Abu Sayyaf’s Bomber Arrested in Zambo Sibugay

By Bitoon A Ranao July 24, 2019 In a joint operation of the Philippine Army’s 44th Infantry Battalion (44 IB) and the Philippine National Police (PNP), a bomber of the Abu Sayyaf Group’s (ASG) was arrested at Brgy Bangkaw-Bangkaw, Naga, Zamboanga Sibugay province on Wednesday, the military said.  Lt. Col. Don Templonuevo, 44IB commander said, “Based… Read More Abu Sayyaf’s Bomber Arrested in Zambo Sibugay

Nat’l gov’t backs ARMM’s reintegration program for former ASG members

ROCAYA SUMNDAD OTICAL Marawi City, Lanao del Sur March 26, 2017 The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) government’s reintegration program for Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) returnees has received a positive message of support from National Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana. Sec. Lorenzana said the ARMM’s reintegration program will be supported by the national government. The… Read More Nat’l gov’t backs ARMM’s reintegration program for former ASG members

Troops rescue 2 government workers abducted by Abu Sayyaf in Sulu

JOLO, Sulu, May 1 – State security forces rescued early Monday morning two government workers abducted by Abu Sayyaf bandits two days ago in the nearby town of Patikul,Sulu. Rescued were Alidznur Halis, driver, and his assistant, Aljima Ahari, according to the Joint Task Force Sulu (JTFS). The task force said the rescued victims are… Read More Troops rescue 2 government workers abducted by Abu Sayyaf in Sulu

Most notorious Abu, seven lawless elements nabbed

An old file photo of alleged Abu Sayyaf. TNRS MAS YAHYA Marawi City, Philippines March 31, 2017A notorious member of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) and seven members of a lawless group including its leader, were arrested in intensified conduct of law enforcement operations of the military and police in Western Mindanao, a militaryreport said.… Read More Most notorious Abu, seven lawless elements nabbed