Filemon Tan - updates

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Army captain killed, 4 others wounded in Basilan firefight

Jan 12, 2017 - 6:17 PM

Their identities are being withheld as of this posting pending notice to their families The firefight is ongoing as of 5 pm Thursday

4 fishing boat crew kidnapped off Sulu – military

Dec 21, 2016 - 9:51 AM

Members of the military s Joint Task Force Sulu and the Naval Task Group Sulu have been deployed to conduct search and rescue operations

4 troops, 10 rebels dead in Philippine clashes – government

Nov 18, 2016 - 7:34 PM

Up to 150 members of the Abu Sayyaf trade fire with an army unit on the remote southern island of Jolo They later withdraw taking with them 7 of their dead

Abu Sayyaf beheads kidnap victim – military

Aug 25, 2016 - 1:04 AM

Major Filemon Tan Armed Forces of the Philippines AFP Western Mindanao Command spokesman says the decapitated head of Patrick Almodovar was found at around 7:30 pm in Barangy Kajatian Indanan in Sulu province

Duterte, RCBC manager, Abu Sayyaf | 12PM wRap

Aug 18, 2016 - 12:05 PM

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New Indonesian captive escapes from Abu Sayyaf

Aug 18, 2016 - 1:04 AM

The captive identified as Ismail identifies himself as the chief officer of a tugboat seized by the Abu Sayyaf

9 dead as Philippine troops clash with kidnappers

Dec 30, 2015 - 11:54 PM

The regional military spokesman however refuses to speak on the status of the hostages thought to be held by the gunmen