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U.S. tags 'ISIS-Philippines' as foreign terrorist group

Feb 28, 2018 - 1:29 PM

(UPDATED) The US State Department cites videos showing the late Abu Sayyaf Group leader Isnilon Hapilon and the leaders of the Maute Group pledging allegiance to ISIS

This file photo shows Filipino extremists who are allegedly linked to ISIS. File/Rappler

Duterte to Joma: Come home and we'll talk

Jan 14, 2018 - 9:40 AM

'Gusto ko si Sison pumunta dito. Kaming dalawa mag-usap. Kaming dalawa lang dito sa kuwarto,' Duterte says in an interview with MindaNews

CPP FOUNDER. Jose Maria Sison says any 'respectable person' can find out that he remains a Filipino citizen. Screenshot of CPP founder Joma Sison's Vimeo video

Robredo agrees with Duterte proclamation tagging CPP-NPA as terrorists

Dec 06, 2017 - 3:50 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo says it is important for the government to convey the message that it is fighting all forms of terrorism – a battle that goes beyond political colors

COMMUNIST INSURGENCY. File photo from the CPP's 48th anniversary celebration in December 2016. Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

Turkey seeks arrest of NBA player Enes Kanter on terror accusations

May 27, 2017 - 11:59 AM

A judge issues an arrest warrant to Thunders Enes Kanter after an Istanbul prosecutor opened an investigation into Kanter s alleged membership of an armed terrorist organization

TERROR ACCUSATIONS. The arrest warrant refers to Kanter's alleged use of an encrypted messaging application called Bylock and also 'praise for a terror organization' in messages via his social media accounts. Photo by Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Getty Images North America/AFP

Senate bill seeks 20 to 40 years jail time for joining terror groups

Mar 27, 2017 - 2:12 PM

This bill seeks to penalize any person who becomes a member or manifests his her intention to become a member of any terrorist organization says Senator Gregorio Honasan II

Pribadi School Bandung bantah terkait organisasi teroris Turki

Aug 01, 2016 - 4:45 PM

‘Sekolah kami tidak mengajarkan terorisme’ Pemerintah Turki meminta Indonesia tutup 9 sekolah yang diduga berafiliasi dengan organisasi teroris bernama Fetullah Terrorist Organization FETO

Dua pelajar SMA mengikuti kegiatan belajar mengajar di Sekolah Pribadi Depok, Jawa Barat, pada 29 Juli 2016. Foto oleh Indrianto Eko Suwarso/Antara

Turkey targets media and schools in escalating post-coup purge

Jul 20, 2016 - 9:30 AM

The government suspends 15 200 state education employees demands resignation of almost 1 600 deans and cancels licenses of radio and TV stations allegedly linked to Fethullah Gulen

A man waves a Turkish flags during a meeting in support of the Turkish president on Taksim Square in Istanbul on July 19, 2016. Daniel Mihailescu/AFP

Two soldiers killed in landmine blast in Cotabato

Feb 22, 2015 - 10:18 PM

Thirteen soldiers are also injured They were on a mission to catch members of the New People s Army who allegedly harassed a military detachment

Saudi Arabia lists 'terror' groups, orders foreign fighters home

Mar 07, 2014 - 10:35 PM

Saudi Arabia lists the Muslim Brotherhood and two Syrian jihadist groups as terrorist organizations

Egypt orders 18 Brotherhood members held on terror charges

Dec 26, 2013 - 10:12 PM

They include the son of a deputy leader of deposed president Mohamed Morsi s movement which the government declared a terrorist organisation

BURNING STREETS. A supporter of the Muslim Brotherhood and Egypt's ousted president Mohamed Morsi gestures during clashes with police in Cairo on August 14, 2013. File photo by Mosaab el-Shamy/AFP

Abu Sayyaf kidnaps driver in Sulu

May 04, 2013 - 5:05 PM

8 Abu Sayyaf members kidnap a construction worker at gunpoint in Sulu

Obama demands Hezbollah be named a terrorist group

Mar 21, 2013 - 11:04 PM

Obama urges foreign governments to declare Hezbollah a terrorist organization