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The Editor-in-Chief

Zamboanga Today Newspaper

Zamboanga City

Dear Sir:

The ongoing military offensives against lawless groups in Mindanao and nearby provinces have been indicating results desired by the Filipino people, more importantly the Mindanaoans.

I have been writing expressing my displeasure with these bandits the Abu Sayyaf Group ever since, until I slowly took off from what I have been doing because of this recurring situation we are in to. But, today, I was driven to write again and  with all honesty, I am ecstatic to share with you what I am feeling concerning the continuous yielding of those savages to the government and the number of casualties they are suffering.

Keep it going shouts at the back of my mind. There is no greater joy than watching these barbarians fall in to pieces. For all they have caused, they shall reap what they have sowed.

We can't take the fact this scenario has happened in the past. Time after time, this problem arises. This maybe just like all the talks we have heard and encountered back then but at least there 's a firm stand to eliminate this group for good. There is something to hold on to, once again.

I may sound repeating but this is the fact. Let us try and do our part as citizens of this country.

I appeal to you my countrymen to help support our government in eliminating the ASG. Report their whereabouts and other suspicious behavior in your community.

Anticipating the total eradication of these bandits inspires me to walk the dream we have long been aspiring for-- to have a peaceful and progressive environment. Let us keep the hope alive.

Sincerely,

Omar Saavedra

Zamboanga City




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