Category Archives: killed in action

Families of slain, wounded troopers in North Cot receive livelihood aid

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews / 06 October) —  Sixteen families of soldiers and police personnel in North Cotabato who were wounded or killed in the battle field received livelihood assistance from the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) in Region 12. One of the beneficiaries was Lorlene Apostol whose husband, Sgt. Andrew Apostol, was killed in an […]

“Friendly fire” in Marawi: 12 killed in 51 days; probe results out after end of combat operations

ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews / 13 July) – “Friendly fire” has claimed the lives of 12 out of 92 soldiers killed in action in Marawi City in 51 days of fighting as of Wednesday, and while investigations have been ordered on the May 31 and July 12 incidents, the results of the first probe will be […]