CAMP TEODULFO BAUTISTA STATION HOSPITAL, Jolo, Sulu (DWDD) – 17 soldiers were wounded in an encounter with the terrorist group Abu Sayyaf in Patikul, Sulu.
According to initial reports, there are seven (7) terrorist ASG confirmed killed in the engagement. Their cadavers are currently at the morgue of Camp Teodulfo Bautista Station Hospital in Jolo, Sulu.
Meanwhile, the wounded soldiers are recuperating at the same medical facility and all were declared out of danger.
Operations are on-going. MCAG