Monday July 23, 2018
CAGAYAN DE ORO
CAGAYAN DE ORO
Richel V. Umel
1 - 10 From 211 Result
43 firearms turned over to military in Lanao del Sur
PIAGAPO, Lanao del Sur -- Forty-three assorted high-powered firearms were turned over to the military in a ceremony held in Piagapo town, Lanao del Sur Friday, March 16. With town mayor Ali Sumandar and barangay officials from 32 villages looking on, ...
From 127 days ago
Straggler spotted inside Marawi main battle area
MARAWI CITY -- A lone straggler attempted to sneak out of Marawi City’s main battle area around 1:30 p.m., Thursday, November 2. Colonel Romeo Brawner, Jr., deputy commander of Task Force Marawi, said the suspected extremist fighter jumped into a canal ...
From 262 days ago
Troops ‘closing in’ on extremists’ positions
MARAWI CITY -- Military and police forces are “closing in” on positions occupied by Islamic State-inspired extremists in Marawi City, an Army official said. Army Colonel Romeo Brawner Jr., deputy commander of the Joint Task Group Ranao, said Thursday morning, October ...
From 282 days ago
Suspected extremists spotted in Balt Island in Lake Lanao
BACOLOD-KALAWI, Lanao del Sur -- Two Philippine Air Force Agusta attack helicopters pounded Balt Island in Lake Lanao after armed men believed to be IS-inspired extremists on board motorized boats were spotted in the island. An eyewitness said one of the ...
From 297 days ago
Marine soldier 'buried' with extremists, civilians
ILIGAN CITY -- A suspected Philippine Marine was among the 27 unclaimed cadavers recovered from the main battle area in Marawi City who were all buried in public Muslim cemetery here on Tuesday morning, September 5. Danny Capin, owner of Capin ...
From 319 days ago
27 cadavers from Marawi to be buried on Sept. 5
ILIGAN CITY -- Twenty seven cadavers retrieved from the main battle area in Marawi City will be buried on Tuesday, September 5, in a Muslim cemetery. Assemblyman Zia Alonto Adiong, spokesperson of the Provincial Crisis Management Committee, said the burial ...
From 321 days ago
More loose firearms surrendered in Ozamiz
OZAMIZ CITY -- More than 300 firearms have now been surrendered by village officials and private individuals to the police, Chief Inspector Jovie Espenido, Ozamiz City police chief, said. Espenido said the surrender of the "loose" or unregistered firearms was in ...
From 348 days ago
Marawi City siege death toll now at 175
ILIGAN CITY -- An official of the military said 120 extremists, 36 soldiers, and 19 civilians have died 10 days since the beginning of the fighting in Marawi City. Colonel Jo-ar Hererra, spokesperson of the Army’s 1st Infantry "Tabak" Division, ...
From 415 days ago
3 Maute rebels dead in Lanao del Sur clash
MARAWI CITY -- Three suspected members of the Maute group were killed Tuesday, March 7, at around 9 a.m. in a clash with soldiers at the hinterlands of Poona Bayabao, Lanao del Sur. Philippine Army’s 103rd Brigade Commander Nixon Fortes said ...
From 425 days ago
Army kills 30 Maute members including a foreigner in Lanao Sur clash
AT LEAST 30 suspected members of the Maute terror group were killed while three soldiers were wounded in three days of fighting in Piagapo town, Lanao del Sur. Brigadier General Rolando Joselito Bautista, commanding general of 1st Infantry Division, said the ...
From 425 days ago