Thursday, January 29, 2015
  • New impeach bid looms

    New impeach bid looms

    ‘Aquino has to be held accountable’

    MEMBERS of the Makabayan Bloc on Wednesday warned that President Aquino III would likely face an impeachment complaint over the Mamasapano massacre if investigations proved he had a direct hand in the operation that resulted in the killing of 44 members of the PNP-Special Action Force on Sunday. ACT Teachers...
  • ‘Purisima planned it all’

    ‘Purisima planned it...

    Aquino let suspended PNP chief run show

    The fatal covert operation that killed 44 members of the elite Special Action Force and wounded 12 others had been assigned by President Benigno Aquino to suspended National Police Chief Alan Purisima, apparently without the knowledge of Interior Secretary Manuel ‘Mar’ Roxas 11. A police general,...
  • Palace okayed SAF raid

    Palace okayed SAF raid

    No official condemnation of killings—Malacañang

    Malacanang reportedly sanctioned the operation of the Special Action Force in Maguindanao which resulted in the death of 49 members of the elite unit at the hands of Moro Islamic Liberation Front members. It also reportedly resulted in the death of Malaysian terrorist Zulkifli bin Hir, also known as Marwan,...
  • Dozens feared dead  in Mindanao clashes

    Dozens feared dead in Mindanao...

    PNP special forces engage Muslim rebels in gun battle

    Several dozens of  people, most of them government troops, were feared killed in a gun battle that erupted between security forces and some 300 Muslim rebels in Maguindanao on Sunday. Military sources said 37 members of the Philippine National Police Special Action Force who were out to  arrest...
  • Abus eyed in bombing

    Abus eyed in bombing

    THE police are questioning at least one person linked to the blast that killed two people near a bus terminal in Zamboanga City on Friday after President Benigno Aquino III ordered lawmen to thoroughly investigate the explosion. Deputy Presidential Spokesperson Abigail Valte said in a radio interview the...

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