Army division activates sniper company

The Philippine Army’s 1st Infantry Division (1ID) activated a sniper company today, November 20 during an activation ceremony.

1ID photo

1ID is headquartered at Kuta Major Cesar L Sang-an, Pulacan, Labangan, Zamboanga del Sur.

According to 1ID, the Army division specializes in anti-guerrilla warfare and has been involved in combating terrorists and threat groups in Eastern Mindanao, its Area of Responsibility (AOR).

1ID’s AOR includes the Zamboanga Peninsula, Lanao Province, and Misamis Occidental.