16zamhostage1REUNITED. Merceditas Hasinon and her son Mubrid are reunited after six days. Merceditas’ family was among those held hostage by MNLF forces in Zamboanga City. The women and children were freed September 10 morning while Mubrid and his father were freed in the evening. But no one knew the fate of the other until the reunion on Monday. MindaNews photo by Erwin Mascarinas READ STORY