"It left a mark on him because it was one his first few missions after graduating from the PMA (Philippine Military Academy)," his son, Muntinlupa City Rep. Ruffy Biazon, told ABS-CBN News.
"They dug up bodies buried under the ash and stayed for at least 2 months to prevent people from returning to the island," the younger Biazon said.
"I remembered he had this photo that I was able to save and digitize and it was just a great thing to look back in the past," he said.
In 1992, he entered politics and earned a seat in the upper chamber. He was again elected as senator in 1998 and continued to serve until 2010.Read more: ABS-CBN News
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Quezon police activate special task group to hunt down killers of ex-congressmanThe Quezon Police Provincial Office, (QPPO) activated on Tuesday a Special Investigation Task Group Atty. Mendoza (SITG Atty. Mendoza) to intensify the hunt for the killers of Atty. Edgardo Loyola Mendoza, his driver Ruel Ruiz, and bodyguard Nicanor Mendoza who were found burned inside the Honda Civic Sedan at dawn of January 9 on San Francisco Bridge, Barangay San Francisco, Tiaong, Quezon.
Expect wider, deeper ground cracks with strong Taal Volcano eruption – PhivolcsThe cracks found in Batangas streets may get worse if a stronger eruption happens in Taal Volcano TaalEruption2020
Celebs do their share in helping victims of Taal Volcano eruptionMany celebrities are taking part in relief efforts for the victims of the Taal Volcano eruption.
Phivolcs: Eruption causes lake at Taal Volcano's crater to dry upLOOK: Residents say the water level in the upper part of Pansipit River, which is connected to Taal Lake, has gone down by 2-3 feet Phivolcs says the recession of water is normal for the volcano during an eruption: | CarolynBonquin LOOK: Lower portion of Pansipit River has dried up as of 8:40am | CarolynBonquin CarolynBonquin something big coming. Pinatubo 2.0
IN PHOTOS: Derek Ramsay, Dingdong Dantes, Angel Locsin at iba pang celebrities na nagbigay tulong sa mga tinamaan sa Taal eruptionSino-sino ang mga celebrities na patuloy sa pagtulong sa mga apektado ng pag-aalburuto ng Taal Volcano ? 💛 Kilalanin DITO: Alden Richards aldenrichards02 Judy Anne and Ryan Agoncillo Alex and Mikee Maine Mendoza these relief goods photo 👇👇👇
Post-Taal, Poe pushes for creation of new department for disaster managementSenator Grace Poe has stressed anew the need for a single disaster management department following the eruption of Taal Volcano last Sunday. It's a no brainer. Noon pa man we suffer from all these natural calamities and yet no govt officials were taking the initiative to do this. Tuwing meron lang ganitong scenario saka naiisip. 🙈 Can’t we just revisit and improve whatever it is that we now have in place? We’re so good with starting up a project but we always fail with the follow through - no proper implementation, evaluation & feedback. 😓 paulit-ulit lang There use to be one. Pina sera ni Duterte at kinuha ang funding at nilagay sa intel niya.