Duterte honors soldiers slain in Samar encounter

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Published November 16, 2019, 9:02 AM

By Argyll Cyrus Geducos and Marie Tonette Marticio

President Duterte has posthumously conferred the Order of Lapu-Lapu, Rank of Kalasag on the six Army soldiers who were killed in an encounter with the New People’s Army (NPA) in Eastern Samar early this week.

Duterte went to Camp General Vicente Lukban in Catbalogan City Friday evening to honor the soldiers who perished in a clash with Communist insurgents in Borongan, Eastern Samar. (Photo via Marie Marticio / MANILA BULLETIN) 

Duterte went to Camp General Vicente Lukban in Catbalogan City Friday evening to honor the soldiers who perished in a clash with Communist insurgents in Borongan, Eastern Samar.

The recipients of the award were SSgt. Rex Jadulco, Sgt. Ronaldo Go, Sgt. Limar

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