Philippines - Abu Sayyaf

Rebels in southern Phillipines See summary

Recent articles: Three Indonesians kidnapped by Abu Sayyaf 01/20 Piracy Prompts Shippers to Avoid Seas West of Philippines 01/20 Islamic State-linked Militants Release 2 Filipino Hostages 01/19 Duterte threatens to impose martial law in the Philippines 01/15 Philippine Islamist militants free Korean and Filipino from cargo ship 01/14 Abu Sayyaf releases South Korean, Filipino hostages 01/14 Militants Free Captain, Crewman Kidnapped Off Philippines   01/14 South Korean hostage released in Philippines: Govt 01/14 South Korean and Filipino hostages released by Abu Sayyaf 01/14 8 fishermen killed in suspected pirate attack in Philippines 01/10 Sulu Sea kidnappings a threat to merchant shipping: report 01/10 Eight Philippine fishermen shot dead at sea 01/10 Maritime kidnappings at 10-year high: watchdog 01/10 8 fishermen killed in suspected pirate attack in Philippines 01/09 Leader of Philippine group sympathetic to IS group killed 01/04 One die, 158 inmates escape in shocking Philippine prison break 01/04 Bomb explodes at Philippines boxing match 12/29 Bomb blasts hurt more than 30 at Philippine boxing match 12/28 Bomb Blasts Hurt at Least 32 at Philippine Boxing Match 12/28 State Department issues a new warning on the southern Philippines 12/21 Four snatched off Philippines near Abu Sayyaf stronghold 12/21 4 Filipino fishermen feared kidnapped by southern militants 12/20 Envoy to PH awarded for outstanding work on citizen protection 12/17 Threat of kidnapping gangs brings extended curfew off coast of East Malaysia 12/13 Philippine troops kill 10 Islamist militants in offensive 12/12 Three soldiers killed in clash with Islamist militants in Philippines 12/11 3 Filipino soldiers dead, 17 wounded in clash with militants 12/11 Malaysia police kill key Abu Sayyaf militant in shootout 12/10 3 Filipino soldiers dead, 17 wounded in clash with militants 12/10 Abu Sayyaf commander 'killed in Malaysia' 12/10 Military: 50,000 ISIS fighters killed 12/09 IS setting up base in Philippines 12/06 Philippine Leader Suggests Talks With Violent Muslim Rebels 12/02 Philippines: 9 injured in bomb blast 11/29 9 injured in bomb targeting Duterte team 11/28 Talks, not war may solve Philippine conflict: Duterte 11/26 Philippines` Duterte urges Abu Sayyaf to stop kidnapping, start talks 11/25 Philippines' Duterte urges Abu Sayyaf to stop kidnappings, start talks 11/25 Minister confident cooperation in Sulu Sea will defeat piracy 11/22 2 more Indonesian fishermen abducted off Malaysian state 11/20 Two Indonesian fisherman abducted near Malaysia: official 11/20 Philippines tries to intercept bandits as more Indonesians snatched at sea 11/19 Myanmar exorcist pleads guilty to beating to death 3 kids 11/18 Philippine army says 14 killed in battle with Abu Sayyaf 11/18 Terror Grows in Philippines From Militants Linked to ISIS 11/18 Nations unite against Abu Sayyaf group 11/18 PACOM chief sees no changes in US-Philippines military relationship 11/15 Suspected Filipino militants kidnap 6 Vietnamese sailors 11/11 Crew of Vietnam ship abducted off Philippines: govt 11/11 Gunmen in southern Philippines seize six Vietnamese sailors 11/11 Philippines, Malaysia agree to cooperate on tackling Abu Sayyaf kidnappings 11/10 Philippines allows pursuit of kidnappers into its waters: Malaysia 11/10 Philippine militants say they abducted German, killed woman 11/09 Philippines to end assault drills with US forces 11/09 One reported dead after couple kidnapped by pirates for a 2nd time 11/08 Philippine militants claim German kidnapping 11/08 Filipino militants ‘abduct German, kill wife on yacht' 11/07 Abu Sayyaf holds German sailor for ransom 11/07 Abu Sayyaf holds German sailor for ransom 11/07 Philippine militants say they abducted German, killed woman 11/07 German sailors abducted, killed in Philippines: military 11/07 Philippines says German killed on yacht, companion may be Abu Sayyaf hostage 11/07 Abu Sayyaf militants kill German sailor, kidnap another in southern Philippines 11/07 Abu Sayyaf claims to have kidnapped German, killed woman 11/07 Najib-Duterte meeting to highlight anti-terror efforts 11/06 Indonesia asks Malaysia for help to free abducted ship captains 11/06 Abu Sayyaf claims to have kidnapped German, killed woman 11/06 Philippines steps up security after US warns citizens of kidnap threat 11/04 Philippine rebel leader emerges from hiding to meet Duterte 11/03 Duterte proposes joint operations with Malaysia to fight terrorism 11/02 Duterte eyes joint operations with Malaysia vs. Abu Sayyaf 11/02 Philippine military says it has killed 70 militants 11/01 APNewsBreak: Abu Sayyaf got $7 million from kidnappings 10/27 Philippines' Duterte wants foreign troops out in 'maybe two years' 10/26 Report reveals links of pro-IS groups in Mindanao with Indonesia, Malaysia 10/25 Abu Sayyaf attacks S. Korean ship, abducts skipper, crewman 10/21 'Abu Sayyaf' attacks ship, abducts captain and crewman 10/21 South Korean ship`s captain snatched off the Philippines: Army 10/21 Sino the times : Rodrigo Duterte’s impetuous pivot 10/19 Philippine police van mows down people during violent anti-U.S. military protest 10/19 Tough Philippine Fight Against Muslim Rebels Raises Tension, Earns Popular Support 10/14 Tough Philippine Fight Against Rebels Raises Tension, Support 10/14 Govt still working on release of hostages: Defense minister 10/11 Suspected Malaysian terrorist arrested in Philippines 10/09 Three Indonesian hostages freed by Abu Sayyaf return to families 10/08 How Much Damage Can Duterte Do to the U.S.-Philippine Relationship? 10/06 TNI chief upbeat about release of remaining Abu Sayyaf hostages 10/05 Freed RI hostages to return home following recovery 10/05 Three more Indonesian hostages released by Abu Sayyaf 10/02 Southern Philippines rebels free three Indonesian hostages 10/02 3 Indonesian hostages released in southern Philippines 10/02 Will Duterte's offensive against Islamist militants in the Philippines backfire? 09/30 No ransom paid for kidnapped Indonesian sailors: Govt 09/30 Freed hostages to meet their families: Minister 09/26 Released hostages make quiet return to Indonesia 09/26 Four more Abu Sayyaf hostages in process of returning home: Wiranto 09/24 20 Abu Sayyaf militants surrender in Philippines 09/23 Norwegian returns home after yearlong captivity Philippines 09/23 Week in pictures: From FARC peace deal to Yemen bombing 09/23 One more Indonesian hostage freed by Abu Sayyaf 09/22