14 BIFF combatants surrender in Midsayap, North Cotabato

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On January 6, 2022, 14 Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighter (BIFF) fighters surrendered to Joint Task Force Central forces in Barangay Salunayan, Midsayap, Cotabato. The surrender, according to Major General Juvymax Uy, is part of the 6th Infantry Division’s effort to put an end to violent extremism in Central Mindanao before President Rodrigo Duterte’s term ends.… Continue reading 14 BIFF combatants surrender in Midsayap, North Cotabato

Army, police forces neutralize five lawless personalities in North Cotabato

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Combined Army and police elements in Barangay Gocutan, Pikit, Cotabato, neutralized five lawless individuals in support of a law enforcement operation on Wednesday, December 29, 2021. A firefight ensued after elements from the Army’s 90th Infantry Battalion, 34th Infantry Battalion, 602nd Division Reconnaissance Company, and PNP Police Regional Office 12 attempted to issue an arrest… Continue reading Army, police forces neutralize five lawless personalities in North Cotabato

JTF Central’s stepped-up operations forced 7 more terrorists to surrender in Sultan Kudarat

Due to the increased military operations and peace processes used by government troops in Sultan Kudarat, seven terror group members have abandoned their violent fight. Four members of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters-Karialan Faction (BIFF-KF), two members of the Communist Terrorist Group’s Guerilla Front-73 (GF-73), and one member of the Daulah Islamiyah-Hassan Group (DI-HG) were… Continue reading JTF Central’s stepped-up operations forced 7 more terrorists to surrender in Sultan Kudarat

Philippine Army’s 6IB troops neutralized BIFF leader in Maguindanao

The Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) Karialan Faction’s 4th Division Commander and Chief of Staff perished in a fight with the 6th Infantry Battalion of Joint Task Force Central (JTFC) forces in Brgy. Ganta, Shariff Saydona Mustapha, Maguindanao on December 26, 2021. Residents reported an armed presence in the area, prompting the forces to launch… Continue reading Philippine Army’s 6IB troops neutralized BIFF leader in Maguindanao

Philippine Army’s 6ID conduct relief operations in Negros Occidental

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In response to the needs of survivors of Typhoon Odette, the 6th Infantry (Kampilan) Division, in collaboration with various local government units, stakeholders, the private sector, and the people of Central Mindanao, launched a major humanitarian assistance and relief operation to the Negros Occidental affected families, specifically at Kabankalan, Sipalay, and Ilog. On December 21,… Continue reading Philippine Army’s 6ID conduct relief operations in Negros Occidental

10 NPA rebels surrender in Sultan Kudarat

An Army officer claimed Thursday that ten disheartened communist New People’s Army insurgents surrendered to the military in Palimbang, Sultan Kudarat region. “The surrenderers wanted to start life anew by living peacefully,” said Major Gen. Juvymax Uy, Army’s 6th Infantry Division commander and concurrent chief of the Joint Task Force Central (JTFC). The NPA group… Continue reading 10 NPA rebels surrender in Sultan Kudarat

Army troops clashes with NPA terrorists in Sarangani, seizes high-powered firearm

On the morning of December 6, 2021, a group of NPA terrorists clashes with Joint Task Force Central forces in Barangay Nalus, Kiamba, Sarangani Province. Major General Juvymax R. Uy emphasized that military personnel are deployed in Kiamba Municipality’s far-flung barangays to secure the community after allegations that members of the NPA have been threatening and… Continue reading Army troops clashes with NPA terrorists in Sarangani, seizes high-powered firearm

Dawlah Islamiya bomb-making expert surrenders in North Cotabato

According to a prominent military official in Carmen, North Cotabato, a bombmaker from the terror group Dawlah Islamiya (DI) has surrendered to authorities on Sunday. Maj. Gen. Juvymax Uy, head of the Army’s 6th Infantry Division, said the DI member voluntarily surrendered his rifle to Lt. Col. Rommel Mundala, commander of the 90th Infantry Battalion,… Continue reading Dawlah Islamiya bomb-making expert surrenders in North Cotabato

Arms caches found by troops in Sultan Kudarat

Soldiers from the 7th Infantry Battalion of the Joint Task Force Central on Friday, December 3, 2021, uncovered arms caches in Sultan Kudarat. Several armaments concealed in Sitio Kanalan, Barangay Marquez, Esperanza province were discovered by operating soldiers. The caches, as per Lt. Gen. Alfredo Rosario, Jr., Commander of Western Mindanao Command, contain 34 12-gauge… Continue reading Arms caches found by troops in Sultan Kudarat

6 communist terrorists surrender; 4 firearms yielded in Sarangani

Six communist terrorists, on Thursday, November 30, 2021, surrendered their weapons in Sarangani. The six, according to Maj. Gen. Alfredo Rosario, Jr., Commander of Western Mindanao Command, were members of the Militia ng Bayan under Central Platoon Musa, Far South Mindanao Region (FSMR), and were all residents of Sitio Kapanal, Gasi, Kiamba, Sarangani Province. For… Continue reading 6 communist terrorists surrender; 4 firearms yielded in Sarangani