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Q&A: Is General Sobejana the one to end the Abu Sayyaf?

Nov 02, 2019 - 10:00 AM

In this wide-ranging interview, Western Mindanao Command chief Lieutenant General Cirilito Sobejana talks to Rappler about foreign fighters in Mindanao, suicide bombers in Sulu, and the prospects for peace

FOCUS ON BANGSAMORO. Lieutenant General Cirilito Sobejana promises to focus on the Bangsamoro region in the remaining two years of his military career. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena/Rappler

Philippines slams 'cowardly' attack on Sinai mosque

Nov 25, 2017 - 8:55 AM

'Attacks on any place of worship are totally unacceptable,' says Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano

FRIDAY PRAYERS. View of the Rawda mosque, roughly 40 kilometres west of the North Sinai capital of El-Arish, after a gun and bombing attack, on November 24, 2017. Photo by AFP/STR

Salceda wants Trump banned from PH over 'terrorist nation' tag

Aug 08, 2016 - 9:00 PM

Albay 2nd District Representative Joey Salceda files a resolution seeking to bar Donald Trump from entering the country after the Republican presidential candidate called the Philippines a terrorist nation

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