NTF-ELCAC condemns alleged NPA attack on evacuees during Typhoon Odette

The National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) condemned the alleged attack carried out by the rebel New Peoples’ Army (NPA) during the height of the preemptive evacuation due to typhoon Odette. At the online press conference, NTF-ELCAC spokesperson Jonathan Malaya said how can the public believe that the rebels are fighting… Continue reading NTF-ELCAC condemns alleged NPA attack on evacuees during Typhoon Odette

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

NPA attack on gov’t troops disrupts delivery of much-needed basic services in Northern Samar

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The Philippine Army has denounced the New People’s Army (NPA) for injuring a soldier while serving in a community support program (CSP) in Las Navas, Northern Samar. Soldiers were in the area on Monday, according to Col. Perfecto Peñaredondo, commander of the Philippine Army’s 803rd Infantry Brigade, to help resolve concerns exploited by the terrorist… Continue reading NPA attack on gov’t troops disrupts delivery of much-needed basic services in Northern Samar

2 CNTs killed in a clash with government troops in Isabela

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In a clash with government troops in Diwagao Complex, Tappa, San Mariano, Isabela on October 29, 2021, two Communist NPA Terrorists (CNTs) were killed. The military were dispatched when residents informed them of the presence of CNTs. Following verification, the CNTs opened fire on the operating troops, who were caught off guard by their presence.… Continue reading 2 CNTs killed in a clash with government troops in Isabela

Military applauds public’s assistance in crushing NPA in Surigao del Sur

The military claimed on Thursday that the growing cooperation of local residents in Surigao del Sur has been critical in the government’s attempts to smash the province’s New People’s Army (NPA) insurgents. Lt. Col. Michael Rey Reuyan, commander of the 36th Infantry Battalion (36IB), issued a statement thanking the residents of Sitio Agsam, Barangay Cabas-an,… Continue reading Military applauds public’s assistance in crushing NPA in Surigao del Sur

NPA militant killed in Surigao clash

In Tago, Surigao del Sur, a New People’s Army (NPA) rebel was killed in a clash with military authorities on Tuesday, September 21, 2021. The Army’s 75th Infantry Battalion claimed in a report on Wednesday that at around noon, military forces engaged five rebels in a five-minute firefight in Km. 22, Barangay Caras-an. The encounter… Continue reading NPA militant killed in Surigao clash

6 NPA militants killed in Bukidnon, Agusan del Norte clashes

The Philippine Army’s 4th Infantry Division (4ID) on Tuesday, September 21, 2021, said that six (6) New People’s Army (NPA) combatants were killed in two separate clashes in Bukidnon and Agusan del Norte. According to reports, the NPA was confronted in its hideout by the 1st Special Forces Battalion (1SFBn) under the operational supervision of… Continue reading 6 NPA militants killed in Bukidnon, Agusan del Norte clashes

Village leaders in Southern Leyte entice 4 rebels to surrender

According to the Philippine Army on Monday, village leaders in Sogod town, Southern Leyte, were instrumental in the recent surrender of four members of the New People’s Army (NPA). The Barangay Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict in San Francisco Mabuhay village, according to the Army’s 802nd Infantry Brigade, persuaded the four NPA… Continue reading Village leaders in Southern Leyte entice 4 rebels to surrender

Top NPA leader, 8 comrades surrender to 23IB in Agusan del Norte

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A prominent leader of the New People’s Army (NPA) and eight of his adherents on Wednesday surrendered to the 23rd Infantry Battalion (23IB) at the unit’s headquarters in Barangay Alubihid, Buenavista, Agusan del Norte. The surrenderers are members of the defunct Guerrilla Front 4A (DGF-4A), North Central Mindanao Regional Committee of the NPA, armed wing… Continue reading Top NPA leader, 8 comrades surrender to 23IB in Agusan del Norte

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