Zamboanga, Philippines - Republic of
YEAREND PICTURES 2001 - MUSLIM GUERILLAS USE HOSTAGES AS HUMAN SHIELDS
IN ZAMBOANGA CITY.
Armed Muslim guerillas use bound Filipino hostages as human shields
after seizing them in Zamboanga November 27, 2001. Muslim gunmen loyal
to a rebellious governor took scores of civilians hostage in the
southern Philippines on Tuesday after they were pounded by helicopter
gunships and bomber planes. YEAREND PICTURES 2001 REUTERS/Erik de