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Army to conduct symposium on security awareness to high school students


CABARROGUIS, Quirino, Feb. 27 (PIA) -- To enlighten the youth about the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army-National Democratic Front (CPP-NPA-NDF), the 502nd Infantry (Liberator) Brigade, 5ID, Philippine Army has proposed the conduct of a symposium on security awareness in all secondary schools of the province.

Col. Reynaldo H. Labanen of the Philippine Army said the theme of the symposium is “Information is the Best Weapon Against Deception,” and they have conceptualized it to instill the value of nationalism among the youth and to prevent their eventual recruitment to the CPP-NPA-NDF.

Col. Labanen said a symposium schedule for each school per municipality has been prepared but they have yet to coordinate with the different secondary school principals to determine the final schedule.
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By Thelma C. Bicarme
Monday 27th of February 2012

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