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2 Reds nabbed in Pagadian, 4 cops hurt in Antique, Ecija clashes

TWO leaders of the New People’s Army (NPA) were arrested in Western Mindanao while four policemen were wounded in separate clashes in Anitque and Nueva Ecija, police reported yesterday. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Western Mindanao Command (Westmincom) spokesman Capt. Jo-Ann D. Petinglay the other day identified those arrested as…

NPA ‘tax collector’ arrested

THE Philippine Army announced it has arrested a ranking officer of the communist New People’s Army (NPA) allegedly in charge of “indiscriminate” enforced ‘taxation’ or “extortion activities” in Negros Occidental. Information forwarded to this writer identified the suspect as Reymark Pedro, 23, a native of Sipalay town who also goes…
  • Published in Nation

3 NPA, BIFF members slain in encounters with gov’t troops

TWO members of the New People’s Army (NPA), and one member of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) were killed in separate operations during the Holy Week. A statement from the Army’s 403rd Infantry (Peacemaker) Brigade said the NPA members were killed in separate incidents on March 30 in Misamis…
  • Published in Nation

4 PNP-SAF members wounded, 4 missing in Antipolo ambush

FOUR members of the Philippine National Police-Special Action Force (PNP-SAF) were wounded while (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); four others were missing when suspected members of the New People’s Army (NPA) ambushed them yesterday morning in Antipolo City. The identities of the victims were not yet available as of press…

Duterte set to label Reds ‘terrorists’

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte said he plans to issue a proclamation branding communist rebels as "terrorists." (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The President also said he is "not anymore inclined" to pursue peace talks with the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) and its armed wing New People's Army (NPA). In…

Soldier dies in Samar clash

A soldier was killed in an encounter with members of the New People’s Army (NPA) the other day in Matuguinao, Samar. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The victim was identified as Cpl. Renjie P. Ada, assigned with the Army’s 43rd Infantry Battalion. Reports said the encounter occurred at around 9:45…

Reds behead lumad cafgu

SUSPECTED members of the New People’s Army (NPA) beheaded a lumad CAFGU member the other day in Surigao del Sur. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The victim, identified as Mar Acebedo Bocales, member of Manobo tribe, married, of San Miguel town, was beheaded at the mountainous area of the barangay.…
  • Published in Metro

Cagayan Valley police condemn another NPA attack

THE Police Regional Office 2, led by Chief Supt. Robert G. Quenery, yesterday condemned another New People’s Army hostile act in Quirino province for burning down heavy equipment belonging to a construction company in Maddela town on Monday. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Quenery said that once again, NPA rebels…

Reds kill Masbate jail officer

A JAIL officer was shot dead by suspected members of the New People’s Army (NPA) Wednesday morning in Placer, Masbate. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The victim, identified as Jail Officer 3 Allan Alburo, of Bgy. Matagangtang, Placer, was attacked at around 7:20 a.m. in front of his house. Reports…

AFP condemns NPA Holy Week attacks

THE Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) yesterday condemned the attacks of the New People’s Army (NPA) during the Holy Week in the countryside that caused death and destruction . (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); AFP spokesperson B/Gen. Bienvenido R. Datuin said despite declaring a halt to their tactical offensives…
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