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US seeks extradition of PH doctor linked to New York terror plot - Inquirer.net

A Filipino doctor accused of plotting terror attacks in the United States had been arrested months ago in the Philippines for his alleged involvement in kidnappings and beheadings blamed on Islamic State (IS) followers, an official said on Saturday ...and more »

Filipino in jihadist plot to be extradited to US - Inquirer.net

A Filipino suspect in a thwarted jihadist plot targeting New York's subway and Times Square will be extradited to the United States, Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II said on Sunday. Russell Salic and two others have been charged with involvement ...and more »

New York 'plotter' was doctor for pro-Islamic State fighters in the Philippines, Manila says - South China Morning Post

A Filipino doctor wanted over a foiled extremist plot targeting New York's subway and Times Square used to treat pro-Islamic State (IS) militants in the mountains of southern Philippines, the military said on Monday. Russell Salic, 37, had links to the ...and more »

Extradition process for US terror suspect gets Aguirre nod - Inquirer.net

Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II said on Sunday that the extradition process for a Filipino doctor accused of plotting terror attacks in the US should already begin. “It only means that we have to begin the extradition proceedings being requested ...and more »

PH to start extradition process for alleged New York plotter - Rappler

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – A Filipino suspect in a thwarted jihadist plot targeting New York's subway and Times Square will face legal proceedings seeking his extradition to the United States, the Philippine justice secretary said on Sunday ...and more »

Palace assures US of cooperation in extradition of doctor linked to terror plot - Inquirer.net

This photo taken on August 14, 2017 shows Russel Salic smiling after a hearing at the Department of Justice (DOJ) in Manila. A Filipino suspect in a thwarted jihadist plot targeting New York's subway and Times Square will face legal proceedings seeking ...and more »

Filipino doctor accused of plotting terror attacks in NYC was arrested months ago in the Philippines - New York Daily News

Dr. Russel Langi Salic, who's being linked to Maute Group, attends kidnapping and murder hearing @ the Department of Justice pic.twitter.com/mYUZlCTH0r. — Ina Reformina (@InaReformina) August 14, 2017. BY Larry Mcshane. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Updated ...and more »

PH complying with US request to extradite 'jihadist' doc, but prosecution for his local crimes to continue - InterAksyon

MANILA – The Philippine government will comply with a United States request for the extradition of Russel Salic , a Cagayan de Oro-based orthopedic doctor allegedly involved in terror plots in New York, but will continue in the meantime its own ...and more »

PH extraditing NY terror suspect - Manila Bulletin

Department of Justice (DOJ) Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II said yesterday the government is set to extradite to the United States (US) a Filipino physician linked to the Maute Group in Marawi City and charged with plotting attacks in New York City for ...and more »

Filipino charged for foiled NY terror plot is a doctor from Marawi - Rappler

(3rd UPDATE) Russel Salic surrendered to authorities in the Philippines in April 2017 in connection with a local case. The US wants him extradited. Carmela Fonbuena · @carmelafonbuena. Published 8:19 PM, October 07, 2017. Updated 10:02 AM, October 08 ...and more »