2 August 2021
A Philippines army helicopter crashed during a night-flying exercise over the Pampanga province in the northwest of capital Manila, state-run media said
Hong Kong's most vocal pro-democracy newspaper, Apple Daily, printed its last edition on Thursday after a stormy year in which its tycoon owner and other staff were arrested under a new national security law, and its assets were frozen
Senator Imee Marcos called on the Filipino legal community to "resist" any attempt by the International Criminal Court "to take over cases of alleged human rights abuses in the Duterte government's war on drugs
The Philippine Coast Guard began anti-terrorism and anti-piracy exercises in the waters off Zamboanga Peninsula and the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao on Monday, June 21
President Rodrigo Duterte called the International Criminal Court "bullshit" and declared he wanted to "slap" its judges a week after the body's chief prosecutor recommended opening a formal investigation into his drug war
Elements of the Manila Police District shot and killed a man and arrested his accomplice on Sunday after reportedly robbing a truck driver in Tondo, Manila, police reported Monday
1 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 32 km S of Pondaguitan, Philippines
1 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 6 km SSE of Osias, Philippines
Various groups conduct an indignation protest against the killing of three Lumad Manobos in Surigao del Sur.  They are denouncing this injustice done by the military.   (Courtesy of Christian Gultia) @ABSCBNNews1 month ago
Various groups conduct an indignation protest against the killing of three Lumad Manobos in Surigao del Sur. They are denouncing this injustice done by the military. (Courtesy of Christian Gultia) @ABSCBNNews
President Rodrigo Duterte has worn his war on drugs like a 'badge of honor.' @singhp_p of the @HRW highlights the importance of the @IntlCrimCourt request to open an investigation, and the immediate need to 'puncture a hole in the impunity.'
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 9 km NNE of Santa Monica, Philippines
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At least four people died while several others were wounded when dynamites stored in a house in Balud town in Masbate province exploded on Tuesday afternoon, a police report said
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte will "never cooperate" with an International Criminal Court probe into the country's deadly drug war, his spokesman says
The International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor sought a full investigation Monday into crimes against humanity during the Philippines' war on drugs, in one of her last acts before stepping down this week
1 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 - 3 km E of Kadingilan, Philippines
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.7 - 3 km NW of Don Carlos, Philippines
Foreign Affairs Secretary @teddyboylocsin announces President Rodrigo Duterte's decision to extend the suspension of the abrogation of the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) by another six months
ASG sub leader Injam Yadah alias Raup, Al-Al Sawadjaan, brother of ASG bomber Mundi Sawadjaan, and 2 others were killed in a shootout when police tried to serve warrant of arrest vs Yadah in Jolo, Sulu Sunday via @leilavicente05 FULL
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 22 km NNE of Santa Monica, Philippines
Fire hits cargo vessel near Delpan Bridge in Manila; 6 hurt, 2 missing
Fire hits ship near Delpan bridge in Tondo, Manila
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 35 km S of Pondaguitan, Philippines
In the Philippines the Polio outbreak is officially over according to the @WHO Philippine Red Cross volunteers vaccinated 1.2 million children against polio - measles and rubella, in the last year
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 53 km S of Pondaguitan, Philippines
A New People's Army rebel was killed in a clash with soldiers in the hinterlands of Salay town, Misamis Oriental on Monday
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 34 km NE of Santa Monica, Philippines
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 19 km ESE of Bugasong, Philippines
Philippines: Alleged bomb-maker of Abu Sayyaf Group / ISIS - East Asia Province (ASG / ISEAP) was killed in Basilan by Security Forces. A Colt 613P rifle (produced by Elisco, Ser. No: RP195453), an M14 rifle (Ser. No: 175541) and M-76/B pattern rifle grenades were captured
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A union leader and his cousin were killed, while his teenage son was wounded, in an explosion on Sunday, June 6, in Masbate
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - Philippine Islands region
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