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9 suspected female suicide bombers arrested in Sulu

MANILA, Philippines — Nine suspected female suicide bombers, including three daughters of Abu Sayyaf Group leader Hatib Hajan Sawadjaan, were recently arrested in separate operations in Sulu, the military said Tuesday. Joint Task Force Sulu identified the three daughters of Sawadjaan as Isara Jalmaani Abduhajan, 36; Jedah Abduhajan Amin, 28; and Elena Tasum Sawadjaan-Abun, 40. […] The post 9 suspected female suicide bombers arrested in Sulu appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerFeb 23rd, 2021

Indonesian suicide bomber nabbed in Jolo

An Indonesian woman suspected of planning a suicide bomb attack was arrested, along with two female Abu Sayyaf members, in a raid of their hideout in Jolo, Sulu after midnight yesterday, security officials said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 10th, 2020

Deport suspected bomber& mdash;BI

The Bureau of Immigration is set to file a deportation case against suspected Indonesian suicide bomber Rezky Fantasya Rullie who was arrested in Jolo, Sulu Saturday......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsOct 11th, 2020

Another suicide bombing foiled

An Indonesian woman suspected of planning a suicide bomb attack in the southern Philippines was arrested Saturday in a pre-dawn raid in Barangay San Raymundo in the provincial capital town of Jolo, Sulu, the military said......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsOct 11th, 2020

Indonesian suicide bomber, 2 Abu Sayyaf members nabbed in Jolo raid

Combined military and police forces arrested the young Indonesian female suicide bomber with two other female Abu Sayyaf members during the raid Saturday dawn and recovered a bomb vest in a village of Jolo, Sulu, security officials said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 10th, 2020

Another Army team misses Abu targets after agents’ killing

An Army unit awaiting a signal to swoop down on an Abu Sayyaf bomb maker and two suspected female bombers instead received word that four of their comrades had been gunned down in Jolo, Sulu, a military spokesperson said on Thursday, July 2, 2020. The team rushed to where the four Army intelligence operatives had […] The post Another Army team misses Abu targets after agents’ killing appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2020

Soldiers kill 2 Egyptian suicide bombers in Sulu

Two alleged Egyptians and their Filipino companion suspected to be suicide bombers of the Abu Sayyaf were gunned down during a firefight at an Army checkpoint last Tuesday afternoon in Indanan, Sulu, a top military official reported yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 6th, 2019

3 suicide bombers, 2 of them Egyptians, killed in Sulu clash

  PHOTOS of the bodies of the three suspected suicide bombers were released by the military Tuesday, November 5, 2019.   Government troops, acting on an intelligence report of another bomb attack plot in Sulu, killed three suspected suicide bombers — two of them are reportedly Egyptians — in a five-minute firefight in Indanan town […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsNov 6th, 2019

3 suspected suicide bombers killed in Sulu

3 suspected suicide bombers killed in Sulu.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsNov 6th, 2019

NCRPO on full alert after Sulu bombing

The police force in Metro Manila went on full alert on Friday after suspected suicide bombers attacked a military camp in Indanan, Sulu that left five people, including three soldiers, dead......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 29th, 2019

NBI arrests 2 suspected Abu Sayyaf members tagged in 2002 Sulu kidnapping

Authorities have arrested two suspected members of the Abu Sayyaf Group in separate operations in Pasay City, the National Bureau of Investigation said Tuesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 20th, 2020

Army nabs suspected Indonesian suicide bomber in Jolo

CAGAYAN DE ORO (MindaNews / 10 October) — Army soldiers arrested in a raid Saturday dawn in Jolo a suspected Indonesian suicide bomber, who is the daughter of an Indonesian couple behind the 2019 twin bombings of the Jolo cathedral, and wife of a suspected terrorist killed in an encounter with the Army in August. […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsOct 12th, 2020

DNA test shows Asian suicide bombers pulled off Jolo blasts, police say

MANILA, Philippines — The suicide bombers in the Aug. 24 twin blasts in Jolo, Sulu were Asians as shown in a recent DNA test results, police said Thursday. “Pagdating sa DNA, they (Crime Laboratory members) said na yung dalawang (that the two) suicide bombers are both Asians. They could not determine the age, unfortunately,” Lt. […] The post DNA test shows Asian suicide bombers pulled off Jolo blasts, police say appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 10th, 2020

Bombings, pandemic, Chinese incursions — how many more problems do we need?

The twin bombings in Jolo carried out by female suicide bombers, killing 17 people and wounding 75 others, simply shows us how volatile the situation in Mindanao is – with terrorists taking advantage of the pandemic......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 30th, 2020

2 Jolo suicide bombers were terrorists’ widows

Two widows of Islamist terrorists were the ones who set off the improvised explosive devices last Monday in Sulu, killing themselves together with 15 state forces and civilians and wounding 78 others, according to military officials......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 26th, 2020

Army chief wants martial law in Sulu

Army chief Lt. Gen. Cirilito Sobejana wants the province of Sulu placed under martial law following Monday’s twin explosions in Jolo allegedly carried out by suicide bombers of the Abu Sayyaf group......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 25th, 2020

6 female suspected NPAs nabbed in Negros Occidental

DUMAGUETE CITY, Negros Oriental – Six women alleged to be members of the New People’s Army were arrested by soldiers from the 62nd Infantry Battalion following a firefight on Friday in a hinterland village of Isabela, Negros Occidental that resulted to the death of a suspected rebel and the wounding of another. The six women […] The post 6 female suspected NPAs nabbed in Negros Occidental appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2019

DNA tests on Sulu suicide bombers confirm Abu Sayyaf’s ISIS links – military

MANILA, Philippines – DNA tests have established the identities of 3 Islamic State (ISIS) terrorists killed recently in Sulu province, confirming the terror network’s links to the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG), the military’s Joint Task Force Sulu revealed earlier this week. Police investigators found a ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 14th, 2019

DNA tests confirm suicide bombers in Sulu mother and son — military

THE two suicide bombers who died in separate incidents recently were mother and son based on DNA test results, the military said. In a statement released late Wednesday, the Joint Task Force Sulu said that according to the Philippine National Police (PNP) crime laboratory in Davao, there was a “99.9 percent match” between the DNA […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsNov 14th, 2019

Two suspected suicide bombers from Egypt killed in Philippines - News

Two suspected suicide bombers from Egypt killed in Philippines Al Jazeera English.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsNov 7th, 2019

Philippine troops kill 2 foreign, Sayyaf suicide bombers

SULU – Government troops shot dead three suicide bombers, two of them foreigners, at a military roadblock in the southern […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanaoexaminerRelated NewsNov 6th, 2019