8 months Duterte orders military to ‘destroy’ Abu Sayyaf Group ‘by whatever means’ MB
By Genalyn Kabiling In the wake of the deadly twin bombings in Jolo, Sulu, President Duterte has authorized the military to drop bombs on the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) but reminded them to avoid collateral damage. “I ordered you to destroy the organization. I’m ordering you now: pulpugin ninyo ang Abu Sayyaf [crush the Abu Sayyaf] by whatever means,” Duterte said during his visit to Jolo Monday. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte offers his condolences to the families of the victims who died during the twin bombings at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Jolo, Sulu as he ... more