8 ex-rebels in Central Negros surrender through JLTF-ELCAC

On Sunday, December 26, 2021, eight former rebels from Central Negros surrendered at the Headquarters of the 62nd Infantry Battalion (62IB) in Barangay Libas, Isabela town, through the Joint Local Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (JLTF-ELCAC) and Local Peace Engagement Cluster. The event was graced by 303rd Brigade Commander Brigadier General Inocencio… Continue reading 8 ex-rebels in Central Negros surrender through JLTF-ELCAC

NTF-ELCAC’s farm-to-market road projects launched in 3 insurgency-cleared villages in Negros Occidental

Three communities in San Carlos City, Negros Occidental, that have been cleared of insurgents will soon have better access roads for transferring their farm produce to the city main. On Tuesday, the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) began concreting farm-to-market road projects in the mountain barangays of Codcod, Nataban, and… Continue reading NTF-ELCAC’s farm-to-market road projects launched in 3 insurgency-cleared villages in Negros Occidental

Security forces underscore NTF-ELCAC’s significance in the fight against insurgency

Security forces in Negros Occidental have emphasized the importance of the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) in the battle against insurgency, with multiple agencies working together to implement a whole-of-nation approach to achieve the goal. Under the NTF-ELCAC’s Barangay Development Program (BDP), 26 insurgency-cleared communities in Negros Occidental, including one in… Continue reading Security forces underscore NTF-ELCAC’s significance in the fight against insurgency

CNT surrenders yield firearm and ammo to 91IB

A CPP-NPA Terrorist (CNT) surrendered to the 91st Infantry Battalion of the 7th Infantry Division in Brgy. Calabuanan, Baler, Aurora on October 31, 2021. The surrendered CNT from Casiguran, Aurora, was identified as “Ka Purong” and handed over an M16 rifle with a magazine loaded with 20 rounds of live ammunition. According to 91IB, Ka… Continue reading CNT surrenders yield firearm and ammo to 91IB

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