Philippine security forces are monitoring a group of former Maoist assassins who joined Islamist militants as a possible threat to this week's 50th anniversary meeting of Southeast Asian foreign ministers, Manila's police chief said on Tuesday.
Activists hold placards during a protest rally in Manila, the Philippines, June 12, 2017. The protesters called for the end of terrorism in the country and the lifting of President Rodrigo Duterte's declaration of martial law in Mindanao. (Xinhua/ROUELLE UMALI)
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A false alarm prompted Philippine police to surround a Saudi Arabian Airlines plane at Manila airport on Tuesday, an airline spokesman said.
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Author: Prof. Engr. Zamir Ahmed Awan, Founding Chair GSRRA, Sinologist (ex-Diplomat), Editor, Analyst, and Non-Resident Fellow of CCG (Center for China and Globalizatio
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