Monday, January 26, 2015

Maguindanao clash news: Names of the PNP-SAF members slain in Maguindanao encounter

More on the tragic clash between the members of the Philippine National Police - Special Action Force and BIFF / MILF in Mamasapano, Maguindanao: The following list of names of the slain officers was released by the ARMM police:

Maguindanao clash video

P/Insp. Joey Gamutan
P/Insp. Garry Erana
P/SInsp. Cyrus Aniban
P/SInsp. Gednat Tabde
P/SInsp. Ryan Pabalinas
P/Sinsp. Garambas Tria
SPO1 Lover Inonencio
PO3 Rodrigo Acob Jr.
PO3 Virgil Villanueva
PO2 Roger Cordero
PO2 Peterson Carap
PO2 Nicky Nacino
PO1 Angel Kodiamat
PO2 Glen Bedua
PO2 Rodel Ramacula
PO1 Joseph Sagonoy
PO3 John Loyd Sumbilla
PO2 Chum Agabon
PO3 Robert Robert Allaga
PO1 Mark Lory Clemencio
PO1 Olibeth Viernes
PO2 Richele Baluga
PO3 Andres Duque
PO3 Jedz-in Asjali
PO2 Amman Esmula
PO3 Victoriano Acain
PO3 Noel Golocan
PO2 Noel Balaca
PO1 Romeo Cempron
PO2 Joel Dulnuan
PO2 Cristopher Lalan
PO2 Walner Danao
PO2 Franklin Danao
PO2 Omar Nacionales
PO2 Godofredo Candano
PO2 Jerry Kayob
PO1 Russel Bilog
PO1 Loreto Capinding
PO3 Junrel Kibete
PO1 Gringo Cayango
PInsp Rennie Tyrus- still missing

Moreover, 29 more bodies are yet to be identified, 95.7 Brigada News FM Koronadal posted on its Facebook page.

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Warning: GRAPHIC! A local resident in the area of encounter took the following exclusive video of the lifeless bodies of the Philippine Police members lying on the ground.

Sources: 95.7 Brigada News FM Koronadal, Interaksyon

Maguindanao clash: 50 PNP officers die in Maguindanao bloodbath

The clash between Philippine National Police (PNP) officers and members of Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) together with Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) in Maguindanao led to the death of at least 50 police men, said GMA News this morning.

Maguindanao clash fatalities

Initial reports told of a lesser number of fatalities; The number went up on Sunday, PNP Senior Superintendent Noel Armilla told GMA News TV's News To Go. 

The slain officers were members of PNP's elite Special Action Force. They were in the area to search and arrest Malaysian bomb maker Zulkifli Bin Hir a.k.a "Marwan".

Maguindanao clash soldies

In a separate online news article published by ABS-CBN, Senator Antonio Trillanes IV called the PNP to conduct an internal investigation. The police officers might have been given the wrong information, hence their tragic fate.

MILF said, the government did not make any coordination efforts to pursue the said operation.

The ambush took place in Brgy. Tukanalipao Mamasapano Maguindanao.

The photo below shows the exact location of the encounter:

Maguindanao clash location

Korean R&B Singer belts beautiful rendition of 'How Am I Supposed To Live Without You' by Michael Bolton

Korean R&B Singer Moon Myung Jin sings his own rendition of Michael Bolton's "How Am I Supposed To Live Without You".

Moon Myung Jin sings bolton song

Michael Bolton's "How Am I Supposed To Live Without You" became a worldwide hit in the early 90s. It has been recorded by a lot of artists from around the world. It was first performed by actress Lisa Hartman as a music video on the nighttime soap opera Knots Landing, an American TV series that was first aired in 1979.

Meanwhile, Moon Myung Jin is an artist under DH Ent, an art & entertainment company based in Seoul, Korea.

According to a forum thread in KPOP Selca, The singer has not performed on stage for 10 years or so, but now active in participating in a Korean show entitled "Immortal Songs 2".

In a certain episode of the said program, Moon Myung Jin beautifully sang his rendition of "How Am I Supposed To Live Without You", and he just wowed Bolton.

Watch the video:

Source/s: KPOP Selca, Youtube

Miss Universe 2014 results and winners: Top 10, Special Awards

Update: Newly crowned Miss Universe 2014 is Paulina Vega of Colombia!

Miss Universe 2014 results and winners will be up in a few moment! Are you following the pageant via live stream or television?

Paulina Vega Miss Colombia

The contest is happening live today in FIU Arena at Florida International University in Miami, Florida, USA.

Filipinos in the Philippines and from all over the world are anxious of how the country's bet Mary Jean Lastimosa would fare in the competition.

Miss Universe 2014 Top 5:

Here's the Miss Universe 2014 top 10:

1 Jamaica
2 Colombia
3 Ukraine
4 Argentina
5 Philippines
6 Spain
7 Netherlands
8 Venezuela
9 Australia
10 USA

Watch out for the final results of Miss Universe 2014! Who do you think will get the following places?

Miss Universe 2014 Winners:
Miss Universe 2014 -- Colombia (Paulina Vega)
1st Runner-up -- USA
2nd Runner-up -- Ukraine
3rd Runner-up -- Netherlands
4th Runner-up -- Jamaica

Special Awards:
Miss Congeniality -- Nigeria
Miss Photogenic -- Puerto Rico
Best National Costume -- Indonesia

Stay tuned and stay on the line for the final results of Miss Universe 2014.