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3 slain in Surigao AFP-NPA encounter

BUTUAN, Philippines  —    A soldier and two militiamen were killed in an encounter with New People’s Army (NPA) rebels in Barangay San Isidro, Lianga, Surigao del Sur on Tuesday.

Capt. Jasper Gacayan of the 401st Infantry Brigade identified the fatalities as Cpl. Badin Pandi of the 75th Infantry Battalion and Civilian Armed Forces Geographical Unit personnel Cristituto Gaanoy and Jomar Tejero.

Gacayan said government troopers were patrolling the area when they encountered the rebels.

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