2 more bodies identified as Kiram’s men recovered; toll up to 58


LAHAD DATU – Two more bodies identified as armed followers of the Sulu Sultan Jamalul Kiram were recovered Wednesday, bringing to 58 the number of dead from the “royal army,” Malaysian Armed Forces chief Zulkifeli Mohd Zinsaid later in the day.

Zulkifeli said the bodies were recovered at the Sungai Nyamuk village in Felda Sahabat, Malaysia’s biggest palm oil plantation covering 100,000 hectares.

Zulkifeli and Police Chief Minister Ismail Omar held a joint press conference here at the Felda Sahabat Residence resort.

Zulkifeli said the Malaysian military would send more helicopters and armed personnel carrier in the areas of operations. Ismail added more police commandos would be deployed.

All these are expected to add more pressure on Agbimuddin’s group, which had broken up into smaller factions, and flush them out of Lahad Datu, they said.

Zulkifeli said there was no deadline set to finish Operasi Daulat or Ops Daulat, the “operations against royalty,” as the assault against the “royal army” was being called.

Nine Malaysian security forces have been killed while nine others were injured.

Ninety-six people are detained under the Security Offences (Special Measures) Act 2012 of Malaysia and 156 others under other Acts.

Ops Daulat enters its ninth day today, Thursday, with no sign of surrender from Agbimuddin and his men.

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  • ofwme2807

    you killed another 2 innocent civilians…how would you know if they are Kiram’s followers when in the first place you don’t know them??still want to condition the mind of slave Malaysians that they are winning the war against the 235 Royal Army and civilians???you need to send more command-dogs war materials to fight the gallant warriors and there is no deadline set to finish Ops Daulat…before the dogs said they’re finished crushed mopping up operations underway in how many they’ll be finished???it’s more than a month now and the stories are the same no deadline they are still running…

    • antonioiban

      everybody has a theory…and opinion…and ….. conclusion,,,,

    • tadokapurpledaisy

      ginusto nila yan kasi nagpauto sila sa idol mong si kirat. anong ginagawa nakaupo lang sa taguig meanwhile he put his stupid followers in harms way

    • Hans Hans


      is that what typical Filipinos civilian women wear? there was bolo next to her and she wore typical Suluk fighter talisman to protect her from bullet.

      • ApoLapullapu

        Did Malaysian authorities show those dead people to PDI and GMA News? Were they indeed bearing weapons? Or just bringing bolos that are common farm implements? How can we believe that Sulu fighters would wage war using bolos? The corpus delicti itself shows that the Malaysians killed unarmed civilians. One need not kill civilians carrying bolos. They can easily be disarmed or crippled.

      • Benjamin Ismail

        our country, our way, you can disarm your own terrorist any which way u like

      • Hans Hans


      • Hans Hans

        it’s common thing for civilian to bring bolos or AK-47/M-16 in Philippines but not in Malaysia.

        and the so called civilians were shot in red zone.

    • Benjamin Ismail

      heheheheh whatever you say, as far as we are concerned, they asked for it

    • Vigo

      ……Malaysian are sending tanks and heligunship and expected to arrive today in Sabah….kiram wil b blasted out of earth…..hahaha

  • kurakut


    • Benjamin Ismail

      cant take the heat, dont come into the kitchen

  • ApoLapullapu

    Where are the weapons of those killed? Bolos that are common farm tools? Who would engage in war using bolos?

  • Hans Hans

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