Abu Sayyaf Group
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Indonesian Hostage Pleads for Help in Video Attributed to Abu Sayyaf Group

Samsul Saguni, an Indonesian hostage reportedly held by Abu Sayyaf Group in Sulu, Philippines, appeared in a video pleading for help.

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Thursday, 13 December 2018
Abu Sayyaf Group Releases Video of Beheading German Jurgen Kantner

After the expiration of the ransom deadline, the Philippines-based Abu Sayyaf Group beheading German national Jurgen Kantner and released a video of it.

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Monday, 27 February 2017
Abu Sayyaf Group Gives Final Ultimatum on German Captive, Threatens to Behead in 12 Days

The Philippines-based Abu Sayyaf Group gave a final ultimatum on German hostage Jurgen Kantner, releasing a video of his plea and threatening to behead him in twelve days if a ransom is not paid.

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Tuesday, 14 February 2017
Abu Sayyaf Group Threatens in Video to Behead German Hostage

The Philippines-based Abu Sayyaf Group threatened to behead German hostage Jurgen Kantner if the German government fails to pay the ransom for his release.

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Wednesday, 11 January 2017
Abu Sayyaf Group Releases Video of Beheading Canadian Robert Hall

The Philippines-based jihadi group Abu Sayyaf Group released a video of beheading Canadian Robert Hall.

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Tuesday, 14 June 2016
Abu Sayyaf Group Threatens to Torture Canadian, Norwegian Hostages in Lead Up to Ransom Deadline

The Philippines-based Abu Sayyaf Group threatened to torture its two remaining foreign hostages - Canadian Robert Hall and Norwegian Kjartan Sekkingstad – if it does not receive a communication to arrange for the ransom, or the Philippine military carries out an operation on the group.

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Sunday, 12 June 2016
Abu Sayyaf Group Releases Video of "Final Message" from Hostages

The Philippines-based Abu Sayyaf Group released a video showing what it described as the "final message" from its three hostages, each of whom call on Philippine President-elect Rodrigo Duterte for help, and give the name of a person to contact in the Canadian embassy.

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Sunday, 22 May 2016
Abu Sayyaf Group Threatens in New Video to Execute Foreign Hostage if Demand not Met by June 13

 

The Philippines-based Abu Sayyaf Group threatened to execute one of its foreign hostages – Canadian Robert Hall and Norwegian Kjartan Sekkingstad – if its ransom demand is not met by June 13, 2016, at 3pm.

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Sunday, 15 May 2016
Abu Sayyaf Group Releases Video of Three Remaining Hostages, Threatens to Behead if Demands not Met

After releasing the video of its beheading Canadian hostage John Ridsdel, the Philippines-based Abu Sayyaf Group issued a video of its three remaining hostages – a Canadian, a Norwegian, and a Filipino woman – threatening to behead them if their demands are not met.

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Tuesday, 03 May 2016
Abu Sayyaf Group Releases Video of Beheading Canadian John Ridsdel

The Philippines-based jihadi group Abu Sayyaf Group released a video of beheading Canadian John Ridsdel.

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Tuesday, 03 May 2016
Abu Sayyaf Group Gives Final Deadline for Ransom, Threatens to Behead One Hostage on April 25

The Philippines-based jihadi group Abu Sayyaf Group released a new video with its Canadian, Filipino, and Norwegian hostages, giving a final deadline for their ransoms to be met and threatening to behead one of the four on April 25.

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Friday, 15 April 2016
IS-Linked ‘Amaq News Reports Philippines-Based Battalion Pledged to IS

The Islamic State (IS)-linked ‘Amaq News Agency reported that the Jund at-Tawhid Battalion in the Philippines has pledged to IS.

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Sunday, 20 March 2016
Abu Sayyaf Group Threatens to Execute Canadian, Norwegian Hostages if Demands Not Met Within 30 Days

The Philippines-based jihadi group Abu Sayyaf Group released a video showing its Canadian, Norwegian, and Filipina hostages, and threatening to execute them if their demands are not met within a period of 30 days.

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Thursday, 10 March 2016
IS Reports on Military Advance on Libyan Oil Towns, Operations in Ramadi, Tikrit, and Fallujah in al-Naba Weekly Newspaper

The Islamic State (IS) reported on its seizure of the Libyan town of Bin Jawed and its assaults on the Sidra oil port, as well as its major operations in Ramadi, Fallujah, and Tikrmt, in the twelfth issue for the Hijri year 1437 of its weekly newspaper “al-Naba”.

Tuesday, 05 January 2016
Fighters in Philippines Pledge Allegiance in Video to IS Leader

Fighters in the Philippines, including leaders and representatives from three factions, pledged alliance to Islamic State (IS) chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in a video.

Monday, 04 January 2016
Abu Sayaaf Group Shows Hostages in Second Video, Demands One Billion Pesos for Each
The Abu Sayaaf Group, jihadist group in the Philippines, released a second video showing four hostages kidnapped from a luxury marina in Davao, this time demanding one billion pesos for each of their releases.
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Tuesday, 03 November 2015
Philippines Jihadi Group Shows Four Hostages in New Video

A jihadist group in the Philippines, indicated to be the Abu Sayaaf Group, released a video showing four hostages kidnapped from a luxury marina in Davao.

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Tuesday, 13 October 2015
Alleged Abu Sayyaf Group Affiliate in Philippines Pledges to IS in Video

Al-Wafa’ Media Foundation released a video from a self-professed affiliate of the Philippines-based Abu Sayyaf Group calling itself “Ma’rakat al-Ansar,” pledging allegiance to Islamic State (IS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.

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Tuesday, 19 May 2015
Message Attributed to Abu Sayyaf Group Claims Kidnapping of South Korean

A message attributed to the Philippines-based Abu Sayyaf Group claimed the kidnapping of a South Korean man identified as Noi Sung Hong, and demanded a ransom payment of 500 million pesos.

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Tuesday, 10 February 2015
Message Attributed to Abu Sayyaf Group Threatens to Kill German Hostages Unless Ransom Paid, Support to U.S. Against IS Stops

A message attributed to the Philippines-based Abu Sayyaf Group threatened that two German hostages will be killed unless it is paid a ransom and Germany stop its support to the United States against the Islamic State (IS).

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Tuesday, 23 September 2014