Captive soldiers

Members of the New People’s Army guard their “prisoners of war,” Pfc Samuel Garay (2nd from L) and Sgt Solaiman Calocop (3rd from L) of the 39th Infantry Battalion before the two soldiers were released to government officials and peace advocates in the hinterlands of Matanao, Davao del Sur on April 19, 2017. Garay and Calocop were captured by the NPA on February 2, 2017 in Columbio, Sultan Kudarat while they were on their way to Makilala, North Cotabato. MindaNews photo by Manman Dejeto