Zamboanga Crisis: MNLF Commander Ustaz Habir Malik allegedly killed in firefight

Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) commander Ustaz Habir Malik, who led the attack in Zamboanga City, has been allegedly killed.

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ABS-CBN broadcast journalist Jorge Cariño reported on TV Patrol Friday night he received information from a “reliable source” that Malik is believed to be one of those who were shot by government forces during a firefight in Lustre Street in said city.

Cariño noted that the information is yet to be verified by authorities.

Malik is said to be a top aide of MNLF founder Nur Misuari. Reports said AFP records show he has three warrants of arrest for murder, frustrated murder, and attempted murder.