Philippines - Abu Sayyaf

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Recent articles: Philippine Abu Sayyaf kidnapped 5 sailors, Malaysia says 07/26 Thaksin says democracy to return to Thailand soon 07/26 Tap water, you can drink: Prayut 07/26 Duterte, Misuari to discuss hostage crisis in Jakarta 07/26 Inside Abu Sayyaf: Blood, drugs and conspiracies 07/24 Philippine President Duterte calls for peace with Abu Sayyaf 07/22 Indonesia seeks help from MNLF leader to release hostages 07/21 Cutting the Islamic State's Money Supply 07/21 10 members of Daesh-linked group killed in Philippines 07/15 Philippines: 1000s displaced in Abu Sayyaf clampdown 07/13 Indonesia claims ransom payments fueling hostage taking 07/13 Govt considering bigger coal barges to help prevent piracy 07/13 Govt evaluates coal exports to Philippines over abductions 07/13 Don’t pay ransom to pirates, VP tells ship owners 07/12 Indonesia rules out military operation to rescue abducted sailors: Luhut 07/12 Philippine troops kill 40 Daesh-linked Abu Sayyaf militants 07/12 Indonesia wants concrete solutions to hostage-taking crisis 07/11 3 Indonesians Kidnapped by Suspected Abu Sayyaf Militants 07/11 Indonesia urges action as high-seas kidnappings surge 07/11 Philippines: 18 Abu Sayyaf killed in series of clashes 07/11 Indonesia confirms 3 fishermen abducted off Malaysia 07/11 TNI prepares for rescue operations in Philippines 07/11 Philippine troops kill 40 Abu Sayyaf extremists in south 07/11 Gunmen kidnap three Indonesians off Malaysian state of Sabah 07/10 7,000 flee Abu Sayyaf attacks in southern Philippines 07/10 3 Indonesians kidnapped by suspected Abu Sayyaf militants 07/10 Southern Philippine waters not a new Somalia: govt 07/08 Philippine president blames US for Middle East violence 07/08 Philippine military assaults kill 9 Abu Sayyaf extremists 07/07 Abu Sayyaf fighters killed in clashes in the Philppines 07/07 US ready to help Southeast Asia fight extremist sea attacks 07/05 US ready to help Southeast Asia fight extremist sea attacks 07/04 US ready to help Southeast Asian nations combat extremist attacks on high seas 07/04 Beheaded Canadian's Body Believed Found in Philippines 07/02 Beheaded Canadian's body dug up in southern Philippines 07/02 Body of beheaded Canadian found in southern Philippines 07/01 Hijacked boat changed direction to cut cost 06/30 Hope, fear as combative president takes over Philippines 06/30 Philippines military plans 24/7 offensive vs Abu Sayyaf 06/29 Govt dismisses ransom-paying claims for release of kidnapped sailors 06/28 Philippines verifying ‘sighting’ of Indonesian hostages 06/27 Filipino president-elect Duterte open to Abu Sayyaf peace talks 06/26 Islamist militant group frees hostage 06/25 Abu Sayyaf suspected in abduction of Indonesian sailors 06/24 Abu Sayyaf militants release Filipino girlfriend of beheaded Canadian hostage 06/24 Philippines' Duterte says time will come to confront Abu Sayyaf 06/24 Latest kidnapping of sailors occurred in two stages: Minister 06/24 Indonesian sailors abducted in Philippines 06/24 Beheaded Canadian hostages' Filipino woman companion freed 06/24 Seven Indonesian Sailors Kidnapped at Sea 06/24 Militants free Filipina after beheading companions 06/24 Southeast Asian ‘Islamic State’ pledges allegiance to Abu Sayyaf leader, according to video 06/24 Govt asks Philippines to guard Indonesian barges in regional waters 06/24 Philippine Abu Sayyaf militants free hostage Marites Flor 06/24 Freed hostage: Militants rejoiced as Canadians were beheaded 06/24 Kidnapping in the Philippines: How will strongman Duterte react? 06/24 Freed crewmen to discuss hijacking with authorities 06/24 ISIS announces Asia pivot in propaganda video targeting Malaysia, Philippines 06/24 Philippine Militants Free One Hostage, Seize Seven More 06/24 Southeast Asian ‘Islamic State’ pledge allegiance to Abu Sayyaf leader, according to video 06/24 7 Indonesian crewmen abducted in Philippines 06/24 7 Indonesian tugboat crewmen abducted in Philippines 06/24 Indonesia won't export coal to Philippines amid hostage concerns 06/24 ‘You’re next’: Freed hostage says extremists were happy beheading her Canadian fiance, Robert Hall 06/23 Three southeast Asian nations to designate shipping corridor in piracy battle 06/20 Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia agree to act vs Abu Sayyaf 06/20 Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia agree to coordinate action against Abu Sayyaf after wave of kidnappings, beheadings 06/20 Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia defense chiefs tackle sea security 06/20 Philippines says still to find beheaded Canadian's body 06/19 Terrorists kill seven in Syria's Aleppo 06/18 Philippines deploys 5,000 troops to fight terror group Abu Sayyaf 06/17 Report claims another four Malaysians kidnapped off Sabah 06/16 Radical Islamist group in Philippines threatens beheading of hostages 06/16 Family of beheaded Canadian backs no ransom policy 06/15 Philippine general urges martial law to rein in southern militants 06/15 Philippines apologizes to Canada after citizen beheaded 06/15 Second Canadian hostage Robert Hall beheaded by Abu Sayyaf gang: Philippine authorities 06/14 Philippine authorities vow to ‘neutralize’ Abu Sayyaf after beheading 06/14 Guilty plea set in Islamic State hack of US military info 06/14 Philippine officials confirm Canadian hostage was beheaded 06/14 Canadian hostage beheaded by Muslim militants in Philippines 06/14 Philippines Confirms Killing of Robert Hall, Canadian Hostage, by Abu Sayyaf 06/14 Philippines condemns execution of Canadian by al Qaeda-linked group 06/14 Philippines confirms second Canadian hostage beheaded 06/14 Philippines condemns beheading of Canadian hostage 06/14 Family of beheaded Canadian backs no ransom policy 06/14 Beheading draws outrage but no end in sight for Abu Sayyaf 06/14 Abu Sayyaf group beheads another Canadian hostage 06/13 CIA chief: No Saudi 'involvement' in 9/11 06/13 Canadian man held hostage in Philippines executed by captors, PM Trudeau says 06/13 Canada thinks Canadian hostage killed in Philippines 06/13 Canadian hostage in Philippines likely killed: Trudeau 06/13 Second Canadian hostage executed by Abu Sayyaf in Philippines 06/13 Trudeau: Canadian Hostage Robert Hall Most Probably Killed in Philippines 06/13 Abu Sayyaf Murders Another Canadian 06/13 Condell: The Death Rattle of a Dhimmi Society 06/13 Canada believes Canadian hostage killed in Philippines 06/13 Abu Sayyaf 'kills Canadian Robert Hall' in Philippines 06/13 Trudeau: Canadian hostage likely killed in Philippines 06/13 Philippine Abu Sayyaf Jihadists Kill Canadian Hostage 06/13