Suspects in Tacurong blast captured on CCTV, cops dig deeper

February 3, 2016 by · Comments Off on Suspects in Tacurong blast captured on CCTV, cops dig deeper 

TACURONG CITY, Feb. 3 -– Police authorities here have identified the two men who allegedly planted an improvised explosive device (IED) under a parked car Tuesday afternoon that exploded at 2 p.m. and left three persons injured, officials said today.

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Army, police hunting down suspects in Tacurong blast

February 3, 2016 by · Comments Off on Army, police hunting down suspects in Tacurong blast 

By Edwin O. Fernandez

TACURONG CITY, Feb. 2 (PNA) — Police and military authorities here are hunting down two men believed to have planted an improvised explosive device at a parked car along a busy street here Tuesday afternoon.

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Rebel bomber bagged in Compostela Valley

July 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Rebel bomber bagged in Compostela Valley 

MANILA, June 30 — Troopers from the 28th Infantry Battalion foiled a New People's Army (NPA) improvised explosive device (IED) attack with the arrest of a rebel bomber in Pantukan town, Compostela Valley Monday afternoon.

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Military says NPA extortion behind harassment of North Cotabato rubber firm

April 30, 2015 by · Comments Off on Military says NPA extortion behind harassment of North Cotabato rubber firm 

CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao, April 29 — The military here believes the arson attempt on a rubber firm in Makilala, North Cotabato was related to the communist rebels' extortion activities.

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Cops say bomb attack on NIA-12 office in North Cotabato a harassment

April 9, 2015 by · Comments Off on Cops say bomb attack on NIA-12 office in North Cotabato a harassment 

By Edwin O. Fernandez

MIDSAYAP, North Cotabato, April 9 (PNA) — Police authorities believed the Wednesday dawn bomb attack against the regional office of the National Irrigation Administration (NIA-12) in Barangay Villarica here was a form of harassment.

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Police foil alleged BIFF bomb plot in Cotabato City

April 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on Police foil alleged BIFF bomb plot in Cotabato City 

COTABATO CITY, April 2 — Alert civilians and policemen foiled a bombing attempt here on Maundy Thursday, authorities said.

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1st LD Writethru: Roadside bombing kills 6 in Afghanistan

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JALALABAD, Afghanistan, March 2 — Six civilians were killed and two others wounded after a roadside planted bomb struck a vehicle in eastern Afghan province of Nangarhar on Monday, a provincial government spokesman said.

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Slain bomber in premature blast in North Cotabato linked to previous bombings

February 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on Slain bomber in premature blast in North Cotabato linked to previous bombings 

COTABATO CITY, Feb. 2 — Military authorities here Monday said one of the two men who died in a premature explosion of an improvised bomb they were carrying was involved in the public market bombing in Mlang on December 31.

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Military armored vehicle hits landmine in Basilan; troops unhurt

January 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Military armored vehicle hits landmine in Basilan; troops unhurt 

By Teofilo P. Garcia, Jr.

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Jan. 22 (PNA) — Government forces escaped unscathed Thursday an improvised explosive device (IED) explosion perpetrated by suspected Abu Sayyaf brigands in Basilan province, an official disclosed.

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IED found in Mandurriao resto bar

January 20, 2015 by · Comments Off on IED found in Mandurriao resto bar 

ILOILO CITY, Jan.19 – Waiters and customers at the restaurant were alarmed by the reported improvised explosive device found inside the resto bar in Smallville Complex in Mandurriao district here.

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