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Abdurajak Abubakar Janjalani

Abu Sayyaf Commander

Dead

ImportanceVery High
Means of DeathHostile fire from Filipino authorities
Date of DeathDec. 19, 1998
Location of DeathBasilian Island, Philippines
AffiliationAbu Sayyaf
RoleCommander
NationalityFilipino
GenderMale
Narrative and Notes (Reliable)
  • He led Abu Sayyaf in its split from the Moro National Liberation Front in 1991.
  • His brother, Khadafi Janjalani, took over Abu Sayyaf after his death.
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