COTABATO, Philippines, Jan. 29 (Xinhua) -- The death toll in the ongoing fighting between government troops and breakaway members of Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) reached 38 Wednesday, a military official said.
Muslim rebels killed in clashes with Philippine gov't troops: military
MANILA, Jan. 27 (Xinhua) -- At least 17 members of the Muslim rebel group of Bangamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) have been reportedly killed in the clashes with government troops in Southern Philippines since Sunday, Colonel Dickson Hermoso, spokesman for the Philippine Army's 6th Infantry Division, said on Monday.Full Story
3 hurt in separate blasts in S. Philippines
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines, Jan. 27 (Xinhua) -- At least three people were wounded in two separate explosions that rocked Basilan province in southern Philippines on Sunday, police said Monday.Full Story