An Australian convert to Islam arrested in the Philippines for allegedly urging people to join “jihad” in Iraq and Syria was deported to his homeland Wednesday, but police said he would not be charged.
By Tina G. Santos
The 29-year-old Australian national suspected to be a jihad preacher was deported back to his country Tuesday night.
By Christine O. Avendaño
Australia has donated an additional P120 million toward the development of communities devastated by Super Typhoon Yolanda last year, bringing to more than P3 billion that country’s aid to the Philippines following the disaster.
Australian surgeons have successfully carried out a complex and rare procedure to remove a huge growth from the face of a young Filipino boy, who had to lift it up to eat and drink.
By Bong Lozada
When the Philippine Navy responded to help a sick Australian sailor, the Department of National Defense said Wednesday that the extent of help was just a sign of interoperability.