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Philippines evacuates embassy staff in war-torn Libya

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This frame grab shows an airplane on the tarmac of the airport belching black smoke into the air during fighting between the Islamist Misarata brigade and a powerful rival militia, in Tripoli, Libya. AP

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has evacuated some staff of the Philippine Embassy in Tripoli, Libya as fighting intensified between rival militias.

Posted: July 28th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

DFA priority: Peace in disputed sea

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Johnson Reef, called Mabini by the Philippines, at the Spratly Islands in the West Philippine Sea.  AP FILE PHOTO

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said on Sunday its priority in the remaining two years of the Aquino administration would be “to ensure the peace in the West Philippine Sea” amid rising territorial conflicts with regional giant China.

Posted: July 27th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

US envoy: Impeachment ‘none of our business’

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US Ambassador to the Philippines Philip Goldberg said on Thursday that the impeachment complaint filed against President Benigno Aquino over a deal that would allow US forces to stay in the Philippines without a treaty is none of the United States’ business.

Posted: July 27th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Mandatory evacuation for Filipinos in Libya ordered

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The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Sunday ordered the mandatory evacuation of Filipinos in Libya as conflict in the country escalates.

Posted: July 20th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Thailand supports PH’s call for peaceful resolution of South China Sea rows

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Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) secretary Albert del Rosario  AP FILE PHOTO

Thailand supported the Philippines’ call for a peaceful resolution to disputes in the South China Sea Friday after meeting with Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario.

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

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