Gov’t Troops Encountered NPA captors, 1 AK47 recovered

CAMP EVANGELISTA, Cagayan de Oro City — Troops under 3rd Special Forces Battalion who were pursuing the NPAs who ambushed the BJMP and kidnapped two of BJMP personnel to include not kidnapped but was “rescued” one NPA inmate 4 days ago along highway in Marihatag, Surigao del Sur, encountered the same NPA group under GuerillaContinue reading “Gov’t Troops Encountered NPA captors, 1 AK47 recovered”

PURSUIT OPERATIONS AGAINST NPA CRIMINALS RESULTED TO FIREFIGHT

Tandag Surigao del Sur – Forces of 402nd Infantry (Stingers) Brigade, 4th Infantry Division Philippine Army encountered the elements of the New People’s Army (NPA) at the vicinity of So Boringon, Brgy Mahaba, Marihatag, Surigao del Sur today during the conduct of joint pursuit operation against those who ambushed the BJMP personnel. Immediately after theContinue reading “PURSUIT OPERATIONS AGAINST NPA CRIMINALS RESULTED TO FIREFIGHT”

WestMinCom Commander leads send-off ceremony for 1st Marine Battalion, BRP Miguel Malvar

Camp Navarro,Calarian, Zamboanga City- April 29, 2015 (10:30am)- Lieutenant General Rustico O. Guerrero, Commander, Western Mindanao Command, together with Rear Admiral Reynaldo L. Yoma, Commander, Joint Task Force ZAMBASULTA, led the send-off ceremony for Marine Battalion Landing Team-1 (MLBT-1) headed by Lieutenant Colonel Ronald Juan PN(M) and BRP Miguel Malvar (PS 19) skippered by CommanderContinue reading “WestMinCom Commander leads send-off ceremony for 1st Marine Battalion, BRP Miguel Malvar”

US Marine Corps Forces Commander visits WestMinCom

Camp Navarro,Calarian, Zamboanga City- April 29, 2015 (10:30am)- Lieutenant General John A. Toolan, Jr, United States Marine Corps (USMC), Commander, US Marine Corps Forces Pacific, paid a courtesy call to Lieutenant General Rustico O. Guerrero, Commander, Western Mindanao Command, at Headquarters WESTMINCOM, Calarian, Zamboanga City.

AFP, PNP pacify warring groups in Sulu

Camp Navarro, Calarian, Zamboanga City- April 27, 2015 (1pm)- Combined elements of the military and police pacified two (2) warring groups in Sulu. At 10am of the same day, troops of the 2nd Marine Brigade (2MBde) under Joint Task Group Sulu, in coordination with the Philippine National Police (PNP) and the Local Government Units (LGUs),Continue reading “AFP, PNP pacify warring groups in Sulu”

Another NPA member in Quezon Province surrenders

Camp General Mateo Capinpin, Tanay, Rizal – Another member of the New People’s Army (NPA) in the Province of Quezon surrendered to the government on April 28, 2015 at 8:00 in the morning. The surrender of Mr. Julio P Rutia aka Dino/Brix, a former member of VIL, LYG, KOMPROB QZN is shortly after the surrenderContinue reading “Another NPA member in Quezon Province surrenders”