Tuesday, April 10, 2012

22 soldiers wounded in Basilan bomb blast

22 soldiers were wounded after an improvised bomb exploded in Sumisip town in Basilan on Tuesday.

Military said two Army platoons under a Captain Magundayao and a Lieutenant Guerrero were patrolling the Abong-Abong peak at around 8:30 a.m. when the blast occurred. Five from the troops were critically wounded, reports said.

On Thursday, Abu Sayyaf bandits slain 3 militiamen in the same town. The Al-Qaeda linked group ambushed a truck carrying the police aides at a plantation where one of the bandits was also killed in the clash.

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