Southern Mindanao, Philippines Newswire (Page 2)

Southern Mindanao, Philippines Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Cebu Pacific announces cancelled flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE Cebu Pacific airline has announced the cancellation of flights due to the temporary closure of the runway at the Mactan Cebu International Airport on Friday, July 21, The closure is due to the airport's scheduled maintenance work and pavement repairs from 2:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines has released a Notice to Airmen regarding the six-hour closure, which will affect timings of some Cebu Pacific flights in Manila.

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  2. Duterte flies to besieged city, warns of other attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    In this photo provided by the Presidential Photographers Division, Malacanang Palace, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, center, clad in a camouflage uniform prepares to board a helicopter from an undisclosed place to visit troops in Marawi city in southern Philippines Thursday, July 20, 2017. Duterte flew for the first time Thursday to the besieged southern city to cheer troops who have been trying to quell a nearly two-month uprising by Islamic State group-linked militants, who he warned were plotting to attack other cities.

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  3. Philippines' Duterte makes surprise visit to Marawi warzoneRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte made a surprise visit to the war-torn city of Marawi on Thursday where troops are still engaged in a brutal fight to crush Islamic State-inspired extremists. MANILA: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte made a surprise visit to the wartorn city of Marawi on Thursday where troops are still engaged in a brutal fight to crush Islamic State group-inspired militants.

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  4. Armm forms - Internal Task Force Bangon Marawi'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao has activated "Internal Task Force Bangon Marawi" to ensure proper coordination and implementation of programs and projects in Marawi City once the fighting ends. Armm Governor Mujiv Hataman, through Memorandum Order 444 dated July 5, activated the task force following Administrative Order No.

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  5. French freediver holds workshops in CebuRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    CEBU. Department of Tourism Undersecretary Benito Bengzon said in a press conference on Wednesday, July 19, that Cebu is one of the leading places in the Philippines that can cater to freedivers. The DOT and the Freediving Planet is hosting the Philippine Expedition of multiple world record holder and two-time world champion Guillaume Nery from July 12 to August 15, 2017.

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  6. Duterte finally visits MarawiRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    MARAWI. President Rodrigo Duterte visits the troops stationed at Camp Ranao in Marawi City on Thursday, July 20. PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte finally visited Marawi City Thursday, July 20, after two failed attempts to enter the conflict zone, despite the ongoing clashes between government forces and the Maute group.

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  7. Philippines: Leadership of Marawi attackers largely intactRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Powhatan Today

    The Philippine president says the leadership of the Islamic State-linked militants who have laid siege to a southern city remains largely intact despite nearly two months of military action and has funded diversionary attacks on other cities in the region. President Rodrigo Duterte said in a letter to Congress that even though troops have regained control of much of Marawi city and killed hundreds of militants, "the rebellion persists and a lot more remains to be done to completely quell the same."

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  8. Recto urges Palace to declassify Intel reports on Marawi situationRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    SENATE President Pro-Tempore Ralph Recto has urged Malacanang to declassify and make public the intelligence reports it has used as basis in asking Congress to extend the period of martial law in Mindanao until the end of the year. The senator believed that intelligence information can be shared to the public, for as long as the sensitive parts are redacted.

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  9. Body of suspected NPA involved in PSG ambush found in NorthCot townRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | MindaNews

    Army soldiers pursuing a group of New People's Army rebels found a cadaver which the military claims to be part of the NPA group that ambushed a Presidential Security Group convoy along the Davao-Cotabato-Bukidnon highway. Arakan Mayor Rene Rubino said soldiers belonging to the Army's 39th Infantry Battalion brought the cadaver to a funeral parlor in the Poblacion around 7 p.m. on Wednesday, two hours after his body was recovered at Sitio Bugasong, Barangay Napaliko.

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  10. Palace: PHL addressing terrorism through 'whole system' approachRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    MALACANANG said Thursday that the government is addressing the terrorist threat that Islamic State of Syria poses to the Philippines through "whole system" approach. "First and foremost, we've been fighting terrorism in the Philippines for many years.

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  11. Philippines: Snag hits peace talks with Maoists after attack on Duterte's bodyguardsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Asian Correspondent

    President Rodrigo Duterte holds a caliber 45 pistol while Eduardo Ano, a Chief of the Armed Forces of the Philippines , looks on during a turnover ceremony for procured firearms for the AFP at the Malacanang presidential palace in metro Manila, Philippines July 18, 2017. Pic: Reuters PEACE talks between the Philippine government and the Communist Party of the Philippines hit a snag anew, as a result of the guerilla "attack" in Mindanao that hurt four members of the Presidential Security Group .

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  12. Davao entrepreneur finds his dream car onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    YEARS old businessman Reinario Polinar shares his experience in buying his vehicle of choice through an online car platform, Carmudi. Polinar, who lives in Tagum City, recently purchased a brand-new Ford Ranger 4x2 XLS Manual Transmission at Ford Tagum dealership in Davao, which is under Autohub Group of Companies.

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  13. Pacete: After the fall of MarawiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    IF THE "Battle of Marawi" is a "teleserye," it is too long already. It has to come to an end.

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  14. Singapore offers drones, urban warfare training to PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    Philippine troops, long used to fighting in the jungle against communist and Muslim insurgents, have struggled against the militants in bloody street-to-street combat Singapore said on Wednesday it has offered surveillance drones and urban warfare training to Philippine troops battling Islamist fighters, to prevent the militants becoming entrenched and threatening the rest of Southeast Asia. Philippine troops have been battling to dislodge militants loyal to Islamic State , which seized parts of the southern city of Marawi on May 23 in a bid to establish a base in the Mindanao region, which shares sea borders with Malaysia and Indonesia.

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  15. Officers from all walks of life welcomed to CorrectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Scoop

    The latest cohort graduating at a ceremony in Wellington today includes officers from Samoa, South Africa, the Philippines, India, the United Kingdom and the Cook Islands. They also come from a range of previous career paths and professions.

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  16. Dusit International to manage new five-star resort in the Philippines.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 4 Hoteliers

    Thailand-based, global hospitality company Dusit International has signed a hotel management agreement with Robinsons Land Corporation , one of the Philippines' leading real estate companies, to operate the Dusit Thani Mactan Cebu, a five-star resort situated on the northern peninsula of Mactan island. This resort is slated to open in the fourth quarter of 2018.

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  17. This 13-year-old stands up against Duterte as he tries to extend...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Los Angeles Times

    Shibby de Guzman, 13, center, joins other youths Tuesday at a Manila rally to protest policies of the Duterte government. Shibby de Guzman, 13, center, joins other youths Tuesday at a Manila rally to protest policies of the Duterte government.

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  18. Military probes Maute firearms purchaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sun-Star

    AFP chief-of-staff General Eduardo Ano issued such statement after he came to know about the three legal gun stores operating in the city, which supplies firearms and ammunition to Maute. "Dito sa Pilipinas pag marami kang pera madali lang gawan ng paraan yan para mag procure ka ng mga armas.

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  19. Army focuses on NPA threats in DavaoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sun-Star

    THE 10th Infantry Division has intensified their military operations to flush out and counter threats posed by insurgents, who are planning to conduct series of atrocities in Davao Region days before the scheduled State of the Nation Address of President Rodrigo Duterte. Speaking before the reporters, 10th ID spokesperson Rhyan Batcharon, during the AFP-PNP press forum at The Royal Mandaya Hotel on Wednesday, July 19, said that their troops are now on alert status.

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  20. Philippines shelves rebel talks after attack on Duterte guardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Yahoo!

    People stand next to the bullet-riddled vehicle where some members of the Presidential Security Group were ambushed by gunmen in Aracan town, on the southern island of Mindanao The Philippine government's peace talks with communist rebels teetered near collapse Wednesday as President Rodrigo Duterte threatened to end negotiations after suspected guerrillas shot and wounded five of his bodyguards in an ambush. Aides said Duterte was not in the convoy when gunmen opened fire on two Presidential Security Group vehicles on the southern island of Mindanao, where troops have also been battling Islamic State group-inspired gunmen for nearly two months.

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