The terrorists groups continued recruiting civilians in Mindanao to reinforce their capability after the government liberated Marawi City.
According to Acting Spokesman Col. Edgar Arevalo military were already monitored the recruitment of the terrorists to Civilians.
“May mga activities po tayo na isinasagawa upang siguruhin na hindi na sila makakapangalap ng additional members pa at hindi na sila mulig makagagawa ng pag gambala katulad ng ginawa nila sa Marawi at sa iba pang bahagi ng bansa,”
“Ang hindi po natin masyadong napapansin ay ang operation ng AFP to prevent the terrorist groups from further increasing their number dahil patuloy pa rin po silang nagre-recruit ng mga miyembro diyan sa paligid ng Marawi,”
Arevalo said that he assured the public that AFP will do everything to prevent the activities of the terrorists recruitment.
Furthermore, Arevalo added that the terrorists continuously recruiting civilians, the military group never stop working to prevent the recruiting activity.