Riot police swept in with armored vehicles, bulldozers and helicopters Wednesday to clear two sprawling encampments of supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi, sparking running street battles elsewhere in Cairo and other Egyptian cities. At least 149 people were killed nationwide, many of them in the assaults on the protest vigils.
By Edwin Fernandez
Rival Moro rebels in North Cotabato on Sunday morning clashed in a remote village in Kidapawan City, sending several families leaving temporarily their homes, the military here said.
By Jeoffrey Maitem
The military on Monday called off an offensive against the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) after capturing two camps of the breakaway insurgent group as peace talks between the government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) resumed in Malaysia.
By Julie M. Aurelio
The Quezon City Police District will be charging four leaders of a militant group for allegedly leading a violent clash between squatters and lawmen near a slum community along Agham Road on Monday.
Clashes re-erupted in Turkish cities Monday as Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan shrugged off mass protests against his Islamic-rooted government that have left at least one man dead.
Protestors and riot police clashed for a second day in Istanbul on Saturday, a day after an environmental protest flared into a massive outcry against Turkey’s Islamist-rooted government.
Close to 3,000 people from three villages here have fled their homes as clashes between rival Moro rebel groups continued despite a truce.
By Cai Panlilio
Cherry Mae Velasco sat quietly outside her grandmother’s house in Barangay 23 Gahub here. A faint smile was plastered on her face while she listened to her younger cousins exchange pleasantries.
By Julie S. Alipala
All eight Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) guerrillas killed in a clash with Abu Sayyaf bandits on Jolo island were beheaded.
By Jodee A. Agoncillo
A police officer was wounded and 11 private security guards were arrested following a violent clash in a disputed property in Pasay City Friday morning.
By Allan Nawal
, Aquiles Zonio
The sister of a tribal leader whose wife and two children were killed in a military operation last Thursday, said a “pangayaw” (tribal war) could erupt due to the killings.