2 militiamen wounded in Basilan clash PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 08 February 2015 15:07

Two militia volunteers were wounded in a firefight with Abu Sayyaf gunmen in Sumisip, Basilan Saturday morning.

A military report identified those wounded as Sahid Liberal, 24, of Barangay Pamatsaken, Sumisip, and Rajim Mampawi, 32, of Barangay Guiong, also in Sumisip.

Liberal and Mampawi, both of the SCAA of Manggal Marbedco and other companions were fired upon by Abu Sayyaf militants around 8:30 a.m. triggering a gunbattle.

The two militiamen were brought to Zamboanga City for treatment.