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  1. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Manila's Father Robert Reyes runs his message of protest through the streets

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 05:14am by AP

    ... which is more sympathetic to his activism. Reyes unashamedly courts the media, saying it is vital in getting the message of social justice to a wider audience. Critics say he jumps from issue ...

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    Manila seals historic peace pact with Muslim rebel group Moro Islamic Liberation Front

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 11:38pm by AFP

    ... as potential deal breakers, while others elsewhere may see political advantage in opposing the deal to appeal to some Catholics ahead of the 2016 national elections. Islamic militants opposed ...

  3. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    China finally joins Philippine relief mission by sending hospital ship

    Posted Nov 20th 2013, 09:48pm by Reuters

    ... risen in recent months over disputed claims in the South China Sea, with Manila taking Beijing to a United Nations court to challenge its historic claim to much of the strategic waterway. ...

  4. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines President Aquino set to sign Muslim group peace deal

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 02:36pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... politicians and the nation’s highest court lie in potential ambush. After completing negotiations last month, Aquino is expected to sign within weeks a final peace deal with the Moro Islamic ... Institute for Peace, Violence and Terrorism Research, said. Opponents are also widely expected to challenge the creation of a Muslim autonomous region in the Supreme Court. Aquino need only look ...

  5. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines frees top Muslim rebel to keep peace deal on track

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 04:26pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... in a statement on Wednesday that a lower court had rescinded its arrest warrant for Tundok. Negotiations to free Tundok were spearheaded by a joint rebel-government committee monitoring the MILF ... to sign a final peace deal as early as mid-March, government negotiators said. The deal calls for the creation of an expanded Muslim autonomous region, sharing of wealth in the area and eventually ...

  6. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines government and rebels could sign final peace deal in weeks

    Posted Jan 26th 2014, 03:51pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse in Manila The Philippine government and the country’s main Muslim rebel group said Sunday they hoped to sign within weeks a final peace deal to end decades of deadly ... the final deal is signed, President Benigno Aquino is expected to sign a “basic law” for the creation of a new autonomous region for the Muslims. This would then be passed to Congress, and subjected ...

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    Manila and Muslim Moro rebels clear final hurdle to Mindanao peace deal

    Posted Jan 25th 2014, 07:32pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Kuala Lumpur Final hurdle to affording Muslims in southern Philippines greater autonomy is cleared, but smaller rebel groups may prolong conflict Manila, Muslim rebels ... The accord and three other pacts signed last year make up a final peace agreement that is to be signed in the Philippine capital, Manila, possibly next month, presidential spokesman Edwin Lacierda ...

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    'I am a thief': Mayor forces man who stole fish to wear sign taped to his shirt

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 11:17pm by AFP

    ... chief Loretta Ann Rosales. "While he was not physically harmed, he was treated with indignity and psychologically punished," she added. "Only the court can determine guilt ...

  9. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Church begins final Philippine birth control battle

    Posted Jul 09th 2013, 05:30pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Manila A relentless Catholic Church campaign to derail a birth control law in the Philippines entered its final phase at the Supreme Court on Tuesday, with the verdict to have a monumental impact on millions of poor Filipinos. The court began hearing arguments against a family planning law that President Benigno Aquino, defying intense church pressure, ...

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    'Ill-gotten' Imelda Marcos jewellery collection could be auctioned

    Posted Jan 14th 2014, 11:35pm by AP

    ... claiming the treasures and had fought the seizure in court. Monday's judgment could still be appealed. However, the Presidential Commission on Good Government, the agency tasked ... a Philippine court has ruled, possibly paving the way for a massive auction of seized treasures worth millions of US dollars. The anti-graft Sandiganbayan court decided the Malacanang Collection, ...




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