AFP submits report detailing CTG’s new IHL violations to CHR

Through its Center for Law of Armed Conflict (AFPCLOAC), the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Thursday (October 14, 2021) submitted to the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) an updated report on the Communist Terrorist Group’s (CTG) violations of international humanitarian law. BGen Joel Alejandro S. Nacnac, Director of AFPCLOAC, presented Commissioner Karen Gomez-Dumpit,… Continue reading AFP submits report detailing CTG’s new IHL violations to CHR

Surge of CTG surrenderers, a victory for Sorsoganons against insurgency

As the Communist Terrorist Group (CTG) in Sorsogon continues to collapse owing to a series of misfortunes in recent months, more and more members are deserting the terrorist group. At around 10:30 in the morning, Thursday, October 7, another eight CTG members yielded to the government troops and turned in an AK 47, AR15 and… Continue reading Surge of CTG surrenderers, a victory for Sorsoganons against insurgency

Joint forces of 5ID and 7ID deliver devastating blow against the disintegrated NPAs in Cordillera

Troops of 72 Division Reconnaissance Company (DRC) under the operational control of 54th Infantry Battalion, 5th Infantry Division scored against the Communist Terrorist Group (CTG) in an encounter in Barangay Mainit, Bontoc, Mt. Province on September 28, 2021. When more than ten CTG members opened fire on the troops, they were attempting to verify information… Continue reading Joint forces of 5ID and 7ID deliver devastating blow against the disintegrated NPAs in Cordillera

Road construction begins in 3 insurgency-free villages in Malitbog

Under the Local Government Support Fund–Support to Barangay Development Program (LGSF-SBDP), three villages in Malitbog, Bukidnon, will soon have paved roads and livelihood projects. Kiabo, San Luis, and Siloo are among the 71 SBDP recipients, each receiving P20 million. The Philippine Army’s 58th Infantry Battalion (58IB), a project partner, announced on Sunday that three local… Continue reading Road construction begins in 3 insurgency-free villages in Malitbog

2 NPA fighters killed in Surigao Sur clash — 36IB

According to the Cantilan Municipal Police Station, two New People’s Army (NPA) insurgents were killed in an encounter in Surigao del Sur on Tuesday, September 21, 2021. The conflict occurred at 5 PM in the mountainous terrain of Sitio Agsam, Barangay Cabas-an in Cantilan. “The 36th Infantry Battalion (36IB) of the Army informed this police… Continue reading 2 NPA fighters killed in Surigao Sur clash — 36IB

NPA attempt to carry out terror attack in Misamis Occidental foiled by Philippine Army’s 10IB

The Philippine Army’s 10th Infantry (STEADY… ON) Battalion stopped a terror attack by the Communist Terrorist Group (CTG) in Barangay Napangan, Don Victoriano Chiongbian, Misamis Occidental on Tuesday, September 14, 2021. “Our troops received information from concerned citizens that the weakened Guerilla Front Sendong operating in MisOcc is attempting to conduct arson of equipment of… Continue reading NPA attempt to carry out terror attack in Misamis Occidental foiled by Philippine Army’s 10IB

23IB troopers clash with CTGs in Agusan Del Norte

Members of the Communist Terrorist Group (CTG) clashed with troops from the 23rd Infantry Battalion of the 4th Infantry Division in Barangay Guinabsan, Buenavista, Agusan del Norte on Monday, September 6, 2021. In a 15-minute combat, the operating soldiers came face to face with 25 CTG militants from the North Central Mindanao Regional Committee (NCMRC),… Continue reading 23IB troopers clash with CTGs in Agusan Del Norte

2 NPA members peacefully surrender aboard Philippine Navy vessel

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The Naval Forces Central through Naval Task Group 2 deployed at Joint Task Force Storm area of responsibility, together with 63rd Infantry Battalion of the Philippine Army and Naval Intelligence Service Unit – Central successfully organized the peaceful surrender of two members of the CPP-NPA-Terrorists (CNTs) aboard the Philippine Navy Vessel BRP Alfredo Peckson (PC372)… Continue reading 2 NPA members peacefully surrender aboard Philippine Navy vessel

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

Joint AFP, PNP efforts led to CTG leader’s surrender in ZDS

Photo courtesy of Naval Forces Western Mindanao

Joint efforts of AFP and PNP elements, including intelligence operatives from Naval Forces Western Mindanao, successfully led to the surrender of Nelson C. Asuro aka Ka Jeffrey / Ka Larry, former Squad Vice Commanding Officer of the defunct Special Section Committee – Tukuran, Ramon Magsaysay, Aurora, Karumatan and Kapatagan (SSC-TRAKK) belonging to the Western Mindanao… Continue reading Joint AFP, PNP efforts led to CTG leader’s surrender in ZDS