Nine dead in ambush on Muslim politician in southern Philippines

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Cotabato City, Philippines – Nine people were killed Wednesday when unidentified gunmen ambushed a convoy of a Muslim politician in a southern Philippine province, the military said.Norodin Matalam, a former provincial governor and vice mayor in Maguindanao province, and his wife were critically injured in the ambush. The politician and his wife were being treated in an undisclosed hospital, according to Colonel Pedro Soria, an army brigade commander.  Soria said Matalam and his wife were on their way home when gunmen opened fire at their convoy of vehicles near the boundary of Carmen town, 960 kilometres south of Manila.

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