Palace: PHL not exaggerating claims on China’s activities in West Philippine Sea

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Malacañang on Saturday disputed China’s claim that the Philippines is “exaggerating” the threat it supposedly poses in the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea). “The Philippines makes it a point to be very objective and to be very accurate when it comes to the...

Tension high as MILF, BIFF add forces in Maguindanao town after clash

MANILA, Jan 28 (Mabuhay) – Tension is still high in Mamasapano town in Maguindanao, with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front and the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters adding forces in the area. The groups deployed additional forces should the government launch a pursuit operation...

Tension eases at clash site in Mamapasano town – AFP

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Tension in Mamasapano town started to subside a day after a dawn to dusk firefight between the police and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) on Sunday, the Armed Forces of the Philippines has said. “As of now there are no skirmishes happening in the...