Malaysian forces resume pursuit of Filipino sultan’s followers


Malaysia Army commandos prepare to board a helicopter to join an assault near the area where a stand-off with Filipino gunmen took place Tuesday, March 5, 2013, in Tanduo village, Lahad Datu, Sabab, Malaysia. Malaysian security forces using fighter jets attacked nearly 200 Filipino intruders on Tuesday to end the armed group’s three-week violent occupation of a Borneo village that became the country’s biggest security crisis in years. AP FILE PHOTO

DIGOS CITY, Philippines—Malaysian aircraft took to the skies anew over Lahad Datu starting 8 a.m. Thursday as ground forces advanced farther inside the Tanduo area in search of the members of the so-called  “royal army” of Sultan Jamalul Kiram III of Sulu.

Malaysian police Inspector General Ismail Omar said over a Sandakan radio that the Malaysian aircraft, including F18s, were on an aerial survey mission.

The reporter of the radio station, who was stationed in Lahad Datu, said he  observed that the seven jets would pass over him in intervals of about four minutes.

“But there have been no bombs dropped yet,” the reporter said.

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  • 18C0501

    “Alam ho natin na karamihan sa ating mga  Pilipino na may laban tayo sa pagdating sa UN, kaso lng po iba talaga ang takbo ng utak ni Presidente, alam nyo na. Masyado lng talagang mahinhin.,  Mahinhin po ang pg-claim natin sa Spratly at Scarlbourough, huwag na po tayong magtaka kung pati sa Pg-claim natin sa Sabah ay ganun din.”

    • CookieMonsterX

       mahinhin amps. Anong gusto mo? basag-ulo? mauna ka dun… baliw

  • Budfish

    why does the president aquino demand a ceasefire? bakit si kiram pa? if he’s asking himself on what to do.. why don’t he demand a ceasefire??? negotiations never happend.. the malaysians will do everything to bury the living proof of our claim to sabah…

  • PurpleDaisy13

     Malaysian Thieves, PLEASE tell us all HOW MUCH you and your Malaysian Thieving Government PAID to OWN North Borneo (Sabah)….

    And don’t reply about how you paid through voting…”voting” is NOT MONEY.

    And don’t reply about how you paid $141 every month ($1700~) for the past 50
     years which only equates to $85,000…that would be too cheap it’s also equivalent
    to STEALING.

    We would like you to tell us THE FULL Fair Market Value You and YOUR Malaysian Thieving Government PAID in order to purchase the entire land of North Borneo (Sabah).

    And if you can’t provide a legitimate answer, then IT’S SETTLED, YOU’RE ALL OFFICIAL LAND THIEVES of MALAYSIA.

    • misuari playboy

      only $141??? kiram such a pathetic loser

      • PurpleDaisy13

        Red Rambutan, you must be confused. 

        The pathetic losers are the Malaysians Thieves for thinking $141 per month is convincing enough to own the entire land of North Borneo (Sabah).

    • Raul

       Malaysian Thieves, PLEASE tell us all HOW MUCH you and your Malaysian Thieving Government PAID to OWN North Borneo (Sabah)….China THIEVES TOO….

      Ang UGOK na to panggugulo lang. All 50 cents party shifting against Malaysia Chinese trolls leader ordered.

      • PurpleDaisy13

        re: “China THIEVES TOO”

        So you’re not a Malaysian Supporter of Thieves Raul?

        I couldn’t find enough proof to defend you on Scarborough Shoal, but there’s plenty of proof I’ve uncovered that tells the world that North Borneo (Sabah) belongs to the Philippines stolen by Malaysian Thieves:

        In 1968, the Philippines declared Dominion and Sovereignty over North Borneo (Sabah) as stated in the Philippines Republic Act 5446 stating:

        “Section 2. The definition of the baselines of the territorial sea of the Philippine Archipelago as provided in this Act is without prejudice to the delineation of the baselines of the territorial sea around the territory of Sabah, situated in North Borneo, over which the Republic of the Philippines has acquired dominion and sovereignty.

        In 2011, the Supreme Court decision (GR No. 187167) ruled on the Republic of the Philippine’s retention and continued Dominion and Sovereignty over North Borneo (Sabah) as stated:

        “Section 2 of RA 5446, which RA 9522 did not repeal, keeps open the door for drawing the baselines of Sabah”

      • Raul

        Filipinos doesn’t need you over Scarborough. Filipinos could stand against China without you. 

      • PurpleDaisy13

        “hindi iyan ang tanong ul ol”

      • Raul

        hahahahaha Relax!!!! Pa check ka ng Blood pressure mo! Nawala ka na. Repeat and explain no more. Lol

      • Ash B

        Sultan Of Sulu or Philippines ?
        What if Sabahan choose to be Sabahan ?
        What if Sulu choose to be Sulu and Moro to be Mindanao ?

    • Ash B

      Why dont you reinstate him as King on your land. Republican.
      Not piggy ride ride him into our land.

    • Ash B

      Piggy Ride of Sultan Sulu.

  • Operation Merdeka

    UN already declare ceasefire for both parties, the sultan of sulo respect this order….
    But the malas-yan gov. deploy more soldiers and continued the assault….

    Now do your job Pnot….

    • CookieMonsterX

      LOL. UN Chief asked for an end to violence, not necessarily a “demand for ceasefire”. Magkaiba yun. At ang ganyang linya from UN eh usually subject yan sa pagsunod ng concerned parties. If ayaw ng Malaysia, ano ba naman ang magagawa ng UN. Sowwwsss…

      • Operation Merdeka

        Sayo narin nang galing kung ayaw ng Malaysia wala tayong magagawa diba?….

        kaya pala walang ginagawa si Pnot…lol!….

      • CookieMonsterX

         Ano nga magagawa ni PNoy? lol. Engot.

  • $18209031

    Pnoy , act as the voice of Pinas . Protect our muslim Filipinos in Sabah fighting the good fight.

    • CookieMonsterX

       How can he protect them?

      • Operation Merdeka

        OO nga naman how can he protect?… he dont know how to eh… lol….

      • CookieMonsterX

         “he don’t know how to eh”. LOL! Merdeka mo mukha mo hahaha

    • Raul

      Naku ayan kanaman. E paano ka hihingi ng Tulong kay Pinoy e taga China ka. Kayo ang may pakana nyan. Gusto nyo guluhin ang mundo ang Pilipinas. Dilaan mo nalang kaya si Ma.

  • Raul

    Ang sa akin lang kung di sana guinulo ng China ang South East Asian Countries may habot tayo sa Malaysia. Swapang din nila parang China. E deport ang Filipinos na mga Tausug e sa Kanila palang lupain yan. Niloko lang sila ng mga Idiot na mga British. Ang siste ang China gumawa ng Paraan para guluhin kasi ang agenda nya ang West Philippine sea at scarborough shoals. Ganyan ka swapang ang China gamitin ang lahat. May Banana tapos Touirist na boycott, nag walang epek sa Pilipinas may kanyon na treat, may magpapadala ng 1k fishermen tapos nung huli sa Passport na nilagay ang Mapa. Kung di ka naman estupido na Bansa gagawin mo yan? At sa maliit at pinaka mahina pang Pilipinas. Nakuuu!!! 

    Ngayon ito na naghanap sila ng Intsik dito sa atin si Pareng Boy Swtik Saycon at si Peping babalu. Naka shadow lang ang mga alipores ni Glorya at pareng Mike. Guinolo ang mga Tausug. After 1 month may hulihan na dito. yan ang abangan natin.

  • Ash B

    I am sorry. I am a Suluk of Sabahan.
    We dont want somebody else to protect us. Least the Philippines.
    Wether we want our King back or not is NONE of your business.Tale care of your self self first. So many things can be done to help your nation, the poor and the needy.

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