Agony of innocent civilians afflicted by CPP-NPA-NDF continues as Joma Sison hides in Netherlands — multi-sectoral groups

Several multi-sectoral organizations believe that giving Jose Maria “Joma” Sison, the founding chair of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP), a place of refuge in the Netherlands will only lengthen the anguish of innocent civilians who have been victims of the CPP’s armed wing, the New People’s Army (NPA). Members of Liga Independencia Pilipinas… Continue reading Agony of innocent civilians afflicted by CPP-NPA-NDF continues as Joma Sison hides in Netherlands — multi-sectoral groups

NPA in Mindanao is on the verge of collapsing — Army officials

The top military commander in Southern Mindanao is certain that the New People’s Army (NPA) forces operating in the region would be eliminated soon, as high-ranking officials have surrendered and are now actively aiding the government’s counter-insurgency efforts. According to Maj. Gen Ernesto C. Torres Jr., commander of the Philippine Army’s 10th Infantry “Agila” Division (10ID),… Continue reading NPA in Mindanao is on the verge of collapsing — Army officials

Army intercepts CTG war material, kills two CNTs in less than a week

Dealing another blow to the CPP-NPA Terrorists (CNTs), government troops seized their war material in an Army-PNP joint law enforcement operation on Friday evening in Brgy. Pianing, Butuan City, Agusan del Norte. The 65th Infantry Battalion, the 75th Infantry Battalion, the Butuan City Police Office Station 4 (BCPS4), and the Butuan City Mobile Force Company… Continue reading Army intercepts CTG war material, kills two CNTs in less than a week

Army chastises NPA for killing CAFGU member in Negros Oriental

The Philippine Army’s 303rd Infantry Brigade, 3ID, led by Brigadier General Inocencio Pasaporte, condemns the CPP-NPA Terrorist (CNT)’s barbaric attack on a member of the CAFGU Active Auxiliary (CAA) at Vallehermoso, Negros Oriental on September 1, 2021 at 7:00 PM. CAA Paderna is a member of the CAFGU Active Auxiliary (CAA) under the 62nd Infantry… Continue reading Army chastises NPA for killing CAFGU member in Negros Oriental

Army sees end of BIFF hegemony as enormous surrender of member continues

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The spike in the capitulation of Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters continues, amid the military’s strenuous attempts to eradicate the various terrorist groups in Mindanao. On September 1, 2021, four additional members of the BIFF-Karialan Faction surrendered to the military in Maguindanao, thanks to the efforts of the 6th Mechanized Infantry Battalion and the 1st Brigade… Continue reading Army sees end of BIFF hegemony as enormous surrender of member continues

Army back efforts to quell deadly rido in Sultan Kudarat

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The 37th Infantry “Conqueror” Battalion took part in a coordinated attempt to end a week-long armed conflict in Palimbang, Sultan Kudarat, between feuding BIAF-MILF units. Armed battles broke out in Barangay Kanipaan and Barangay Barongis on August 23, 2021, resulting in a number of casualties on both sides and the displacement of civilians. The armed… Continue reading Army back efforts to quell deadly rido in Sultan Kudarat

Ex-communist rebel file another criminal cases vs Sison, 2 NPA leaders

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According to the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG), another former communist rebel filed criminal cases against Jose Maria “Joma” Sison, the founding chair of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP), and two other communist leaders before the Department of Justice (DOJ) on Friday. In a statement, CIDG chief, Maj. Gen. Albert Ignatius Ferro… Continue reading Ex-communist rebel file another criminal cases vs Sison, 2 NPA leaders

Dawlh Islamiya-Maute Group members surrender in Marawi City

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Members of the Dawlh Islamiya-Maute Group (DI-MG) surrendered to JTG HARIBON at Kampo Ranao, Marawi City on Wednesday, September 1, 2021. Surrendered terrorists were identified as @MOSAB, a 19-year-old male from Brgy. Kalangnan, Piagapo, Lanao del Sur, and @HODAIFA, from Brgy. Tambo, Piagapo, Lanao del Sur, thanks to the joint efforts of JTG HARIBON, led by its… Continue reading Dawlh Islamiya-Maute Group members surrender in Marawi City

Abu Sayyaf member surrenders to Marines in Sulu

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A member of the kidnap-for-ransom/terrorist group Abu Sayyaf surrendered to authorities on Monday, August 30, 2021. The Marine Battalion Landing Team-7, led by Commanding Officer Lt. Col. Eduard C. Olaso PN(M), collaborated with Mayor Al-Frazier Abdurajak of the Municipality of Panamao, Sulu, to facilitate the surrender. Hamja Hajirol Hambali @ KAMLUN, the surrenderer, handed up… Continue reading Abu Sayyaf member surrenders to Marines in Sulu

2 soldiers hurt in Basilan blast

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Around 8:50 AM on August 31, 2021, an improvised explosive device exploded at a temporary checkpoint in Campo Uno, Lamitan City, Basilan. Two army personnel from the 68th Infantry Battalion were wounded in the incident, according to WestMinCom Acting Commander Maj. Gen. Generoso Ponio. “They were immediately evacuated to Lamitan City Hospital for medical attention,”… Continue reading 2 soldiers hurt in Basilan blast