According to Philippines media, on November 20, local time, Lieutenant General Corleto Vinluan Jr. of the West Mindanao Command of the Armed Forces of the Philippines. He said that on the 20th, in Sulu Province, Mindanao, the Philippines Marine Corps clashed with the militant organization Abu Sayyaf, and Hatib Munap Binda, a deputy leader of the organization, was shot dead.
In addition, there was another clash between the Marines and the Abu Sayyaf armed forces, and Bensio Barahama, another member of the organization, was killed. It is reported that Balahama is the father of Sansibar Bensio, a leader in Abu Sayyaf.
Abu Sayyaf armed forces are one of the anti-government organizations in the southern Philippines, frequently creating terrorist incidents such as bombing attacks and large-scale kidnappings.