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No Filipinos on crashed Taiwanese plane

Taiwan Plane Crash

No Filipinos were onboard the Taiwanese airplane that crashed Wednesday, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said.

Posted: July 24th, 2014 in Asia & Pacific,Featured Gallery,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

PH embassy offers aid to kin of 3 Filipinos onboard crashed Malaysian jet

People inspect the crash site of a passenger plane near the village of Hrabove, Ukraine, Thursday, July 17, 2014. Ukraine said a passenger plane was shot down Thursday as it flew over the country, and both the government and the pro-Russia separatists fighting in the region denied any responsibility for downing the plane. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)

The Philippine Embassy in Malaysia is working closely with Malaysia Airlines authorities on what assistance they may be able to offer the next of kin of the three Filipino casualties in flight MH17 that crashed in Ukraine.

Posted: July 18th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Indonesians, Filipinos convicted in airport blast

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A Philippine prosecutor says a court has convicted two Indonesians and three Filipino militants of detonating a vehicular bomb that killed a soldier and wounded several bystanders outside a southern airport in 2003.

Posted: July 15th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Philippines bans new deployment to Kenya

Kenyan police helicopters arrive at Pandanguo, Kenya, Friday. A local official says armed gunmen attacked a Kenyan coastal village, the latest of a series of attacks that have killed more than 80 people and displaced thousands. AP

Citing the rapidly deteriorating security situation in Kenya, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Saturday has banned the deployment of new Filipino workers to the East African country.

Posted: July 12th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

No Muslim Filipinos in ISIS, Defense exec assures


An official from the Department of National Defense assured that there are no Islamic Filipinos who joined Jihadist group Islamic State of Iraq and Al Sham.

Posted: July 9th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »