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Abu Sayyaf kidnap victims escaped while abductors were praying

Three construction workers kidnapped by Abu Sayyaf in Sulu last month have escaped, a military official announced today (Friday, August 11). Joint Task Force Sulu commander Colonel Cirilito Sobejana identified the men as Jason Pon Vailoces, Joel del Mesa Adanza and Filemon Francisco Guerrero, who are all natives of Zamboanga…



Abu Sayyaf terrorists behead two Vietnamese hostages

Two Vietnamese sailors have been beheaded after an eight-month ordeal at the hands of Abu Sayyaf terrorists. The Western Mindanao Command (Wesmincom) identified the victims as Hoang Thong and Hoang Va Hai, two of six crew members of a ship targeted by the Islamic State-affiliated group last November. Residents found…



Duterte says Moro homeland in Mindanao possible within three years

President Duterte has told Muslim Moro people that they can expect to have their own “homeland” in Mindanao within three years. Speaking to an audience in Cagayan de Oro, the president said that if the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) submitted an updated version of the proposed ‘Bangsamoro Basic Law’…




Huge haul of cash found in house occupied by Marawi City terrorists

Philippine troops have seized bundles of banknotes and cheques worth about $1.6 million abandoned by Islamist terrorists in Marawi City, it was announced today (Tuesday, June 6). Militants fighting under the black flag of the so-called Islamic State have been cornered in the city after 15 days of deadly conflict….


WATCH: Rampaging jihadis desecrate church in Marawi City

Islamic State (IS) terrorists have been filmed trashing a church in Marawi City. In the video published by the IS’s Amaq News Agency, the militants can be seen toppling crucifixes, stamping on posters of Pope Francis and smashing statues before lighting fires. Efforts to recapture the city are continuing nearly two…