5 IEDs Discovered in Lingig, Surigao del Sur


Baganga, Davao Oriental – Joint intel operation from 67IB and 104 th MICO discovered five (5) Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) in Sitio Cambaugo, Brgy Rajah Cabungsuan, Lingig Surigao del Sur around 8 o’clock in the morning, October 2, 2020.

Acting upon the information revealed by the civilians, intel operatives immediately conducted operation in the area and recovered said IEDs that was owned by Front North, SRC 1, SMRC weighing 1 kilogram each and brought to Headquarters 67IB for proper disposition.

LTC DEMA-ALA, the Battalion Commander of 67IB, said that “the recovered IEDs are attributed to unit’s relentless effort in intensifying intelligence operations.

The successive discoveries of explosive items is an indication that NPAs firepower and strength is decreasing, this clearly shows that they are still creating violation on Comprehensive Agreements on Respect for Human Rights and International Humanitarian Law (CARHRIHL).

“The 67 th Infantry “Agila” Battalion as your partners of Peace and Development will remain steadfast with the support of the Local Government Unit of the Province of Surigao Del Sur,” LTC DEMA-ALA added.