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  1. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    US marine murder suspect moved to Philippines military headquarters

    Posted Oct 23rd 2014, 03:59am by AFP

    ... was "asphyxia by drowning", police said. Pemberton, who had just finished participating in US-Philippine military exercises near Olongapo, checked into the hotel with Laude and was the last person ...

  2. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Militants release two Germans threatened with beheading in the Philippines

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 03:50am by AP

    ... there will be no more kidnappings," Gazmin said. Abu Sayyaf gunmen seized Okonek and Dielen last April from a yacht between Malaysia's Sabah state on Borneo island and the western Philippine province ...

  3. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippine police chief urged to resign over graft allegations

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 10:36pm by AFP

    ... a trucking business and a chicken farm. Purisima said he had also accepted an offer last year from a car dealer of a discount worth about US$60,000 when he bought a luxury sport utility car. And he ...

  4. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippine troops eager for next UN peacekeeping deployment

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

    ... blue-helmet brigades came under the spotlight last month when 75 Philippine soldiers fended off an attack by al-Qaeda-linked Syrian rebels in the Golan Heights. The incident made world headlines ...

  5. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Chinese charged in Philippines with possession of drugs worth HK$1.2b

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 10:54am by James Griffiths

    ... by police as Jason Lee, Willy Yap and Near Tan from Xiamen and Ying Huang from Fujian. They underwent questioning accompanied by a state-provided defence lawyer on Monday. Last month, a court ...

  6. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Volcano spews lava in Philippines eruption

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

    ... spectators and villagers. “Thousands have been evacuated since last night,” Cedric Daep, a safety officer in Albay, said by phone. Volcanologist Ed Laguerta said he saw huge glowing lava fragments ... 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 ...

  7. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Japanese gambling tycoon may be charged over Manila land deals

    Posted Jul 16th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... was the first of the franchise holders to open a casino, called Solaire, earlier this year. The Japanese tycoon's project was also roiled in controversy last year when he was sued in the United ... Agence France-Presse in Manila Japanese billionaire may be charged with creating dummy companies to buy land Casino tycoon 'broke fake firm law' Investigators recommended ...

  8. News - China - PHILIPPINES

    China reiterates safety warning to its citizens in the Philippines

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 12:45pm

    ... on Sunday said of the latest incident. Last week, China’s National Tourism Administration and Ministry of Foreign Affairs advised Chinese tourists to avoid travelling to the Philippines. Authorities ...

  9. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines begins inquiry into Filipino militants in Syria

    Posted Sep 13th 2014, 05:06pm by Reuters

    ... that a video on YouTube last month indicated an Islamic caliphate in the Philippines had been established. Militants from Abu Sayyaf, Khilafa Islamiyah Mindanao, Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters ... going through deportation proceedings. Philips was detained by police in the city of Davao last weekend while on a lecture tour in the south, where the country's Islamic minority is based. ...

  10. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines president proposes 'autonomy for minority Muslims' law

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 03:49pm by AFP

    ... not be enough time for it to pass this year. “This is an opportunity for us to find true and lasting peace. Nobody that I know of would want to squander this opportunity,” said Marcos. The rebellion ... lasting peace and sustainable development in Mindanao and in the wider Philippines,” it  said in a statement. ...




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