Propaganda article from the English edition of Ang Bayan posted to the Communist Party of the Philippines Website (Jun 7): NPA-NCMR launches consecutive tactical offensives
FIVE HIGH-POWERED firearms were confiscated by the New People’s Army-North Central Mindanao Region (NPA-NCMR) from two tactical offensives launched within a week. Last May 20, an NPA unit successfully raided the 26th IB and CAFGU’s detachment in Brgy. Binicalan, San Luis, Agusan del Sur. The offensive was carried out at around 3:40 early in the morning. An M14 armalite and a Garand rifle were confiscated by the Red fighters. The NPA burned the enemy camp afterwards.
Last May 27, at 7:25 a.m., the NPA-Mt. Kitanglad Subregional Command ambushed a unit of the 1st Special Forces Battalion and elements of the Civilian Active Auxiliary in Sitio Intabas, Brgy. La Fortuna, Impasug-ong, Bukidnon. Seized from the ambush were one M16 rifle and two Garand rifles, as well as six military packs. The enemy suffered two casualties.
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