Col. Jose Johriel Cenabre, commander of the 2nd Marine Brigade based in Jolo, Sulu, said on Monday the search operations for fugitive Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) leader Nur Misuari are still ongoing.
Misuari is wanted for instigating the
"(We have) some information on Misuari's (location) but we are continuously validating (to determine) his exact location," Cenabre said.
He likened Misuari to a rat always in hiding in the wake of reports that the MNLF founding chairman had been spotted in Sulu.
He said that the continuing search operations for Misuari are part of the military's various peace and security missions.