CAMP SIONGCO, MAGUINDANAO – A soldier used to be pretty injured when suspected Moro militants residing off an improvised bomb along the nationwide twin carriageway in Datu Hofer, Maguindanao on Monday morning.
Major Arvin John Encinas, talking for the 6th Infantry Division, stated the blast that hurt a soldier used to be the second improvised bomb residing off by suspected people of an Islamic Divulge (IS)-linked armed community using a mobile cellular phone as a triggering tool.
Citing self-discipline experiences, Encinas stated an IED exploded beside the twin carriageway in Barangay Labu-Labu 2, Datu Hofer town about 6 a.m. No one used to be hurt within the first blast.
Squaddies from the 57th Infantry Battalion proceeded to the blast method to behavior a post-blast investigation but one other IED exploded within the neighborhood that pretty injured a soldier.
Encinas stated the wounded infantryman used to be rushed to the Maguindanao Integrated Provincial Clinic.
The incident also compelled police to shut down parts of the twin carriageway between Ampatuan, Maguindanao to Esperanza, Sultan Kudarat whereas the post-blast investigation used to be happening. Visitors used to be reopened about 7 a.m.
No one has claimed responsibility for the twin bombing however the Military believed the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) were within the support of the attack.
Police and protection force authorities stated the IEDs acquire the trademark of BIFF and connected to assorted IEDs residing off in Maguindanao, Sultan Kudarat, and North Cotabato provinces.
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