Category Archives: Military

NPA leader in Sorsogon has abandoned followers, says Army commander

MANILA, Philippines — The top leader of the communist insurgents in Sorsogon abandoned his men after last week’s encounter with the military that left his top lieutenants dead, the military said on Wednesday. Andres Hubilla alias Ka Magno, secretary of … Continue reading

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Bicol Army Commander Sacked

ABS-CBNnews.com Posted at 05/01/2012 8:48 PM | Updated as of 05/02/2012 6:46 AM MANILA, Philippines – An Army commander in the Bicol region has been ordered relieved of his post after communist New People’s Army (NPA) rebels killed 4 soldiers … Continue reading

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43rd AFP’s Chief of Staff is from Bacon, Sorsogon

The author, while browsing the news, found this Inquirer article. Apparently, a Sorsoganon is replacing another Sorsoganon on the AFP Chief of Staff role. He is no other than Lt. Gen. Jessie D. Dellosa of Bacon, Sorsogon. He replaced Gen. … Continue reading

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Troops seize arms cache in Sorsogon

Published : Tuesday, December 06, 2011 00:00 Written by : Sonny Sales CAMP Elias Angeles, Pili, Camarines Sur — The Army’s 9th Infantry Division based here commended the Army’s 31st Infantry Battalion after its nine-man team seized from New People’s … Continue reading

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Masbate Rebels Suffer Double Whammy in Sorsogon Encounter

Article | November 30, 2011 – 1:21pm | By Harold M. Cabunoc FORT BONIFACIO, Taguig City (Nov. 30, 2011) – Rebels who fled the relentless pursuit operations of the Army in the province of Masbate suffered another humiliating defeat in … Continue reading

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Army, NPA members clash in Sorsogon

abs-cbnNEWS.com Posted at 10/30/2011 4:12 PM | Updated as of 10/31/2011 6:42 AM MANILA, Philippines– Members of the 49th Infantry Batallion of the Philippine Army clashed with members of the New People’s Army at Barangay Tinampo in Bulusan, Sorsogon on … Continue reading

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Bicol 1 of 5 areas with NPAs

CAMP Elias Angeles, Pili, Camarines Sur — Bicol region is one of five areas in the country where the Armed Forces is persistently fighting communist rebels aside from Davao Del Norte, Negros, Compostela Valley and Samar. This was revealed by … Continue reading

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