Traveling for work really has its perks. Here I am again in the south of the Philippines. Where? The place where everyone thinks is a hostile area. 554 more words
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BARANGAY TUKANALIPAO, Mamasapano, Maguindanao — The skeleton of a new bridge, concrete, now stands close to the old wood one made iconic by the bloody incident six months ago. 209 more words
Peace advocate Man Hee Lee declares urgency to amend International Law
Manila & Maguindanao, Philippines, Jun 2: A peace advocate and Chairman of Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light (“HWPL”), Man Hee Lee, who solved a 40-year conflict of Mindanao between government forces and the Moro-Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), returned to the region for the 2nd Annual Commemoration of the Declaration of World Peace. 451 more words
12:30 pm. I decided to ride a jeepney on the way to the office.
Going there, I rode a 13C jeepney. and across me was a foreigner (can’t tell if he was Caucasian, Australian or American) who I think was in his 60s discussing with the Filipino passenger beside me about the Philippines. 784 more words
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine military chief confirmed Monday that wanted Filipino bomb-maker Abdul Basit Usman, who has links to the Indonesian-based Jemaah Islamiyah terrorist network and is a suspect in deadly bomb attacks in the south, has been killed. 755 more words