The National Capital Region Police Office announced Friday the arrest of two suspected terrorists plotting to bomb Metro Manila and raise funds for the attack.
Sen, a.k.a. Abu Nas or Sugud and Jul a.k.a Sudais Asmad y Sali, and Jeran Aba y Sangcopan were separately arrested on 20 and 25 December, according to the NCRPO.
Both are allegedly members of the Daulah Islamiyah.
Aba was in Metro Manila allegedly to conduct bombings while Asmad was to solicit financial support from sympathizers, the NCRPO said.