Category Archives: Homeland Security

South Korean missionary killed in his home in South Manila

A South Korean missionary was beaten to death in his home in a shocking attack southeast of Manila, police said Sunday. Sim Jae-jok had returned from an early morning jog when he discovered an intruder in his kitchen in the town of Taytay on Friday, said Superintendent Samuel Delorino. The intruder knocked the 57-year-old Korean…
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Islamic State (IS) claimed responsibility for the attack in Maluso

The Islamic State (IS) claimed responsibility for the attack in Maluso, Basilan on election day, saying it was carried out by Jund al-Khilafah or soldiers of the caliphate in the Philippines (JKP), the international terrorist organization said in a statement grabbed from their websites and online forums on Tuesday. “By the grace of Allah, a…
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Three victims found in Cavite after summary execution

Three men believed to be victims of summary execution were found in Tanza, Cavite, before dawn yesterday. The victims bore gunshots wounds and were found along the road in Sitio Sampalukan, Barangay Lambingan at around 4 a.m. Authorities have yet to gather leads into the killing, but local officials expressed belief it was drug-related.
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Kidnapped Canadian beheaded by Abu Sayyaf bandits in Jolo

A Canadian held hostage by Islamist militants in the Philippines has been executed, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Monday, after Filipino authorities said they had found the head of a foreign man on a remote island. "I'm outraged by the news that a Canadian citizen, John Ridsdel, held hostage in the Philippines since September…
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