4 soldiers dead in Samar ambush
Captain Gene Orense, spokesman of the Army’s 8th Infantry Division, said the troops were conducting civil-military operations in Ramon village, Gandara town when they were ambushed by the rebels at about 10:30p.m.
Two soldiers were wounded in a 30-minute encounter that followed.
The slain soldiers were members of Bayanihan Teams conducting peace and development activities in the area, Orense said.
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