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DILG confirms another suicide bomber in Mindanao

Posted on Friday, 22 February 2019 05:17 PM | No Comments
QUEZON CITY, Philippines — There is another suicide bomber currently in Mindanao, according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo Año. The Yemeni suicide bomber...

Kenyan official says security situation under control after hotel attack

Posted on Wednesday, 16 January 2019 11:10 AM | No Comments
The Kenyan government said Tuesday the security situation in the country is under control after an unknown number of terrorists attacked an upmarket hotel and office complex in the capital...

AFP wants 30-day detention period vs. suspected terrorist

Posted on Tuesday, 2 October 2018 12:45 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) sees a three-day detention for a suspected terrorist as “light”. Under the Human Security Act, a suspected terrorist can only...

AFP verifies report of 23 armed groups joining forces under ‘ISIS Philippines’

Posted on Tuesday, 6 March 2018 11:01 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) said the remaining terrorists are still recruiting and strengthening their forces. Twenty-three armed groups are believed to have joined forces under...

PNP prepares for manhunt ops against 40 foreign terrorists who allegedly entered the country

Posted on Monday, 26 February 2018 10:58 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine National Police (PNP), with the help of other concerned agencies, will launch manhunt operations against international terrorists who were able to enter the country. The Western...

DOJ files petition tagging CPP-NPA as terrorist group

Posted on Wednesday, 21 February 2018 10:26 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The government has formally asked a local court to tag the Communist Party of the Philippines – New People’s Army (CPP-NPA) as a terrorist group. The Department of...

Government declares 6-day suspension of offensive military operations vs NPA

Posted on Friday, 22 December 2017 01:32 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Malacañang reiterated the statement of President Rodrigo Duterte declaring unilateral ceasefire or suspension of offensive military operations against the New People’s Army (NPA) this holiday season for...

Malacañang to CPP-NPA-NDF: Move on and don’t blame the gov’t for termination of talks

Posted on Tuesday, 28 November 2017 05:02 PM | No Comments
 MANILA, Philippines — Malacañang reiterated that the government has shown its sincerity to attain peace but the leftist group instead conducts atrocities more often. Thus, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque...

Military hunts new Islamic State emir in Southeast Asia

Posted on Monday, 6 November 2017 05:29 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Ronald dela Rosa confirmed that the Islamic State (ISIS) has a new emir in Southeast Asia. Dela Rosa noted that the information...

VP Robredo calls for lifting of martial law declaration in Mindanao

Posted on Tuesday, 17 October 2017 06:39 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Vice President Leni Robredo said she is not against the proclamation of martial law in Mindanao, especially since it was the Supreme Court itself that declared it...