Italian Red Cross worker held in RP still alive: police

ZAMBOANGA – An Italian Red Cross worker held by Muslim extremists in the Philippines is still alive, a senior police official said Sunday, amid growing concern about the hostage’s health.

Philippine security forces are on heightened alert after the kidnappers tried to flee during a successful attempt to free another hostage on Saturday, Sulu police chief Senior Superintendent Jularisim Kasim said.

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