Ameril Umbra Kato


Age: 68

Summary: founder and spiritual leader of the breakaway rebel group Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) whose fighters had launched violent attacks against civilian communities in 2008 after the Philippine Supreme Court nullified an agreement on ancestral domains between the government and the guerrilla organization Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) amid disagreements over the rebel group's peace negotiations with the government, and who was the Philippines' most wanted man due to his still official membership in the MILF insurgency, but he was not hunted by the military.

Cause of Death: Complications from a heart attack and pneumonia

Born: May 18, 1946

Died: April 14, 2015

Guindulungan, Philippines