19 militants wounded in firefight
Riyaz ul Khaliq
Philippines troops killed nine suspected Abu Sayyaf militants during a firefight on a remote southern island, according to media reports.
The clash with a group of at least 120 militants broke out early in the morning on Thursday in the town of Patikul in the Sulu province and lasted the whole day, Xinhua news agency reported.
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