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KOTA KINABALU: Five Malaysian hostages are on the run with their Abu Sayyaf captors in the mountainous jungles of Jolo amid an intense sustained Philippines military offensive against the gunmen.
PETALING JAYA: It is unlikely the Abu Sayyaf militant group is involved in the kidnapping of a Chinese tourist and a Filipina resort worker in Sabah, said an expert in Philippine conflicts.
JOLO: The Philippines has stepped up army patrols in the jungles of the southern island of Jolo where Abu Sayyaf terrorists are holding two Germans captive and are threatening to kill one of them on Friday.
KOTA KINABALU: The Abu Sayyaf militant group, displaced after the death of its commander Al Habsi Misaya, is expected to regroup under a different face or employ different methods, warns a security expert.
KOTA BARU: The Malaysian Armed Forces will work with the security forces of the Philippines and Indonesia to foil attempts by Abu Sayyaf militants hunted by Philippine troops from escaping from Sulu, said Chief of Defence Forces Tan Sri Zulkifeli Mohd Zin.
ZAMBOANGA CITY: The Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) said it has been finding ways to help secure the remaining captives taken from the Island Garden City of Samal on Sept 21, 2015 as the Abu Sayyaf released another video, in which the hostages pleaded for help.
ZAMBOANGA: Abu Sayyaf insurgents have killed six soldiers in the southern Philippines despite a new army offensive against the al-Qaeda-linked group, a military spokesman said.