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Pagpatay sa 13=-year-old junior high student sa Pikit, kinundina ni DILG Sec. Abalos

Opisyal na pahayag ng Kagawaran sa pamamaril sa Pikit, Cotabato noong Pebrero 14, 2023

Benjamin Abalos, Jr.

DILG Secretary

Kinokondena ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang walang saysay na pamamaril sa Pikit, Cotabato kahapon, Pebrero 14, 2023, na bumiktima sa mga inosenteng mag-aaral ng Pikit National High School.

No clues yet on ambush-slay of municipal poll official

COTABATO CITY - Probers are still clueless on Monday’s fatal ambush in Lambayong, Sultan Kudarat of an election officer in a troubled town in Maguindanao del Sur province.

Haviv Macabangen Maindan, an ethnic Maguindanaon, municipal election officer of Sultan sa Barongis town in Maguindanao del Sur, died on the spot from bullet wounds when gunmen on motorcycles, positioned along a highway in Lambayong, shot his vehicle and immediately sped away.

Comelec vows justice for slain Maguindanao Sur poll officer

MANILA – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Tuesday vowed to seek justice for its election officer in Maguindanao del Sur province who was shot dead in Lambayong town, Sultan Kudarat province.

"The Commission on Elections strongly condemns the brazen killing of Mr. Haviv M. Maindan, Election Officer II of Sultan sa Barongis, Maguindanao. The whole Commission on Elections commit to the family of EO Maindan that we will not rest until justice is served," the poll body said in a press statement.

Maguindanao Sur town poll official slain in Sultan Kudarat province ambush

TACURONG CITY  – Unidentified gunmen ambushed and killed Monday a municipal election officer of Maguindanao del Sur in an ambush while he was heading for home in Lambayong, Sultan Kudarat, police said.

Captain Jetro Doligas, municipal police chief of Lambayong, said Haviv Macabangen Maindan, municipal election officer of Sultan sa Barongis, Maguindanao del Sur, was driving his silver gray Toyota Fortuner when ambushed in Barangay Pingguiaman, Lambayong by still unidentified gunmen riding tandem on a motorbike at about 2 p.m.

2 killed in latest gun attacks in Cotabato City

COTABATO CITY - Two were killed, one of them a woman, while another was hurt in separate gun attacks in busy spots here Wednesday.

Col. Querubin Manalang, director of the Cotabato City police, said Thursday the 20-year-old woman, Munwarh Jordan Imam, and Arven Facturan, 36, both died on the spot from bullet wounds.

Imam and a companion, Cristel Mangubat, 19, were together in a tricycle, on their way home from the public market here early Wednesday, when men positioned along the route shot them with pistols.

Imam was killed while Mangubat was wounded in the ambush.

Army Special Forces at MILF, muntikan nang magkaputukan sa Lanao del Sur

COTABATO CITY - MUNTIKAN NANG MAGKASAGUPA ang Philippine Army Special Forces at mga kasapi ng Bangsamoro Islamic Armed Forces o BIAF, ang armed wing ng MILF sa Maguing, Lanao del Sur noong Martes ng hapon.

Kinumpirma ito ng Lanao del Sur police office sa pamamagitan ng kanilang spokesperson na si Maj. Alvison Mustapha.

Ayon kay Mustapha, pumasok ang 39 na kasapi ng Army Special Forces Company sa Barangay Dilimbayan, Maguing, Lanao del Sur alas 4 ng hapon noong Martes nang hindi nag-coordinate sa MILF 103rd Base command.

3 BIFF nasawi, mga armas at bala nasamsam

CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao del Norte – Tatlo ang nasawi habang isa ang sugatan mula sa mga myembro ng BIFF-Karialan Faction sa operasyong ginawa ng 33rd Infantry (Makabayan) Battalion sa Barangay Liab, Mamasapano, Maguindanao del Sur gabi nitong February 5, 2023.

Ayun kay 33IB Commander, Lt. Col. Benjamin Cadiente Jr., isang fire mission ang inilunsad ng kanilang pwersa laban sa position ng grupo ni alyas Boy Jacket ng BIFF.

7 ASG bandits killed, 2 captured in Sulu clash

ZAMBOANGA CITY – Seven Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) extremists were killed while two others were captured following a firefight in the hinterlands of Sulu province, a top police official said Monday.

Col. Richard Verceles, operations chief of the Area Police Command-Western Mindanao, said the clash broke out around 1:21 a.m. Sunday on the border of Barangays Labah and Kapuk in the towns of Maimbung and Parang, respectively.

Hunt for ambushers of Marines in Lanao Sur on

COTABATO CITY - Maranao leaders have assured to help locate at least 27 gunmen who killed a member of the 2nd Marine Battalion and wounded three Marines in an ambush Saturday in Marogong, Lanao del Sur.

The slain Marine Sgt. John Milbert Pamaran and his companions, Cpl. Mark Anthony Bañares, Sgt. Jeram Aradji and Sgt. Joan Aniñon, were out for a community outreach activity when they were attacked by members of the Dawlah Islamiya, led by Faharudin Hadji Satar, in Barangay Cabasaran in Marogong.

Marine killed, 3 hurt in Lanao del Sur ambush by terror group

COTABATO CITY --- Local terrorists killed a member of the Navy’s 2nd Marine Battalion and wounded three Marines in an ambush afternoon Saturday in Marogong, Lanao del Sur.

Brig. Gen. John Guyguyon, director of the Police Regional Office-Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, identified the fatality as Marine Sgt. John Milbert Pamaran, who died on the spot from multiple bullet wounds.

Three other personnel of the 2nd Marine Battalion, Cpl. Mark Anthony Bañares, Sgt. Jeram Aradji and Sgt. Joan Aniñon, were wounded in the attack.


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