Joint Peace and Security Team activated in Zamboanga Sibugay

Photo courtesy of Western Mindanao Command

A Joint Peace and Security Team (JPST) was activated and deployed Tuesday in Tungawan, Zamboanga Sibugay Province. The team consists of 30 individuals, including seven Army troops, eight police officers, and 15 Moro Islamic Liberation Front members (MILF). The ceremony was held at the Covered Court within the Barangay Hall Compound, Barangay Datu Tumanggong, Tungawan.… Continue reading Joint Peace and Security Team activated in Zamboanga Sibugay

Army back efforts to quell deadly rido in Sultan Kudarat

Photo courtesy of 37IB - Conqueror Battalion

The 37th Infantry “Conqueror” Battalion took part in a coordinated attempt to end a week-long armed conflict in Palimbang, Sultan Kudarat, between feuding BIAF-MILF units. Armed battles broke out in Barangay Kanipaan and Barangay Barongis on August 23, 2021, resulting in a number of casualties on both sides and the displacement of civilians. The armed… Continue reading Army back efforts to quell deadly rido in Sultan Kudarat