Army hunts down BIFF in rampage that killed 13 in Central Mindanao

December 27, 2015 by · Comments Off on Army hunts down BIFF in rampage that killed 13 in Central Mindanao 

CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao, Dec. 26 –- The military here has condemned the atrocities carried out by outlawed Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) in three areas in Central Mindanao on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day even as it vowed to intensify manhunt against the bandits.

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BIFF harasses Army base in Maguindanao

August 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on BIFF harasses Army base in Maguindanao 

CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao, Aug 4 — Suspected members of outlawed Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) harassed anew a military base in Maguindanao, the Army spoksperson today said.

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Army: Gunmen target village chair in Maguindanao ambush

July 14, 2015 by · Comments Off on Army: Gunmen target village chair in Maguindanao ambush 

CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao, July 13 — Military authorities on Monday said the target of about five men in an ambush in Maguindanao last week was the village chair and not the military who happened to have traveled with the victim.

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BIFF camp captured in Maguindanao

June 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on BIFF camp captured in Maguindanao 

By Priam F. Nepomuceno

MANILA, June 10 (PNA) — Troopers from the 601st Infantry Brigade captured a newly-constructed Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) camp located at a mountainous area of Barangay Macalag, Datu Unsay town, Maguindanao last June 7.

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Army condemns BIFF attack on military ambulance carrying wounded fighters

April 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Army condemns BIFF attack on military ambulance carrying wounded fighters 

By Edwin O. Fernandez

CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao, March 31 (PNA) — The Army's 6th Infantry Division on Tuesday condemned the ambush and killing of a military ambulance driver by suspected Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) in Maguindanao on Sunday.

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Catapang: Evacuees can now return home in Maguindanao

April 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Catapang: Evacuees can now return home in Maguindanao 

By Edwin O. Fernandez

CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao, March 31 (PNA) — Displaced families in Maguindanao are now safe to return home and live normal lives, the AFP chief of staff said Tuesday.

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Tukalinapao Bridge in Mamasapano to be completed within 6 months

April 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Tukalinapao Bridge in Mamasapano to be completed within 6 months 

MANILA, March 31 — Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief-of-staff Gen. Gregorio Pio Catapang on Tuesday said it will take at least six months to complete the Tukalinapao Bridge in Mamasapano town, Maguindanao.

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BIFF ranking leader, 4 men arrested in General Santos City

March 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on BIFF ranking leader, 4 men arrested in General Santos City 

By Noel Y. Punzalan and Edwin O. Fernandez

CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao, March 16 (PNA) -– Joint police and military operatives arrested Sunday night one of the leaders of outlawed Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) and four of his men in General Santos City.

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20 BIFF, 2 soldiers killed in latest Maguindanao clash

March 12, 2015 by · Comments Off on 20 BIFF, 2 soldiers killed in latest Maguindanao clash 

CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao, March 11 — Twenty Moro bandits and two soldiers were killed in the latest skirmishes between Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) and Philippine Marine troopers in Mamasapano, Maguindanao that erupted Tuesday.

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Army captures another BIFF camp in Maguindanao

March 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on Army captures another BIFF camp in Maguindanao 

By Edwin O. Fernandez

CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao, March 4 (PNA) –- As the government’s massive law enforcement against lawless armed group in Maguindanao entered its fifth day, another encampment of the outlawed Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) was captured by soldiers in Datu Saudi Ampatuan town, the military here said Wednesday.

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