ASG RELEASED 3 HOSTAGES TO MNLF
The Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) has already released 3 hostages in Sulu, according to the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Sunday afternoon.
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The Abu Sayyaf Group released three Indonesians to the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) on Saturday night.
Lorens Koten, 34; Thedorus Kopong,, 42; and Emanuel Arakain, 46. They are the three Indonesians hostages were released by ASG.
The Indonesians Hostages were kidnapped by the ASG last July 19 in Lahad Datu.
Superintendent Dionardo Carlos were Philippine National Police Spokesman, said that the MNLF has turned over the hostages to Dureza and former Sulu Governor Abdusakur Tan.
“The entourage of Sec. Dureza is now proceeding to Jolo. The [kidnap victims] will be flown out from sulu upon completion of necessary arrangement in Jolo, Sulu,” Carlos said.
The four released hostages including kjartan Sekkingstad will undergo debriefing and medical check-up.