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FILIPINO REVEREND WILDEN ALMEDA AND HIS FOLLOWERS RAISED THEIR HANDS WHILE PRAYING IN JOLO.
Filipino preacher Wilden Almeda (L), a born-again Christian spiritual leader, and his followers raise their hands while praying inside a room at Jolo,Sulu, southern Philippines July 1. Almeda, who arrived on Saturday in Jolo with his group, is scheduled to see the remaining 20 Sipadan hostages on Sunday at Abu Sayyaf mountain lair in Talipao town, Sulu island. Almeda is set to pray over and give aid to the hostages.