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The threat of cross-border abduction from the southern Philippines remains a daily possibility.
KOTA KINABALU: An Indonesian fisherman avoided being abducted a second time after Filipino gunmen feared being admonished by their “Abu Sayyaf bosses” for bringing back a former hostage.
KOTA KINABALU: Security forces must take steps to strengthen sea borders in Sabah’s eastern most Tambisan waters, the closest point with the southern Philippines’ Tawi Tawi chain of islands, says Sabah's Chief Minister.
KOTA KINABALU (Bernama): The curfew in the waters off seven districts in the Eastern Sabah Security Zone (Esszone), which ends tomorrow, has been extended until Oct 8, says Sabah Police Commissioner Datuk Omar Mammah.
MANILA (Reuters) - A woman suspected of being a suicide bomber was killed in an explosion near a military detachment in the southern Philippines on Sunday, but there were no other casualties, the army said.
KOTA KINABALU: The state government should continue banning the use of pump boats in Sabah's east coast to prevent crime at sea.
KOTA KINABALU: Security forces are waiting for information from their Philippines counterparts on the identity of the two intruders shot dead in Sabah waters.
KOTA KINABALU: Two intruders believed to be scouting for targets for a kidnap-for-ransom group were killed after a dramatic shootout with Malaysian security forces off Sabah’s east coast, close to the southern Philippine border.
KOTA KINABALU: Two suspected cross-border criminals were shot dead in a shootout with police in waters off Felda Sahabat in Sabah's east coast Lahad Datu at about 11pm on Tuesday (Sept 3).
KOTA KINABALU: The Eastern Sabah Security Command (Esscom) has not received any intelligence reports of Abu Sayyaf-linked kidnap-for-ransom groups planning abductions in Sabah’s east coast waters.