Gunmen in Philippines strafe bus killing 4 people

first_img Think Tank analyzes the second round of Democratic debates 0 Comments   Share   More Valley freeways to be closed this weekend for improvements Top Stories How Arizona is preparing the leader of the next generation Regional Police Director Mario Avenido said Thursday the driver, an army corporal, a 90-year-old woman and a 28-year-old civilian were killed in the attack.A military report said this week that the militants have launched more attacks in the last four years despite U.S.-backed offensives because authorities failed to isolate them from supporters.(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) New high school in Mesa lets students pick career pathscenter_img MANILA, Philippines (AP) – Police say gunmen in the volatile southern Philippines opened fire on a packed minibus this week, killing four people and wounding another two.The attackers began shooting as the vehicle approached Parang town on Jolo Island early Tuesday. The area is a stronghold of al-Qaida-linked Abu Sayyaf rebels notorious for bomb attacks and kidnappings that have terrorized the region for more than two decades. Sponsored Stories How do cataracts affect your vision? 5 things to look for when selecting an ophthalmologist Meghan McCain to release audiobook on conservatism, familylast_img read more