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Filipino troops capture rebel commander, rescue last hostage

Philippine troops captured an Abu Sayyaf rebel commander blamed for years of ransom kidnappings and on Sunday rescued the last of his four Indonesian captives, the military said.Marines wounded and captured Amajan Sahidjuan in a gunbattle Saturday night on Kalupag Island in the southernmost province of Tawi Tawi. Two other militants managed to flee and dragged along the last of four Indonesian hostages but troops finally re…
5 months ago|Manila, Philippines

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Philippine troops rescue Indonesian hostages and kill top Abu Sayyaf militant

Military says Majan Sahidjuan, a mastermind in several kidnappings by Abu Sayyaf, died after a gun battle Philippine troops have killed a leader of the Abu Sayyaf kidnap-for-ransom group and rescued four Indonesian hostages held since last year, the military said on Sunday.Majan Sahidjuan, alias Apo Mike, was severely wounded in a gunbattle with the marines on Saturday night in Languyan town in southern Tawi-Tawi province, and later died, said l…

5 months ago|London, United Kingdom
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Philippine troops kill Abu Sayyaf leader, rescue Indonesian hostages

Philippine troops have killed a leader of the Abu Sayyaf kidnap-for-ransom group and rescued four Indonesian hostages held since last year, the military said on Sunday.

5 months ago|United Kingdom
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Filipino troops kill rebel commander, rescue last hostage

MANILA, Philippines (AP) - Philippine troops killed an Abu Sayyaf rebel commander blamed for years of ransom kidnappings and on Sunday rescued the last of his four Indonesian captives, the military said.Marines wounded Amajan Sahidjuan in a gunbattle Saturday night and he later died from loss of blood on ...

5 months ago|Washington, United States
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Filipino troops capture rebel commander, rescue last hostage

Philippine troops have captured an Abu Sayyaf rebel commander blamed for years of ransom kidnappings and attacks and rescued the last of his four Indonesian captives

5 months ago|United States
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Abu Sayyaf sub-commander Apo Mike slain in firefight with Philippine security forces

KOTA KINABALU: Abu Sayyaf sub-commander Apo Mike has reportedly been killed in the Southern Philippines. Read full story

5 months ago|Malaysia
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Filipino troops kill rebel commander, rescue last hostage

Philippine troops have fatally shot an Abu Sayyaf rebel commander blamed for years of ransom kidnappings and attacks and rescued the last of his four Indonesian captives

5 months ago|Washington, United States
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Filipino troops kill rebel commander, rescue last hostage

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine troops killed an Abu Sayyaf rebel commander blamed for years of ransom kidnappings and on Sunday rescued the last of his four Indonesian captives, the...

5 months ago|United States
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Filipino troops capture rebel commander, rescue last hostage

MANILA, Philippines — Philippine troops captured an Abu Sayyaf rebel commander blamed for years of ransom kidnappings and on Sunday rescued the last of his four Indonesian captives, the military said.Marines wounded and captured Amajan Sahidjuan in a gunbattle Saturday night on Kalupag Island in the southernmost province of Tawi Tawi. Two other militants managed to flee and dragged along the last of four Indonesian hostages but troops finally re…

5 months ago|Toronto, Canada
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Filipino Troops Kill Rebel Commander, Rescue Last Hostage

Philippine troops killed an Abu Sayyaf rebel commander blamed for years of ransom kidnappings and on Sunday rescued the last of his four Indonesian captives, the military said.   Marines wounded Amajan Sahidjuan in a gunbattle Saturday night and he later died from loss of blood on Kalupag Island in the southernmost province of Tawi Tawi. Two other militants managed to flee and dragged along the last of four Indonesian hostages, but troops finall…

5 months ago|United States
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Philippine troops kill Abu Sayyaf leader, rescue Indonesian hostages

MANILA -- Philippine troops have killed a leader of the Abu Sayyaf kidnap-for-ransom group and rescued four Indonesian hostages held since last year, the military said on Sunday. Read More

5 months ago|Canada
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