NPAs harass a CAFGU detachment in Catarman, Northern Samar

Camp Lukban, Catbalogan City, Samar –New People’s Army operating in Northern Samar harassed a CAFGU detachment at Brgy, San Pascual, Catarman, Northern Samar at around 10:35 a.m. on April 14, 2014. Based on the report from the 803rd Infantry Brigade, Philippine Army more or less 10 NPAs positioned themselves 200 to 300 meters from the detachment and started shooting.Continue reading “NPAs harass a CAFGU detachment in Catarman, Northern Samar”

87IB hands over a Philippine hawk eagle to DENR

Camp Lukban, Catbalogan City, Samar –The 87th Infantry (Hinirang) Battalion, Philippine Army handed over to DENR Samar a captured Philippine Hawk Eagle in a ceremony held at 87IB Headquarters, Brgy Polangi, Calbiga, Samar. The captured Philippine Hawk Eagle was formally handed over by Maj Gen Jet B Velarmino, Commander of the 8th Infantry (Stormtroopers) Division and Lt ColContinue reading “87IB hands over a Philippine hawk eagle to DENR”