Philippines - Abu Sayyaf

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rss.cnn.com Abu Sayyaf release 'final' hostage video 05/23
telegraph.co.uk How Abu Sayyaf, the Islamist terror gang, made a business out of beheadings 05/20
turkishweekly.net Abu Sayyaf injures 7 troops in south Philippines 05/18
foxnews.com Philippine president-elect to offer Cabinet posts to rebels 05/16
scmp.com Philippine Islamist kidnappers demand $13 million ransom by June 13 or western hostage will die 05/16
dnaindia.com Philippines president-elect Duterte to reimpose death penalty, offer Cabinet posts to Communist rebels 05/16
stripes.com Philippine terror group sets June deadline to kill foreigner 05/16
turkishweekly.net Philippine militants release another hostage video 05/16
thejakartapost.com Government knows nothing about ransom: Minister 05/14
turkishweekly.net Indonesian crew freed in Philippines arrive in Jakarta 05/13
thejakartapost.com Minister praises TNI for role in bringing home hostages 05/13
thejakartapost.com Freed hostages ready to return to Indonesia 05/12
thejakartapost.com Indonesia thanks Philippines for hostage release 05/11
thejakartapost.com Four remaining Indonesians released by Abu Sayyaf: Jokowi 05/11
upi.com Islamist militants release four sailors held hostage in Philippines 05/11
nzherald.co.nz Indonesia: 4 citizens held hostage in Philippines released 05/11
thejakartapost.com Sailors’ employer pays ransom to release Indonesian hostages 05/11
thejakartapost.com Hostages undergoing medical check-ups before their return to Indonesia: Minister 05/11
vancouversun.com Matthew Fisher: What the new Philippine president-elect means for hostages held by Abu Sayyaf 05/09
turkishweekly.net Indonesia to form anti-kidnapping patrol with neighbors 05/05
asiapacific.anu.edu.au Mindanao after 9 May 05/05
nationmultimedia.com Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines sign maritime security declaration 05/05
voanews.com East Asia Trio Agree to Boost Maritime Security 05/05
dnaindia.com Indonesia and neighbours agree to joint patrol waters to curb kidnappings 05/05
scmp.com Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia to conduct maritime patrols against militant pirates 05/05
cnn.com Militants release new hostage video 05/04
thejakartapost.com Manila to use ‘language of force’ vs Abu Sayyaf 05/04
thejakartapost.com Who released the sailors? Untold story behind hostage rescue 05/04
bbc.co.uk Abu Sayyaf hostages make video plea 05/03
nzherald.co.nz Filipino militants threaten 3 hostages after beheading 1 05/03
thejakartapost.com Indonesia-Philippines leaders' communication key in the release of hostages 05/03
dnaindia.com Philippine militants threaten hostages in video warning 05/03
thejakartapost.com C.Java hostage’s family ‘excited’ at his release 05/03
vancouversun.com Matthew Fisher: If Filipinos know the mystery terrorist who beheaded John Ridsdel, they’re not saying 05/03
vancouversun.com ‘We will behead this all anytime’: Full transcript of new Abu Sayyaf video showing three hostages 05/02
mizzima.com 10 Indonesian hostages freed in Philippines: police 05/02
thejakartapost.com Govt shifts focus to saving four remaining Indonesian captives 05/02
thejakartapost.com “Thank you for having released our brother...” 05/02
turkishweekly.net Philippines ‘pleased’ with release of 10 Indonesians 05/02
thejakartapost.com Cambodia sending students home early to cope with heat wave 05/02
thejakartapost.com Abu Sayyaf captives back on Indonesian soil 05/02
thejakartapost.com No ransom paid for release of 10 Indonesians, negotiator claims 05/02
thejakartapost.com Philippine gov’t ‘pleased’ with Abu Sayyaf release of 10 Indonesians 05/02
thejakartapost.com Family elated after Abu Sayyaf hostage’s release 05/02
thejakartapost.com Govt discusses release of 4 captured sailors 05/02
vancouversun.com Matthew Fisher: Visit the southern Philippines at your peril 05/02
nzherald.co.nz Militants free 10 Indonesian hostages in south Philippines 05/01
scmp.com Philippine Abu Sayyaf rebels free 10 Indonesian hostages who are crew of a Taiwanese-owned tugboat 05/01
hosted.ap.org Militants free 10 Indonesian hostages in south Philippines 05/01
thejakartapost.com Philippine militants free 10 Indonesian hostages 05/01
aljazeera.com Philippines: Abu Sayyaf frees 10 Indonesian captives 05/01
dw.com Islamist militant rebels release 10 Indonesian hostages in Philippines 05/01
stripes.com Militants free 10 Indonesian hostages in south Philippines 05/01
myaccount.nytimes.com Abu Sayyaf Releases 10 Indonesian Sailors Held Hostage in Philippines 05/01
upi.com 10 Indonesian hostages in Philippines released by Abu Sayyaf terror group 05/01
edition.cnn.com Indonesian sailors freed by Philippines terror group Abu Sayyaf 05/01
antaranews.com Philippine Island rebels free 10 Indonesia hostages 05/01
thejakartapost.com Pressure to rescue Abu Sayyaf hostages demands discretion 04/30
vancouversun.com Fisher: After Canadian hostage beheaded, $1M reportedly paid to terrorists for 10 Indonesian sailors 04/30
strategypage.com ALGERIA: Something To Die For 04/29
strategypage.com ATTRITION: The Air War Against ISIL 04/29
strategypage.com ARMOR: What Colombia And Iraq Have In Common 04/29
strategypage.com KOREA: Contamination Reaching Critical Levels 04/28
strategypage.com WARPLANES: The Other Russian Gunship Goes To War 04/28
strategypage.com SPECIAL OPERATIONS: What Makes It All So Special 04/28
stripes.com Canada's Justin Trudeau wants the world to stop paying ransoms to terrorists 04/28
hosted.ap.org After hostage beheading, is Philippines facing IS threat? 04/28
vanguardngr.com Pacquiao shocked as Islamic militants plan to kidnap him or his children 04/28
strategypage.com ELECTRONIC WEAPONS: Russia Opens Up 04/28
stripes.com US beefs up surveillance over Islamic State in Libya 04/28
voanews.com Pacquiao Presses Senatorial Campaign Despite Kidnap Threat 04/28
stripes.com Facing skepticism, military leaders say Islamic State strategy is making headway 04/28
vancouversun.com Matthew Fisher: Manhunt on for elusive, one-armed leader of Abu Sayyaf in Philippines 04/28
thejakartapost.com Philippine troops hunt extremists who beheaded Canadian 04/27
cnn.com Head of state: 'Smash' militants 04/27
strategypage.com MURPHY'S LAW: The Lessons Of Iraq 04/27
strategypage.com WARPLANES: Giving The Infantry Their Own Bomber Aircraft 04/27
strategypage.com SPECIAL OPERATIONS: The Tunisian Revelations 04/27
strategypage.com INDIA-PAKISTAN: Unfriendly Persuasion 04/27
nzherald.co.nz Q&A: What you need to know about the Abu Sayyaf group 04/27
foxnews.com Philippines checking if headless body is that of Canadian 04/27
turkishweekly.net Philippines: 'Foreigner beheaded despite cash offer' 04/27
thejakartapost.com Aquino: Canadian's killers also plotted to kidnap Pacquiao 04/27
scmp.com Philippines president says Abyu Sayyaf terrorists had plotted to kidnap boxing star Manny Pacquiao 04/27
vancouversun.com Matthew Fisher: Don’t criticize leaders for harrowing decisions on ransom demands 04/27
dw.com Philippines President vows to 'neutralize' Islamist militants after beheading 04/27
aljazeera.com 'Cold-blooded': Trudeau condemns beheading of Canadian 04/26
voanews.com Analysts: Philippine Beheading for Money, Not Religion 04/26
voanews.com Indonesia to Hold Regional Talks After Kidnappings at Sea 04/26
turkishweekly.net Philippines: Killers of Canadian 'will' be tracked down 04/26
thejakartapost.com Indonesia wants hostages freed ASAP, without ransom payment 04/26
mypetjawa.mu.nu Germany Pays Islamic Terrorists Ransom For Kidnapped Hostages 04/26
foxnews.com Philippine troops hunt down extremists who beheaded Canadian 04/26
thejakartapost.com Canadian man decapitated by Philippine extremists 04/26
rediff.com Canadian hostage killed by Islamist militants in Philippines 04/26
bbc.co.uk Trudeau outrage at Philippines murder 04/26
csmonitor.com After Canadian beheaded, Philippines military pressured to save 20 hostages 04/26
bbc.co.uk Who are the Abu Sayyaf group? 04/26
edition.cnn.com Abu Sayyaf: Extremists or profiteers? 04/26
myaccount.nytimes.com Abu Sayyaf Militants Thriving as Hostage-Takers in Philippines 04/26

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