Sulu Archipelago


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Sulu Archipelago

(ˈsuːluː)
n
(Placename) a chain of over 500 islands in the SW Philippines, separating the Sulu Sea from the Celebes Sea: formerly a sultanate, ceded to the Philippines in 1940. Capital: Jolo. Pop: 619 668 (2000). Area: 2686 sq km (1037 sq miles)

Su′lu Archipel′ago

(ˈsu lu)
n.
an island group in the SW Philippines, extending SW from Mindanao to Borneo. 555,239; 1086 sq. mi. (2813 sq. km).
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Dureza, who has been visiting the island provinces in Sulu archipelago as peace negotiator since the time of former Fidel Ramos, said he noticed the positive changes in the island province.
The whole of Sulu archipelago, including Tawi-Tawi, is the least penetrated market for power projects.
Headlines ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 They were likewise cautioned to avoid traveling to the Sulu Archipelago and through the southern Sulu Sea, including the waters off southern Palawan Island, due to the threat of piracy and kidnappings in this area.
FCO advised its citizens against going to western and central Mindanao and the Sulu archipelago 'because of terrorist activity and clashes between the military and insurgent groups.
Protect Wildlife Project started in the Philippines in June 2016 focusing initiatives on the province of Palawan, including Tubbataha Reef and the Sulu Archipelago covering Zamboanga and Tawi-Tawi.
citizens to avoid all non-essential travel to the Sulu Archipelago and through the southern Sulu Sea, and to exercise extreme caution when traveling to the island of Mindanao, due to continued terrorist threats, insurgent activities and kidnappings," the (https://travel.
AFTER MOST OF THE STUDENTS are done drawing their coral, I share a few examples of traditional Filipino textiles, from the Yakan people within the Sulu Archipelago.
Local security experts told the Telegraph that the local economy of the Sulu archipelago, where the group flourishes, is so dependant on "the kidnap business" that it's become "an engrained way of life.
The ASG operates mainly in Basilan, Sulu, and Tawi-Tawi Provinces in the Sulu Archipelago and has a presence on Mindanao.
Manila: The US State Department has issued a warning against US citizens travelling to the Sulu archipelago while a London-based think tank ranked the Philippines high in a list of countries with terrorist threats.
citizens of the risks of travel to the Philippines, in particular to the Sulu Archipelago, the island of Mindanao, and in the southern Sulu Sea area.
The second incident was the invasion of an area of Sabah in East Malaysia by around 100 armed men, who claimed the territory on behalf of the Sulu Sultanate (the Sulu Archipelago now being a part of the Philippines).