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Philllipines: Abu Sayyaf militants release 10 Indonesian hostages

May 01, 2016

Philllipines: Abu Sayyaf militants release 10 Indonesian hostages

Ten Indonesian sailors abducted by Abu Sayyaf Islamic militants were freed in the southern Philippines on Sunday after five weeks in captivity, Philippine police said. #NewsTracker #Philippines #Abu Sayyaf #Benigno Aquino #Junpikar Sitin
Philippines' President Aquino vows to 'neutralise' Abu Sayyaf kidnappers

Apr 27, 2016

Philippines' President Aquino vows to 'neutralise' Abu Sayyaf kidnappers

Philippine President Benigno Aquino vowed Wednesday to launch a military assault aimed at "neutralising" Islamic militants, Abu Sayyaf #Terrorism #NewsTracker #Philippines #hostages #Abu Sayyaf #Aquino #Islamic militants
Naxals have close links with groups in Philippines, Turkey and Europe: Govt

Apr 26, 2016

Naxals have close links with groups in Philippines, Turkey and Europe: Govt

Naxals have links with Maoist organisations in the Philippines and Turkey and get support from several organisations in Europe, Lok Sabha was informed. #India #Maoists #Europe #TheySaidIt #Turkey #Philippines #Naxals #Kiren Rijiju
Islamic militants behead Canadian hostage in Philippines

Apr 26, 2016

Islamic militants behead Canadian hostage in Philippines

Islamic militants in the Philippines have beheaded a Canadian hostage, sparking fears for more than 20 others they are holding on remote islands, with security forces vowing Tuesday to hunt down the extremists. #Manila #NewsTracker #Philippines #Islamist #Abu Sayyaf #Robert Hall #Justin Trudeau #Jolo
Serious doubts about China's intentions in South China Sea: US official

Apr 21, 2016

Serious doubts about China's intentions in South China Sea: US official

A US official on Thursday questioned China's intentions with its massive land reclamation projects in the South China Sea and urged it to follow international laws. #Barack Obama #US #NewsTracker #Pentagon #Beijing #South China Sea #Vietnam #Philippines #Chinese military
China sends military plane to disputed man-made island in South China Sea

Apr 18, 2016

China sends military plane to disputed man-made island in South China Sea

China completed the runway on Fiery Cross Reef last year and in January flew three commercial jets to the island as a test. #China #NewsTracker #South China Sea #Vietnam #Philippines #Fiery Cross Reef
China lashes out at G7 foreign ministries; calls for status quo in South China Seas

Apr 12, 2016

China lashes out at G7 foreign ministries; calls for status quo in South China Seas

Lu said that as recovery of the world economy remains weak, the G7 bloc should have focused on global economic governance and cooperation rather than hyping up the disputes. #China #NewsTracker #G7 #Philippines #UNCLOS
World Bank trims 2016, 2017 East Asia growth forecasts, cites risks to outlook

Apr 11, 2016

World Bank trims 2016, 2017 East Asia growth forecasts, cites risks to outlook

The World Bank trimmed its 2016 and 2017 economic growth forecasts for developing East Asia and Pacific, and said the outlook was clouded by risks such as uncertainty over China's growth prospects, financial market volatility and further falls in commodity prices. #China #World Bank #Thailand #Philippines #East Asia
Bangladesh $81 mn heist: Missing IT expert Tanvir Zoha returns home

Mar 23, 2016

Bangladesh $81 mn heist: Missing IT expert Tanvir Zoha returns home

IT expert Tanvir Hassan Zoha had told a local TV station that "apathy" about computer security at Bangladesh's central bank contributed to the theft #NewsTracker #US Federal Reserve #Philippines #Dhaka #Bangladesh Bank #Bangladesh heist #Tanvir Hassan Zoha