Army battalion to hold Run for Peace

June 1, 2010 8:35 pm· Comments Off on Army battalion to hold Run for Peace 

DUMAGUETE CITY, June 1 – The 11th Infantry (Lapu-Lapu) Battalion is inviting participants to join in the 1st Lapu-Lapu Warriors "Run for Peace" on June 5 at Camp Tirambulo, Barangay McKinley in Guihulngan, Negros Oriental.

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Suspected NPA hit men gun down civilian; SCAA wounded in Guihulngan liquidation attempt

June 1, 2010 8:35 pm· Comments Off on Suspected NPA hit men gun down civilian; SCAA wounded in Guihulngan liquidation attempt 

DUMAGUETE CITY, June 1 – Suspected hit squad members of the New People’s Army in northern Negros killed a civilian in what appears to be a case of mistaken identity in the hinterland village of Planas in Guihulngan City.

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All preparations in place to open Afghan Peace Jirga: Official

June 1, 2010 8:35 pm· Comments Off on All preparations in place to open Afghan Peace Jirga: Official 

KABUL, June 1 — All necessary preparations have been put in place to open the national peace conference — the National Consultative Peace Jirga or assembly in Kabul on Wednesday, president's chief spokesman Wahid Omar said Tuesday.

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China's state councilor to attend 3rd CICA summit in Istanbul

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BEIJING, June 1 — As the special representative of Chinese President Hu Jintao, Chinese State Councilor Dai Bingguo will attend the third summit of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence-building Measures in Asia (CICA) in Istanbul on June 8, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Ma Zhaoxu said here Tuesday.

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Macao puts visa squeeze on six countries

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MACAO, June 1 — The government of Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) has put the visa squeeze on one African and five Asian countries in an apparent attempt to tackle the growing problem of illegal workers, overstayers and drug traffickers.

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Indonesians onboard ship attacked by Israel safe: gov't

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JAKARTA, June 1 — The Indonesian government has confirmed on Tuesday the safety of all 12 Indonesians onboard the Mavi Marmara ship bound for Gaza that was attacked by Israeli troops on Monday, local media reported here.

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China urges Israel to break blockade on Gaza

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BEIJING, June 1 — China on Tuesday urged Israel to remove blockade from Gaza at an early date, saying the situation in the Middle East is "at a crucial stage".

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Greek may introduce additional austerity measures to meet targets

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ATHENS, June 1 — Greek Finance Minister George Papaconstantinou left open the possibility of implementing more austerity measures, in case Greece will not reach the targets set to overcome a severe economic crisis, Greek media reported on Tuesday.

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Thailand's multi-colored group to sue opposition MPs for defamation

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BANGKOK, June 1 — Thailand's multi-colored group plans to sue three opposition Puea Thai Party MPs for defamation after they gave false statements concerning the group, Doctor Tul Sitthisomwong, multi-colored group core leader said Tuesday.

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Israeli troops, Palestinian militants clash near Gaza border

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GAZA, June 1 — Clashes erupted Tuesday between Palestinian gunmen and Israeli forces east of the southern Gaza Strip town of Khan Younis, witnesses said.

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