BIFF member surrender in North Cotabato

The military in North Cotabato said Wednesday that a member of the Islamic State-linked Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) terrorist group surrendered, bringing with him a crew-served 60-mm mortar launching pad. “Alias Omar” freely came forward to surrender Tuesday afternoon in Barangay Salunayan, Midsayap, North Cotabato, according to Lt. Col. Edgardo Vilchez Jr, commander of… Continue reading BIFF member surrender in North Cotabato

Local chief executives hand over 72 loose firearms to gov’t forces in Cotabato

Photo courtesy of Western Mindanao Command, AFP

Local chief executives yielded more loose firearms to the security forces in Cotabato on Tuesday, September 14, 2021. The campaign against the proliferation of loose firearms in Cotabato resulted in the surrender of 72 high-powered and low-powered firearms in the municipalities of Banisilan, Pigcawayan, and Midsayap, thanks to the combined efforts of the 34th Infantry… Continue reading Local chief executives hand over 72 loose firearms to gov’t forces in Cotabato