President Aquino urges Filipinos to help solve Abu Sayyaf problem

June 18, 2016 by · Comments Off on President Aquino urges Filipinos to help solve Abu Sayyaf problem 

MANILA, June 17 — President Benigno S. Aquino III called on Friday on the Filipino people to contribute to resolving successfully the Abu Sayyaf problem in Mindanao which has adverse impact on the country.

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President Aquino urges Filipinos to help solve Abu Sayyaf problem

June 18, 2016 by · Comments Off on President Aquino urges Filipinos to help solve Abu Sayyaf problem 

MANILA, June 17 — President Benigno S. Aquino III called on Friday on the Filipino people to contribute to resolving successfully the Abu Sayyaf problem in Mindanao which has adverse impact on the country.

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President Aquino urges Filipinos to help solve Abu Sayyaf problem

June 18, 2016 by · Comments Off on President Aquino urges Filipinos to help solve Abu Sayyaf problem 

MANILA, June 17 — President Benigno S. Aquino III called on Friday on the Filipino people to contribute to resolving successfully the Abu Sayyaf problem in Mindanao which has adverse impact on the country.

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Aquino gov't determined to neutralize Abu Sayyaf

May 11, 2016 by · Comments Off on Aquino gov't determined to neutralize Abu Sayyaf 

MANILA, May 10 — The government remains optimistic in neutralizing the Abu Sayyaf Group, as well as in freeing its remaining hostages before President Benigno S. Aquino III steps down from office in 52 days, a Palace official has said.

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President Aquino says investigation into deadly Basilan encounter will be conducted

April 14, 2016 by · Comments Off on President Aquino says investigation into deadly Basilan encounter will be conducted 

ZAMBOANGA CITY, April 13 — President Benigno S. Aquino III on Wednesday personally extended his condolences to the families of the soldiers who perished in an encounter in Basilan last weekend, assuring them that an investigation will be conducted.

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President Aquino visits wake of soldier who died in Basilan clash

April 14, 2016 by · Comments Off on President Aquino visits wake of soldier who died in Basilan clash 

ZAMBOANGA CITY, April 13 — President Aquino on Wednesday visited the wake of a soldier who died in combat in Basilan last Saturday assuring his family of government support.

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IPSP 'Bayanihan' effective in winning the peace –AFP chief

May 15, 2015 by · Comments Off on IPSP 'Bayanihan' effective in winning the peace –AFP chief 

MANILA, May 14 — Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief-of-staff Gen. Gregorio Pio Catapang said on Thursday that the Internal Peace Security Program "Bayanihan" has been very instrumental in winning the peace in the countryside.

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AFP gaining headway in war on terror in Sulu

March 10, 2015 by · Comments Off on AFP gaining headway in war on terror in Sulu 

By Ben Cal

MANILA, March 9 (PNA) — The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) continued to gain headway in its war on terror with 64 Abu Sayyaf terrorists killed, 118 others wounded, and captured 27 terrorist camps that pressured the terrorists the release of nine hostages in Sulu the past five months.

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Military presses manhunt for wounded terrorist leader Radullan Sahiron in Sulu

March 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on Military presses manhunt for wounded terrorist leader Radullan Sahiron in Sulu 

By Ben Cal

MANILA, March 2 (PNA) — Government troops in Sulu pressed their manhunt for Abu Sayyaf Group leader Radullan Sahiron on Monday after receiving intelligence information from a concerned citizen that the country’s most wanted terrorist leader was wounded and hiding in the jungle of Patikul, according to a military report.

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Cayetano urges MILF to help gov’t fight terrorism in Mindanao

January 8, 2015 by · Comments Off on Cayetano urges MILF to help gov’t fight terrorism in Mindanao 

By Jelly F. Musico

MANILA, Jan. 7 (PNA) – Senate Majority Leader Alan Peter Cayetano urged the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) on Wednesday to prove their sincerity to achieve lasting peace in Mindanao by helping the government fight terrorism in the region.

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