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George Takei (Sulu)

George Takei portrayed the character Sulu on the original Star Trek in the 1960s. He was in town to promote a book. It happened to be the most newsworthy thing that day so my editor sent me out to cover it. 53 more words


In Philippines, villagers get caught in crossfire between military and Abu Sayyaf

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MANILA: Darwisa Jakiram, the village head of a town in Indanan province on Sulu island, knows all too well the threat posed by the Abu Sayyaf group. 830 more words

Current Affairs

The fight against Abu Sayyaf: How Philippines is tackling homegrown terrorism

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MANILA: Downtown Jolo, a busy port city on Sulu island, bustles with activity. Tricycles cram themselves into the narrow streets, the shops see a steady flow of customers going about their daily shopping. 1,402 more words

Current Affairs

Duterte agrees to establish SOP for hot pursuit in dangerous Sulu seas

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KUALA LUMPUR: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has agreed to establish standard operating procedures (SOP) for situations of hot pursuit in the Sulu sea, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Thursday (Nov 10).  282 more words

Current Affairs

Philippine Military Says It Has Killed 70 Abu Sayyaf Militants


NOV. 1, 2016, 5:27 A.M. E.D.T.

Philippine Army Special Forces troopers clearing the area around a captured Abu Sayyaf bunker in Barangay Baguindan, Tipo-Tipo, Basilan. 390 more words

Quote of the Day

Sulu: Enterprise, this is Admiral Kirk’s party on final approach.

Enterprise: Enterprise welcomes you. Prepare for docking.

Kirk: I hate inspections.

Sulu: I’m delighted, any chance to go aboard the Enterprise.

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Quote Of The Day

These Are The Voyages: A Celebration of Star Trek #7: Mr. Sulu

It has been well noted by many fans and scholars of the series Star Trek, that while Scotty, Chekov, and Uhura were certainly popular and iconic characters, they really weren’t as well developed in comparison to the series “Power Trio” of Kirk, Spock, and Bones. 5,065 more words