Philippines, Terrorism, Level 3: Multiple rebels killed in security operation – Dolores, Philippines

2021-08-16: On Monday (16.08.), 16 supporters of the New People’s Army were killed during a security operation in Dolores, Eastern Samar province.
Heightened security measures and operations of security forces are to be expected. Armed clashes are possible during arrests of terror suspects. Travellers are advised to exercise high caution, to strictly avoid operations of security forces, and to follow instructions from security forces.