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NPA leader killed, three others captured in Bukidnon

Government forces killed a high-ranking New People's Army (NPA) leader and captured three others during an operation in the village of Butong, Bukidnon, on Wednesday. Another rebel escaped during a firefight but later surrendered to government forces. Troops recovered two M16 rifles with an attacked M203 grenade launcher, an AK47 rifle, an M1 Carbine rifle, a .45 pistol, an anti-personnel mine, a hand grenade, two 40mm high explosives, and subversive documents after the encounter. This event took place on 04/10/2024 at the following location: Butong, Philippines.

Incident Type: Terrorism

Event Type: Clash

Total Fatalities: 1

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 1

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 4

Source: GMA Network