Clan war erupts in North Cotabato town

Mon Mar 27, 2017  •  0
by: Rhoderick Beñez
CARMEN, North Cotabato - One person was killed and three were reported injured when Moro families clashed over the weekend in what authorities believed was a clan war triggered by land dispute, the..

Summit unites Maguindanao leaders and authorities against terrorists and criminals

Sun Mar 26, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
MAGUINDANAO --- Local leaders and senior security officials on Saturday forged a covenant to cooperate in preventing the spread of misguided Islamic militants in Maguindanao province. The event..

Escorts of Maguindanao vice mayor survive ambush

Sun Mar 26, 2017  •  0
by: Rhoderick Beñez
COTABATO CITY --- Unidentified gunmen ambushed Friday night a security vehicle of Vice Mayor Akmad Ampatuan of Shariff Aguak, Maguindanao, police and military said.No one from the security escorts..

Authorities retake villages in Antipas NPAs occupied for a day

Sat Mar 25, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
NORTH COTABATO --- The police and military had cleared hinterland villages in Antipas, North Cotabato from occupation by rebels after 12 hours of operations that began Thursday night.Four bands of..

NPA rebels try, but fail to overrun CAFGU base in Tampakan, S. Cotabato

Fri Mar 24, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez
KORONADAL CITY – Intense firefight erupted early today between government forces and communist New Peoples Army (NPAs) in Tampakan, South Cotabato, police said. Senior Inspector Harold Cornel,..

NPA plan to plunder villages in Kalamansig hinterlands foiled

Fri Mar 24, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
SULTAN KUDARAT --- The Marines rebels ambushed in Kalamansig town last week had unknowingly prevented an attempt to rob villagers of money and grains in their barns, officials said Friday. A..

Army-NPA clashes erupted in North Cotabato village

Thu Mar 23, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez
KIDAPAWAN CITY  – Fighting between government forces and communist rebels erupted Thursday night while the New Peoples Army (NPA) guerillas hostaged abut 400 persons in a remote North Cotabato..

NPAs occupy hinterland barangay in remote North Cotabato town

Thu Mar 23, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
NORTH COTABATO --- Communist rebels occupied an upland barangay in Antipas town in North Cotabato early Thursday and forced hundreds of villagers to leave at gunpoint.Provincial and municipal..

Military honors fallen Marine trooper slain in Kalamansig clash

Thu Mar 23, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez
CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao – The Army’s 6th Infantry Division here has honored Wednesday afternoon a member of Marine Battalion Landing Team (MBLT-2) who perished during an encounter between..

Maute Group out for attacks not to be discounted -- AFP

Wed Mar 22, 2017  •  0
by: PNA
MANILA -- While still to validate the presence of the Maute Group in Metro Manila, the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) said that it cannot discount the possibility that the lawless group might..