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1,700 Manobos flee homes in Surigao del Sur due to killings, arson

Lianga, Surigao del Sur map

More than 1,700 Manobo residents fled their homes in Lianga, Surigao del Sur, after their communities were hit by a series of killings, gun attacks and school-and-house burning.

Posted: October 30th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

‘Abu Sayyaf’ man tagged in 2001 Lamitan siege falls


A member of the Abu Sayyaf group allegedly involved in the bloody 2001 Lamitan siege was arrested on Tuesday in Basilan province.

Posted: October 28th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

NPA strength remains at 4,000–AFP


The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) said on Monday that figures of the New People’s Army strength remained at about 4,000.

Posted: October 27th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Military cites ‘significant gains’ in anti-insurgency drive at AFP meeting

AFP Chief General Gregorio Catapang leads the Command Conference for the 3rd Quarter of 2014 to discuss the national security situation and assessments of its ongoing operations in the country. /PHOTO FROM AFP PAO

Top military commanders gathered at Camp Aguinaldo on Thursday to assess national security situation and the military’s ongoing campaigns, among others.

Posted: October 23rd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

BIFF kills Sultan Kudarat mayor’s brother-farmer

Members of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF).  INQUIRER MINDANAO FILE PHOTO

Suspected Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighter (BIFF) members shot to death on Thursday a farmer who was a brother of a town mayor in Sultan Kudarat province.

Posted: October 23rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »