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Hunt on for Moro leader who led Sabah kidnapping

A boat of General Operations Forces team patrolling at a resort area in Semporna in the east coast of Sabah. Photo from The Star/ Asia News Network

Malaysian and Philippine security forces are scouring scores of islands in the Basilan, Sulu and Tawi-Tawi provinces for a former Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) soldier known as “Haji Gulam” and his men.

Posted: April 5th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Monitors upbeat hardline rebels won’t stop peace

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International monitors observing government talks with Muslim rebels expressed confidence on Friday that efforts to end one of Asia’s bloodiest and longest insurgencies will survive derailing attempts by hardline guerrillas.

Posted: March 2nd, 2014 in Global Pinoy | Read More »

No record Misuari left PH, could have left ‘by other means’—BI exec

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Former Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) leader Nur Misuari

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.

Posted: December 11th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Suspected fake UN representative arrested

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A suspected fake United Nations representative was arrested Tuesday in Cagayan de Oro City.

Posted: November 26th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

UN seeks int’l aid for Bohol

Volunteers for and members of the Philippine Red Cross team carry goods that were transported through a boat after a bridge collapsed from a massive quake that hit Bohol. ALANAH TORRALBA/ IFRC

The United Nations on Friday appealed for $46.8 million (P2.01 billion) in international aid for more than 380,000 people in Bohol province now living in tents after a 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck Central Visayas last week.

Posted: October 26th, 2013 in Banner Story,Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

S. Korea leader welcomes Aquino, extends condolences over Bohol quake

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Philippine President Benigno Aquino III, right, and his South Korean counterpart Park Geun-hye greet children waving the two countries' national flags during a welcoming ceremony at the presidential house in Seoul, South Korea. AP

South Korean President Park Gyeun-hye expressed on Thursday, her condolences and “deepest regret” over the loss of lives and destruction of properties in the powerful earthquake that struck parts of Visayas and Bohol last Tuesday as she welcomed President Aquino who arrived here for a two-day state visit.

Posted: October 17th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Rights watch airs concern over state, MNLF abuses in Zamboanga

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WOUNDED SOLDIER A government trooper tends to a comrade who was wounded by mortar fire on the fifth day of the standoff between government forces and Moro rebels in Zamboanga City on Friday. EDWIN BACASMAS

Claiming it had received reports of torture of suspected Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) gunmen, even the elderly, by state security forces, the New York-based Human Rights Watch (HRW) on Friday called on the Philippine government to investigate “when the smoke finally clears in Zamboanga.”

Posted: September 21st, 2013 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

AFP, MNLF have committed human-rights abuses—HRW

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Philippine Army soldiers fire a 60mm mortar towards the position of MNLF loyal to Misuari where they camp out with their hostages in Barangay Sta. Barbara in Zamboanga City. EDWIN BACASMAS

Both the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the armed members of the rebel group Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) have committed human-rights abuses, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said Thursday.

Posted: September 19th, 2013 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Organization of Islamic Cooperation offers to help in ending Zamboanga City crisis

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The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has offered to mediate in ending the standoff in Zamboanga City between Philippine government troops and forces loyal to Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) founder Nur Misuari.

Posted: September 15th, 2013 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

UN, EU call for end to Zamboanga fighting

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WOUNDED SOLDIER A government trooper tends to a comrade who was wounded by mortar fire on the fifth day of the standoff between government forces and Moro rebels in Zamboanga City on Friday. EDWIN BACASMAS

The United Nations and the European Union have called for an immediate end to hostilities between government troops and Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) rebels in Zamboanga City, as the rising number of displaced residents and civilians killed in six days of fighting point to an emerging humanitarian crisis.

Posted: September 15th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

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