CAGAYAN de Oro City (Golden Journal / 12/14/15) - The Army’s 4th Infantry Division (4ID) “demilitarized” 186 firearms during a ceremony here Monday morning last week.
4ID commander Maj. Gen. Oscar Lactao led the destruction of the loose firearms witnessed by local officials.
Members of the Army’s general staff also joined the destruction of the firearms, most of them assault rifles.
The military used iron cutters to cut the firearms and render them unserviceable.
Lactao said that the military here conducts the “demilitarization” of firearms twice a year.