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'Dump Trump' protest erupts ahead of...

'Dump Trump' protest erupts ahead of...

World

Sun, Nov 12 2017

In Hanoi earlier on Sunday, Trump said he was prepared to mediate between claimants to the South China...

Philippines declares battle with IS...

Philippines declares battle with IS...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Oct 23 2017

Defence Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said the security forces had nipped the budding infrastructure of...

Vietnam challenges China at security...

Vietnam challenges China at security...

World

Sat, Aug 5 2017

Vietnam lobbied for Asean to express serious concern over "construction" in the sea, a reference to China's...

Philippines to extend martial law in...

Philippines to extend martial law in...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Jul 22 2017

Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte hopes to take back parts of Marawi besieged by IS-aligned militants...

Philippines' Duterte threatens to end...

Philippines' Duterte threatens to end...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jul 19 2017

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte threatened to end peace talks with communist rebels on Wednesday,...

Philippines' Duterte seeks martial law...

Philippines' Duterte seeks martial law...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jul 18 2017

Close to the imposed military rule of 60 days, Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte hopes to extend martial...

Philippines offers Muslim self-rule...

Philippines offers Muslim self-rule...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jul 17 2017

Muslims since the 1970s had waged a decades-old insurgency that claimed more than 100,000 lives in the...

Beheaded civilians found in rebel-held...

Beheaded civilians found in rebel-held...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jun 28 2017

Military spokesman Jo-Ar Herrera said bodies were found separately in two groups, of 12 and five, but...

Philippines army struggles as city siege...

Philippines army struggles as city siege...

World

Tue, Jun 13 2017

The military had set Monday, the Philippines' independence day, as a target date to flush out the militants,...

How and why IS-linked militants took...

How and why IS-linked militants took...

World Tribune

Sun, Jun 4 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte has declared martial law across Mindanao, a poverty-stricken province of 22...

IS-claimed attack on Manila casino kills...

IS-claimed attack on Manila casino kills...

World

Fri, Jun 2 2017

Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the attack in the Philippine capital, the group's Amaq news...

89 militants killed in Philippine urban...

89 militants killed in Philippine urban...

Asia Pacific

Wed, May 31 2017

The clashes erupted when security forces raided a house to arrest Isnilon Hapilon, a veteran Filipino...

Duterte urges IS-linked rebels to halt...

Duterte urges IS-linked rebels to halt...

World

Sat, May 27 2017

The White House on Thursday said it backed the Philippine fight against "cowardly terrorists"

Soldiers launch attacks in besieged...

Soldiers launch attacks in besieged...

Asia Pacific

Thu, May 25 2017

Authorities said ending the crisis was proving extremely hard because the militants were moving nimbly...

Duterte declares martial law as IS-linked...

Duterte declares martial law as IS-linked...

Asia Pacific

Wed, May 24 2017

Lorenzana, the defence secretary, said at least two soldiers and a police officer had been killed. But...

Trump calls Asia allies: South Korea...

Trump calls Asia allies: South Korea...

World

Mon, May 1 2017

The South's presidential office said the US alliance with South Korea was its top priority in the Asia-Pacific...

Philippines 'hitman' to file ICC case...

Philippines 'hitman' to file ICC case...

World

Tue, Mar 14 2017

Duterte and the police have denied links to the other killings, many of which rights groups say bear...

Unicef slams proposed Philippines law...

Unicef slams proposed Philippines law...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Feb 13 2017

The UN Committee on the Rights of the Child states that setting the age of criminal responsibility below...

Cambodia promises harsher drug crackdown...

Cambodia promises harsher drug crackdown...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Feb 8 2017

Over the past month, 2,428 people have been arrested in Cambodia for drug-related offences, with 1,243...

This will be your last Merry Christmas,...

This will be your last Merry Christmas,...

Around the Web

Fri, Dec 9 2016

Don't say he didn't tell you: hardline Philippines president issued stark warning to his enemies in video...

BB heist: Philippines president cancels...

BB heist: Philippines president cancels...

Banks

Tue, Nov 29 2016

A scheduled meeting between Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte and high ranking officials from Bangladesh...