By Nino Luces
CAMP ELIAS ANGELES, PILI, Camarines Sur – The Army said two members of the New People’s Army (NPA) were killed in a 10-minute encounter in Barangay Taopon, Panganiban town, Catanduanes, early Sunday morning.
Army Major Anthony Aguilar, spokesperson of 9ID the Manila Bulletin the slain rebels were still unidentified as of Sunday afternoon.
Aguilar said a combined team from the Army’s 83rd Infantry Battalion (83IB) and Police Mobile Force Company (PMFC) clashed with at least seven guerillas.
There were no casualties on the government side.