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Filipino ‘warrior peacekeepers’ guarding world’s war zones’

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After nearly two decades on the frontlines against Muslim insurgents in the Philippines’ violence-plagued south, Army Captain Teodoro Nicor is looking forward to guarding a war zone abroad.

Posted: September 19th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

UN troops withdraw from Syrian Golan–AFP reporter

Al-Qaida-linked Syrian militants gather around vehicles carrying UN peacekeepers from Fiji before releasing them, as they arrive near the Syrian village of Al Rafeed in Syrian-controlled side of the Golan Heights, seen from the border of the Israeli side Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014. Hundreds of UN troops withdrew from the Syrian to the Israeli-occupied sector of the Golan on Monday, an AFP correspondent said, two weeks after Al-Qaeda-linked rebels kidnapped dozens of peacekeepers.  AP PHOTO/GIL ELIYAHU

Hundreds of UN troops withdrew from the Syrian to the Israeli-occupied sector of the Golan on Monday, an AFP correspondent said, two weeks after Al-Qaeda-linked rebels kidnapped dozens of peacekeepers.

Posted: September 16th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Qaeda-linked Syria rebels release Fijian peacekeepers

This image made from video posted on a militant social media account on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, shows UN peacekeepers from Fiji held captive by militants from the Nusra Front in Syria. The 45 Fijian peacekeepers were released Thursday two weeks after they were kidnapped in the Golan Golan Heights,  a UN spokesperson said.  AP PHOTO VIA MILITANT SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNT

Al-Qaeda linked rebels in Syria on Thursday released a group of 45 Fijian UN peacekeepers they kidnapped two weeks ago in the Golan Heights, a UN spokesperson said.

Posted: September 12th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

4 minutes for Aquino climate speech at UN

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Benigno Aquino III

It will take all of four minutes but it will be a speech that aims to tell the world the need to step up collective action to address climate change.

Posted: September 10th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

PH taking steps on peacekeepers’ concerns via UN

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ph peacekeepers escape

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) is mum on what steps they are going to take before the United Nations (UN) regarding concerns of Filipino peacekeepers who escaped Syrian rebels in the Golan Heights.

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

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