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Sagrados Corazon (Philippines)

Name assigned by coder: no
PGM ID Number: 157
Country: Philippines
Date formed: May 25, 1998
Details of Formation: anti-Muslim Christian vigilante group. This one has no direct links to govt. but is part of the state endorsed 'total war' against muslim seperatists
Date dissolved: Unknown
Details of Termination:
Successor group(s): none
Private Military Company? no
Government Relation: type1
Government Link(s): state/military institution
Training and Equipment no
Shared Information and Joint Operations no information
Shared personnel no information
Types of Material Support: unclear
State Sponsor(s): none
Other Connection(s):
Membership: religious
Location: Mindanao
Force Strength: [unknown, unknown]
Target(s): civilians; rebels, insurgents, or other armed group
Purpose(s): self-defense and security; fight insurgents
Other Information: purpose=kill Muslim insurgents