Hashim Salamat

 

 

Age: 61

 

Summary: founder and leader of the largest Muslim rebel group in the Philippines Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), an organization seeking an Islamic state in the mainly Catholic Philippines, which has led a revolt that has claimed the lives of 120,000 people, mostly civilians.

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart attack

 

Born: July 7, 1942

 

Died: July 13, 2003

 

Location: Mindanao, Philippines