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Army, NPA clash in Quezon

By: - Correspondent / @dtmallarijrINQ
/ 11:25 AM April 18, 2022

quezon province

LUCENA CITY––Government forces and suspected New People’s Army (NPA) rebels clashed on Sunday, April 17, in Real town in Quezon province.

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Quezon police reported that patrolling soldiers led by one 2nd Lt. Protacio from the Army’s 1st Infantry Battalion at 3:10 p.m. chanced upon at least 15 alleged communist guerrillas in Barangay Lubayat.

The battle lasted for 10 minutes, after which the rebels withdrew in different directions.

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No casualty was reported on the government side, but there were undetermined on the NPA side, the report said.

Troops have been deployed to pursue the rebels.

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