Southern Mindanao, Philippines Newswire

Southern Mindanao, Philippines Newswire

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  1. Indonesians recognised after decades in the PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    On the screen flashed Indonesia's world-renowned destinations. They were told if they could name one, a cash prize awaits.

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  2. Duterte to issue proclamation tagging NPA as "terrorists"Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MindaNews

    President Rodrigo Duterte reiterated on Saturday he will not go back to the negotiating table with the communists as he would issue a proclamation designating the New People's Army as a terrorist group. Duterte said in a media briefing during the launch of launch of TienDA Farmers and Fisherfolks Outlets in Abreeza Mall Davao The Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army was designated by the US State Deparment as a foreign terrorist organization on August 9, 2002.

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  3. With new president, CBCP sees smoother relations with DuterteRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    The Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines on Sunday said it is hoping to have a "smoother" relations with President Duterte under its new administration. Fr. Jerome Secillano, CBCP Public Affairs Committee Executive Secretary, said they are anticipating to have a more cordial interaction with Malacanang once Davao Archbishop Romulo Valles assumes the CBCP leadership on Valles is known to have close ties with Duterte, particularly when the latter was still the mayor of Davao City.

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  4. Governors, mayors of ASEAN capital cities unite in fighting radicalization, violent extremismRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    Governors and mayors of ASEAN capital cities have agreed to work together to combat radicalization and violent extremism following the bloody siege of Marawi City by ISIS-inspired militants. During the 5th Meeting of Governors/Mayors of ASEAN Capital Cities hosted by Manila, security was thoroughly discussed by the local chief executives from the 10 member-states, according to Universidad de Manila president Ernest Maceda.

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  5. Bunye: The biggest show in townRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    FOR three days last week, heads of the Asean, their dialogue partners and other global players attended a smorgasborg of meetings in Manila to discuss a wide range of issues affecting the region. The talks - in the formal sit-down meetings/summits and in the one-on-ones, invariably touched on terrorism/extremism, security, inclusive globalization, the danger posed by North Korea's nuclear program and the international drug menace.

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  6. Duterte counting on AFP verdict on martial law life in MindanaoRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    With barely two months left in the mandated effectivity of Martial Law, President Duterte said that its lifting or extension in Mindanao still depends on the recommendation of the Armed Forces of the Philippines . This after the AFP said that they may recommend the extension of martial law to expedite the clearing operations in Marawi City , and to address the threat posed by other armed groups in the island, particularly the Abu Sayyaf Group and the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters .

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  7. Duterte: lifting martial law in Mindanao depends on military, policeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | MindaNews

    The lifting of martial law in Mindanao's 27 provinces and 33 cities will depend on what the military and police will recommend, President Rodrigo Duterte said in response to a query if he was ready to lift martial law soon given that the Marawi siege, which triggered its declaration, is over. " You know, declaration of martial law is always dependent to what the Armed Forces and the police recommend.

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  8. CCP-NPA no longer mere rebels; Duterte brands them as terroristsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    President Duterte will be issuing a proclamation tagging the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army-National Democratic Front as terrorists. According to Duterte, the Reds would no longer be recognized "legitimate rebels" and that he would issue a proclamation tagging the communist rebels as terrorists.

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  9. Palace: Decision to extend martial law will depend on the PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    MalacaA ang respects the recommendation of the Armed Forces of the Philippines to extend the martial law in Mindanao to address threats posed by the Abu Sayyaf Group and the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters . But Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Martin Andanar said the decision to extend it is still with President Duterte "Sila naman talaga ang nakakaalam sa mga ganyang subject, pagdating sa pakay ng national security and they have all the reasons to give their thoughts because ang pinakamahalaga talaga sa lahat eh ang seguridad ng bawa't Pilipino ," Andanar said over state-run Radyo Pilipinas.

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  10. Park Inn by Radisson lights up for ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    CHRISTMAS is really in the air as Park Inn by Radisson Davao lights up its Christmas Tree on November 16, 2017. "We all know that there's a special feeling we share when we push the button lighting up that tree.

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  11. Davao execs win Manila chessfestRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE Davao Executives Team prevailed over their counterpart from Manila in the recently-concluded 3rd Metrolirot Cup dubbed as the "The Manila Encounter" held at the Function Hall, Tropical Hut Quezon Memorial Circle in Quezon City.

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  12. Rights group: Militants, troops violated law in Marawi siegeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Amnesty International said Friday it has documented violations of humanitarian law, some amounting to war crimes, during the five-month conflict between Philippine government troops and Islamic State-allied militants who laid siege to the southern city of Marawi. The human rights group said the militants committed unlawful killings, hostage-taking, pillage and mistreatment of prisoners.

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  13. Philippine leader says police to return to drugs war if problem worsensRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times of Oman

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Saturday that the police would reassume their lead role in implementing his war on drugs if the narcotics problem worsens. Photo - AP/PTI file Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Saturday that the police would reassume their lead role in implementing his war on drugs if the narcotics problem worsens.

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  14. Statement on the Trump Visit to the PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Indybay.org

    Thousands of Filipinos took to the streets to protest the five-day visit of US President Donald Trump. One of the largest protests was the November 13 rally and march by Laban ng Masa, a new coalition of trade unionists, community activists, urban poor organisations, feminists and socialists formed in September to oppose the authoritarian and violent policies of President Rodrigo Duterte.

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  15. Defending Journalism: Take the viewpoint and standpoint for truth and fairness for the peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MindaNews

    Bayan Muna partylist Representative Carlos Isagani T. Zarate challenges journalists to "take the viewpoint and standpoint for truth and fairness for the people" at the launch Saturday, 18 November, of the book, "Defending Journalism. MindaNews photo by Carolyn O. Arguillas .

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  16. Region 12 ties with Region 1 as 100% passer in Good Financial HousekeepingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MindaNews

    Region 12, comprising the provinces of South Cotabato, North Cotabato, Sarangani, Sultan Kudarat, their 45 towns and the cities of General Santos, Koronadal, Kidapawan, Tacurong and Cotabato, tied nationwide with Region 1 and topped Mindanao's six regions by passing, 100%, the 2017 Good Financial Housekeeping criteria of the Department of Interior and Local Government as of October 31, records from the DILG show. Second placer in Mindanao is Region 13 or Caraga with 99% passing rate.

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  17. Duterte: Uson's inclusion in PDP-Laban's senatorial lineup a 'party decision'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    PRESIDENTIAL Communications Operations Office Assistant Secretary Margaux "Mocha" Uson being included in the senatorial line-up for the May 2019 elections of the ruling Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan was a "party decision," President Rodrigo Duterte said on Saturday. "It's a party decision so maybe let's give a take there," Duterte told reporters in an interview in Davao City.

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  18. Duterte to issue 'proclamation' labeling Reds as 'terrorists'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday revealed his plan to sign a "proclamation" that will brand the communist insurgents as "terrorists." Duterte made the pronouncement on the sidelines of the launching of TienDa Farmers and Fisherfolks Outlets at the Asian Food Market in Abreeza Mall, Davao City.

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  19. Gearing up for the holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    Marco Polo's Grand Ball. Dottie Wurgler-Cronin dresses in M&S Collection swirl lace bodycon, saying that sheer, lacey, silk long dresses with glitzy accessories that sparkle are perfect for Maro Polo balls.

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  20. PNP Chief rallies legal gun owners to help deter terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Manila Bulletin

    Philippine National Police Director General Ronald dela Rosa on Friday expressed hope that all legal gun owners, particularly in Mindanao, could unite and prevent a repeat of the Marawi City siege. In an interview shortly after leading the ribbon cutting ceremony of the 25th Defense and Sporting Arms Show Part 2 at the SM Megamall Megatrade Hall in Mandaluyong City, Dela Rosa said legal gun owners will be a big help to both the PNP and Armed Forces of the Philippines as a deterrent to possible plans of terrorists to conduct terror attacks in other cities in Mindanao.

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