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'Filipino' gunmen captured in Malaysia

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Malaysian security forces have captured a group of "foreigners with firearms" believed to be militants from the southern Philippines, police said on Thursday. 

Malaysian security forces have captured a group of "foreigners with firearms" believed to be militants from the southern Philippines, police said on Thursday.

State news agency Bernama cited unidentified police sources as saying the group was made up of more than 100 men in military fatigues, but police have not publicly confirmed that report.

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