Gov't forces kill 2 NPA rebels
Sta. Fe, Nueva Vizcaya (10 June) -- At least two New People's Army rebels have been killed by government soldiers here after they were caught in their foraging activities among villagers.
The unidentified communist rebels, a female and a male Aeta were killed after a brief firefight with the 71st Infantry Batallion of the Philippine Army's 7th division in barangay Banila in this town.
Recovered from them were 1 M16 and 1 M14 rifles. The army said at least 24 communist rebels were seen in the area while doing foraging activities. (PIA NVizcaya) [top]