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Abu Sayyaf in Coron, Palawan?

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Posted at Apr 20 2017 09:38 PM | Updated as of Apr 21 2017 09:14 AM

Abu Sayyaf in Coron, Palawan?

Members of the Joint Task Unit-Coron patrol the waters off Palawan after receiving reports that members of the terror group Abu Sayyaf are headed towards Coron, Palawan on Thursday.  The joint task unit, composed of Philippine Navy, PNP, Philippine Coast Guard, and Philippine Air Force, has been activated to strengthen security around the province of Palawan.  The Coron local government urged residents to remain vigilant and report suspicious activities in the area.