3 BIFF members surrender in Cotabato


Three alleged members of the lawless group Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) have surrendered to authorities in Pikit, Cotabato, military said Sunday, March 22.

Maj. Gen. Diosdado Carreon, commander of the Joint Task Force Central, identified those who surrendered Friday, March 20, to the soldiers of the 7th Infantry Battalion, as Daud Raguiab, Faizal Pangilan, and Ali Udas Kasim.

The surrender was a result of the military’s continuing convergence efforts and information operations in the area, he said.

The three also yielded one Cal .50 rifle, one RPG, one M79 Grenade Launcher, and pieces of ammunition. #