CRC deplores attack on civilians in Sulu

ZAMBOANGA CITY – The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has deplored the loss of lives and injuries to civilians that resulted from Sunday’s twin explosions in Jolo, Sulu. “We…

5 soldiers killed, 23 wounded in Sulu clash with Abu Sayyaf

ZAMBOANGA CITY — Five soldiers were killed while 23 others, including an officer, were wounded when they clashed with members of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) in the hinterlands of…

IED explosion injures 8 soldiers in Sulu

ZAMBOANGA CITY–Eight soldiers were wounded in an accidental explosion involving an improvised explosive device (IED) they recovered following a clash with Abu Sayyaf bandits in Sulu, the military reported. Brig.…

2 die, 9 wounded in anti-drug op

  ZAMBOANGA CITY, Aug. 8 – Two suspected drug pushers were killed while nine others, including four policemen, were wounded in a shootout in a remote village of Sulu, the…

PRRD visits wounded soldiers in Jolo, Sulu

Distribution of Glock Pistols

No ransom paid for the release of Korean, Filipino kidnap victims in Sulu– Dureza

DAVAO CITY –- After two and a half months moving around with armed men in an unfamiliar place, the Korean ship captain and the Filipino crew who were abducted last…