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Pro-ISIS BIFF faction behind Isulan bomb attack – military

Sep 09, 2019 - 7:49 PM

The blast that wounded 8 people on September 7 was the group's way of gaining attention following setbacks from battles with government forces, says Western Mindanao's military commander

FOCUSED ATTACKS. The Armed Forces of the Philippines says it has driven out the Dawlah Islamiyah Torayfie Group from its strongholds in the Liguasan Marsh. File photo of soldiers in Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao Province. Photo by Lito Borras/Rappler

At least 7 hurt in Sultan Kudarat explosion

Sep 07, 2019 - 9:56 AM

(3rd UPDATE) Sultan Kudarat police say the blast took place in front of a public market in Isulan town

WATCH: CCTV catches planting of bomb, explosion in Sultan Kudarat

Apr 04, 2019 - 6:10 PM

CCTV cameras catch the culprit placing the bomb – and the explosion that followed – right outside Carlitos Chicken restaurant in Isulan, Sultan Kudarat

CAUGHT ON CAMERA. The bomber of the Isulan, Sultan Kudarat restaurant is captured on CCTV cameras as he planted the bomb and left. Screenshot from sourced video

PNP: Extortion 'probable motive' behind Sultan Kudarat blast

Apr 03, 2019 - 6:34 PM

The owner of the restaurant Carlito's Chicken in Isulan, Sultan Kudarat receives threats a week before the blast

BLAST SITE. The scene outside Carlito's Chicken in Isulan, Sultan Kudarat after the explosion on April 3. Photo from AFP 1st Mechanized Infantry Battalion.

At least 18 injured in Sultan Kudarat explosion

Apr 03, 2019 - 4:44 PM

(3rd UPDATE) Several minors and a pregnant woman are among the injured in the blast on Wednesday afternoon, April 3

BLAST SITE. The scene outside Carlitos Chicken in Isulan, Sultan Kudarat after the explosion on April 3. Photo from AFP 1st Mechanized Infantry Battalion.

DSWD giving P245,000 in aid to victims of Sultan Kudarat blasts

Sep 06, 2018 - 5:55 PM

The Department of Social Welfare and Development says P177,000 was given to those affected by the first blast, while P68,000 will be given to those affected by the second blast

FATAL. Scene at the blast site in Isulan town, Sultan Kudarat, on August 29, 2018. Background Photo by AFP

Albayalde relieves officials of Sultan Kudarat, warns Masbate chief

Sep 03, 2018 - 10:26 AM

(3rd UPDATE) PNP chief Director General Oscar Albayalde also orders the relief of the provincial director of Sultan Kudarat and the chief of police of Isulan town

MASBATE BLAST. Patrol boats of the Philippine Coast Guard and Philippine Army are damaged by the explosion in the Masbate seaport. Photo by PNP Bicol

2 dead, 12 injured as another blast hits Sultan Kudarat

Sep 02, 2018 - 9:04 PM

(5th UPDATE) This is the second explosion to hit the province in less than a week

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3 dead, 36 hurt in Sultan Kudarat blast

Aug 28, 2018 - 10:23 PM

(6th UPDATE) The improvised explosive device detonates at around 8:34 pm in Barangay Kalawag 3, Isulan town

2 hurt in Sultan Kudarat market blast

Feb 03, 2015 - 1:10 PM

UPDATED Even before the incident Central Mindanao has been on high alert for possible retaliatory attacks over the reported death of Malaysian terrorist Zulkifli bin Hir better known as “Marwan”

Why small crowds don't worry UNA in Region 12

Mar 23, 2013 - 1:49 AM

UNA stalwart Joseph Estrada topped the polls in Soccsksargen provinces in both 1998 and 2010

UNA TERRITORY? The candidates, like Jack Enrile (in photo), are not worried about small crowds. Region 12 has always gone for opposition senatorial slates. Photo by Boyette de la Cerna

6 hurt in Sultan Kudarat bus bombings

Dec 30, 2012 - 10:16 AM

Six people were injured when two buses were bombed on a southern Philippines highway police and the military said Sunday

5 hurt in Sultan Kudarat explosion

Dec 29, 2012 - 10:30 PM

At least 5 passengers were injured in an explosion in a passenger bus in Isulan Sultan Kudarat on Saturday afternoon December 29