Soldier, 2 Cafgus killed in Basilan ambush

By: Julie Alipala

ZAMBOANGA CITY — A soldier and two militiamen were killed in an ambush on Wednesday morning in Sumisip town, Basilan, the military said.

Lieutenant Colonel Jorry Baclor, commanding officer of the Philippine Army’s 68th Infantry Battalion based in Sumisip, identified two of the fatalities as Francisco Lospo and Alpie Talaje, both members of the Citizen Armed Force Geographical Unit (Cafgu) based in the town.
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