RealNews

Philippine troops free captive from Muslim rebels

Philippine troops freed a female trader, held captive for more than two months by Islamic militants on a remote southern island, after a brief gun battle on Friday, officials said. Abdusakur Tan, a local governor, said soldiers discovered a group of Abu Sayyaf militants holding Maria Rosalie Lao in a wooded area near Patikul town on Jolo island at dawn. Full Story

OODA Analyst

OODA Analyst

OODA is comprised of a unique team of international experts capable of providing advanced intelligence and analysis, strategy and planning support, risk and threat management, training, decision support, crisis response, and security services to global corporations and governments.