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Philippines: 12 dead in clash with Islamic militants

May 25, 2013

TWELVE people have been killed in the Philippines as troops clashed with a militant group blamed for the country’s deadliest terror attacks.

The fighting on Saturday left seven Filipino marines dead and nine others wounded on the remote southern island of Jolo, military spokesmen said.

Five members of the Abu Sayyaf group were also killed in the firefight, said military spokesman Brigadier-General Domingo Tutaan in Manila.

The Australian

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  1. Reblogged this on hitchens67 Atheism WOW!! Campaign and commented:
    This is typical. Moderates are only awaiting the ‘breeding out’ of the infidel.

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