Philippines - Abu Sayyaf

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Recent articles: MILF rebels slam military killings despite Bangsamoro peace deal 04/15 MILF exec: AFP error may have caused MILF deaths in Basilan clash 04/15 A brief look at Afghan elections: Who is who? 04/15 Philippines army says no let up in Abu Sayyaf battle 04/15 Muslim rebels to Philippine military: exercise caution to uphold peace deal 04/15 Sabah team heading to Mindanao to help free abducted Chinese 04/14 Military: No MILF involved in Basilan clash 04/14 Philippines army shoots dead 2 members of kidnap gang 04/14 Soldiers wounded in Basilan clash get morale boost from Pacman 04/13 Philippine forces kill 1 extremist in new clash 04/13 Abu Sayyaf gunman killed in new clash in Jolo 04/13 2 Abu Sayyaf militants killed in Philippine raid 04/13 2 Philippine soldiers, 5 militants die in clashes 04/12 5 Abu Sayyaf dead as Philippine troops fight back 04/12 Military official: 12 confirmed killed in Friday's Basilan clash 04/12 3 dead, 20 wounded in southern Philippine clash 04/11 Philippines: 18 soldiers wounded in Abu Sayyaf clashes 04/11 20 soldiers wounded in Basilan clash with Abu Sayyaf – military 04/11 18 soldiers wounded in ongoing clash with Abu Sayyaf extremists in southern Philippines 04/11 Malaysia: Abductors want $11.3M for Chinese woman 04/10 Abductors seek $11.3M ransom for Chinese seized off Borneo island: Malaysia 04/10 Abu Sayyaf demands US$11 million for Chinese hostage 04/10 Kidnappers demand 11 million dollars for Chinese tourist 04/10 Report: Gunmen in Sabah abduction demand P500M for 1 of 2 hostages   04/10 18 soldiers wounded in Basilan encounter – AFP official 04/10 China denies ransom demand for tourist 04/10 Sabah authorities detain 2 relatives of abducted Pinay – report 04/06 Sabah kidnappers telephone Chinese victim’s family 04/06 Kidnappers telephone family of Chinese tourist kidnapped in Sabah 04/05 Philippines says captives are on southern island 04/04 Philippine troops join hunt for Chinese tourist kidnapped in Malaysia 04/04 Basilan school principal released 3 days after abduction 04/04 Sabah resort kidnap: Hunt is on for Haji Gulam and men 04/04 Kidnapping of tourist in Malaysia scares Chinese 04/03 Kidnappers of two women from Sabah resort involved in two other similar cases 04/03 Gunmen abduct women from Malaysia dive resort 04/03 Sabah still involved in territorial row 04/03 Suspected Abu Sayyaf men abduct school principal in Basilan 03/31 Philippines signs historic peace deal with Muslim rebel group 03/27 Philippine town vice mayor freed by kidnappers 03/06 Titser sa Sulu, dinukot umano ng mga miyembro ng Abu Sayyaf 03/05 Philippine forces searching for southern town's vice mayor after husband reported abduction 03/05 Philippine town vice mayor reportedly abducted 03/05 Suspected Abu Sayyaf bandit in Dos Palmas kidnapping arrested in Basilan 03/05 Philippine gunmen abduct 2 children, nanny, driver 03/03 2 kids, nanny, driver abducted in Sulu 03/03 Filipino sisters freed from eight months of captivity 02/21 2 Filipino sisters escape from extremists with cat 02/21 2 Filipino sisters freed from 8 months in jungle captivity by Abu Sayyaf extremists 02/21 2 Filipino sisters free from 8 months of captivity 02/20 2 Filipino sisters free after being held for 8 months in jungle by Abu Sayyaf extremists 02/20 Armed men grab couple in Sulu; military suspects Abu Sayyaf 02/16 Suspected Filipino extremists abduct couple 02/16 Engineer, wife kidnaped in southern Philippines 02/15 2 killed in Sulu clash between Abu Sayyaf, govt forces 02/14 Filipino marines kill 6 Muslim extremists in clash 02/10 Philippine marines kill Abu Sayyaf fighters 02/10 Military: 6 Abu Sayyaf members killed in Sulu clash, leader believed wounded 02/10 Philippine marines kill 6 Abu Sayyaf militants in clash, capture jungle lair 02/09 Rep. Biazon warns of war if Bangsamoro peace deal fails 01/30 Jihadist announces creation of ISIL branch in Lebanon 01/25 PHL military to expand counter-terrorism unit 01/07 Philippines to strengthen special forces unit 01/07 Philippines military to expand counter-terrorism unit 01/06 Philippines: Bomb at New Year's Eve Party Kills 6 01/01 Palace condemns Basilan New Year blast, orders hunt vs perpetrators 01/01 Deadly bomb attacks in southern Philippines 01/01 5 dead in New Year’s Eve bombing in Basilan 12/31 Six killed in New Year's Eve bomb blast in Philippines 12/31 Philippine police arrest Abu Sayyaf militant 12/26 The Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters: The Newest Obstacles to Peace in the Southern Philippines? 12/24 High-ranking Abu Sayyaf member dies evading arrest in Sulu 12/23 Abu Sayyaf key member killed in southern Philippines 12/23 Kidnapped Taiwanese found in Philippines 12/21 Kidnapped Taiwanese released in Philippines 12/21 Abu Sayyaf freed Taiwanese hostage, says Philippine military 12/21 Taiwan woman kidnapped in Malaysia returns home 12/21 Abducted woman rescued with help of Taiwan President's nephew – report 12/21 Abducted Taiwanese woman Evelyn Chang found in southern Philippines 12/20 Kidnapped Taiwanese tourist released in southern Philippines 12/20 Taiwanese tourist kidnapped in Malaysia in November released in southern Philippines 12/20 Taiwanese tourist abducted in Malaysia found in Philippines 12/20 AFP to give full military honors to late Chief of Staff Gen. Delfin Bangit 12/14 Five fishermen slain in Sulu sea by suspected pirates 12/07 Philippine kidnap ordeal going into my book, says Jordanian 12/06 No ransom paid for Atyani's freedom – Jordan honorary consul 12/06 Jordanian journalist will include his abduction in a book on covering conflict 12/06 Freed Jordanian names Filipino extremist kidnapper 12/05 Jordanian journalist Atyani escaped from Abu Sayyaf —report 12/05 Freed Jordanian journalist identifies Filipino militant kidnapper 12/05 Al-Arabiya reporter released from captivity in Philippines 12/04 Al-Arabiya says reporter seized in Philippines freed 12/04 Jordanian reporter recovering after Philippine kidnap ordeal 12/04 Jordan confirms release of kidnapped journalist in Philippines 12/04 Militants in southern Philippines release Jordanian journalist after 1 1/2 years in captivity 12/03 AP PHOTOS: Wary Afghans register to vote 11/26 al Qaeda-linked militants kidnap Jesus in Philippines 11/19 Filipino militants abduct provincial treasurer 11/19 Abu Sayyaf militants barge into Philippine provincial government compound, abduct treasurer 11/18 Filipino militants abduct provincial treasurer 11/18