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  1. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Benigno Aquino refuses resignation of aide over fund scandal

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 10:07pm by Reuters

    ... to lawmakers. The government says the funds were spent to stimulate the economy. Abad, the president's campaign manager and closest adviser, was facing corruption charges for setting up ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1552286/benigno-aquino-refuses-resignation-aide-over-fund-scandal
  2. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    US to disband joint Philippine anti-terror task force, its job largely done

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 10:56pm by AP

    ... and their Philippine counterparts "to begin working on a transition plan where the JSOTF-P as a task force will no longer exist". He said there were 320 American military personnel left in the south ... exercises in the South China Sea near waters claimed by Beijing. Philippine officials said the week-long manoeuvres, involving three US warships and more than 1,000 servicemen, would address ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1541244/us-disband-joint-philippine-anti-terror-task-force-its-job-largely-done
  3. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippine police shoot dead Muktar Santo, accused of role in mass killing

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 04:57am by AFP

    ... of its members for the governorship of Maguindanao, a poor farming province. Balquin said Santo and his two companions were also implicated in a series of separate killings in the south. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1539073/philippine-police-shoot-dead-muktar-santo-accused-role-mass-killing
  4. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippine group protests against China's project on Spratly Islands

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 03:54pm by AP

    ... President Benigno Aquino marked the country's Independence Day yesterday by protesting against China's moves to reclaim land on the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, where the two ... independence from Spanish colonialism to "assert sovereignty" over the disputed area. China claims virtually the entire South China Sea, including the potentially resource-rich Spratly ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1530837/philippine-group-protests-chinese-reclamation-disputed-islands
  5. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Aby Sayyaf leader Khair Mundos captured in slum near Manila airport

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 04:23pm by AFP

    ... moved to the capital to avoid pursuit in the south, but he would not disclose how long the militant had been hiding in the city. "It was getting too hot [in the south] so he came here while ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1530095/philippines-captures-top-al-qaeda-linked-militant
  6. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines, US start annual war games focusing on threats in South China Sea

    Posted May 05th 2014, 06:11pm by Reuters

    ... in the face of China’s growing naval presence in the disputed South China Sea. The joint exercises “Balikatan” [shoulder-to-shoulder] would test the combat readiness of the two oldest allies ... disputes with China over the South China Sea, which is said to be rich in energy deposits and carries about US$5 billion in ship-borne trade every year. The Spratlys in the South China Sea are also ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1505076/philippines-us-start-annual-war-games-focusing-threats-south-china-sea
  7. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Manila to defy Beijing and pursue challenge at UN over South China Sea

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 10:34pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Manila Manila to pursue China case at UN The Philippines said yesterday it planned to defy warnings from China and pursue a case in the United Nations challenging Beijing's claim to most of the South China Sea. Manila will file its case tomorrow, which will allow the UN arbitration tribunal to study the Philippine argument that the Chinese claim covers parts ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1459810/manila-defy-beijing-and-pursue-challenge-un-over-south-china-sea
  8. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    15 dead in Philippines after clashes with Islamic militants

    Posted Apr 30th 2014, 12:36pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... Colonel Ramon Zagala said in Manila. The military captured the Abu Sayyaf camp on Monday on the fringes of the small Muslim-populated town of Patikul, 950 kilometres south of Manila, a well-known ... spokeswoman for the military in the south. The Abu Sayyaf, formed in the 1990s with seed money from al-Qaeda mastermind Osama bin Laden, has been blamed for the worst terror attacks in Philippine ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1500616/15-dead-philippines-after-clashes-islamic-militants
  9. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Death toll in Philippine assault on militants rises to 26

    Posted May 01st 2014, 02:27pm by AFP

    ... kilometres south of Manila, was seized by the military on Monday. Armed forces then used artillery and attack helicopters to target militants. The camp had been used as a training ground for Abu ... special forces have been stationed in the south for more than a decade to train the Philippines’ military in how to combat the Abu Sayyaf. The group is believed to have only a few hundred ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1501576/death-toll-philippine-assault-militants-rises-26
  10. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Manila calls China action in disputed South China Sea an ‘urgent threat’

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 06:16pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Manila Manila protested on Tuesday against Beijing’s blockade of civilian supply ships in disputed waters of the South China Sea, saying China’s latest actions “constitute a clear and urgent threat to the rights and interests of the Philippines”. China’s coastguard ships had driven away two Philippine vessels which had tried to approach a shoal in the South China ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1446180/manila-calls-china-action-disputed-south-china-sea-urgent-threat

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