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Idrus Marham tunjukkan SK dukungan Partai Golkar ke Ridwan Kamil

Nov 04, 2017 - 10:32 PM

Sejumlah kader akar rumput Partai Golkar menolak pencalonan Ridwan Kamil dan tetap mendukung Dedi Mulyadi sebagai calon gubernur

Finger-pointing on Mamasapano

Jan 28, 2017 - 10:26 AM

If Aquino was ultimately responsible for Mamasapano should not Duterte accept ultimate accountability for the murder by PNP officers of Jee Ick Joo and any murder subsequently discovered to have been perpetrated by the police?

Senate bill: Declare Jan 25 special working holiday for SAF 44

Dec 03, 2016 - 10:15 AM

The efforts of the PNP SAF 44 will always be remembered and should be given recognition says Senator Nancy Binay author of the bill

MOURNING. Bodies of SAF members who were killed in a clash with Muslim rebels were welcomed at the Villamor Airbase. File Photo by Dennis Sabangan/EPA

Duterte’s ratings, Matobato’s surrender, Nobel Peace Prize | 6PM wRap

Oct 07, 2016 - 9:43 PM

Watch the 6PM wRap with Maria Ressa

Defense chief: 3 Davao bombing suspects arrested

Oct 07, 2016 - 4:04 PM

2nd UPDATE At a media briefing Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana shows an actual video of the Davao City bombing retrieved from the suspects whom he described as students of the late Malaysian bombmaker Marwan

SUSPECTS. Three suspects in the September 2 Davao City blast are presented at a news conference in Camp Aguinaldo on October 7, 2016. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

Menteri Marwan Jafar ketinggalan pesawat, minta direksi Garuda Indonesia diganti

Feb 26, 2016 - 2:18 PM

Kata netizen soal kritik Marwan Jafar terhadap Garuda Indonesia

Menteri Desa, Pembangunan Daerah Tertinggal dan Transmigrasi Marwan Jafar memberi pemaparan saat seminar nasional bertajuk Peta Desa untuk Percepatan Pembangunan Desa dan Kawasan Pedesaan di University Club, Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM), Rabu, 24 Februari. Dalam seminar yang dihadiri oleh akademisi, mahasiswa dan pejabat pemerintahan itu membahas tentang pemetaan potensi desa guna percepatan pembangunan desa. Foto oleh Andreas Fitri Atmoko/ANTARA

Next administration must push BBL – Deles

Feb 06, 2016 - 4:12 PM

Deles says Our position is clear: the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro CAB is fully in place all the elements on the roadmap continue to be a government commitment

IN PHOTOS: Mamasapano a year later

Jan 25, 2016 - 12:14 PM

Seeking peace and justice in Tukanalipao

A man crosses the river in Tukanalipao village in Mamasapano town, Maguindanao on January 18, 2016,the centre of gun battle on January 25 last year where least 67 persons were killed, including 44 members of the police Special Action Force and 17 MILF fighters, during the a clash that nearly triggered the collapse of the peace process.

Pekerjaan rumah deradikalisasi napi kasus terorisme

Jan 19, 2016 - 4:08 PM

Mengapa pola mendatangkan ulama moderat kurang efektif?

Petugas kepolisian berjaga di lokasi peledakan di kawasan Sarinah, Jakarta, pada 14 Januari 2016. Foto oleh Bagus Indahono/EPA

President Aquino and the ghosts of Mamasapano

Sep 19, 2015 - 11:00 AM

Is it finally case closed for the controversial Oplan Exodus?

CLOSURE? President Benigno Aquino III delivers his speech during the necrological service for 42 slain SAF members at Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig on January 30, 2015. File photo by Dennis Sabangan/EPA

Netizens on President's Marwan speech: Annoyed

Sep 17, 2015 - 7:53 PM

Others preferred to watch sports or their favorite noontime show instead of listening to the President s speech

Escudero for VP, Aquino on Mamasapano, Chile quake | 6PM wRap

Sep 17, 2015 - 6:51 PM

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Final conclusion: SAF killed Marwan – Aquino

Sep 17, 2015 - 1:09 PM

President Benigno Aquino III says an investigation he ordered debunked the alternative version of the Mamasapano incident presented by other parties

LIVE: President Aquino's statement to the nation

Sep 17, 2015 - 1:00 PM

Aquino is expected to talk about the final results of the investigation on the controversial Mamasapano encounter and put to rest any speculations surrounding the death of Malaysian terrorist Zulkifli bin Hir alias Marwan on January 25

Aquino promised us the BBL, says MILF chief negotiator

May 09, 2015 - 1:40 PM

UPDATED The draft Bangsamoro Basic Law would establish a new autonomous Bangsamoro region in Mindanao as part of a peace agreement signed by the government and the MILF in March last year

Mohagher Iqbal photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler. Archbishop Quevedo photo by Jay Directo/AFP

Wahid Tundok, the controversial MILF commander

May 08, 2015 - 4:14 PM

It s easy to regard him with suspicion He and the late BIFF leaders Ameril Umra Kato and Basit Usman go a long way

PH troops pursue Singaporean terrorist

May 08, 2015 - 11:11 AM

Following the elimination of terrorists Marwan and Usman Philippine authorities are hunting down Mohammad Ali alias Muawiyah a senior Jema ah Islamiyah member

BACK IN MAGUINDANAO. A batallion of Marines have been redployed to Maguindanao days after the bloody clash between elite cops and the MILF in the province. File photo

SAF didn’t breach ceasefire deal in ‘Oplan Exodus’ – DOJ report

Apr 22, 2015 - 9:21 PM

The report a joint investigation by the NBI and the National Prosecution Service says the PNP SAF cannot be faulted for not coordinating with the MILF prior to ‘Oplan Exodus’

SLAIN COPS. Philippine police commandoes load body bags containing the remains of their comrades killed in a clash with Muslim rebels, onto a truck in the town of Mamasapano, on the southern Philippine island of Mindanao on January 26, 2015. File photo by Mark Navales/AFP

DOJ report: SAF troops 'tried to surrender'

Apr 22, 2015 - 6:30 PM

The report done by a special investigation team composed of National Bureau of Investigation and National Prosecution Service agents refuses to label the incident as a ‘misencounter’ or ‘massacre’

SLAIN SAF. Police load body bags containing the remains of their comrades killed in a clash with Muslim rebels, onto a truck in the town of Mamasapano on January 26, 2015. File photo by Mark Navales/AFP

Death of SAF troops 'murder all the way and around'

Apr 22, 2015 - 2:40 PM

The National Bureau of Investigation and National Prosecution Service Special Investigation Team recommend the filing of direct assault complexed with murder and theft charges against 90 members of the MILF BIFF and PAGs

SLAIN SAF. Police carry a body bag of their during a retrieval operation on January 26, 2015 in Mamasapano, Maguindanao Province. Rappler file photo

HIGHLIGHTS: Game Night DOTA 2 showmatch, April 18

Apr 18, 2015 - 6:18 PM

DOTA 2 showmatch between teams Marwan Loli and Jondar Who won?

Kenya massacre, Marwan dead, boxing gloves | The wRap

Apr 06, 2015 - 7:34 PM

A Kenyan official’s son one of the Garissa attackers The Philippine National Police declares Marwan dead Pacquiao and Mayweather’s preferred boxing gloves

'Mission accomplished': PNP declares Marwan dead

Apr 05, 2015 - 5:47 PM

FBI findings effectively dismissed any and all doubts ’ says PNP OIC Leonardo Espina 3 days after the US agency officially removes Marwan from its most wanted list

MOST WANTED: Top Jemaah Islamiyah terrorist 'Marwan' is the target of the PNP-SAF operation in Maguindanao

The other Marwan’s dream

Apr 04, 2015 - 8:00 AM

The aftermath of the tragedy in the village of Tukanalipao on January 25 remains fresh It was a fateful day that just like a bad dream still haunts the villagers memory

BLISS. Children of Barangay Tukanalipao enjoy a dip in the river. Photo by Amir Mawallil/Rappler

FBI confirms death of Marwan in bloody Philippine raid

Apr 02, 2015 - 3:02 PM

The confirmation provides some validation for the botched raid that plunged President Aquino s administration into crisis and jeopardized efforts to end a decades long Muslim separatist insurgency

MOST WANTED: Top Jemaah Islamiyah terrorist 'Marwan' is the target of the PNP-SAF operation in Maguindanao

Germanwings crash, Miriam for MVP, Mayweather sparring | The wRap

Mar 25, 2015 - 8:55 PM

No survivors from the Germanwings flight Miriam Santiago endorses Manny Pangilinan Watch Mayweather destroy his sparring partner

MILF recommends sanction for its commanders

Mar 24, 2015 - 7:00 PM

The MILF probers also admit a glaring failure of intelligence of the 105th and 118th base commands – not just on wanted terrorists but also the entry of the PNP SAF into Mamasapano

MILF: Rebels 'justified' in fighting back, taking SAF arms

Mar 24, 2015 - 5:24 PM

The Moro Islamic Liberation Front maintains that its members did not commit overkill in Mamasapano

Maj. Gen. Dato Abdul Samad Bin HJ Yaakub, head of International Monitoring Team, brief Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff General Gregorio Pio Catapang Jr. (left) about the weapons returned by MILF at Camp Siongco, the headquarter of 6th Division in Datu Odin Sinsuat town in Maguindanao, February 18.

FULL TEXT: MILF report on Mamasapano

Mar 24, 2015 - 3:04 PM

The Moro Islamic Liberation Front submits its final report on the Mamasapano incident to the International Monitoring Team and provides copies to the government and the Senate among others

BODY COUNT. Police carry a body bag of one of their comrades during a retrieval operation on January 26, 2015, in Mamasapano, Maguindanao province.

He collapsed? No such thing, says President Aquino

Mar 21, 2015 - 9:48 AM

UPDATED Rumors circulate that President Aquino collapsed Friday evening March 20 His spokespersons act quickly to dispel it

'NO SUCH THING.' Palace denies rumors circulating that President Benigno Aquino III collapsed Friday evening, March 20. File photo by Ryan Lim/Malacanang Photo Bureau

Evacuees in Maguindanao, N. Cotabato almost 100,000

Mar 20, 2015 - 5:45 PM

Clashes between government forces and Muslim rebels also affect more than 130 000 persons in Maguindanao and North Cotabato

DISPLACED FILIPINOS. People displaced by fighting sleep at an evacuation center in the southern Philippines. File photo by Ferdinandh Cabrera

ARMM gov to Senate, BOI: What about the civilian casualties?

Mar 18, 2015 - 1:44 PM

ARMM Governor Mujiv Hataman says the Senate and the police Board of Inquiry reports on the Mamasapano incident are insufficient as they failed to consider the civilians killed in the clash

ALLY. Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao Governor Mujiv Hataman talks to the media on the sidelines of the 47th commemoration of the Jabidah Massacre in Corregidor Island. Photo by Franz Lopez/Rappler

'American tried to give orders in Mamasapano'

Mar 18, 2015 - 11:00 AM

There is a need to refine and delineate the defense relationship between the Philippines and the US including cooperation on matters relating to anti terrorism says the Senate report on the Mamasapano incident

US ASSISTANCE: An injured police commando (on stretcher) waits to be loaded onto a waiting US military helicopter. All photos by Mark Navales/AFP

Military has no legal liability on Mamasapano – Poe

Mar 17, 2015 - 6:26 PM

Senator Grace Poe says the police Special Action Force SAF did not even give the military the courtesy of an Oplan Exodus briefing

MILITARY AREA': SAF kept 6th Infantry Division commander Major General Edmundo Pangilinan was kept out the loop. Photo by Mark Cristino

Junjun Binay stays, Usman’s coddler arrested, Murray for Mayweather | The wRap

Mar 16, 2015 - 7:18 PM

A court stops Junjun Binay s suspension Troops arrest Usman’s coddler Andy Murray says Floyd Mayweather has the edge over Manny Pacquiao

Usman's alleged coddler arrested in GenSan

Mar 16, 2015 - 8:29 AM

UPDATED Joint forces of the military and police arrest Ali Mohammad Tambako the man said to have been coddling terrorist Abdul Basit Usman in General Santos City

ARRESTED: Ali Mohammad Tambako is brought to Manila for inquest. Rappler photo

Military carries out airstrikes anew on BIFF rebels

Mar 15, 2015 - 8:46 PM

The fighting has displaced at least 80 000 people in Central Mindanao

BIFF. Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters members in their camp in Datu Saudi Ampatuan, Maguindanao in September 2012. File photo by Jeoffrey Maitem/Rappler

BOI report, MILF invites Cayetano, Morales for Pacquiao | The wRap

Mar 13, 2015 - 8:13 PM

The Board of Inquiry report says President Aquino broke chain of command The MILF invites Alan Cayetano to coffee Erik Morales roots for Manny Pacquiao

Aquino's contradictions on Mamasapano

Mar 10, 2015 - 8:00 PM

The President admits that former police chief Alan Purisima was his link to the operation and confesses he was not awake early morning of January 25

President Benigno S. Aquino III attends the Malacañang Prayer Gathering at the Malacañan Palace Grounds on Monday (March 09, 2015). (Photo by Benhur Arcayan / Malacañang Photo Bureau)

Does the MILF really have ties with terrorists?

Mar 07, 2015 - 10:00 AM

A report by Indonesia based think tank Institute for Policy Analysis of Conflict sheds light on the Moro Islamic Liberation Front s alleged terrorist links

Marwan status, Bongbong diploma, Harrison Ford accident | The wRap

Mar 06, 2015 - 7:49 PM

A think tank says Marwan was never a top level terrorist Oxford confirms Bongbong Marcos did not complete a bachelor’s degree Harrison Ford survives a plane crash

Rappler Talk: The Marwan manhunt and its impact on the peace process

Mar 06, 2015 - 4:48 PM

Was Marwan really the dangerous terrorist he was made out to be?

Tagaligtas: Pain, pride, and the PNP SAF

Mar 06, 2015 - 3:42 PM

The PNP s Special Action Force an elite police unit forged in the first years of a revolution and several coup tries soldiers through its biggest crisis yet

ELITE FORCE. PNP SAF troopers during the 2013 Zamboanga siege. Rappler file photo

Marwan not 'world-class terrorist,' says report

Mar 06, 2015 - 3:36 PM

The bomb maker whose arrest claimed the lives of 44 police commandos is actually just a little snake who has been blown up into a dragon says the Jakarta based Institute for Policy Analysis of Conflict

AFP chief: 'Illogical' to go back to war with MILF

Mar 06, 2015 - 11:08 AM

We don t want to repeat history Going back to war with the MILF is quite absurd says Armed Forces chief General Gregorio Catapang Jr

NO TO WAR: General Gregorio Catapang Jr

Catapang on Mamasapano, Malampaya shutdown, Pacquiao in training | The wRap

Mar 05, 2015 - 6:50 PM

Military chief Catapang says Mamasapano clash was a failure in planning The Malampaya plant shuts down March 15 Manny Pacquiao says he feels slow

Binay: Mamasapano 'massacre' raises questions on Roxas' leadership

Mar 03, 2015 - 8:12 PM

The public was able to test and see the sort of leadership Mr Roxas has to offer says Vice President Jejomar Binay in Filipino of Interior chief Mar Roxas

LEADERSHIP ISSUES? Vice President Jejomar Binay takes a jab at Interior Chief and presumed 2016 rival Mar Roxas over the Mamasapano incident. File photo by Mark Cristino

Students divided over Iqbal’s Xavier University invite

Mar 03, 2015 - 1:41 PM

With rumors of student walkouts the university will be on red alert during its Baccalaureate Mass and university convocation on March 26

Will the President's crisis management style spell his downfall?

Mar 03, 2015 - 1:39 PM

The President s handling of the aftermath of the Mamasapano operation raises questions on whether his crisis management style has aggravated the problem

CRISIS MANAGEMENT. It took President Benigno Aquino III 3 days since after the Mamasapano operation before addressing the nation. Malacañang Photo Bureau

BIFF: We didn’t burn Marwan’s hut

Mar 03, 2015 - 8:15 AM

Police also arrest 3 suspected members of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters

Photo courtesy of Mayor Benzar Ampatuan