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Suspected fake UN representative arrested


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 »

Marines reinforce disputed shoal

Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin. FILE PHOTO

The Philippines has deployed a fresh batch of Marines and supplies to a disputed shoal in the South China Sea where a Chinese warship appeared last month, triggering a new standoff in the strategic waters.

Posted: June 20th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

NBI wraps up probe on Sabah standoff

Sultan of Sulu Jamalul Kiram III. AP FILE PHOTO

The National Bureau of Investigation has wrapped up its investigation into a failed bid by over 200 armed followers of Sultan Jamalul Kiram III to reclaim Sabah in February.

Posted: June 4th, 2013 in Asia & Pacific,Features,Headlines | Read More »

Sabah extension up to Malaysian foreign ministry


The Malaysian Ministry of Foreign Affairs will be the government agency to decide on an appeal by the Philippines to extend the deadline for the Sulu royal followers to leave Sabah, the Home Ministry said Saturday.

Posted: February 23rd, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

US steers clear of Sabah issue

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Sulu Sultan Jamalul Kiram III  AP FILE PHOTO

Despite the potential threat to the peace process in Mindanao that it supports, the United States is staying away from the Sabah crisis, as it is a problem that only the leaders of the Philippines and Malaysia can deal with.

Posted: February 22nd, 2013 in Asia & Pacific,Features | Read More »