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

Wounded soldier receives medal after clash against CTGs in Zamboanga del Norte

Photo courtesy of Team Tabak

The Wounded Personnel Medal was pinned to Pfc. John Mark P. Grande of the 97th Infantry Battalion on Thursday (August 19, 2021) at the Kuta Major Cesar L Sang-an Station Hospital by Maj. Gen. Gene M. Ponio, the 1st Infantry Division Commander. After an incident with more than 12 members of the communist terrorist group… Continue reading Wounded soldier receives medal after clash against CTGs in Zamboanga del Norte

IP youths condemn communist terrorist group’s organizations

Photo courtesy of 6th Infantry Division - Kampilan

During a 3-day IP Youth Leadership Summit organized by 601st Infantry Unifier Brigade through 5th Special Forces Battalion from August 9 to 13, 2021 at Sitio Blit, Brgy. Ned, Lake Sebu, South Cotabato, youths from the hinterland barangay of the said province denounced the CTG organization. Because they are the most prone to deceptions, radicalization,… Continue reading IP youths condemn communist terrorist group’s organizations

AFP Chief commends NOLCOM for denying Communist Terrorist Group

Photo by TSg Obinque PAF/PAOAFP

Lieutenant General Jose Faustino Jr., Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), praised the Northern Luzon Command for their unwavering peace and security efforts to keep the Communist Terrorist Group (CTG) out of the area. On August 8, LtGen Faustino paid a personal visit to NOLCOM in Camp Servillano Aquino, Tarlac,… Continue reading AFP Chief commends NOLCOM for denying Communist Terrorist Group

19 CIAC surrender in Masbate as influx of surrendering CTG members continues

A total of 19 “children involved in armed conflict” (CIAC) voluntarily surrendered to the authorities in Barangay Balete, Aroroy, Masbate on Saturday, July 17. Those who surrendered included a 12-year-old, two 13-year-olds, six 14-year-olds, four 15-year-olds, two 16-year-olds, three 17-year-olds and a 19-year-old. According to one of those who surrendered, it was March 2020 when… Continue reading 19 CIAC surrender in Masbate as influx of surrendering CTG members continues

2 NPA militants killed, 2 others seized in a clash with gov’t forces in Surigao del Norte

In a confrontation with government troops in Bacuag, Surigao del Norte on Monday afternoon, two communist New People’s Army (NPA) rebels were killed and two others were seized. The Army’s 30th Infantry Battalion (30IB) claimed in a statement Tuesday that a combat operation was initiated on Monday to verify civilian claims of the presence of… Continue reading 2 NPA militants killed, 2 others seized in a clash with gov’t forces in Surigao del Norte