Troopers from the 2nd Marine Brigade have successfully arrested two suspected Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) members during operations in Barangay Pansul, Patikul town, Sulu province on Friday morning. Arrested ASG memberes were identified as Salih Madjam alias “Undag Dami” and his brother Kinang Madkam alias “Tinman Dami”. Col. Jose Johnriel Cenabre, 2nd Marine Brigade commander, said the ASG men were nabbed at about 6:30 a.m. by elements of the 11th Special Operations Platoon led by 2nd Lt. Michael A. Loon. He added that Loon’s group was conducting law enforcement operations when the two were apprehended. Hussien’s group is also responsible for series of ambush/attacks of military personnel who are providing security to peace and developmental initiatives in Sitio Lumbaan, Barangay Buhanginan, Sitio Bulabog, Barangay Bunbun, Sitio Tubig Magtuh, Barangay Panglayahan, all in Patikul town.