Six military actions were carried out by units of the NPA-North Central Mindanao Region from June 27 to July 16. The enemy sustained no less than 13 casualties.
In Bukidnon, an encounter occured between the NPA-Bukidnon and the 8th IB in Sitio Ulayanon, Calabugao, Impasug-ong last June 27, at around 3 p.m. Last July 19, an NPA unit ambushed soldiers of the 8th IB on board a six-by-six truck in Nabawang, Busdi in Malaybalay City, killing one and wounding two AFP soldiers. Meanwhile, Red fighters harassed a column of the 8th IB twice in Sitio Mahan-aw, Bulonay at around 11 a.m. last July 14, and 2 p.m. last July 15.
In Agusan del Norte, the NPA-Agusan del Norte harassed operating troops of the 23rd IB in Sitio Tagpangi, Simbalan, Buenavista last July 11, at around 11 a.m. Three soldiers and four CAFGU elements were killed while three were injured. Last July 14, at around 5:40 in the afternoon, the NPA ambushed an official and five CAFGU troops in Minbahandi, Nasipit, Agusan del Norte. Three CAFGU elements were killed.
In Misamis Oriental, the NPA-MisOr harassed the 23rd IB CAFGU Detachment in Barangay Tibon-tibon, Magsaysay last July 13, at around 11 p.m. Two soldiers were killed while four were injured.
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