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KOTA KINABALU: The most notorious Abu Sayyaf commander, Al Habsi Misaya, the man who has been terrorising Sabah with his kidnappings and murders, has been killed.
LAHAD DATU: The killing of the notorious Abu Rami Muamar Askali @Abu Rami will likely hinder whatever plans the Abu Sayyaf group might have been hatching in Sabah waters, according to Eastern Sabah Security Command (Esscom).
ZAMBOANGA CITY: A Norwegian man and a Filipino woman being held hostage by Abu Sayyaf again pleaded for their lives and sought swift action from their respective governments on Wednesday as the notorious kidnap group warned of another execution should it fail to get its ransom demand of P600 million (RM53mil).
MANILA - At least 18 soldiers and five Islamist militants were killed in a fierce 10-hour firefight between government forces and the Abu Sayyaf group in Basilan province, 1,400km south of the capital Manila, on Saturday.
MANILA: At least 18 soldiers and five militants were killed in a fierce 10-hour firefight between government forces and the Abu Sayyaf group in Basilan province, 1,400km south of the capital Manila, on Saturday.
Manila (AFP) - A Malaysian man held by Islamic militants for six months in the southern Philippines was confirmed killed on Wednesday.
ZAMBOANGA, Philippines: Abu Sayyaf insurgents killed six soldiers in the southern Philippines on Sunday despite a new army offensive against the Al Qaeda-linked group, a military spokeswoman said.
MANILA: Militants holding two Canadians, a Norwegian and a Filipina as hostages in the southern Philippine island of Mindanao are believed to be led by a college-educated, social media-savvy fellow fanatic keen on transforming the Abu Sayyaf extremist group from a band of criminals into a bona fide Islamist movement.