mnlf zamboanga - updates

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Pro-BBL Roxas hit for 'Muslim na mananakop' line in debate

Mar 21, 2016 - 11:37 AM

The LP standard bearer was answering a rival s insinuations that he doesn t enjoy President Benigno Aquino III s trust

ONLINE FLAK. The ruling party's standard-bearer is criticized for his use of a pejorative term during the presidential debate in Cebu City. Screenshot from the TV5 screen

5 roadblocks that PH education hurdled in 2013

Dec 23, 2013 - 2:44 PM

What were the setbacks of Philippine education in 2013? Rappler lists down 5 of them in this yearender

Cellphone video shows hostages' ordeal

Oct 24, 2013 - 8:24 AM

A cell phone video of MNLF hostages during the stand off in Zamboanga City has surfaced

The gravediggers

Oct 07, 2013 - 4:06 PM

There is a price to any war and in the dim light of the Mercedes Public Cementery far away from the flag wrapped coffins of the young soldiers who offered their lives to the Republic lie 11 faceless men who may or may not have chosen to pay that price

AFTER THE GUNFIRE. Candles left on an MNLF mass grave in the Mercedes Public Cemetery. 27 Sep 2013.jpg

PNP files rebellion raps vs Misuari

Oct 03, 2013 - 7:40 PM

Investigators file the complaint before the state prosecutor

MISUARI. Moro National Liberation Front leader Nur Misuari inspects his armed followers in one of the group's camps in Indanan, Sulu. He declares he is breaking away from the government because they have been sidelining his group. AFP file photo

The song of Zamboanga

Sep 28, 2013 - 9:54 AM

It was Michelle who taught Eithan the words to Zamboanga Hermosa Every child of Zamboanga learns it as she learned it herself

ZAMBOANGA HERMOSA. Michelle Candido sheds a tear as she recounts her last days with her son Eithan. Photo by Paolo Villaluna

Day 12: When will the Zamboanga city crisis end?

Sep 20, 2013 - 10:46 PM

On the 12th day the crisis in Zamboanga is contained but not over

Day 10: Zamboanga city struggles to rise

Sep 18, 2013 - 9:56 PM

The siege in Zamboanga City continues but on day 10 the city starts to show signs of rising again

Fighting continues in Zamboanga City

Sep 16, 2013 - 12:23 AM

Now on its 7th day the conflict in between government forces and followers of MNLF founder Nur Misuari continues

Zamboanga City, land of strife

Sep 15, 2013 - 11:13 AM

The pictures of battle ready soldiers paint a thousand words

PNoy to Zambo refugees: You are not alone

Sep 14, 2013 - 6:25 PM

The President visits refugees in Zamboanga City to assure them their needs are being addressed by the government

SEEKING REFUGE. The Department of Social Welfare and Development estimates 44,000 refugees are sheltered in the Joaquin Enriquez Sports Complex in Zamboanga City. All photos by Leanne Jazul/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Day 5 of Zamboanga crisis

Sep 14, 2013 - 8:37 AM

This is how Day 5 of the ongoing standoff between the rebel groups and government forces in Zamboanga looks like

Day 4: Sniper fire, mortars unleashed in Zamboanga

Sep 12, 2013 - 12:45 PM

The standoff leaves 12 people dead including two civilians a police officer a soldier and 8 rebels

MILITARY ZONE. Soldiers in Zamboanga City. Photo by EPA

Deles: Look into Misuari's 'pattern of behavior'

Sep 11, 2013 - 5:34 PM

The government is still awaiting the response of Indonesia on whether it is willing to mediate

'LOOK INSIDE.' Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Teresita Deles maintains the government did not abandon the 1996 peace pact with the Moro National Liberation Front. AFP file photo

Misuari’s spokesman: Zambo situation might 'escalate'

Sep 10, 2013 - 9:34 AM

Don’t expect the situation to die down

RUSHING TO SAFETY. Students run pass an armored military vehicle as they evacuate from a compound near an area where members of the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) occupied villages in Zamboanga City, southern Philippines, 09 September 2013. EPA/Laurenz Castillo

Curfew, class suspension in Zambo

Sep 09, 2013 - 6:40 PM

Policemen and soldiers remain on red alert