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The Manila Times
#WALANGPASOK: List of class suspensions for Sept 21PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte declared Sept. 21 a “National Day of Protest”. Duter
The Manila Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte declared Sept. 21 a “National Day of Protest”. Duterte himself announced that work in government offices and classes in public schools would be suspended on this day and let the private sector decide whether it would follow... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte raises bounty on erring cops' head to P3-MPRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte increased the bounty on the head of erring policemen
Sun Star / Posted 11 minutes ago
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte increased the bounty on the head of erring policemen involved in illegal activities from P2 million to P3 million. "No ninja cops have been arrested. I'm raising the ante to P3 million per head. Let's see what will happen,"... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte: De Lima has DAP case coming upMANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday said detained Sen.
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday said detained Sen. Leila de Lima, one of his fiercest critics, will soon have a case to answer regarding the allegedly anomalous Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) of the previous... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senate OKs postponement of barangay, SK polls on final readingto check their precinct numbers. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net After be
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 minutes ago
to check their precinct numbers. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net After being certified as urgent by President Rodrigo Duterte, the Senate on Wednesday approved on third and final reading the postponement of the barangay and sangguniang... Read more
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The Manila Times
Duterte should be given credit for admitting inventing Trillanes bank account — PalacePRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte should be given credit for admitting during a live te
The Manila Times / Posted an hour ago
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte should be given credit for admitting during a live television interview that he just “invented” the bank account number of a supposed foreign account of Sen. Antonio Trillanes 4th, his spokesman said on Wednesday. “I think... Read more
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Sun Star
Thousands to join pro, anti-Duterte rallies in Metro Manila on September 21in Metro Manila on Thursday, September 21, in connection with the "National Day
Sun Star / Posted an hour ago
in Metro Manila on Thursday, September 21, in connection with the "National Day of Protest" declared by President Rodrigo Duterte. Duterte's proclamation coincides with the 45th anniversary of the declaration of martial law by late President... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte receives Cebu DeclarationPRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte received on Monday, September 18, the Cebu Declaratio
Sun Star / Posted an hour ago
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte received on Monday, September 18, the Cebu Declaration, which opposes the Philippine National Police (PNP) directive denying media access to police spot reports. The Cebu Declaration was presented to Duterte on September 18... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte raises bounty for ‘ninja cops’ to P3 millionPresident Rodrigo Roa Duterte. INQUIRER PHOTO/JOAN BONDOC President Rodrigo Du
Inquirier.net / Posted an hour ago
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte. INQUIRER PHOTO/JOAN BONDOC President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday said he was raising the bounty for every “ninja cop” — a policeman who is coddling drug syndicates or is into illegal drugs — to P3 million from P2... Read more
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The Manila Times
Duterte raises bounty for ‘ninja cops’ to P3MPRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has raised the bounty for the head of “ninja cops” to
The Manila Times / Posted 2 hours ago
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has raised the bounty for the head of “ninja cops” to P3 million. “Wala namang nahuli na ninja cops. I’m raising the ante to P3-million per head,” the President said in his speech during the conferment ceremony of 2017... Read more
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Pilipino Star
LEDAC to convene today to tackle BBL, other measuresMANILA, Philippines — The Legislative Executive Development Advisory Council wi
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — The Legislative Executive Development Advisory Council will hold its third meeting under the Duterte administration on Wednesday to discuss the government’s key legislative measures, including the Bangsamoro Basic Law. The... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Lorenzana told: Stand by word there’s no need for nationwide martial lawno need for a nationwide military rule.” “On the eve of the 45th anniversary o
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 hours ago
no need for a nationwide military rule.” “On the eve of the 45th anniversary of martial law and amid President (Rodrigo) Duterte’s repeated threats to declare it, the opposition bloc in the Senate called on Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana to... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Makabayan dares colleagues to join Sept. 21 protestof the declaration of martial law, but also to condemn human rights violations
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 hours ago
of the declaration of martial law, but also to condemn human rights violations and the extrajudicial killings under the Duterte administration. The militant bloc faced the media on Wednesday days after it bolted out of the supermajority... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Gov’t eyes more foreign equity in 12 sectors, says Neda chiefwhy we are not getting enough foreign investments,” Pernia said. Pernia later
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 hours ago
why we are not getting enough foreign investments,” Pernia said. Pernia later told reporters that President Rodrigo Duterte himself was “quite keen on reducing restrictions.” The Neda chief said they were eyeing to further liberalize a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Highest recognition sought for MiriamMANILA, Philippines — Sen. Grace Poe urged President Rodrigo Duterte to nominat
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — Sen. Grace Poe urged President Rodrigo Duterte to nominate the late Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago for the conferment of the Quezon Service Cross, the highest recognition of the country. Poe filed Senate Resolution 508 which... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PNP: No report of terror threat on National Day of Protestsa (if there will indeed be convergence at the) Luneta and we are prepared for
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 hours ago
sa (if there will indeed be convergence at the) Luneta and we are prepared for this,” Albayalde said. President Rodrigo Duterte declared Sept. 21 as National Day of Protest, leading to the suspension of government work and classes in all public... Read more
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Inquirier.net
No suspension of number coding on Sept. 21— MMDA21). But we will keep everyone updated if there will be changes,” the MMDA said
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 hours ago
21). But we will keep everyone updated if there will be changes,” the MMDA said in a post on Twitter. President Rodrigo Duterte issued of Proclamation No. 319, declaring September 21 as a National Day of Protest. He suspended government work and... Read more
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The Manila Times
Duterte scraps govt restrictions on foreign travels, purchase of vehiclesPRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has scrapped restrictions on foreign travels for gove
The Manila Times / Posted 4 hours ago
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has scrapped restrictions on foreign travels for government workers, as well as the purchase of vehicles by government agencies. This developed after the Chief Executive issued Administrative Order 6, repealing... Read more
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Sun Star
Youth groups to Aguirre: 'Wig ka pasaway'like bringing the sheep into the lion's den, noting Aguirre is biased against t
Sun Star / Posted 4 hours ago
like bringing the sheep into the lion's den, noting Aguirre is biased against the victim. Hontiveros also called on Aguirre to resign, but the latter refused, saying he will stay as long as President Rodrigo Duterte trusts him. (SunStar Philippi... Read more
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Sun Star
House panel junks impeach rap vs poll chiefthe complaint failed to satisfy the standard they set during their previous imp
Sun Star / Posted 4 hours ago
the complaint failed to satisfy the standard they set during their previous impeachment proceedings on President Rodrigo Duterte and Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno. The impeachment rap was filed by former lawmaker Jacinto Paras... Read more
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Sun Star
BAP: Banks to remain open on September 21Bank Corporation • Union Bank of the Philippines • United Coconut Planters Ba
Sun Star / Posted 4 hours ago
Bank Corporation • Union Bank of the Philippines • United Coconut Planters Bank On September 19, President Rodrigo Duterte signed Proclamation 319 formally declaring September 21 as a "National Day of Protest." The proclamation also... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Trillanes: Account numbers checked at DBS Bank came from Duterte, Tulfohe has been accused of owning there. He said that he also asked the bank to ch
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 hours ago
he has been accused of owning there. He said that he also asked the bank to check the accounts that President Rodrigo Duterte and his supporters have accused him of having, and what which he denies owning. "No typo error. It came from Erwin... Read more
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Asian journal
Martial law madnessand schools throughout the Philippines are suspended on Thursday, September 21.
Asian journal / Posted 4 hours ago
and schools throughout the Philippines are suspended on Thursday, September 21. It is not a holiday—President Rodrigo Duterte clarified—but a “day of protest.” The president made this declaration on Tuesday, September 19, after hearing that... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte facing 'Hunger Games' protestsCRITICS of President Rodrigo Duterte have adopted the three-finger salute from
Sun Star / Posted 5 hours ago
CRITICS of President Rodrigo Duterte have adopted the three-finger salute from the hit "Hunger Games" films as a sign of resistance against his rule and drug war killings. The sign is in contrast to Duterte's own iconic gesture, a clenched fist... Read more
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Sun Star
BAP: Banks to remain open on September 1Bank Corporation • Union Bank of the Philippines • United Coconut Planters Ba
Sun Star / Posted 5 hours ago
Bank Corporation • Union Bank of the Philippines • United Coconut Planters Bank On September 19, President Rodrigo Duterte signed Proclamation 319 formally declaring September 21 as a "National Day of Protest." The proclamation also... Read more
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Sun Star
SC suspends work in all courts nationwide on September 21on Thursday, September 21, after Malacañang issued Proclamation 319. Proclamat
Sun Star / Posted 5 hours ago
on Thursday, September 21, after Malacañang issued Proclamation 319. Proclamation 319 signed by President Rodrigo Duterte on September 19 has suspended work nationwide for all agencies of the executive branch, including local government... Read more
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Pilipino Star
House junks impeachment complaint vs Comelec chairpersonal knowledge. Several paragraphs are quotes from news accounts.” An impe
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 hours ago
personal knowledge. Several paragraphs are quotes from news accounts.” An impeachment complaint against President Rodrigo Duterte earlier this year was junked because the committee ruled that the allegations were based on news reports and not the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘Wig kang pasaway’: Youth group calls for Aguirre’s resignationsay for the nth time that for as long as I have the trust and for as long as I
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 hours ago
say for the nth time that for as long as I have the trust and for as long as I enjoy the confidence of President (Rodrigo) Duterte who appointed me, I will continue serving our people as the steward of your DOJ," he said last week. Headlines (... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte rejects power to appoint barangay officialsMANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said he does not wan
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said he does not want to wield the power to appoint barangay officials as his allies in Congress move to postpone anew the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections. “Ngayon, ‘pag... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Remembering Miriam: Poe seeks highest national award for late senatorFormer Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO / NIÑO JESUS ORBET
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 hours ago
Former Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO / NIÑO JESUS ORBETA Sen. Grace Poe urged President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday to nominate the late Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago for the Quezon Service Cross, the highest national... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Comprehensive plan needed to address root causes of violent extremismarea, also provided the updates to the participants about the six-point Peace a
Zamboanga Today / Posted 6 hours ago
area, also provided the updates to the participants about the six-point Peace and Development Agenda of the Duterte administration. Abul-Jalil Umngan, the area manager of Mindanao Development Authority (MINDA) for western Mindanao,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Memo on work suspension only covers Executive branchthe sound discretion of their respective heads.” Proclamation notes gross huma
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 hours ago
the sound discretion of their respective heads.” Proclamation notes gross human rights violations under Marcos Signed by Duterte on September 19, the Palace also on Wednesday released a copy of Proclamation No. 319, which noted the “commission of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Abella says Duterte has own game plan in exposing ‘made-up’ bank account of TrillanesAbella. PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO (FILE) Presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella on
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 hours ago
Abella. PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO (FILE) Presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella on Wednesday said that President Rodrigo Duterte “has his own logic” and “game plan” when he admitted Tuesday night he invented the Singapore bank account he claimed... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Abella says Duterte has own game plan in exposing ‘made up’ bank account of TrillanesAbella. PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO (FILE) Presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella on
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 hours ago
Abella. PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO (FILE) Presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella on Wednesday said that President Rodrigo Duterte “has his own logic” and “game plan” when he admitted Tuesday night he invented the Singapore bank account he claimed... Read more
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Inquirier.net
House panel junks bid to correct errors in Bautista impeach rappointed out that the justice committee, in approving the form of the impeachmen
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 hours ago
pointed out that the justice committee, in approving the form of the impeachment complaint against President Rodrigo Duterte, vowed that it would be the last time it would be liberal in approving a defective complaint. Albay Rep. Edcel... Read more
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Sun Star
Carvajal: Fair is fairmust do some digging for what might be the basis for this inexcusably errant be
Sun Star / Posted 8 hours ago
must do some digging for what might be the basis for this inexcusably errant behavior. This is what I came up with. When Duterte won, Mr. Chito Gascon should have resigned as CHR chairman because he, a Liberal Party official and member of the... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte mulls staging protest vs LP on September 21PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said he is planning to carry out a protest
Sun Star / Posted 8 hours ago
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said he is planning to carry out a protest against the "yellow" group, a political color associated with opposition Liberal Party, on Thursday, September 21. Duterte, who declared September 21 as "National Day of... Read more
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Sun Star
Airport operations drive up Megawide profitsaero-related revenues comprised 13 percent. As a construction conglomerate, Me
Sun Star / Posted 8 hours ago
aero-related revenues comprised 13 percent. As a construction conglomerate, Megawide said it is keen on supporting the Duterte administration’s Build Build Build program by investing in transportation and infrastructure projects. On the... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte officially declares September 21 as ‘National Day of ProtestPRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has officially suspended the work in government offic
Sun Star / Posted 8 hours ago
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has officially suspended the work in government offices and classes in public schools at all levels nationwide as he formally declared September 21 as a “National Day of Protest.” On September 19, the President inked... Read more
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asianage
China’s realpolitik is losing its sheenany recourse to third party dispute settlement; nor does China accept any solut
asianage / Posted 8 hours ago
any recourse to third party dispute settlement; nor does China accept any solution imposed on it”. Later President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines admitted to the soft-pedalling with China, despite its favourable verdict owing to the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
National Day of Protest now an official proclamationPresident Duterte. MALACAÑANG PHOTO (FILE) President Rodrigo Duterte has signe
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 hours ago
President Duterte. MALACAÑANG PHOTO (FILE) President Rodrigo Duterte has signed Proclamation No. 319 officially declaring Thursday, September 21, as a National Day of Protest. The proclamation signed by Duterte on Tuesday said the National Day of... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalin advocacy and local legislation to establish, coordinate, and implement the a
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 hours ago
in advocacy and local legislation to establish, coordinate, and implement the anti-drugs campaign of President Rodrigo Duterte. PDEA director general Aaron Aquino and PCL national chairman, Councilor Danilo Dayanghirang, inked the agreement... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesin all public schools, state colleges and universities nationwide, will be susp
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 hours ago
in all public schools, state colleges and universities nationwide, will be suspended tomorrow, after President Rodrigo Duterte declared September 21 as a National Day of Protest. However, class and work suspensions in private schools and... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesPresident Rodrigo Duterte has appointed Sugar Board planter representative Herm
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 hours ago
President Rodrigo Duterte has appointed Sugar Board planter representative Hermenegildo Serafica as the new Sugar Regulatory Administration chief, Rep. Alfredo Abelardo Benitez (Neg. Occ., 3 rd District) said yesterday. However, Agriculture... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senate-House deadlock over CHR budget remotebudget of agencies,” Lagman said. If the Senate and the House reach a compromi
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 hours ago
budget of agencies,” Lagman said. If the Senate and the House reach a compromise on the CHR budget, he said President Duterte still had the power of veto, although Malacañang previously said it would not intervene in the position of the two... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte sacks SRA chief over overpaid consultantsPresident Rodrigo Duterte on Monday night said he fired Sugar Regulatory Admini
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 hours ago
President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday night said he fired Sugar Regulatory Administration (SRA) chief Anna Rosario Paner for hiring three consultants who were each getting a salary of P200,000 monthly. The President reminded Cabinet secretaries,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Believe it or not, Duterte once taught human rights to copsAmid mounting criticisms of his bloody war on drugs, President Rodrigo Duterte
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 hours ago
Amid mounting criticisms of his bloody war on drugs, President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday night said he could not have ordered extrajudicial killings because he himself had taught policemen about human rights. Mr. Duterte said he taught for many... Read more
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Inquirier.net
New armed group after IS-inspired terrorists in MarawiMVM was made up of civilians. “We are all evacuees,” he said. In its statemen
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 hours ago
MVM was made up of civilians. “We are all evacuees,” he said. In its statement on Monday, MVM demanded that President Duterte stop airstrikes on Marawi to save “the houses or buildings that may not have been destroyed yet” and to allow the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Nationwide quake drill postponedon Tuesday announced the postponement of the nationwide earthquake drill schedu
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 hours ago
on Tuesday announced the postponement of the nationwide earthquake drill scheduled for Sept. 21 after President Rodrigo Duterte declared that day a national day of protest. The Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill scheduled for Thursday was... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Trillanes: Singapore bank denied accounthad proven that he had no bank accounts in Singapore after visiting the city-st
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 hours ago
had proven that he had no bank accounts in Singapore after visiting the city-state, debunking claims of President Rodrigo Duterte. Trillanes went to Singapore to visit two banks and to inquire whether there were accounts under his name in the DBS... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Priest escaped, says bishop of Marawicaptors during heavy fighting with government forces, and were found and rescue
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 hours ago
captors during heavy fighting with government forces, and were found and rescued by troops on Saturday. President Rodrigo Duterte told reporters on Monday that the military rescued Soganub in a special operation that also led to the rescue of... Read more
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