Monthly Archives: January 2015

Coup rumors spread; troops ‘unhappy’

MANILA — Rumors of troop movements and calls for mass actions among the religious and civil society groups gripped the country on Friday, following the death of 44 members of the elite

Palace: Stay calm

MANILA — Stay calm and look at the bigger picture. This was how Presidential Communications Sec. Herminio Coloma Jr. downplayed reports of military and political unrest following the botched Palace operation that

MILF confirms killing of terrorist Marwan

MANILA — Is the suspected Malaysian terrorist Zulkifli Abdul bin Hir, alias Marwan, finally dead? Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) Chairman Al-Haji Murad confirmed the death of Marwan from the hands of

PMA alumni call for ‘impartial’ probe on Mamasapano clash

MANILA–Joining the throng of those crying for justice, the Philippine Military Academy Alumni Association Incorporated (PMAAAI) challenged the national government to conduct a thorough investigation on the death of 44 commandos of

New impeach bid looms

MANILA — Members of the Makabayan Bloc on Wednesday warned that President Aquino III would likely face an impeachment complaint over the Mamasapano massacre if investigations proved he had a direct hand

Aquino holds 12-hour dialogue with soldiers’ kin

MANILA — The quest for justice for their slain loved ones and ensuring the education of the children they left behind were the primary concerns of the families of the 44 Special