Govt Monitors Indonesian Hostages in Southern Philippines

Husen Miftahudin    •    02 Februari 2017 15:46 WIB
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Govt Monitors Indonesian Hostages in Southern Philippines
Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi (Photo:MTVN/Sonya Michaella)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: The Indonesian government has taken measures after Philippine militants kidnapped three Indonesian sailors last month.

"We always monitor them," Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi said in Jakarta on Thursday.

"They always move from one place to another," she continued.

Philippine militants kidnapped three Indonesian sailors on January 18. The incident occurred in Taganak, Sabah, Malaysia.

Seven Indonesians currently are taken hostage by Philippine militants. The Indonesians are held in the southern Philippines.


(WAH)