2019-01-30: At least two people were killed and four others were injured in an attack with a hand grenade at a mosque in Zamboanga City, in the south-western parts of the country, on Wednesday (30 January). The attack took place at around 12:20 a.m. local time in the sitio Logoy Diutay, east of the city centre. The attacker is at large.
Heightened security measures and operations of security forces are to be expected. Armed clashes are possible during arrests of terror suspects. Travellers are advised to exercise high caution, to strictly avoid operations of security forces, and to follow instructions from security forces.
AFP, Philippine Daily Inquirer