Philippines - Abu Sayyaf

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Recent articles: Abu Sayyaf threatens to kill captive taken in Sabah – report 09/30 German hostages in Philippines plead for freedom 09/29 German captives plead to be set free in southern Philippines 09/29 Mahigit 1,000 sundalo inilipat sa Sulu laban sa Abu Sayyaf 09/28 Troops deploy after ASG threatens German hostages 09/28 Islamic State ‘brand’ gains ground among Asian militants 09/26 Al Qaida-linked Abu Sayyaf pledges allegiance to Islamic State (IS) and threatens to execute two German captives 09/26 Will Philippine rebels behead German hostage? 09/26 Philippine Islamist Militants Threaten German Hostages 09/26 Philippine gov't vows to hunt down Abu Sayyaf militants 09/25 Philippine Militants Threaten to Kill Two Germans Over Berlin Supporting Anti-IS Coalition 09/25 Abu Sayyaf 'seeking global attention' with hostage kill threat 09/25 AFP: Efforts ongoing to rescue Germans from Abu Sayyaf Group 09/25 Abu Sayyaf threatens to kill German hostages over military action in Iraq 09/25 Growing concern for two German hostages in the Philippines 09/25 Philippine Islamist militants threaten to kill German captives 09/25 Philippine rebels threaten hostages 09/24 Philippine Islamist militants threaten to kill German captives 09/24 Abu Sayyaf vows to kill hostages if Germany keeps fighting Islamic State 09/24 Philippine police investigate Islamist militants' threat to kill German hostage 09/24 Filipino ISIS Group Holding Two Germans Hostage 09/24 Philippine Militants Threaten to Kill Two Germans Over Berlin Supporting Anti-IS Coalition 09/24 Red alert up over Sabah vs. Abu Sayyaf’s Hapilon 09/22 China Warns Citizens to Stay Away From Philippines 09/16 PHILIPPINES: The Chinese Threat Grows 09/14 Breakaway Philippine rebels align with IS 09/14 Philippines initiates probe over Filipino militants in Syria : September 13, 2014, 4:44 pm 09/13 Philippines starts inquiry into Filipino militants in Syria 09/13 Philippines begins inquiry into Filipino militants in Syria 09/13 Chinese teen kidnapped in Philippines 09/12 China issues travel warning for the Philippines 09/12 Philippines foils car-bomb plot at airport, shopping mall 09/01 Army officer killed in encounter with suspected Abu Sayyaf members in Basilan 08/31 Soldier wounded in encounter with suspected Abu Sayyaf members in Basilan 08/31 Mechanic abducted in Sulu freed – report 08/29 Filipino bishops to counter Islamic State group 08/28 Filipino bishops vow to counter Islamic State militants, send aid to Christians 08/28 Army checking reports Filipinos have joined IS 08/27 AFP chief sending Marines to secure Zamboanga City 08/24 Suspected Abu Sayyaf member captured in Zamboanga City 08/20 Philippines: Fear again returns to Zamboanga 08/19 Philippine militants abduct mechanic, kill another 08/17 BIFF, Abu Sayyaf pledge allegiance to Islamic State jihadists 08/15 Image of Asia: Modernizing the Philippine military 08/14 Photo posted of Germans believed kidnapped by Abu Sayyaf 08/13 Philippine military searching for German hostages in southern jungle Girlie 08/12 Arrested Filipino militant: Terror suspect alive 08/06 Filipino militant claims top terror suspect believed killed actually still alive 08/06 Philippine military admits Islamist bomb maker was not killed in 2012 08/06 'Slain' Southeast Asian Militant is Alive: Philippines 08/06 Malaysian terror suspect still alive, says detained Abu Sayyaf commander in Manila 08/06 Arrested Filipino militant: Terror suspect alive 08/05 Abu Sayyaf release kidnapped woman in Sulu 08/04 AFP actively trying to rescue Abu Sayyaf hostages – Western Mindanao Command 08/02 'Di lang pinagbabaril: Abu Sayyaf, pinasabugan din ang mga minasaker na sibilyan sa Sulu 07/31 Infant among 23 dead in brazen Sulu ambush 07/31 Death toll rises to 21 in southern Philippines ambush 07/29 Death toll rises to 23 in Philippine road attack 07/29 Death toll climbs to 23 in Abu Sayyaf attack on villagers in southern Philippines 07/29 Sulu victims on way to Eid'l Fitr feast; death toll now at 23 07/29 Philippine military says at least 16 villagers killed by Abu Sayyaf militants in road ambush 07/28 Abu Sayyaf Rebels Kill 16 Civilians in Philippines 07/28 Islamist militants kill 18 civilians in Philippines 07/28 Vans attacked in Philippine ambush 07/28 Filipino militants kill 16 villagers: army 07/28 Filipino extremists kill at least 16 villagers 07/28 Death toll rises to 21 in southern Philippines ambush 07/28 19 heading home for Eid gunned down by Abu Sayyaf in southern Philippines 07/28 Abu Sayyaf gunmen kill 21 Filipinos in road attack 07/28 Abu Sayyaf militants suspected in deadly Eid attack in Philippines 07/28 16 killed in Philippines in Islamist militants' attack 07/28 5 killed in Philippine army clash with Muslim militants, including kidnappers of 2 Americans 07/25 Philippine Soldiers Clash With Militants; Five Dead 07/25 Philippine soldiers clash with militants; 5 dead 07/25 Abu Sayyaf sub-leader, 2 followers killed in Basilan clash 07/25 Abu Sayyaf militants free anti-poverty workers 07/23 17 Muslim Rebels dead, says Philippine Military Official 07/21 Abu Sayyaf releases DSWD personnel kidnapped in Sulu 07/19 Abu Sayyaf bandits kidnap 3 social workers in Sulu 07/18 Military: Germans abducted by Filipino extremists 07/17 Six Philippine troops killed in friendly fire 07/11 World's Worst: Jihadist groups across globe vie for terror spotlight 07/10 Philippines Says Friendly Fire Killed Six Soldiers Last Month 07/10 Philippines says friendly fire killed 6 soldiers 07/10 U.S. reduces counter-terrorism role in Philippines 07/10 Marine officer killed in Abu Sayyaf encounter cremated in Iloilo 07/07 Malaysia asks PHL for help in tracking militants with Abu Sayyaf ties 07/05 AP INTERVIEW: Jordanian militant leader says Jordan is not immune to regional chaos 07/04 Philippine security forces in south on alert due to terror threat 06/29 New group may be behind threat to Davao City – AFP EastMinCom 06/29 Davao City on heightened alert; PNoy alerted Duterte on security threat 06/27 US ends anti-terror force in the Philippines 06/26 U.S. Ends Philippines Anti-Terror Force 06/26 US to disband joint Philippine anti-terror task force, its job largely done 06/26 Top JI operative is alive and a threat: military 06/21 Death toll in southern Philippines clash rises to 40 06/20 17 Killed in Philippines Clash with Muslim Extremists: Military 06/19 Philippine militants kill 6 soldiers, marine in fierce fighting in south 06/19 Filipino Militant Nabbed for US, Australian Abductions 06/17 Philippines forces capture Abu Sayyaf militant linked to kidnappings of American, Australian 06/16