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ISIS Affiliate ‘Hatched Plot’ to Kidnap Manny Pacquiao

ISIS Affiliate ‘Hatched Plot’ to Kidnap Manny Pacquiao

An Islamist militant group based in the Philippines that is suspected of beheading a Canadian hostage earlier this week plotted to kidnap boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao, the country’s president said.

Filipino President Benigno Aquino III said the Abu Sayyaf group, which has had a number of units pledge allegiance to the Islamic State militant group (ISIS), also planned to kidnap one of Pacquiao’s children…

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