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2 killed, 2 hurt in North Cotabato shooting incident

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews / 29 June) – Two farmers were killed and two other persons were wounded in a gun attack Thursday night in Matalam town in North Cotabato by motorcycle-riding assailants. Chief Inspector Sunny Leoncito, chief of the Matalam police, identified the slain victims as Isidro Mata Cantil, and Ruben Alcalde Ramujal, both residents […]

4 drug suspects killed in North Cotabato

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews / 26 January) – Four drug suspects have been killed since Tuesday in three separate incidents in North Cotabato. Two were killed in Kabacan, one in Matalam, and one in Kidapawan City, police said. Supt. Bernard Tayong, Cotabato Provincial Police Office spokesperson said three of the slain suspects shot it out with […]

MILF, MNLF to help in campaign vs illegal drugs

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews/15 September) – Commanders from the Moro Islamic Liberation Front and Moro National Liberation Front have vowed to to help in the government’s campaign against illegal drugs, a police official said. Senior Supt. Jonathan Tangonan, officer-in-charge of the Cotabato Police Provincial Office, said the commanders manifested their support in a covenant signed after a “special meeting” […]