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Nation 20 Feb 2005 | 12:00 AM

Extra patrol during holidays

Compiled by K.S. USHA DEVI (Feb 13 - Feb 19)

AseanPlus News 19 Feb 2005 | 12:00 AM

Back off or more will die, says rebel leader

A Muslim rebel commander battling troops on southern Jolo island said that his forces are open to a ceasefire but will fight to the end if the military doesn't stop pursuing them.

AseanPlus News 17 Feb 2005 | 12:00 AM

Philippine troops overrun rebel camp

Security forces have overrun the abandoned jungle hideout of a rebel leader following days of fighting, as the country remained on high alert yesterday following a spate of bombings in the capital and the south.

AseanPlus News 16 Feb 2005 | 12:00 AM

Families fleeing to Tawi Tawi to escape fighting

Many Filipino families fleeing the military offensive against the breakaway Moro faction on Jolo island have reached the shores of neighbouring Tawi Tawi chain of islands not far from Sabah's east coast.

AseanPlus News 16 Feb 2005 | 12:00 AM

Arroyo vows not to let up

Philippine President Gloria Arroyo vowed yesterday to crush the al-Qaeda-linked Abu Sayyaf after the group claimed three Valentine's Day bombings which killed 12 people and left 145 injured.

Nation 15 Feb 2005 | 12:00 AM

Aid workers fear for trapped folk

Filipino relief and health workers are facing an uphill task reaching displaced families trapped in the battle zone as fighting intensifies between government troops and a faction of the Moro rebel group on Jolo island.

AseanPlus News 14 Feb 2005 | 12:00 AM

Philippine Muslim leaders urge grouping to help stop conflict

Southern Philippines Muslim leaders are hoping for OIC to broker a ceasefire with a breakaway Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) faction battling government troops in Jolo Island.

AseanPlus News 14 Feb 2005 | 12:00 AM

Manila sends more troops to crush rebels

The Philippines sent hundreds more troops to the southern island of Jolo yesterday to crush a week-old rebellion by Muslim separatists, as the latest clashes left three soldiers dead and 13 wounded.

Nation 14 Feb 2005 | 12:00 AM

Philippine Muslim leaders urge grouping to help stop conflict

Southern Philippines Muslim leaders are hoping for OIC to broker a ceasefire with a breakaway Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) faction battling government troops in Jolo Island.

Nation 13 Feb 2005 | 12:00 AM

Musa: Clashes won't halt repatriation

Ongoing clashes between Philippine troops and Moro rebels in the southern Jolo island will not affect the repatriation of the country#8217;s nationals who are in Sabah illegally.