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Police say man in Parliament attack wasn’t on terror radar

People observe a minutes silence at a vigil for the victims of Wednesday’s attack, at Trafalgar Square in London, Thursday, March 23, 2017. The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for an attack by a man who plowed an SUV ...

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Duterte says martial law could end drug, terror problems

Thailand’s Prime Minister Prayut Chan-O-Cha (R) and Philippines’ President Rodrigo Duterte speak at the Government House in Bangkok on March 21, 2017. AFP President Rodrigo Duterte warned Thursday he may impose martial law and suspend elections for tens of thousands ...

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Trump draft order seeks review on terror interrogations

In this photo, taken June 27, 2006, reviewed by a US Department of Defense official, US military guards walk within Camp Delta military-run prison, at the Guantanamo Bay US Naval Base, Cuba. A draft executive order shows President Donald Trump ...

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Makati Business Club condemns bombing as act of terror, cowardice

The Makati Business Club has condemned Friday night’s bombing at the Roxas night market in Davao City, describing it as both a “horrific act of terror” and an “act of cowardice.” In a statement issued on Saturday, the MBC said that the attack ...

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Duterte tells Army:  Prepare for terror, ISIS problem

President Rodrigo Duterte and National Security Adviser Hermoges Esperon Jr. (INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/EDWIN BACASMAS) LABANGAN, Zamboanga del Sur — President Duterte underscored the need to prepare the country’s Armed Forces against the threat of terrorism. “I see the looming problem. ...

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‘I screamed in terror’ when US bombs fell on my hospital

On October 3, 2015, a hospital run by Medecins Sans Frontieres (Doctors without Borders, or MSF) in Kunduz, Afghanistan was struck repeatedly by US military aircraft. Even after urgent calls to US officials, the bombing run continued. The casualty in ...

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Fil-Am mom killed in Brussels terror attack

REDWOOD CITY, California – A Filipino-American woman was killed in last week’s deadly terrorist attacks in Brussels, Belgium. Gail Minglana Martinez, 41, died in the March 22 explosion at the Brussels airport. Her husband, Air Force Lt. Col. Kato Martinez, ...

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War on terror an important election issue, say Fil-Am voters

REDWOOD CITY, California – Filipino-American voters we’ve spoken to in the past say the war on terror is an important issue when they choose the country’s next leader. So what do the candidates have to say about defeating terrorists? The ...

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MILF warns IS terror group setting up base in Mindanao

March 8th, 2016 12:40 AM [embedded content] KUALA LUMPUR—The head of the biggest Moro rebel group in southern Philippines on Monday warned that the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group was trying to establish a stronghold in Mindanao following the failure ...

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Terror threat seen to linger

SECURITY experts should continue to gather in-depth data and seriously assess the threat of terrorism in the country after  the jihadist attack in Jakarta on Thursday and the arrest of four militants in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday, according to a ...

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