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The Dalles Chronicle
Christmas giving: Community to support troopsDalles and Hood River are asked to donate snack and hygiene items to make Chris
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 14 minutes ago
Dalles and Hood River are asked to donate snack and hygiene items to make Christmas merrier for an Oregon National Guard platoon and other troops in Afghanistan. The goal of the Holidays for Heroes Committee is to pack at least 30 boxes at a... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
1992 World Series Time Capsule: Blue Jays win intense Game 3 at hometo his bench and replaced Olerud with the previous game’s hero, Ed Sprague. The
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 2 hours ago
to his bench and replaced Olerud with the previous game’s hero, Ed Sprague. The right-handed hitting Sprague would have the platoon advantage against Stanton, but his lifetime totals paled compared to those of Olerud. Sprague had a lifetime OPS of... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
No. 2 Penn State hosts Michigan Saturday night; Here’s what you need to knowat Indiana, as the Wolverines totaled 329 yards on the ground. He’s got 401 yar
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 3 hours ago
at Indiana, as the Wolverines totaled 329 yards on the ground. He’s got 401 yards and five touchdowns on the ground, while platoon mate Ty Isaac 403 yards and a score on 16 carries. Returning starter Wilson Speight was lost for the season with an... Read more
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The News & Observer
While his teammates are doing Military Mondays, this punter is training for the real thingof his seven punts, four of those inside the 10-yard line. One of Tilque’s lea
The News & Observer / Posted 6 hours ago
of his seven punts, four of those inside the 10-yard line. One of Tilque’s leadership tests at OCS put him in charge of a platoon of 60 cadets. He was responsible for planning and giving operation orders. Some of the problems he had to solve... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Here are FOX43’s Five Games to Watch for this weekseventh straight victory. Their biggest problem this season seems to be finding
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 7 hours ago
seventh straight victory. Their biggest problem this season seems to be finding ways to spread the ball around to their platoon full of major-college recruiting prospects, which is the kind of issue most other teams would love to have. QB Yahmir... Read more
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Philly.com
Why movies are a lifeline for troops overseaswill have a portable DVD player with a four-inch screen and external speakers a
Philly.com / Posted 7 hours ago
will have a portable DVD player with a four-inch screen and external speakers and you’ll have 30 guys watching, a whole platoon,” said Schumann, who served three tours, the last a little more than he could handle. “It’s a way of disconnecting... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Anthony Rizzo and Kris Bryant came up small in Cubs’ biggest gamesthe series. Geez, even Javy Baez did that. Rizzo and Bryant combined for one h
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
the series. Geez, even Javy Baez did that. Rizzo and Bryant combined for one homer and one RBI in the entire NLCS. Dodgers platoon player Enrique Hernandez hit three homers and drove in seven runs in Game 5 alone. The Bryzzo Souvenir Co. was just... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Saturday Best with Ray and Duffin March. Showed she was ready to resume a winner with a trial win at Mudgee, b
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
in March. Showed she was ready to resume a winner with a trial win at Mudgee, beating a good horse. NEXT BEST: CAISSON PLATOON (Race 3, No. 2) Turned in an encouraging first-up run for new trainer Gayna Williams at Coonamble on October 8 over... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Saturday Best with Ray and Duffin March. Showed she was ready to resume a winner with a trial win at Mudgee, b
Daily Telegraph / Posted 18 hours ago
in March. Showed she was ready to resume a winner with a trial win at Mudgee, beating a good horse. NEXT BEST: CAISSON PLATOON (Race 3, No. 2) Turned in an encouraging first-up run for new trainer Gayna Williams at Coonamble on October 8 over... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Saturday Best with Ray and Duffin March. Showed she was ready to resume a winner with a trial win at Mudgee, b
The Courier Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
in March. Showed she was ready to resume a winner with a trial win at Mudgee, beating a good horse. NEXT BEST: CAISSON PLATOON (Race 3, No. 2) Turned in an encouraging first-up run for new trainer Gayna Williams at Coonamble on October 8 over... Read more
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News.com.au
Saturday Best with Ray and Duffin March. Showed she was ready to resume a winner with a trial win at Mudgee, b
News.com.au / Posted 19 hours ago
in March. Showed she was ready to resume a winner with a trial win at Mudgee, beating a good horse. NEXT BEST: CAISSON PLATOON (Race 3, No. 2) Turned in an encouraging first-up run for new trainer Gayna Williams at Coonamble on October 8 over... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Smoky fire at Pen Centre Dollaramalate Thursday afternoon after a small fire started at the Dollarama store. St.
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 22 hours ago
late Thursday afternoon after a small fire started at the Dollarama store. St. Catharines Fire and Emergency Services Platoon Chief Rob Denhollander said the fire that broke out i the loading area was contained by the store's sprinkler... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Smoky fire at Pen Centre Dollaramalate Thursday afternoon after a small fire started at the Dollarama store. St.
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 22 hours ago
late Thursday afternoon after a small fire started at the Dollarama store. St. Catharines Fire and Emergency Services Platoon Chief Rob Denhollander said the fire that broke out i the loading area was contained by the store's sprinkler... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Smoky fire at Pen Centre Dollaramalate Thursday afternoon after a small fire started at the Dollarama store. St.
Welland Tribune / Posted 22 hours ago
late Thursday afternoon after a small fire started at the Dollarama store. St. Catharines Fire and Emergency Services Platoon Chief Rob Denhollander said the fire that broke out i the loading area was contained by the store's sprinkler... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Mandaluyong ‘gunman’ held but arrest questionedBantay Bayan team in Barangay Malamig for more than a decade. Calumba was arre
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 hours ago
Bantay Bayan team in Barangay Malamig for more than a decade. Calumba was arrested by a team led by Senior Insp. Virgilio Platoon as he and his children were eating at a fast food restaurant near the MRT Boni station on Wednesday... Read more
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ABC News
US military launches formal investigation into Niger ambush that killed 4 soldiersteam of eight to 12 American and Nigerien forces who came under attack during t
ABC News / Posted yesterday
team of eight to 12 American and Nigerien forces who came under attack during the mission to the village. The Nigerien platoon was nearby but was not a part of the mission to the village nor was it involved in the firefight. Pentagon officials... Read more
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The Morning Call
Former Orioles outfielder Kim returns home frustrated but hopes to play in majors again in 2018on-base percentage in 2016 and was projected to get additional playing time goi
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
on-base percentage in 2016 and was projected to get additional playing time going into this past season after playing a platoon role. But the emergence of rookie Trey Mancini as the team’s everyday left fielder limited Kim to a bench role. He... Read more
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ABC News
U.S. troops met with ‘overwhelming force’ in Niger ambush, official saysthat's when they were attacked, meaning the Americans were separated at the out
ABC News / Posted yesterday
that's when they were attacked, meaning the Americans were separated at the outset of the gunfight. There was a Nigerien platoon in the general vicinity but they were not part of the mission to the village and they did not participate in the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Former Orioles outfielder Kim returns home frustrated but hopes to play in majors again in 2018on-base percentage in 2016 and was projected to get additional playing time goi
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
on-base percentage in 2016 and was projected to get additional playing time going into this past season after playing a platoon role. But the emergence of rookie Trey Mancini as the team’s everyday left fielder limited Kim to a bench role. He... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Army vet plans to challenge Rep. Collins in 2018 electionnomination on Wednesday. According to the Buffalo News, Bunny is a Syracuse Un
MPNnow.com / Posted yesterday
nomination on Wednesday. According to the Buffalo News, Bunny is a Syracuse University graduate who also served as a platoon leader in the 10th Mountain Division in Iraq. But, he faces an uphill battle challenging Collins, a Republican, who... Read more
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Wayne Post
Army vet plans to challenge Rep. Collins in 2018 electionnomination on Wednesday. According to the Buffalo News, Bunny is a Syracuse Un
Wayne Post / Posted yesterday
nomination on Wednesday. According to the Buffalo News, Bunny is a Syracuse University graduate who also served as a platoon leader in the 10th Mountain Division in Iraq. But, he faces an uphill battle challenging Collins, a Republican, who... Read more
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Business Wire
The Cook & Boardman Group Names Darrin Anderson as New CEOFoods. Mr. Anderson is a graduate of the United States Military Academy in West
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
Foods. Mr. Anderson is a graduate of the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York, and served as a Scout Platoon Leader in Operation Desert Storm and as First Lieutenant at Fort Hood. He earned a Masters of Business Administration... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Tough decisions ahead for city fire servicesand plans with planning and building services. The committee also recommended
St. Catharines Standard / Posted yesterday
and plans with planning and building services. The committee also recommended assigning a fire prevention officer to each platoon and hiring another training officer. Some recommendations cost no money. The committee suggested the city’s current... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Tough decisions ahead for city fire servicesand plans with planning and building services. The committee also recommended
Niagara Falls Review / Posted yesterday
and plans with planning and building services. The committee also recommended assigning a fire prevention officer to each platoon and hiring another training officer. Some recommendations cost no money. The committee suggested the city’s current... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Tough decisions ahead for city fire servicesand plans with planning and building services. The committee also recommended
Welland Tribune / Posted yesterday
and plans with planning and building services. The committee also recommended assigning a fire prevention officer to each platoon and hiring another training officer. Some recommendations cost no money. The committee suggested the city’s current... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Race watch: Davo’s tips for Randwickthem a big start from the wide draw (rain would help him). Zenalicious is down
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
them a big start from the wide draw (rain would help him). Zenalicious is down in class, while Black On Gold and Mortar Platoon are both coming off eye-catching first-up runs. Gauguin and Intueri are capable as well and the chances don’t end... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Race watch: Davo’s tips for Randwickthem a big start from the wide draw (rain would help him). Zenalicious is down
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
them a big start from the wide draw (rain would help him). Zenalicious is down in class, while Black On Gold and Mortar Platoon are both coming off eye-catching first-up runs. Gauguin and Intueri are capable as well and the chances don’t end... Read more
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News.com.au
Race watch: Davo’s tips for Randwickthem a big start from the wide draw (rain would help him). Zenalicious is down
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
them a big start from the wide draw (rain would help him). Zenalicious is down in class, while Black On Gold and Mortar Platoon are both coming off eye-catching first-up runs. Gauguin and Intueri are capable as well and the chances don’t end... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Race watch: Davo’s tips for Randwickthem a big start from the wide draw (rain would help him). Zenalicious is down
Geelong Advertiser / Posted yesterday
them a big start from the wide draw (rain would help him). Zenalicious is down in class, while Black On Gold and Mortar Platoon are both coming off eye-catching first-up runs. Gauguin and Intueri are capable as well and the chances don’t end... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Barangay security volunteer nabbed for Mandaluyong chair’s murderDistrict director Chief Supt. Romulo Sapitula said Christopher Calumba was arre
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
District director Chief Supt. Romulo Sapitula said Christopher Calumba was arrested by a team led by Senior Insp Virgilio Platoon of the Mandaluyong City Police at about 7:30 pm at the Jollibee fastfood branch on EDSA near the Boni MRT Station in... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Why US troops are in Niger12 American and Nigerien forces conducted the meeting in the village and were t
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted yesterday
12 American and Nigerien forces conducted the meeting in the village and were the ones that came under attack. The Nigerien platoon was nearby but not a direct part of the mission to the village nor was it involved in the firefight. Pentagon... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Tazewell veterans seek help with VA from Cheri Bustosof the cases they raised. Omer Peal of Pekin said he came home in 1969 with me
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
of the cases they raised. Omer Peal of Pekin said he came home in 1969 with mental health issues from his tour as an Army platoon sergeant in the Vietnam War. He sought help from the VA in the 1980s. By 2008, “They finally were convinced I was... Read more
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EuroNews
Pentagon Sends Team to Niger to Find Out What Happenedfire but the officials still do not know how many militants may have been wound
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
fire but the officials still do not know how many militants may have been wounded or killed in the firefight. There was a platoon of Niger soldiers nearby but U.S. defense officials cannot confirm reports that any of them were wounded or... Read more
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IGN
RAID: WWII Reviewof Hollywood hits like The Dirty Dozen and The Inglorious Basterds. It conclude
IGN / Posted yesterday
of Hollywood hits like The Dirty Dozen and The Inglorious Basterds. It concludes with our four heroes facing off against a platoon of German soldiers, flanked by explosions and swelling music. As opening movies go, this one is slick and full of... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Vierkant Hopes Bergdahl Gets Time Behind Barsremote base in Afghanistan in 2009, Sioux Falls native and former Army Sergeant
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted yesterday
remote base in Afghanistan in 2009, Sioux Falls native and former Army Sergeant Matt Vierkant has been hoping his fellow platoon member would be brought to justice. It's a topic he thinks about often. "Daily. I have people call me all the time... Read more
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Business Insider
The Rockets pushed the NBA's small-ball era to a new extreme in their big opening-night win over the WarriorsCapela sat, the Rockets turned to either 6-foot-10 power forward Ryan Anderson
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
Capela sat, the Rockets turned to either 6-foot-10 power forward Ryan Anderson at center, or even more drastically, used a platoon of the 6-foot-8 Luc Mbah a Moute and 6-foot-6 P.J. Tucker at center. It appeared to work, too. Capela played 18... Read more
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Daily Mail
Slain Green Berets were 'likely' surprised by ISIS in Nigerarticle A competing narrative suggests that the Green Berets were the ones who
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
article A competing narrative suggests that the Green Berets were the ones who hosted the meeting, and that the Nigerian platoon happened to be nearby. When asked why there was no US reconnaissance drone flying overhead during the patrol, a US... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Tazewell vets seek better VA care through Bustosof the cases they raised. Omer Peal of Pekin said he came home in 1969 with me
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
of the cases they raised. Omer Peal of Pekin said he came home in 1969 with mental health issues from his tour as an Army platoon sergeant in the Vietnam War. He sought help from the VA in the 1980s. By 2008, “They finally were convinced was I... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
NZ’s Oldest Gunner Looking Forward to 150th Celebrationthere were some terrible events, remembering one amusing instance when he was v
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
there were some terrible events, remembering one amusing instance when he was visiting a buddy in a collocated Anti Tank platoon. “As I approached their battle lines, he seemed to be shaking something, like a cock tail container. When I got... Read more
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The Star
Soldiers' widows say letters from president have meaningSgt. 1st Class Keith Callahan, was 31 and on his forth deployment to Iraq when
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
Sgt. 1st Class Keith Callahan, was 31 and on his forth deployment to Iraq when he was killed on Jan. 24, 2007. Callahan, a platoon sergeant, posted himself at a road crossing to act as additional security when an improvised explosive device... Read more
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ABC News
Why US troops are in Niger12 American and Nigerien forces conducted the meeting in the village and were t
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
12 American and Nigerien forces conducted the meeting in the village and were the ones that came under attack. The Nigerien platoon was nearby but not a direct part of the mission to the village nor was it involved in the firefight. Pentagon... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Memorial service pays tribute to fallen Ft. Jackson soldierslife is unpredictable,” said Ashcraft’s friend Private Jarret Honner. “On Oct.
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 2 days ago
life is unpredictable,” said Ashcraft’s friend Private Jarret Honner. “On Oct. 6, we lost more than a platoon member. We lost more than a battle buddy. We lost a dear friend,” he told mourners, who included members of the... Read more
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Gulf News
In their own words: Meet the Philippine troops that killed Daesh-Maute terror leadersweapon, soldiers were able to to shoot Maute in the head and Hapilon in the che
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
weapon, soldiers were able to to shoot Maute in the head and Hapilon in the chest, said 1st Lt. Ronilo Vender, platoon leader of Combat Team Charlie of Task Group Bakal (Iron).Vender told Philippine media that Hapilon and Maute were... Read more
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SportingNews
Dodgers' collection of LA redemption stories spins a tale of triumphway into the mix with a strong season at the plate. In 102 regular-season games
SportingNews / Posted 2 days ago
way into the mix with a strong season at the plate. In 102 regular-season games, he hit .289 with an .895 OPS. He earned a platoon behind the plate with Yasmani Grandal, who was an All-Star in 2015 and received MVP votes in 2016. Barnes had a... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Memorial service pays tribute to fallen Ft. Jackson soldierslife is unpredictable,” said Ashcraft’s friend Private Jarret Honner. “On Oct.
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
life is unpredictable,” said Ashcraft’s friend Private Jarret Honner. “On Oct. 6, we lost more than a platoon member. We lost more than a battle buddy. We lost a dear friend,” he told mourners, who included members of the... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
Conspiracy theorists seek retreat from realityit couldn’t possibly be that lax regulation allowing a homicidal lunatic to car
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted 2 days ago
it couldn’t possibly be that lax regulation allowing a homicidal lunatic to carry enough military rifles to arm an infantry platoon into a hotel and convert them to auto-fire without breaking a single law until the moment he began shooting might be... Read more
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KERA North Texas
'Trump's Claim Is Wrong': Comments On Presidents' Calls To Military Families Rebuttedin November 2010. Second Lt. Robert Michael Kelly was killed when he stepped on
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
in November 2010. Second Lt. Robert Michael Kelly was killed when he stepped on a landmine while on patrol with his platoon of Marines. He was posthumously promoted to first lieutenant. "I said it very loud and clear yesterday. The hardest... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Bergdahl guilty pleas leave room for drama at sentencingthat his actions — and subsequent military search missions — put fellow service
Lake Placid News / Posted 3 days ago
that his actions — and subsequent military search missions — put fellow service members in harm's way. "I left my fellow platoon mates," he told the judge. "That's very inexcusable." At sentencing, the judge is expected to weigh factors... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Army Sgt. Bergdahl pleads guilty to deserting his posta joke." Pressed by the judge about his actions, Bergdahl acknowledged endange
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
a joke." Pressed by the judge about his actions, Bergdahl acknowledged endangering his fellow service members. "I left my platoon in a battlefield ... a situation that could easily turn into a life-or-death situation," he said. At his sentencing,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Army seizes BIFF guns, explosiveslocal terror groups in Central Mindanao,” dela Vega said. Meanwhile, five New
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
local terror groups in Central Mindanao,” dela Vega said. Meanwhile, five New People’s Army (NPA) rebels belonging to the Platoon Myphone of Guerilla Front 73 surrendered to elements of the 57th Infantry Battalion and Philippine Marines in... Read more
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