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Remains of 13 Filipinos killed in Iraq fire arrive home

Feb 13, 2016 - 7:40 PM

The DFA says it is committed to facilitate the release of benefits and extend assistance to the bereaved families

IDENTIFICATION. A team from the Philippine embassy in Baghdad identifies the bodies of the 13 Filipinos killed in the fire that hit the Capitol Hotel on February 5, 2016. File photo from Elmer Cato's Facebook page

Bodies of Filipinos killed in Iraq fire identified

Feb 08, 2016 - 1:35 PM

Now for the hard part: Conveying the sad news to loved ones says Philippine embassy official Elmer Cato

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Filipino victims in Iraq hotel fire being identified

Feb 07, 2016 - 5:35 PM

In an update the Philippine embassy also says there are 13 not 14 confirmed Filipino fatalities