Friday, June 6, 2014

Troops Recover NPA Firearms in Bukidnon


From the Website of Philippine Army
links: http://www.army.mil.ph/pr/2014/june/030614_2.html



Troops Recover NPA Firearms in Bukidnon

NSFA, Davao City - The soldiers from the 1st Special Forces Battalion recovered one (1) M16 rifle and a cal .45 pistol after a 20 minutes firefight with the extortion unit of the CPP-NPA in Sitio Kalanganan, San Vicente, Bukidnon Province around 5:00 a.m., June 3.

The villagers in the area reported to the soldiers the presence of NPA who were on extortion activities. One (1) Soldier was wounded in a clash but he is now in good condition.

EASTMINCOM Commander Lt. Gen. Ricardo Rainier G. Cruz III directed all military commanders in the area to continue its operations against the extortion and arson units of the CPP-NPA-NDF. “There is no let up against these criminals. We are supporting the PNP in their law enforcement operations”. Lt. Gen Cruz said.

Press Release by the EASTMINCOM




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