The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Western Mindanao Command (WESTMINCOM) has reported burning of heavy construction equipment that transpired in Purok Pag asa, Sitio Dalia, Barangay Edwards, T’boli, South Cotabato at 3:10 pm, June 15.
The WESTMINCOM said that alleged members of NPA perpetrated the burning of heavy equipment including one backhoe, one felo loader, and one dump truck.
“Thorough investigation is ongoing while our troops are conducting pursuit operation to neutralize the perpetrators,” said Major General Diosdado Carreon, JTF Central Commander.
“While we continue to work for peace, our enemies never cease to sow fear in the communities,” said Lieutenant General Cirilito Sobejana, WESTMINCOM Commander. “Rest assured that we will intensify our military and intelligence operations to disrupt the desperate plots of the terrorists.”