Abu Sayyaf (translated: Swordfighter) or also known as al-Harakat al-Islamiyya (The Islamic Movement) is a Islamist Terror organization, that operates in the Southern part of the Philippines. Abu Sayyaf want to establish a state of God and is connacted with the Al-Qaeda. In 1995 it supported the failed "Operation Bojinka", in which they wanted to kill Johannes Paul II. and other Catholics. Abu Sayyaf acts with bomb attacks and have already behead Christians.
- ↑ http://www.foxnews.com/world/2010/06/13/al-qaida-linked-abu-sayyaf-militants-behead-loggers-southern-philippines/