Philippines - Abu Sayyaf

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Recent articles: Philippine military investigating reports that AWOL soldier joined rebel group 03/19 Usman remains elusive as military offensive vs. BIFF continues 03/09 Philippines: Militant involved in mass abduction seized 03/09 Abu Sayyaf group releases Malaysian cop 03/07 Philippine militants release Malaysian police after 8 months 03/07 Abu Sayyaf member arrested in Basilan 03/07 Nigeria's Boko Haram pledges allegiance to Islamic State 03/07 Policeman abducted in Sabah by Abu Sayyaf released 03/06 36 ASG rebels killed, 78 wounded since January — military 03/05 ASG flees from security operation, leaves behind drug paraphernalia 03/03 AFP seeks ‘decisive engagement’ with Abu Sayyaf Group in Jolo 03/01 Philippines army and rebel clashes leaves dozens dead 02/28 Troops clash with Abu Sayyaf, Jemaah Islamiyah in Sulu 02/26 Philippine troops attack 300 Abu Sayyaf militants, 7 killed 02/25 5 Abu Sayyaf, 2 Philippine troops killed in clash 02/25 Two soldiers, five Islamist militants killed in Philippine fighting 02/24 Minor abducted in Sulu by suspected Sayyaf bandits freed 02/22 Marwan was only one of the leaders of Khalifa Islamiya Mindanao 02/18 CBCP head: PNoy, advisers must give full accounting on Mamasapano incident 02/15 Two Al Qaeda-linked militants killed in Philippine clash: army 02/15 AFP: Soldiers clash with Abu Sayyaf in Basilan 02/14 Military helps MILF men besieged by Abu Sayyaf – AFP 02/08 Another soldier wounded in clash with Abu Sayyaf in Sulu 02/07 TIMELINE: The hunt for Marwan and the Mamasapano clash 02/06 ISIS Just Overplayed Its Hand 02/05 NSC: Four armed groups coddled Marwan in 12-year stay in PHL 02/05 MILF considers returning fallen 44 SAF men’s firearms 02/05 PostScript ni Jessica Soho: Apoy 02/05 Roxas on Mamasapano encounter: Despite losses, it was ‘mission accomplished’ 02/01 Rep. Biazon wants to scrutinize ‘Oplan Wolverine’ that cost lives of 44 SAF men 02/01 Soldier killed, 4 wounded in firefight with Abu Sayyaf in Sulu 02/01 Dead man in photo spreading online not Marwan – MILF commander 01/30 MILF denies harboring Marwan, Usman  01/29 How can MILF show sincerity? PNoy says step aside and let govt arrest Usman 01/28 PNP top brass ‘unaware’ of Mamasapano operation 01/27 Militant killings of 44 police commandos test Philippine peace deal 01/27 8 prisoners including one Abu Sayyaf member escape from Basilan Provincial Jail 01/26 At least 1 suspect in Zambo City blast undergoing interrogation 01/24 Two killed, 54 wounded after explosion near bus terminal in southern Philippines 01/24 Two dead in Philippines blast 01/24 One dead, 37 injured in Philippines blast: mayor : January 23, 2015, 4:39 pm 01/23 4 Abu Sayyaf camps fall in Philippines 01/23 PNoy may go to Zambo City in wake of deadly bombing 01/23 Three killed, six wounded in Basilan clashes 01/21 Philippine troops kill 3 Abu Sayyaf militants 01/21 3 Abu Sayyaf rebels killed in clash with Philippine army 01/21 Army on alert after blasts rock Philippines south 01/14 PNoy calls for int’l cooperation vs terrorism, climate change 01/11 Barangay cop hurt in clash with Abu Sayyaf in Sulu – military 01/10 Potential terrorist threats in parts of Mindanao cited in US worldwide caution 01/09 At least 25 wrong arrests mar Philippines anti-terror work 01/08 At least 25 wrong arrests mar Philippines anti-terror work; some held for more than decade 01/08 False Terror Arrests Trigger Reinvestigation in Philippines 01/08 Sabah cop abducted by suspected Abu Sayyaf ill with malaria – report 01/07 Abu Sayyaf leader arrested in Basilan 01/06 Security bolstered for Pope's Philippines visit 01/06 Armed Forces disposes of IED found on Basilan Circumferential Road – report 12/27 Swiss birdwatcher returns home after Abu Sayyaf hostage ordeal 12/12 Swiss Hostage Reunited With Family After Escaping From Filipino Militants 12/12 Philippine Islamist militants free Chinese-Malaysian captive 12/11 AFP confirms Abu Sayyaf release of abducted fish breeder 12/10 Abu Sayyaf releases kidnapped fish breeder, Malaysian news site reports 12/10 Abu Sayyaf captive 'alive' say Philippines authorities 12/09 Swiss man held captive by Philippine rebels is rescued after three-year ordeal 12/06 Daring escape by Swiss hostage in Philippines 12/06 Swiss hostage, tinaga ang bantay na ASG sa Sulu para makatakas 12/06 Swiss hostage makes daring escape from militants in Philippines 12/06 Swiss hostage stages daring escape from Islamic militants who held him for two years 12/06 Swiss Hostage Kills Guard And Flees Militants 12/06 Hostage escapes Islamist extremists 12/06 Swiss Hostage Escapes From Filipino Islamists 12/06 Swiss Hostage Escapes From Philippine Militants 12/06 How Swiss hostage escaped from Filipino militants 12/06 Swiss man overpowers rebel guard, escapes in Philippines 12/06 Swiss hostage flees in Philippines 12/05 Philippine military official says Swiss hostage has escaped from Abu Sayyaf extremists 12/05 Swiss hostage escapes Abu Sayyaf 12/05 Swiss birdwatcher escapes Islamic militant captors in Philippines 12/05 Swiss hostage escapes from Abu Sayyaf extremists in south Philippines, is wounded 12/05 Swiss hostage escapes from Filipino extremists 12/05 3 Abu Sayyaf members killed, 2 govt soldiers wounded in Basilan clash 12/04 MILF assures UNICEF: No more child soldiers 12/02 Indonesian, 2 Filipinos convicted in 2002 bombing 11/28 Philippine court convicts Indonesian, 2 Filipino extremists in deadly 2002 mall bombing 11/27 Suspected Abu Sayyaf member charged for Zambo blasts 11/26 Military captures Abu Sayyaf camp in Basilan 11/24 Filipino troops kill 5 Abu Sayyaf gunmen in clash 11/24 Philippine troops kill 5 Abu Sayyaf gunmen in clash, seize militants' camp 11/24 Palace calls for cooperation of locals to end crime in Sulu 11/23 PHL security forces kill Abu Sayyaf leader Latip in Sulu 11/22 AFP chief Catapang: Abus now younger, possibly drug users 11/18 3 suspected Abu Sayyaf members arrested in Sulu 11/18 IED found in Lamitan City in Basilan 11/18 PNoy: Govt won’t let armed groups hinder Mindanao growth 11/17 Bomb kills 1, wounds 16 in southern Philippines 11/16 WesMinCom renders departure honors for troops killed in Sulu clash 11/16 Remains of 5 Army men slain in Sulu clash brought to Zamboanga City 11/15 Palace condoles with families of soldiers slain in Sulu encounter 11/15 Abu Sayyaf sub-leader killed in Sulu clash, military claims 11/14 9 killed as Philippine troops battle militants 11/14