Sayyaf threatens to kill ‘Samal’ hostages
ZAMBOANGA CITY – Abu Sayyaf rebels have threatened to execute four of their hostages – two Canadians, a Norwegian and a Filipino woman – if their $ 100- million ransom is not paid.
In a new video autonomous region. obtained by the SITE Ridsdel spoke in the Intelligence Group, the 90-second clip and has rebels showed off their appealed to the terrified hostages – Canadian government Canadians John Ridsdel to pay the ransom to and Robert Hall and his save their lives. “We’re Filipino girlfriend being ransomed for each Maritess Flor; and for one billion pesos. I Norwegian Kjartan appeal to the Canadian Sekkingstad. No deadline Prime Minister and the was provided in the video people of Canada, for the demand to be met. please pay this ransom
The four were as soon as possible or kidnapped September 21 our lives are in great from the upscale Holiday danger,” he said as his Oceanview marina on captor held a bolo above Samal Island off Davao his neck. del Norte province and Hall also begged for brought them by boat to his life and made a Sulu, one of five provinces similar appeal. under the Muslim Continue to page 4