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× Solcom: 5 soldiers slain by NPA is ‘fake news’

LUCENA CITY ---- The spokesperson of the military's Southern Luzon Command (Solcom) admitted that an encounter between government forces and New People's Army (NPA) rebels happened in General Nakar, Quezon on Friday but denied that five Army soldiers were killed.

Solcom spokesman Lt. Col. Dennis Cana tagged the NPA report as "fake news."

"There was a just an exchange of gunfire after residents…

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