Isabel Santiago
Herminio Alfonso Command, Front 53, NPA-Southern Mindanao
29 July 2012
Operatives from the Herminio Alfonso Command-Guerilla Front 53 Operations Command of the New People’s Army punished the notorious paramilitary leader Abantas Ansabo alias Kumander Ibon, who was responsible for various grave crimes against  humanity and banditry, July 27 at 6AM in Sitio Kiapat, Barangay Ganatan, Arakan, North Cotabato.  The NPA arrested and later released six of his armed minions/Cafgus including his vice commanding officer, and confiscated a Garand rifle and two shotgun rifles.