Rido-related Attacks in Muslim Village in Sulu

September 23, 2010 — An article on AFP reports gunmen attacking a Muslim village in Sulu and killing six people. Police suspect the motive of the attack to be rido-related. A study by The Asia Foundation, published in 2007, said that more than 5,500 people had died due to clan wars in the south between 1930 and 2005.  Read the full article: “Six dead in suspected Philippine clan war: Police.”

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