2 soldiers killed, 5 others wounded in Christmas ambush

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Dec 25 2019 12:04 PM

MANILA - Two soldiers were killed while 5 others were wounded in an ambush attack in Pagayawan, Lanao del Sur before Christmas Day. 

The soldiers, members of the 55th Infantry Battalion, were conducting clearing operations when the attack happened at around 7 a.m. Tuesday. 

The wounded soldiers are still being treated in the hospital.

-report from Roxanne Arevalo, ABS-CBN News