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Text of report in English by Philippine newspaper Philippine Daily Inquirer website on 28 June
[Report by Tarra Quismundo: "More PNP troopers sent to fight Abu Sayyaf"]
Manila, Philippines - The Philippine National Police (PNP) is sending another batch of elite combat troopers to Mindanao amid continuing operations against the Abu Sayyaf Group in several provinces down south.
The PNP Special Action Force (SAF) will send a 226-member contingent to Basilan on Sunday to augment troops pursuing bandits in that province, the PNP announced Saturday.
The batch is the second SAF augmentation of troops in Mindanao after 117 troopers were sent to Sulu last …