Leader of Daesh-linked group killed in Philippines

Leader of Ansar Khalifah Philippines high value target, sympathetic to international terrorist organizations.
By Hader Glang

The leader of a Daesh-linked group has been killed and three of his followers arrested in a joint police and military raid in the southern Philippines.

The Philippine News Agency (PNA) quoted a local official as saying that Mohammad Jaafar Maguid, leader of Ansar Khalifah Philippines (AKP), was killed by government forces when he resisted arrest at a Beach Resort early Thursday morning.

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Source: aa.com.tr

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