Soldiers discover NPA logistics cache-A A +A
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
BUTUAN CITY - Government forces operating in the hinterlands of Agusan del Norte discovered a logistics cache allegedly belonging to the New People’s Army (NPA) on Sunday morning.
Troops from the 3rd Special Forces Battalion, Special Operations Command of the Philippine Army discovered the logistics cache in Sitio Bato-Batohan, Barangay San Antonio, Remedios T. Romualdez, Agusan del Norte.
Recovered are two 10-kilogram (kg) and one 20-kg anti-personnel/anti-tank landmines, one container containing 20 liters of gasoline, two rolls detonating cord with an approximate length of 250 meters and subversive NPA documents.
Lieutenant Colonel Potenciano Camba, commanding officer of the 3rd Special Forces Battalion, thanked the people in the community for tipping them off about the presence of the NPAs, which resulted in the discovery of the cache. (Sun.Star Cagayan de Oro)
Published in the Sun.Star Cagayan de Oro newspaper on February 12, 2013.