FBI analysis suggests Philippines killed terror suspect

February 4, 2015 7:26 PM

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WASHINGTON (AP) — DNA analysis suggests that Philippine authorities have killed one of Southeast Asia's most wanted terror suspects in a recent clash with Muslim rebels, the FBI said Wednesday.

Philippine President President Benigno Aquino III last week said that the suspect, a Malaysian called Zulkifli bin Hir — best known as Marwan — was apparently killed during a Jan. 25 operation in the southern Philippines in which 44 police commandos died.

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