2 AFP soldiers dead in firefight in Del Gallego, CamSur   | BICOL TODAY

2 AFP soldiers dead in firefight in Del Gallego, CamSur  

By Bicol Today News Team

CITY OF NAGA, Bicol Region – The New People’s Army (NPA) in western Camarines Sur claimed its unit in Del Gallego has repulsed an Army platoon in a combat offensive mode on Tuesday, November 14.

Norman Gruta Command-NPA, the rebel group operating in the first and second district of Camarines Sur north of Naga City, said in a statement that two Army soldiers were slain when their platoon tried to attack an NPA unit which was already in an advantageous position.

Michael Robredo, NGC-NPA spokesperson, said the clash took place Tuesday afternoon at Barangay Bagong Silang, Del Gallego, without any casualty on the NPA side.

Robredo said the AFP 9th IB and 92nd DRC (Division Reconnaissance Company has been conducting combat operations for more than a week in the towns of Del Gallego and Ragay before the clash. [BicolToday.com]

 

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