8 months AFP launches offensive vs ASG MB
By Aaron Recuenco Hundreds of families were forced to flee their homes in Patikul town of Sulu after the military launched offen­sive operations against the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) following the Sunday morning Jolo Cathedral blast that left 21 people dead and more than 100 others, mostly churchgoers, wounded. FUNERAL FOR BOMBING VICTIM – Soldiers on Wednesday escort the funeral procession of a victim killed in the bombing of the Jolo cathedral last Sunday. Days after the attack, the military launched a major offensive against the Abu Sayyaf in Patikul, Sulu. (AFP) Myrna Jo Henry, information officer of the Autonomous ... more