Big Abu Sayyaf group spotted in Sulu town PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 28 December 2015 13:43

by DAN TORIBIO JR.

 

Close to 100 members and sub-leaders of Abu Sayyaf Group were spotted in Barangay Bauboh, Kalinggalang Caluang, Sulu Saturday afternoon.

A military report disclosed that around 4:30 p.m.  ASG gunmen led by sub leaders Alhabsy Misaya, Salip Murah Kayawan, Uddon Hassim, Junior Lahab and Sabirul Sahiyal arrived in Barangay Bauboh who came from Barangay Masjid Punjungan in the same municipality.

It was learned that the group attended the celebration of Mauludin Nabi on the same night.

The report further said that the group was invited by ASG member a certain Abu Wisbar.

Acting on the report, troops were dispatched in the area to run after the group.

Government forces were still on hot pursuit operation against the group. – Dan Toribio