A Filipino-American U.S. Marine who had returned from Afghanistan only last month, was killed in vehicular crash March 25 when a drunken driving suspect rammed into the motorcycle the victim was riding.
A former US Marine facing murder charges in the Philippines denied at his extradition hearing Thursday that he entered a home and shot a couple.
Authorities seeking the extradition of a former U.S. Marine arrested last month in upstate New York say they have linked him to guns used in a double killing in 2011 in the Philippines.
By Jodee A. Agoncillo
The security guard who witnessed the fatal assault on US Marine Maj. George Anikow in Makati City testified in court on Thursday, recounting the predawn “rumble” between the American and four Filipino men.
By Niña Calleja
His assignment as an executive officer in war-torn Afghanistan didn’t quite prepare George Anikow, 41, for his encounter with four Volvo-riding young men outside a high-class neighborhood in Makati City.