• Philippines, July 15, 2018

    Six unknown gunmen in military uniform kidnapped a fish farmer from Kabasalan village in Zamboanga Sibugay province. Police said the victim, Alejandro Caluno Bation, 58, was watching television along with his two sons and a worker when the armed kidnappers stormed his house and snatched him around 8:30 p.m. The kidnappers forcibly dragged the victim to a wharf and boarded a get-away motorboat, which sped towards the waters of Naga and Payao towns. No group has claimed responsibility for the kidnapping. (xinhuanet.com, 16 July 2018)