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Context: The US in PH anti-terror campaigns

Feb 17, 2015 - 12:38 AM

Let’s start with a basic fact: the US has been involved in counterterrorism operations in the Philippines for more than a decade

Rappler Newscast | August 6, 2014

Aug 06, 2014 - 8:33 PM

Why not? Aquino sisters open to endorsing Binay Top terrorist Marwan still alive Argentina activist finds stolen grandson after 35 years

After 2 years, PH military says 'killed' terrorist leader likely alive

Aug 06, 2014 - 6:09 PM

Rappler executive editor Maria Ressa reported in 2012 that Marwan escaped the airstrike – a joint operation with the US – that targeted him and fellow JI leaders

BLAST SITE. Sitio Lanao Bato, Sulu. Picture taken at 12:12pm on February 2, 2012

Drone 'not missing' - US Navy

Jan 09, 2013 - 6:03 PM

DFA chief Albert del Rosario says there should be no sovereignty issue because the drone did not fly over Philippine territory

ADRIFT AT SEA. Military officials believe the drone was 'long adrift at sea due to the presence of barnacles’ growth on its fuselage.' Photo courtesy of Naval Forces Souther Luzon

US smart bombs used in Sulu attack

Mar 26, 2012 - 3:12 PM

[EXCLUSIVE] The US has delivered at least 22 smart bombs to the Philippine military for use vs Abu Sayyaf and JI terrorists