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Additional troops deployed to monitor reported ISIS recruitment in Mindanao

AFP Chief of Staff Gen. Gregorio Pio Catapang Jr. AP FILE PHOTO

The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) has boosted the number of troops in Mindanao to improve the monitoring of groups there that are reportedly recruiting for the terrorist group Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS).

Posted: October 3rd, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Al-Qaida-linked militants free 2 Filipino hostages

Jordanian journalist Baker Atyani. AP

Abu Sayyaf gunmen have freed two Filipino members of a Jordanian TV journalist’s crew believed to have been kidnapped by the al-Qaida-linked militants in June last year as they set out to interview the extremists in their jungle lairs in the southern Philippines, police said Sunday.

Posted: February 3rd, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »