Malaysian hostages - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Malaysian hostages


Barangay elections, New York Times, Abu Sayyaf | Evening wRap

Mar 27, 2017 - 9:24 PM

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Abu Sayyaf releases 3 remaining Malaysian hostages

Mar 27, 2017 - 3:33 PM

The Armed Forces chief says the local terrorist group was forced to release the hostages after a series of clashes with the military

FIRST TWO. File photo shows the 2 Malaysian hostages earlier rescued by the marines in Sulu. The Abu Sayyaf released 3 of their companions a few days later. Westmincom photo

PH military confirms custody of Malaysian hostage's head

Nov 21, 2015 - 6:21 PM

At the same time the search for the rest of the victim’s remains continues in Sulu military officials say

MILITARY CUSTODY. Western Mindanao Command Lieutenant General Rustico Guerrero says the Philippine military has taken custody of a decapitated Malaysian hostage's head. File photo by Mark Cristino

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Nov 18, 2015 - 6:22 PM

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Abu Sayyaf beheads Malaysian hostage

Nov 17, 2015 - 10:18 PM

2nd UPDATE The Malaysian was kidnapped 6 months ago in Sabah