Canadian killed by terrorist group in Philippines, another held hostage Add to ..

April 25, 2016 7:05 PM

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A Canadian man has been killed by the terrorist group Abu Sayyaf in the southern Philippines and a second Canadian remains a hostage, a government official says.

John Ridsdel, 68, was executed in recent days and Robert Hall, 50, remains a captive, the official said, speaking on condition of anonymity.

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