Two people were killed in an armed attack near Basilan, Philippines

 

At least two men were killed and two others were injured after an ambush that took place near Basilan, Philippines. They were heading to Lamitan City, an area where Department of Public Works and Highways - Autonomous Region has an ongoing project.

Officials say that the company received extorsion letters from an armed group operating in the province

The reason of the attack is unknown and an investigation is on the way to identify the attackers.

 

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