NPA tactical offensives, armed engagements inflict 20 fatalities, foil AFP assaults in Davao provinces, North Cotabato ·
On February 25, at around 10:30 in the morning, NPA units under the Mt. Apo Sub-Regional Operations Command engaged a joint operation of the 39th IB and 73rd IB CAFGU in SitioBalotakay , Brgy, Managa in Bansalan, North Cotabato. Enemy fatalities ran up to 11 with several other soldiers severely wounded in the clash.