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  1. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippine troops eager for next UN peacekeeping deployment

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 02:27pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Capas Veteran of fight against insurgents at home says he and his men are eager for a UN deployment Filipinos ready to don blue helmets in foreign field After nearly two decades on the front lines fighting against Muslim insurgents in the Philippines' violence-plagued south, army Captain Teodoro Nicor is looking forward to guarding a war zone ...

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    Volcano spews lava in Philippines eruption

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 07:01pm by AP

    ... crater. Villagers within 6km of the volcano, which the government has declared a permanent no-go danger zone, face mandatory evacuation. Disaster-response officials convened an emergency meeting ... danger zone had started to evacuate to safer areas. The volcano has erupted 50 times in the last 500 years, sometimes violently, endangering thousands of poor villagers who insist on living ...

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    Corpses still being found in Philippine typhoon zone

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 05:32pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Manila Officials investigate whether recently-discovered corpses are among the 1,785 listed as missing after Super Typhoon Haiyan ravaged the Philippines Bodies are still being found under the wreckage almost four months after Supe ...

  4. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Survivors of Super Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines struggle to rebuild their lives, six months on

    Posted May 11th 2014, 06:02am by AP

    ... been no epidemics or a breakdown in law in order in the disaster zone, and noted that it took eight years for areas hit by Hurricane Katrina in the US to fully recover. It is estimated ...

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    Philippine police banned from posting typhoon zone ‘selfies’

    Posted Dec 08th 2013, 03:45pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Manila Police disaster zone 'selfies' banned Philippine policemen taking part in relief operations after Super Typhoon Haiyan have been banned from posting “selfies” taken in the disaster zone, a police official said yesterday. The police leadership ordered the ban on such selfies- pictures taken of oneself and then posted on social media- ...

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    Philippines to split up typhoon relief zone country by country

    Posted Nov 19th 2013, 02:56pm by Reuters

    ... of Cebu,” he said. About 50 US ships and aircraft have been mobilised in the disaster zone, led by the USS George Washington aircraft carrier. The USS Freedom, a combat ship for coastal waters, ...

  7. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

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

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

    ... at the southwestern end of the Philippine archipelago, is within the country’s 200-nautical mile (370-kilometre) exclusive economic zone. ...

  8. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines 'rejects China deal on disputed shoal'- as China denies making any such offer

    Posted Mar 01st 2014, 03:40am by Raissa Robles, Teddy Ng

    ... economic zone, where Scarborough is located," he said. Zhang Mingliang, a specialist in Southeast Asian affairs at Jinan University, said China feared that the Philippines' bid ...

  9. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Beckham’s football antics lift spirits of Philippines typhoon survivors

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 07:47pm by AFP

    ... of the coastal towns that was worst hit by Super Typhoon Haiyan three months ago. The game came at the end of a two-day trip for Beckham to the typhoon-hit zones in the central Philippines, where 6,200 ... and rehabilitation programme. Watch: Beckham gives cheer in Philippines typhoon zone' Earlier on Friday, Beckham visited dozens of mothers with their babies at a health care centre in Tanauan. Unicef ...

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    Philippines condemns Beijing’s use of water cannon on fishermen in South China Sea

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 04:11pm by Reuters in Manila

    ... economic zone, but is claimed by Beijing, which calls it Huangyan Island. It is known in the Philippines as Panatag Shoal or Bajo de Masinloc. We call on China to respect our sovereignty and rights ...




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