2 weeks Large- scale recruitment as Duterte orders creation of five more battalions of SAF MB
By Aaron Recuenco President Duterte wants the creation of five more battalions of the Special Action Force (SAF), the elite unit of the Philippine National Police (PNP). PNP Chief Oscar Albayalde(PCOO / MANILA BULLETIN) PNP chief Gen. Oscar Albayalde said that this was relayed to him by the President who wants the police to be more active in internal security operations in support of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP). A battalion of SAF has more or less 400 commandos and it means another huge recruitment for the PNP, according to Albayalde. “There is already an order from the ... more