Soldiers rescue kidnapped woman

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Southern Philippines – Army soldiers out to check a reported presence of gunmen clashed with a group of Abu Sayyaf, resulting to a rescue of a businesswoman in Basilan province over the weekend. Three Abu Sayyaf bandits were killed while a soldier was wounded in the clash that lasted about 30 minutes. The …Read More

Kidnappings go almost unabated in Sulu

Incidents of kidnapping continue to increase in Sulu province, with mostly traders being snatched one after the other.

Probe begins for cop over death of co-officer, kidnap witness

Mayor Celso Lobregat wants the truth on the fatal shooting of a policeman and a state-protected witness while supposedly secure inside a justice department safehouse somewhere east of the city.