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Zamboanga City rehab seems to be ‘too slow’

US Ambassador Philip Goldberg said rehabilitation efforts in the city, particularly a resettlement program for residents displaced by a terror attack by followers of Moro leader Nur Misuari and the armed government response, were moving slowly.

Posted: November 19th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Grandma of alleged drug lord busted herself


It looked like the family enterprise. The grandmother of a drug syndicate leader operating in Zamboanga City was apprehended last week allegedly in the act of selling shabu to undercover narcotics agents.

Posted: November 17th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Dog Diego saves life of his cop handler

A QUIET HERO  Meet Zamboanga City’s new hero, Diego, a Belgian Malinois dog, with a new handler while waiting for his original handler, 
PO2 Manuel Franklin Ined, to recover from injuries sustained from a blast inside a massage parlor. JULIE S. ALIPALA/INQUIRER MINDANAO

Whoever left the homemade bomb at the massage parlor didn’t count on Diego being there.

Posted: November 11th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Zamboanga City blasts seen as Sayyaf’s diversionary tactic

Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The twin blasts that rocked Zamboanga City on Sunday night could be a diversionary tactic by the Abu Sayyaf, Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin said.

Posted: November 10th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Cop, bomb-sniffing dog injured in two Zamboanga explosions

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A policeman and a bomb-sniffing dog were wounded when two bombs exploded here Sunday night.

Posted: November 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »