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  1. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Communist insurgents ransack two banana plantations in the Philippines

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 03:59am by AFP

    ... brazen attacks for months in the face of recent setbacks, the authorities said yesterday. The attacks by the New People's Army (NPA) in the strife-torn island of Mindanao on Saturday caused ... on the plantations were in retaliation for the companies' refusal to meet extortion demands, said a Mindanao army spokesman, Major Christian Uy. President Benigno Aquino had aimed to reach a peace deal ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1580389/communist-insurgents-ransack-two-banana-plantations-philippines
  2. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippine rebels seize gold miners to use as 'human shields' against army troops

    Posted May 04th 2014, 06:19pm by AFP

    ... shields" against pursuing troops, a military official said. About 80 members of the New People's Army prevented 39 miners, including four children, leaving the mining site in Compostela Valley on Saturday to stop troops from advancing and capturing them, regional army chief Lieutenant Colonel Michael Logico said. Local officials persuaded the rebels to free most of the miners, although ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1504254/philippine-rebels-seize-gold-miners-use-human-shields-against-army-troops
  3. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines says peace pact should hold despite clashes between army and rebels

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 02:04pm by Agence France-Presse in Manila

    ... Agence France-Presse in Manila Authorities say peace plan remains in place, despite clashes that claim the lives of four Moro Islamic Liberation Front fighters two weeks after the Muslim ... of its members dead. The fighting took place just two weeks after the 10,000-member Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) signed a peace deal to end its decades-old rebellion that had claimed tens ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1483797/philippines-says-peace-pact-should-hold-despite-clashes-between-army-and
  4. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippine military back ex-general facing trial over disappearance of student activists

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 09:37pm by RIASSA ROBLES

    ... army," Trillanes said. The court, however, ordered that the general be held in Bulacan. Palparan is the first-ever general to face civilian trial over human rights violations since 1972, when ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1576216/philippine-military-back-ex-general-facing-trial-over-disappearance
  5. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Capture of fugitive general Jovito Palparan hailed as victory for Aquino

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 10:51pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Manila General's capture hailed as big victory for Aquino Philippine security forces yesterday captured a fugitive former army general wanted over the kidnapping ... in Bulacan province north of Manila in 2006. The two remain missing. The retired major general, who was in charge of a regional army unit, has denied any involvement. Human rights groups and a UN ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1572365/capture-fugitive-general-jovito-palparan-hailed-victory-aquino
  6. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Listen more, condemn less, says Philippine church leader in latest sign of liberal shift

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 05:40am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Manila Listen more, condemn less, archbishop tells church The leader of the Catholic Church in the Philippines, which routinely denounces abortion and contraception, yesterday urged clergy to listen more and condemn less, in the latest sign of a liberal shift in the powerful institution. Church leaders exert vast influence in the conservative country, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1547619/listen-more-condemn-less-says-philippine-church-leader-latest-sign-liberal
  7. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Manila's peace pact with Muslim rebels in jeopardy over government changes to deal

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 09:43pm by Reuters

    ... wait on the sidelines for the peace deal to be implemented. Under the pact, the main rebel group- the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF)- agreed to disband its guerilla force and rebuild ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1567807/peace-pact-muslim-rebels-jeopardy-over-government-changes-deal
  8. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines army halts attacks on rebel faction ahead of peace talks in Malaysia

    Posted Jul 09th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... in two hilly strongholds in Maguindanao on Saturday, but were fired upon, sparking sporadic and fierce clashes all day, army spokesman Colonel Dickson Hermoso said. Moro Islamic Liberation Front ... Associated Press in Manila Army halts deadly offensive against rebel faction Philippine troops have called off an offensive that killed dozens of breakaway Muslim rebels and dislodged 100 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1278192/philippines-army-halts-attacks-rebel-faction-ahead-peace-talks-malaysia
  9. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    19 heading home for Eid gunned down by Abu Sayyaf in southern Philippines

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 11:19pm by AP

    ... insurgent groups outside of a peace deal signed by the Philippine government in March with the main rebel group, the 11,000-strong Moro Islamic Liberation Front. It calls for the creation of a more ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1561380/19-heading-home-eid-gunned-down-abu-sayyaf-southern-philippines
  10. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Benigno Aquino faces impeachment action over economic stimulus fund

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 10:49pm by Raissa Robles

    ... chief of the army, said coup attempts were unlikely because the military had benefited from 85 billion pesos worth of new assets, including ships and aircraft, under Aquino. "He [Aquino] ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1557065/benigno-aquino-faces-impeachment-action-over-economic-stimulus-fund

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