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DSWD readies 'action plan' for 7,000 PH deportees from Sabah

Jan 31, 2017 - 1:46 PM

Thousands of undocumented Filipino workers are expected to be brought back to the Philippines in February

Senatorial bets galore on Day 3 of COC filing

Oct 14, 2015 - 9:00 PM

On Wednesday alone 28 senatorial aspirants filed their candidacies along with 20 aspirants for president and 4 for vice president

Sulu Sultan Esmail Kiram II dies

Sep 20, 2015 - 3:39 PM

Kiram s brother Datu Phugdal Kiram will succeed him as the leader of the Sulu sultanate

SABAH CLAIM. Sultan Bantilan Esmail Kiram II gestures during a press conference on the 2013 Lahad Datu, Sabah standoff. The briefing was held in Makati in March 2013. File photo by Rolex Dela Pena/EPA

On Jamalul Kiram III, Nur Misuari and colonial mentality

Dec 01, 2013 - 9:38 AM

Kiram s death the Sabah standoff and the Zamboanga siege serve as reminders of how colonial our mentality about our nation can sometimes be

Sulu Sultan Jamalul Kiram III dies

Oct 20, 2013 - 9:33 AM

Kiram 76 dies of organ failure

Kiram fears 'plan' to hand them over to Malaysia

Jun 10, 2013 - 3:43 PM

Abraham Idjirani says information about a plan to bring the Kirams to Malaysia came from a reliable source within the government

'WE ARE FILIPINOS': Sulu Sultan Jamalul Kiram III says they are concerned about reports government will hand them over to Malaysia. Photo by Arcel Cometa

2 Kiram 'soldiers' post bail

Jun 05, 2013 - 6:19 PM

PAO chief Percida Acosta says the accused who cannot afford the P82 000 bail will wait for the results of the DOJ re investigation of their cases

DETAINED: A total of 38 supposed members of the Royal Security Force were captured at the height of the Sabah incident. Carmela Fonbuena/Rappler

NBI submits final report on Sabah standoff

Jun 04, 2013 - 2:42 PM

The report has reached President Aquino who will give the clearance to make the findings public

Sabah police: Don't believe claims of more Sulu fighters

Apr 11, 2013 - 12:26 PM

The situation in Lahad Datu remains normal Sabah police commissioner Datuk Hamza Taib says

SECURED. A state security force guards outside Camp Dayang of the Royal Security Force in Tubig-Indangan, Simunul, Tawi-Tawi. The government is closely monitoring any reinforcements that would try to cross the border of Sabah. Photo by Karlos Manlupig

Detained 'royal army' can't afford reduced bail

Apr 08, 2013 - 3:21 PM

The Public Attorney s Office files a motion the detainees can only afford P9 000 each

ROYAL ARMY: 35 suspected members of the Royal Security Force are detained at a naval base in Tawi-Tawi. File photo by Rappler/Carmela Fonbuena

Malaysia charges 7 more Pinoys over standoff

Apr 02, 2013 - 12:55 PM

A Malaysian police officer is also facing charges for refusing to dislose information

SABAH CRISIS. This picture taken on March 8, 2013 shows Malaysian soldiers moving in toward where Filipino gunmen are locked down in a stand off in the surrounding villages of Tanduo in Sabah.AFP PHOTO / Malaysia Ministry of Defence

Kiram seeks Vatican support on Sabah

Apr 01, 2013 - 8:25 PM

Kiram meets with Cebu Archbishop Palma a few hours before the archbishop left for the Vatican

TWO RELIGIONS. Sulu Sultan Jamalul Kiram III meets with Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma. Photo from CBCP News' Twitter account

Malaysia forms Eastern Sabah Security Command

Mar 31, 2013 - 4:20 PM

The security command will be activated on April 1 following the appointment of Sabah Immigration Director Datuk Mohammad Mentek as its head

Malaysian soldiers man a security check point in Semporna, the new area where the stand-off with Sulu gunmen in Simunul village on the Malaysian island of Borneo on March 3, 2013. AFP PHOTO

Thousands flee Sabah

Mar 30, 2013 - 3:42 PM

Close to 5 000 Filipinos flee Sabah to escape the ongoing fighting

Kiram kin killed in Sabah

Mar 27, 2013 - 2:31 PM

Princess Jacel Kiram says Malaysian authorities killed a cousin of Sultan Jamalul Kiram III in Sabah

STILL IN SABAH. Princess Jacel Kiram insists her uncle and standoff leader Agbimuddin is still in Sabah and has not escaped to the Philippines. Photo by Karlos Manlupig

DOJ opposes P3-K bail for Kiram's men

Mar 25, 2013 - 1:41 PM

While the motion for the reduction of bail is pending Chief Public Attorney Percida Acosta said the court granted their motion for reinvestigation

Agbimuddin still in Sabah - Kirams

Mar 25, 2013 - 12:32 PM

Princess Jacel Kiram insists her uncle and standoff leader Agbimuddin is still in Sabah and has not escaped to the Philippines

STILL IN SABAH. Princess Jacel Kiram insists her uncle and standoff leader Agbimuddin is still in Sabah and has not escaped to the Philippines. Photo by Karlos Manlupig

4 dead, 2 hurt in fresh Sabah clash

Mar 25, 2013 - 12:43 AM

4 people including two children die as Malaysian security forces and suspected followers of the Sulu sultan clash in Lahad Datu

MORE DEATHS. Four are killed in another firefight in Sabah

Palace: Kiram's commander to be given legal aid

Mar 24, 2013 - 6:18 PM

Datu Amir Bahar Hushin Kiram and his wife were captured on March 23

CAPTURED. One of the commanders of Sulu Sultan Jamalul Kiram III (seen in photo) was arrested by Malaysian authorities on March 23. AFP PHOTO/NOEL CELIS

Malaysia grants PH access to detainees

Mar 22, 2013 - 3:22 PM

The Philippines has been making this request for 3 weeks now

EXCLUSION ZONE. The whole east coast of Sabah is now heavily militarized after the incursion led by the sultan's brother.

Agbimuddin in PH, Malaysia insists

Mar 21, 2013 - 8:17 PM

Malaysia insists that the Sabah standoff leader is now hiding in the Philippines where no one has seen him

IN PH OR MALAYSIA? Malaysia claims that the Sabah standoff leader is now hiding in the Philippines, where no one has seen him. Graphic by Teddy Pavon

US will stay out of Sabah issue

Mar 21, 2013 - 2:28 PM

Washington will not respond to the Sulu sultan s request for protection under a 1915 agreement the US ambassador says

SABAH NOT OUR PROBLEM. US ambassador Harry Thomas (center) takes questions from the media during the annual Kapihan sa Embahada informal chat with defense reporters. Photo by Carlos Santamaria

Standoff leader a Malaysian citizen?

Mar 20, 2013 - 2:02 PM

Agbimuddin Kiram is a Malaysian civil servant since the 1980s according to a Malaysian newspaper

PINOY OR MALAYSIAN? Agbimuddin Kiram's citizenship is not clear. Graphic by Teddy Pavon

ASEAN will stay out of Sabah dispute

Mar 19, 2013 - 7:53 PM

Most of ASEAN considers this a bilateral issue says former ASEAN Secretary General Rodolfo Severino

UNRESOLVED ISSUE. Malaysia joined Asean alongside the Philippines in 1963 with Sabah as part of its territory recognized by fellow members of the regional bloc. Graphic by Matt Hebrona

Kirams ask DFA for legal help in Sabah

Mar 18, 2013 - 9:36 PM

With or without that request the government wants to give legal assistance to all detained Filipinos in Sabah the DFA says

EXCLUSION ZONE. The whole east coast of Sabah is now heavily militarized after the incursion led by the sultan's brother.

No sightings of Raja Muda in PH

Mar 18, 2013 - 9:33 PM

ARMM Gov Mujiv Hataman reveals Raja Muda Agbimuddin Kiram wanted to be fetched from Sabah when the first round of hostilities erupted

NO SIGHTINGS. ARMM Gov Mujiv Hataman reveals Raja Muda Agbimuddin Kiram wanted to go home when the hostilities in Sabah erupted. File photo

Kiram relatives nabbed in Sabah

Mar 17, 2013 - 10:52 PM

The so called mopping up operations continue against 50 remaining gunmen according to Malaysian police

SULU 'RULER.' Sultan Jamalul Kiram III says his followers have a right to remain in Sabah because his sultanate still had sovereignty over the Malaysian state. AFP PHOTO/NOEL CELIS

2,631 Filipinos flee Sabah as of March 13

Mar 17, 2013 - 5:09 PM

272 more Filipinos arrived in Taganak island in Tawi Tawi on Sunday March 18

DSWD processing center in Mampang, Zamboanga City (DSWD photo)

Aquino calls for talks on Sabah

Mar 17, 2013 - 4:26 PM

We need sincere and deep discussion if we are to arrive at a correct solution Aquino told graduating military cadets

TALKS ON SABAH. President Benigno Aquino III attends the Philippine Military Academy Class of 2013 graduation ceremony in Baguio on Sunday, March 17, 2013. Photo by Rodolfo Manabat / Malacañang Photo Bureau

Meet the Royal House of Patikul

Mar 15, 2013 - 5:53 PM

Sultan Ibrahim Bahjin Shakirullah II laments how they are being ignored by the national government and the media

Navy arrests gunmen on way to Sabah

Mar 13, 2013 - 3:16 PM

The group of 34 men and one woman carried firearms and ammunition

SENT BACK. Philippine authorities are doing their best to prevent uproots of the Sulu sultan from going to reach Sabah by boat from Tawi-Tawi. Graphic by Teddy Pavon

MILF: Focus on peace talks, not Sabah

Mar 13, 2013 - 11:58 AM

Murad: We are more focused on the peace process and we don’t want it to complicate [it] with the issue of Sabah ownership

MILF chief Murad Ebrahim speaks in front of the media for the first time since the Framework Agreement on the Bangsamoro was signed. Photo taken by Karlos Manlupig

Sabah conspiracy? It's Malacañang 'fabrication'

Mar 12, 2013 - 3:59 PM

Saycon says there s a conspiracy to peddle fabricated conspiracy

WHAT CONSPIRACY? Saycon said there is no conspiracy beind the standoff in Sabah.

Rappler Newscast | March 11, 2013

Mar 11, 2013 - 8:55 PM

Team PNoy bets Bam Aquino and Grace Poe gain in recent survey Roxas discusses disengagement with Sultan Kiram s brother

Sulu envoy to talk peace with Malaysia?

Mar 11, 2013 - 6:05 PM

Let s together resolve this issue as soon as possible the brother of the Sulu sultan tells Malaysia

SULU ENVOY. Esmail Kiram III, brother of both the Sulu sultan and the Sabah standoff leader, wants to travel to Malaysia to discuss how to end the crisis. Photo by Jerald Uy

Roxas, Kiram discuss ‘disengagement’

Mar 11, 2013 - 2:09 PM

Roxas will report to Aquino the Kirams list of questions and concerns that he says can be addressed by Malaysia

'EXPLORATORY TALKS.' Interior Secretary Mar Roxas meets with Esmail Kiram (2nd from left) and discuss "disengagement" and questions and concerns the Kirams want conveyed to President Aquino and Malaysia. Photo by Ayee Macaraig

Raja Muda escapes arrest in Sabah

Mar 11, 2013 - 11:19 AM

The leader of the Sabah standoff slipped away during a raid on a small village in Semporna

This picture taken on March 8, 2013 shows Malaysian soldiers moving in toward where Filipino gunmen are locked down in a stand off in the surrounding villages of Tanduao in Sabah. AFP PHOTO / Malaysia Ministry of Defense

'Royal army' learned combat by watching movies

Mar 09, 2013 - 10:13 PM

The sultan s brother Raja Muda who led a few dozen royal army to Sabah is a teacher by profession without any experience in leading a war

Malaysia arrests 79 in Sabah

Mar 09, 2013 - 2:23 PM

Those arrested are believed to have links to the Filipino intruders even as the death of a suspected militant raises the number of dead to 61

Emotional Aquino talks Sabah in Mindanao sortie

Mar 06, 2013 - 2:24 PM

President Aquino visits Mindanao as the conflict in Sabah continues where he got emotional as he talked about the attack that killed 12 Filipinos

Aquino turns emotional over Sabah

Mar 06, 2013 - 1:43 PM

President Aquino visits Mindanao as the conflict in Sabah continues where he got emotional as he talked about the attack that killed 12 Filipinos

Q and A: Lahad Datu situation

Mar 06, 2013 - 10:48 AM

Here is a Q A on the Lahad Datu situation prepared by the Department of Foreign Affairs DFA and released March 6

LOCKDOWN IN SABAH. Malaysian soldiers man a security check point in Semporna, the new area where the stand-off with Sulu gunmen in Simunul village on the Malaysian island of Borneo on March 3, 2013. AFP PHOTO

'No surrender' in Sabah - Kiram

Mar 05, 2013 - 11:48 AM

Followers of the Sulu Sultan s heirs will not capitulate to the Malaysian forces vowing to fight until the end to highlight their claim to Sabah

Fresh attacks, explosions in Sabah

Mar 05, 2013 - 8:17 AM

3rd UPDATE The government must take action to defend the country s dignity and sovereignty as demanded by the people the Malaysian Prime Minister says

LOCKDOWN IN SABAH. Malaysian soldiers man a security check point in Semporna, the new area where the stand-off with Sulu gunmen in Simunul village on the Malaysian island of Borneo on March 3, 2013. AFP PHOTO

ARMM Govs to Kiram: Think of OFWs

Mar 04, 2013 - 5:25 PM

They warn the government may not have enough resources to support possible deportees

Aquino says Sabah is a conspiracy

Mar 04, 2013 - 5:17 PM

President Aquino says the followers of the Sultan of Sulu could not have done this on their own

(Malacanang photo)

Sultan followers face what case?

Mar 04, 2013 - 11:16 AM

Vice President Binay also recalls meeting Kiram accidentally last month

HIGH ALERT. Sabah's east coast is now on alert following a standoff that reportedly led to 3 deaths.

12 killed in fresh Sabah clash

Mar 04, 2013 - 8:47 AM

3rd UPDATE Fears mount that violence linked to a deadly standoff between Malaysian police and Filipino followers of the Sulu Sultanate have spread

Remember? Sulu sultan a Senate bet in ’07

Mar 03, 2013 - 12:08 AM

Jamalul Kiram III was part of President Gloria Arroyo s Team Unity slate in 2007 He finished 26th in the senatorial race

ONCE A SENATE BET. Sultan Jamalul Kiram III was part of President Gloria Arroyo's Team Unity slate in 2007. File photo

[TIMELINE] Sabah's bloody Friday

Mar 01, 2013 - 11:51 PM

A timeline of the events that transpired on Friday March 1 2013 when Malaysian security forces assaulted a group of Filipinos holed up in Sabah