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Trilateral naval patrols launched to net ISIS

23rd June 2017 - 00:56 GMT | by ​Noel Tarrazona in Zamboanga

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Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines have responded to the threat of possibly thousands of ISIS fighters in Southeast Asia by commencing the deployment of joint naval patrols along their sea borders on 19 June.

A launch ceremony was conducted in the Indonesian town of Tarakan in northern Borneo.

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