Army arrests 11 Maute terror group members

Eleven suspected members of the Lanao del Sur-based Maute terror group were arrested by the military Monday morning, an official said. The raiding team, composed of personnel from the 6th Infantry Battalion (IB), also confiscated eight unlicensed high-powered firearms during the 5:15 a.m. raid on three houses in the village of Maragondong, Marogong town in Lanao del Sur, said Major General Arnel dela Vega, commander of the 6th Infantry “Kampilan” Division
Dela Vega said the military received a tip from local residents about the presence of “new faces” in their communities who were “armed to the teeth.”
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