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Video of Abu Sayyaf hostage believed to be a ransom demand

Islamic extremist group Abu Sayyaf has released a video of an Indonesian held hostage since September begging for his release, in a reported bid to extort a ransom of four million pesos (US$76,324) from his employer. Samsul Sangunim, who was abducted by gunmen off the coast of Pulau Gaya in the Malaysian state of Sabah, is shown cowering inside a […]