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief General Felimon Santos Jr.’s decision to seek the help of Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Huang Xilian to purchase a drug which he…
With three ex-generals at the helm of President Rodrigo Duterte's response to the pandemic, it's no surprise that the National Task Force COVID-19 is in full war mode against an unseen but deadly enemy which knows no borders.
President Rodrigo Duterte and his top Cabinet officials wore protective masks during a midnight press conference in Malacanang in the hope that Filipinos would follow their lead during the lockdown.
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana announced late Tuesday that he has tested negative for the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana branded as "fake news" on Saturday (February 8) Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo's announcement that President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the sending of a formal notice to the United States about…
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana stressed the value of the assistance received by the Philippines from the United States as the Senate deliberated Thursday (February 6) about President Rodrigo Duterte's threat to scrap the Visiting Forces…
Binastos si Senator Ronald "Bato" Dela Rosa! Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana backs President Rodrigo Duterte's plan to scrap Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA)
Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro "Teddyboy" Locsin Jr. and Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana have started the process of terminating the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA), on orders of President Rodrigo Duterte.
President Rodrigo R. Duterte is just keeping his promise to back police officials at the forefront of his administration's anti-drug campaign, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said Friday.
There are still enough resources to assist residents affected by Taal Volcano’s eruption, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said on Monday.
Contingency plans on the repatriation of overseas Filipino workers remain in place as the situation in the Middle East is still unstable, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said on Saturday.
President Rodrigo Duterte wants a bigger army to fight his war against insurgents and terrorists.
President Rodrigo Duterte did not raise the issue on the maritime dispute over the South China Sea (SCS) during his bilateral meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said.
Bayan Muna party-list Representatives Carlos Isagani Zarate and Eufemia Cullamat on Wednesday decried the proposal by National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon and Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana to lift martial law in Mindanao “in…
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana’s opposition to the extension of martial law in Mindanao will be considered by President Rodrigo Duterte, Malacañang said.
Russia is likely to offer the Philippines various defense equipment during the visit of President Rodrigo R. Duterte and his party to Moscow this week, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said Monday.
Incoming Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Chief-of-Staff, Lt. Gen. Noel Clement, on Friday vowed to use the whole-of-nation approach so that the security threats posed by the communist insurgency can be defeated once and for all.
The government can terminate its agreement to allow Dito Telecommunity to build communication facilities in military camps and installations if it compromises national security, Malacañang said.
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana has chided left-leaning congressmen from the Makabayan bloc over their alleged links with communist rebel group New People’s Army (NPA).
Kabataan party-list Rep.Sarah Elago slammed Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana’s statements at a House hearing suggesting that youth activism could be linked to terrorism.
Gabriela party-list Rep. Arlene Brosas quizzed Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Tuesday about the budget spent by his department in the Balikatan military exercises with the United States.
The Philippine Navy (PN)'s offshore patrol vessel (OPV) project will be acquired via the so-called government-to-government procurement approach.
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said on Tuesday he prefers to deploy the newly-acquired BRP Conrado Yap of the Philippine Navy to guard the country's waters off Palawan or Sulu, once it is ready.