By Jerry E. Esplanada
Sixty more overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) have returned to the country during the past three days from strife-torn Libya, bringing to a little more than 800 the total number of OFWs who have availed themselves of the government’s free repatriation program.
By Tarra Quismundo
Despite the advisory issued by the United States to its citizens against traveling to Sulu, US Ambassador to the Philippines Philip Goldberg went ahead with his first trip to Jolo on Monday to meet with local leaders, youth and American troops stationed there.
Norwegian Foreign Minister Borge Brende says his country will continue brokering peace talks between the Philippine government and communist insurgents despite the rebels’ withdrawal from negotiations.
By Frances Mangosing
The military is in “gradual transition” of its operations to territorial defense this 2014.
By Niña P. Calleja
If the records of the Bureau of Immigration (BI) are to be believed, founding chair of the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) Nur Misuari who is being hunted down by government troops in connection with the attack on Zamboanga City has not left the country.