Four suspected Abu Sayyaf terrorists were killed during a firefight with Western Mindanao Command servicemen on Tawi-Tawi province's Barangay Lakit-Lakit, WestMinCom chief Lieutenant General Cirilito Sobejana said on Sunday.
A marine was also wounded during the Saturday gunfight but was recovering from his injuries.
“Isang marine trooper natin slightly wounded sa ulo, pero out of danger naman,” Sobejana explained.
A total of five suspected Abu Sayyaf gunmen were killed by WestMinCom servicemen on Saturday, the fifth rebel being killed in a separate encounter on Sulare Island, Sulu. — Julia Mari Ornedo/DVM, GMA News