Rappler's latest stories on Basilan blast
Relatives of Indalin Jainul deny initial claims he was involved in the July 31 car blast
(UPDATED) 'We join the Philippine government in condemning this terrorist act in the strongest terms,' says United States Ambassador to the Philippines Sung Kim
Does the blast indicate the Abu Sayyaf has now trained local suicide bombers in Basilan?
(4th UPDATE) The first reported suicide bombing in the Philippines occurred in Cotabato City in 1997
(UPDATED) ARMM Governor Mujiv Hataman says 'rumors and unfounded claims may lead to fearmongering and may further fuel instability at a time when we are working hard to win the peace and pursue justice'
(UPDATED) The military immediately tags Abu Sayyaf leader Furuji Indama as the one who plotted it
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