• Tuesday, Nov 20, 2018
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Islamist militants kill six soldiers...

Islamist militants kill six soldiers...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Nov 10 2017

Two army battalions were sent to reinforce soldiers who were taking heavy gunfire from well-entrenched...

8 arrested over suspected terror links...

8 arrested over suspected terror links...

World

Sat, Oct 7 2017

The arrests were made in the states of Sabah, Selangor and Perak between September 27 and October 6

Philippines warns Islamist militants...

Philippines warns Islamist militants...

Asia Pacific

Tue, May 30 2017

Philippine authorities on Tuesday warned Islamist militants occupying parts of a southern city to surrender...

Philippines deploys commandos, helicopters...

Philippines deploys commandos, helicopters...

Asia Pacific

Fri, May 26 2017

The battles with the Maute group, which has pledged allegiance to Islamic State, started on Tuesday during...

Soldiers launch attacks in besieged...

Soldiers launch attacks in besieged...

Asia Pacific

Thu, May 25 2017

Authorities said ending the crisis was proving extremely hard because the militants were moving nimbly...

Duterte declares martial law as IS-linked...

Duterte declares martial law as IS-linked...

Asia Pacific

Wed, May 24 2017

Lorenzana, the defence secretary, said at least two soldiers and a police officer had been killed. But...

Philippine military says high-ranking...

Philippine military says high-ranking...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Apr 29 2017

The government says it is making inroads in crushing the rebels in a bid to arrest the piracy and prevent...

Pro-IS militants re-emerge as Philippine...

Pro-IS militants re-emerge as Philippine...

World

Tue, Feb 28 2017

Over the past two years the Abu Sayyaf has been involved in kidnapping dozens of people in increasingly...

German hostage beheaded by Philippine...

German hostage beheaded by Philippine...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Feb 27 2017

The Abu Sayyaf, blamed for the worst terror attacks in Philippine history, had demanded a ransom of $600,000...

IS recruits in SE Asia a rising threat...

IS recruits in SE Asia a rising threat...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Jul 14 2016

There are plenty of signs radicals in the region have been animated by IS leader Abu Bakar al-Baghdadi's...