Pirates kill eight off Philippines

The apparent act of piracy came as Duterte gave a six-month deadline to soldiers to eliminate Islamic militants from the country.

Pirates blamed for the death of 8 fishermen in the Philippines


At least eight fishermen are reported to be killed in a suspected pirate attack in Sulu Sea near southern Philippines.

A Filipino coast guard confirmed on Tuesday (10 January) that a fishing boat carrying 15 crew members was attacked by armed men when it was operating off Laud Siromon island near the Zamboanga peninsula, on Monday.

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Source: ibtimes.co.uk

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