Son of Philippine Corrections’ Chief Arrested in Drug Raid
Nicanor Faeldon, who oversees prisons, is reputed as being loyal to President Duterte.
Philippines: ADB approves US $408 million for Marawi’s Rehabilitation
Package aimed at transforming Marawi into a “thriving economic center," bank says.
Philippine Court Convicts 66 Abu Sayyaf Men for Mass Kidnapping in 2000
Case stemmed from abduction of 52 students and teachers on Basilan island.
Philippines: Marine, 3 Abu Sayyaf Gunmen Killed in Fighting
Clash came a day after Congress extended martial law in Mindanao region.
Philippine Congress Extends Martial Law in Mindanao Region
President Rodrigo Duterte’s chief aide says Islamic State-linked militants, other groups pose a threat.
Balangiga Bells Arrive Back in Philippines, Closing Bitter Chapter in US-Filipino Ties
The church bells were taken as a trophy during the Philippine-American War 117 years ago.
Filipinos Mark Intl Human Rights Day, Call for End to Drug War
Pro-human rights marches take place in the Philippines and other countries.
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Philippines: Predominantly Catholic Nation Observes All Saints’ Day
Filipinos Conflicted Over Drug War
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