After losing dozens of his men in an encounter with Muslim guerrillas in Maguindanao last Sunday, the chief of the elite Special Action Force (SAF) has been ordered relieved and investigated for possible administrative and...
Amid the uproar over the clashes in Maguindanao that killed 44 policemen, the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) is calling for the passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), saying any hesitation could create “complications.”
If there’s no coordination, it’s OK to slaughter 44 people. This is the message we’re getting from the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) following the attack that killed 44 members of the elite police Special Action Force last Sunday in Maguindanao.
Last Sunday’s firefight in the town of Mamasapano in Maguindanao where 44 members of the Special Action Force (SAF) of the Philippine National Police (PNP) were killed in action was nothing but a butchery.
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