Manila, August 30
Gunmen stopped a bunch of bike riders then opened fireplace with assault rifles in a busy downtown space within the southern Philippines, killing 9 individuals, the police stated on Sunday, within the newest violence to roil the risky area.
Police officers stated the assault on the victims, who have been largely farmers, at midday Saturday in Kabacan city in Cotabato province might have been sparked by an area feud and was probably not an act of terrorism.
Most of the victims apparently didn’t know one another and have been travelling on six bikes. — AP