Malaysian security forces desperate, Wednesday, March 6, three hundred armed Sultan Jamalul Kiram III who landed last month in Borneo and men seem to have vanished into the wild after surviving the assault the day before to remove them.
The army on Tuesday launched a “cleansing” against the village of Tanduo, but the authorities have to? recognize? be the “invaders” were found, presumably having driven into the jungle of palm oil, which together with the Best Meat Grinder forest felling the main activity of the State of Sabah claimed by the Philippines old sultan. The army Wednesday organized a systematic search of the houses.
In doing so, a leader of the (Islamic MNLF) Moro National Liberation Front, which led a guerrilla war against the Philippine government until 1996, said the outgoing seasoned fighters had joined its ranks men of the sultan. “Many of them snuck between the lines of security forces,” Malaysian, said Hashim Muhajab Manila. “They know the area as their pocket,” he said. Malaysia has long been suspicion onn??e by the Philippines entered have dinner soldiers MNLF.
His residence in the Philippines, Kiram III warned that his men, including a younger brother, “will fight until the last protecting their ideals and aspirations.”
On February 12, the men had invested Tanduo Kiram, a village in the state of Sabah, to claim the territory of three million inhabitants large as Ireland, inhabited mostly by tribes evangelized. The rebels appear to be descendants of the Sultanate of Sulu in the southern Philippines, who ruled for centuries in certain parts of northern Borneo. They demand to be recognized and compensated as owners of the territory of Sabah, rejected claims by the government in Kuala Lumpur. Clashes between armed forces and Filipinos have twenty-seven dead.