October 5, 2016 by · Comments Off on Army seeks cooperation of Muslim clerics in fight vs. extremists
CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao, Oct. 5 — Military authorities and Muslim Religious Leaders (MRL) have formed an alliance of cooperation to get rid Maguindanao and Lanao del Sur of suspected jihadist and extremists.
December 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on No truth to jihadist camps report in PHL — AFP chief
By Priam F. Nepomuceno
MANILA, Dec. 1 (PNA) — Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief-of-staff Gen. Hernando DCA Iriberri vehemently denied reports that there are four jihadist camps operating in Mindanao.
December 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Gordon asks conflict protagonists to respect Red Cross symbol
DAGUPAN CITY, Nov. 30 — Former Senator Richard Gordon has admitted threats on Red Cross personnel as they do their jobs of giving humanitarian help to people who are in need in areas of conflict.
April 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Poll: ISIS more dangerous to U.S. than Iran, Russia
January 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on Indonesia closes the door to returning Jihadists
MOSCOW, Jan. 15 — Indonesia is planning to revoke passports of its citizens who have joined the Islamic State (IS) militant group in an attempt to prevent them from carrying out attacks when they return home, the Indonesian Coordinating Minister for Political, Security and Legal Affairs told The Straits Times.
January 13, 2015 by · Comments Off on President Aquino: PHL coordinating with allies to prevent terror threats during Papal visit
MANILA, Jan. 12 — President Benigno S. Aquino III on Monday said the Philippines is closely coordinating with allies from other countries, including ASEAN, to prevent terror threats when Pope Francis visits the country this week.
December 30, 2014 by · Comments Off on Shamkhani: Syria defeats oppressor supporters of terrorism
TEHRAN, Dec. 29 — Damascus has defeated the oppressor front that supports terrorism, giving a very good lesson to the whole world, secretary of the Iranian Supreme National Security Council said Sunday.
December 1, 2014 by · Comments Off on Palace reiterates seriousness in fighting terrorism
By Joann Santiago
MANILA, Nov. 30 (PNA) — A Malacanang official on Sunday stressed the Aquino governments resolve to fight terrorism.
Masigasig at determinado ang administrasyong Aquino sa paglaban at pagsabat sa terorismo sa lahat ng anyo nito, Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. said in a radio interview.
November 21, 2014 by · Comments Off on PHL condemns ISIS killing of US Aid Worker
By Michaela del Callar
MANILA, Nov. 20 (PNA) – The Philippines on Thursday condemned in the strongest possible terms the brutal killing of American aid worker Peter Kassig by Islamic State militants in Syria.