NPAs in North Cotabato avail of CLIP reintegration support

Thu Nov 9, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
NORTH COTABATO --- Eighteen former New People’s Army guerillas received on Thursday P1.1 million worth of cash assistance for livelihood projects. The amount was released to the 18..

Army, PBA legend donate solar panels, food to former NPA rebels in SK

Thu Nov 9, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez
TACURONG CITY – Former PBA star Kenneth Duremdes on Wednesday donated solar panels for former members of communist rebels from Indigenous Peoples in Sen. Ninoy Aquino (SNA), Sultan Kudarat. In..

Police file illegal firearm possession case against mayoral patriarch

Mon Nov 6, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
SULTAN KUDARAT --- The police is optimistic on the conviction soon of a patriarch of a town mayor and seven followers arrested for keeping grenade launchers, assault rifles and..

8 more NPAs yield to Army in SK

Thu Nov 2, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez
SEN. NINOY AQUINO, Sultan Kudarat -- Eight more members of the New People's Army surrendered Thursday to Philippine security forces in Sultan Kudarat.   Captain Rogelio Agustin Jr.,..

6th ID to intensify efforts versus religious extremism

Mon Oct 23, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
MAGUINDANAO ---- Three new Army generals in central Mindanao are to work with local officials in preventing the spread of violent religious extremists in the region. Generals Diosdado Carreon of..

First Maguindanao religious and security summit fruitful

Fri Oct 20, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
MAGUINDANAO --- The Bangsamoro grand mufti on Thursday urged Muslims and Christian to fuse ranks against Islamic militants defying Qur’anic teachings on oneness of humans amid religious..

'NPA no more,' Reds say of sub-leader who yielded to 39th IB

Tue Oct 3, 2017  •  0
by: Malau C. Manar
KIDAPAWAN CITY  – A squad leader of the New Peoples’ Army (NPA) Front 53 in North Cotabato that yielded to authorities on Monday is no longer connected with the armed movement, a top..

SK Gov. Pax extends financial aid to ex-NPAs to start new life

Sat Sep 30, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez
ISULAN, Sultan Kudarat -- The Army's 33rd Infantry Battalion had presented to Sultan Kudarat Gov. Pax Mangudadatu some of the communist rebels who voluntarily surrendered to military authorities in..

Spiritual reorientation of villagers indoctrinated by VREs mulled

Fri Sep 29, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
MAGUINDANAO --- Officials on Friday recommended an extensive spiritual reorientation of residents in areas reclaimed from an Islamic State-inspired group. The last of six peasant enclaves in..

Mindanao motorcyclists show oneness with Marawi IDPs

Thu Sep 28, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
COTABATO CITY – Hundreds of Muslim and Christian motorcycle enthusiasts launched Thursday a three-day “Ride for Marawi City" to show that the conflict there is not a sectarian rift as what some..