Two German tourists who have been missing for three months had been abducted by Abu Sayyaf militants and were being held “unharmed” by the al-Qaida-linked gunmen in the jungle in the southern Philippines, security officials said Thursday.
By Matikas Santos
MANILA, Philippines—Three armed gunmen who kidnapped a Malaysian and a Filipino from Sabah are believed to be heading to Jolo in the province of Sulu, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Tuesday. “Our police attaché in Kuala Lumpur received confirmation from the Royal Malaysian Police that a Malaysian and a Filipino were kidnapped [...]
Two men — a Malaysian and a Filipino — were abducted Monday off the coast of Borneo island by a pair of sea-borne gunmen, a police official said, despite heavy security in the area after a spate of kidnappings.
Malaysia is set to turn over to the Philippines the Filipina worker who had been rescued from her abductors Friday.
By Julie S. Alipala
Two Chinese nationals were abducted in Isabela City in Basilan Thursday night, police said Friday.