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1992   Zamboanga Times, September 22, 1992. Muslim political extremists Abu Sayyaf terrorist group attack FEBC station DXAS, Zamboanga (Philippines), killing three persons including Tausug language broadcaster Greg Hapalla and control operator Greg Bacabis. The killings are carried out after phoned threats against DXAS for broadcasting to the Muslim Tausug. The Tausug themselves were not complaining about the broadcasts, in fact were enthusiastic listeners. Some time passed before Abu Sayyaf took credit for the murders.