CA confirms Galvez as AFP chief

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Posted at May 30 2018 05:21 PM

CA confirms Galvez as AFP chief

Commission on Appointments (CA) Chairman and Senate President Vicente “Tito” Sotto III congratulates Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff General Carlito Galvez, Jr. after his ad-interim appointment was confirmed on Wednesday. 

Galvez served as commander of the Western Mindanao Command (Westmincom) based in Zamboanga City, the military command mainly responsible for areas addressing threats from local armed groups in the Zamboanga Peninsula, Basilan, Sulu, and Tawi-Tawi.