There is now a call for Philippine President Benigno Aquino III to resign because of his alleged direct involvement in Mamasapano operation on January 25, 2015. The Mamasapano operation in the town of Mamasapano, Maguindanao province in southern Philippines was one in the series of covert operations being undertaken by the Philippine government to pin down high value targets (HVT) and labeled terrorists.
In Mamasapano, Malaysian bomb expert Zulkifli Abdhir, aka Marwan, was allegedly…Continue
The Papal visit is the much anticipated event in the country this week. From January 15 to 19, the highest official of the Catholic Church and Head of the Vatican city state is both on ‘state and pastoral visit‘ in the Philippines.
Pope Francis is the third Pope to have visited the country, after Pope Paul VI (November 27-29, 1970) and Pope John Paul II (February 17-22,…Continue
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The recent incidents involving China and Vietnam must not give false hopes for these two Asian nations to sit down and give each other a chance of holding a dialogue concerning territorial claims. Recent developments would instead push both parties for a peaceful co-existence in the South China Sea. Beijing and Hanoi must heed to the rule of law for the sake of maintaining peace and stability in the Asia-Pacific region.
During his visit to Manila for the World Economic Forum on…