EMC welcomes release of captive trooper, hopes NPA will stop extortion, terror attacks

January 3, 2016 by · Comments Off on EMC welcomes release of captive trooper, hopes NPA will stop extortion, terror attacks 

MANILA, Jan. 2 — While stating that it strongly appreciates the release of Sgt. Adriano Bingil whom New People's Army (NPA) fighters released on New Year's Eve, the Eastern Mindanao Command (EMC) is hoping the rebel group will continue with such gestures and stop their extortion activities and senseless attacks on development projects.

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Trooper hurt during NPA clash in Davao Del Norte

July 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on Trooper hurt during NPA clash in Davao Del Norte 

MANILA, July 15 — While on security patrol, a trooper from the 68th Infantry Battalion was shot and wounded during an encounter with New People's Army (NPA) bandits at Sitio Bagang, Barangay Palma Gil in Talaingod town, Davao Del Norte Thursday morning.

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