Author Archives: ROBBY JOY D. SALVERON

10 months ago

‘MEDALYA NG KAGALINGAN’

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‘MEDALYA NG KAGALINGAN’

President Rodrigo Duterte awards the “Medalya ng Kagalingan” on Thursday, June 29 to six police officers from Carmen Municipal Police Station, Davao del Norte for their acts gallantry in an operation against members of lawless armed group in Barangay Tubod last June 23. (Robby Joy D. Salveron/davaotoday.com)

10 months ago

TASK GROUP FALCON

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TASK GROUP FALCON

Davao City Administrator Atty. Zuleika Lopez hands over the certificate of appreciation to Task Group Falcon Commander Lt. Col Nestor Mondia on Tuesday, June 27, at the flag raising ceremony held in front of the City Hall, Davao City on Tuesday, June 27. The city government awarded 30 members of TG Falcon for apprehending the patriarch of the Maute family, Cayamora Maute in a checkpoint in Barangay Sirawan, Toril on June 6. (Robby Joy D. Salveron/davaotoday.com)

10 months ago

A different Eid

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A different Eid

Eid al-Fitr is supposed to be a joyous and meaningful celebration of the Muslim community all over the world as it translates to a “festival of breaking of the fast” and marks the end of Ramadan or for them. However, for Moros affected in the Marawi siege, today’s celebration is different.

10 months ago

AFTER PRAYER

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AFTER PRAYER

Muslim families gather at the Tionko football field in Davao City for a prayer during Sunday’s Eid’l Fit’r celebration, June 25. This photo shows a Muslim family heading home after the celebration. (Robby Joy D. Salveron/davaotoday.com)

10 months ago

FINAL TABLETOP

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FINAL TABLETOP

Responders from the different rescue units in the city gather in a room at the University of Mindanao Bolton campus as final instructions are given to them prior to the earthquake drill rehearsal. The rehearsal done Saturday, June 24, is part of the city’s preparation for the National Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) to be held next week, June 29.(Robby Joy D. Salveron/davaotoday.com)