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US says chemical arms inspectors still have not entered site of Syrian attack

Posted on Wednesday, 18 April 2018 11:26 AM | No Comments
The United States believes inspectors from a global chemical weapons watchdog have not yet been able to enter the site of the April 7 alleged chemical weapons attack on the...

DFA monitors status of Filipinos amid airstrikes in Syria

Posted on Monday, 16 April 2018 02:47 PM | No Comments
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said that Filipinos in Syria are safe following the massive joint airstrikes by US, France and Britain against it. DFA said over a thousand...

Russia warns any U.S. missiles fired at Syria will be shot down

Posted on Wednesday, 11 April 2018 10:25 PM | No Comments
BEIRUT (Reuters) – Russia has warned that any U.S. missiles fired at Syria over a suspected chemical weapons attack on a rebel enclave would be shot down and the launch...

Solon: Kuwaiti gov’t not in position to convict Demafelis’ employers

Posted on Wednesday, 4 April 2018 09:17 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — ACTS-OFW party-list Rep. Aniceto “John” Bertiz has expressed fears over Kuwait government’s death sentence against the employer of Joanna Demafelis, the overseas Filipino Worker (OFW) found dead inside...

U.S. says Syria may be developing new types of chemical weapons

Posted on Friday, 2 February 2018 01:33 PM | No Comments
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Syrian government may be developing new types of chemical weapons, and U.S. President Donald Trump is prepared to consider further military action if necessary to deter...

France to launch international group targeting toxic gas attacks

Posted on Monday, 22 January 2018 10:29 PM | No Comments
France has asked some 30 countries to work together to preserve evidence of chemical weapons attacks and impose sanctions on those responsible after Russia ended an international inquiry into who...

PNP-Angeles nabs alleged member of Hamas terrorist group

Posted on Monday, 22 January 2018 09:32 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — An Iraqi national who managed to enter the country last year is a chemist with knowledge in making bombs. He served as a rocket consultant of the...

Trump recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, defying allies, foes

Posted on Thursday, 7 December 2017 10:36 AM | No Comments
WASHINGTON/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – President Donald Trump on Wednesday reversed decades of U.S. policy and recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, imperiling Middle East peace efforts and upsetting Washington’s friends...

U.S. Supreme Court tosses one travel ban ruling

Posted on Wednesday, 11 October 2017 05:01 PM | No Comments
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday threw out an appeals court ruling that struck down President Donald Trump’s previous temporary travel ban targeting several Muslim-majority nations countries that have now...

Trump signs proclamation restricting travel from 8 countries

Posted on Monday, 25 September 2017 05:59 PM | No Comments
US President Donald Trump on Sunday signed the new rules, which will impact the citizens of Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, Venezuela and Yemen and will take effect...