North Cotabato village chairs hand over high-powered firearms to 602nd Brigade

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Five barangay chairmen from the municipality of Pikit, North Cotabato on July 16, 2021 assisted in the government’s war against loose firearms by handing over five high-powered firearms and crew-serve weapons to the military at Pikit Municipal Hall. Surrendered firearms and crew-serve weapons were one (1) 7.62 M14, one M79, one (1) RPG, one (1) Cal… Continue reading North Cotabato village chairs hand over high-powered firearms to 602nd Brigade

2 communist terrorists surrender after successful military operations

Following successive military operations in Sultan Kudarat, two members of the communist terrorist group put down their arms and returned to the folds of the law, according to the WesMinCom Commander. The two were identified as Jonathan Saliling, a.k.a. Jonathan/Atan, and Michael Lugko, a.k.a. Umpak/Michael, both members of the East Daguma Front, Sub-regional Command Daguma,… Continue reading 2 communist terrorists surrender after successful military operations

Army troops rescued a wounded NPA guerrilla

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After being arrested by forces in Palimbang, Sultan Kudarat, on December 31, 2020, a medical team from the 38th Infantry (WE CLEAR) Battalion rescued the life of a wounded rebel. Elmer Lasib alias ‘Billy’ Ka Bodo, also known as ‘Ka Bogs,’ a former Commanding Officer of Front West Musa, was captured as a communist [New… Continue reading Army troops rescued a wounded NPA guerrilla

Soldiers capture wounded NPA terrorist in Sultan Kudarat

Military troops from Joint Task Force Central apprehended a wounded NPA terrorist in Sultan Kudarat, according to Western Mindanao Command Chief Lt. Gen. Corleto Vinluan, Jr. “Based on the report, while our troops from the 38th Infantry Battalion were scouring the area in Sitio Upper Compac, Barangay Baglas of the municipality of Palimbang, they rescued… Continue reading Soldiers capture wounded NPA terrorist in Sultan Kudarat

6 BIFF members surrender in Maguindanao

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A new batch of six Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) combatants on December 28, 2020 withdrew their membership from BIFF, an extremist group affiliated with the Karialan faction, and surrendered to the 90th Infantry (BIGKIS LAHI) Battalion and Pagalungan Municipal Station in Pagalungan, Maguindanao. In a humble ceremony at Municipal Hall, Brgy. Poblacion, Pagalungan town,… Continue reading 6 BIFF members surrender in Maguindanao

2 communist terrorists yielded in South Cotabato to end their armed campaign

Two members of the Communist Terrorist Group on December 26, 2020 opted to terminate their armed struggle and surrender to the troops of the Joint Task Force Central. “Abraham Arida, a.k.a. Tantan, and Bryan Dusa, a.k.a. Bornok, both members of the Platoon Central, Guerilla Front Musa, Far South Mindanao Region submitted themselves to the troops of the… Continue reading 2 communist terrorists yielded in South Cotabato to end their armed campaign

Military troops precludes CPP-NPA’s plan to commemorate their 52nd founding anniversary in Sultan Kudarat

The 6th Infantry (KAMPILAN) Division, led by Major General Juvymax R. Uy, Joint Task Force Central Commander, prevented hundreds of New People’s Army – Communist Party of the Philippines members from the Far South Mindanao Region (FSMR) from commemorating their 52nd founding anniversary in the hinterlands of Mt. Lumuton in Palimbang, Sultan Kudarat on December… Continue reading Military troops precludes CPP-NPA’s plan to commemorate their 52nd founding anniversary in Sultan Kudarat

Military overruns CTG lair in Sultan Kudarat

Forces from the Joint Task Force Central overran on December 22, 2020 a Communist Terrorist Group lair in Kalamansig, Sultan Kudarat, according to the WestMinCom Commander. “Our troops from the 63rd Division Reconnaissance Company under the 6th Infantry Division were conducting combat operation at Lumoton Mountain Range in Kalamansig when they discovered a Communist Terrorist… Continue reading Military overruns CTG lair in Sultan Kudarat

185 aspiring soldiers took oath

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Members of Candidate Soldier Course Class 653-2020 swore their oath at the 6th Infantry Division Grandstand on Sunday, December 20, 2020. A total of 185 aspiring soldiers, composed of 183 for regular enlistment and 2 for special enlistment, stood before the Joint Task Force Central and 6th Infantry “Kampilan” Division Commander, Major General Juvymax R.… Continue reading 185 aspiring soldiers took oath

3 drug personalities apprehended by gov’t troops in Cotabato

Three people were arrested during the implementation of a search warrant in Bai Matabay Plang Village II, Barangay Poblacion, Kabacan, Cotabato on December 18, 2020. The search warrant issued by Hon. Henelinda Molina Diaz, Acting Executive Judge of Regional Trial Court 12 Branch 22, Kabacan against Resend Usman was served by a platoon from the… Continue reading 3 drug personalities apprehended by gov’t troops in Cotabato