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Palace calls New York Times editorial ‘inappropriate’

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Herminio Coloma Jr.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Malacañang called the “New York Times” editorial as “inappropriate” when it criticized President Benigno Aquino III for causing “political mischief.”

Posted: August 29th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

New York Times hits Aquino for ‘political mischief’

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President Benigno S. Aquino III . GRIG C. MONTEGRANDE/INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The “New York Times” criticized President Benigno Aquino III for alleged “political mischief” as he accused the Supreme Court of having grown “too powerful” after it voted against his economic program and of hinting at extending his term beyond 2016.

Posted: August 29th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

UN doing ‘back channeling’ talks to keep PH peacekeepers safe

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UN leader Ban Ki-moon.  AP PHOTO/THE UNITED NATIONS, MARK GARTEN

Apart from the ongoing negotiations with armed Syrian rebels, the United Nations is also doing “back channeling” to ensure the safety of the peacekeepers detained and involved in a standoff in Golan Heights.

Posted: August 29th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Middle East & Africa,Philippines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Palace hopes for end to Golan Heights standoff, lauds ‘courage of Filipino spirit’

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Presidential spokesman Edwin Lacierda. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Malacañang on Friday is hoping for a swift resolution to the standoff between the 75 Filipino peacekeepers and the Syrian rebels at Golan Heights but at the same time has recognized the “courage of the Filipino spirit”.

Posted: August 29th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Middle East & Africa,Philippines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

PH condemns violence in Golan Heights, calls for pullout of non-peacekeepers

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Charles-Jose

The Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) expressed “great concern” over the recent increase in violence in the Golan Heights region and called for the withdrawal of forces not with the United Nations Disengagement Observation Force (UNDOF).

Posted: August 29th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Middle East & Africa,Philippines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

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