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Duterte orders continued offensive vs terror groups

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BAGUIO CITY, February 18, 2017 (PNA) — President Rodrigo Duterte today ordered the military and police to continue operations aimed at neutralizing terror groups. The President also instructed ...
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5 Abu Sayyaf men killed, 1 captured in Sulu

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MANILA, February 7, 2017 (PNA) — Ongoing focused military operations in Sulu have resulted in the deaths of five Abu Sayyaf members and the capture of another one ...
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No offensives despite NPA termination of ceasefire: AFP

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MANILA, February 2, 2017 (PNA) — The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) today announced that the suspension of military operations (SOMO) stays despite the announcement of the ...
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Dureza scores NPA for ‘series of attacks’ on gov’t troops

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DAVAO CITY, January 31, 2017 — Presidential Peace Adviser Jesus Dureza today said the government is “distressed and extremely disturbed” by a recent series of “attacks and harassments” staged allegedly ...
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Duterte to AFP, PNP: Efforts vs illegal drugs, other threats to continue

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MANILA, January 7, 2017 (PNA) — Efforts against illegal drugs, terrorist and lawless groups, and corruption will continue without fail. This was stressed by President Rodrigo Duterte to ...
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Army, police kill suspected terrorist group leader in Sarangani operation

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KORONADAL CITY, January 5, 2017 (PNA) — Joint police and military forces killed early today a suspected terrorist leader sympathetic to international terrorist organizations and arrested three of ...
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Duterte to Maute group: ‘Don’t force my hand’

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DAVAO CITY, December 1, 2016 — President Rodrigo Duterte told the Maute group not to “force his hand,” saying he is hoping there would be no war between the armed ...
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Duterte lauds soldiers slain and wounded in war on drugs

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AUGUST 19, 2016 — President Rodrigo Duterte visited Camp Siongco in Cotabato City on Thursday and honored government troops killed or injured in a clash with bandits in an ...
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Duterte to NPA: Stop using landmines

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President Rodrigo R. Duterte gave an ultimatum to the New People’s Army (NPA) to stop using landmines or he will call off the peace negotiations. “I am not ...
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4 soldiers, 2 rebels killed in ComVal encounters

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Four soldiers and two rebels were killed in a series of armed encounters between the military and members of the New People’s Army (NPA) in Monkayo and Maragusan, ...
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