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Philippine forces secure villages from rebels
Authorities say troops have recaptured 80 percent of lost ground from rebels, as deadly Zamboanga siege enters 11th day.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2013 15:03 GMT
Philippine children traumatised by standoff
Government estimates that about 40,000 children have been displaced by fighting in Zamboanga City.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2013 14:54 GMT
Philippines fighting rages as truce collapses
Thousands have fled from rebel-held areas as troops press forward to end week-long hostage standoff.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2013 02:08 GMT
Fighting continues to rage in Philippines
Government troops battle Muslim rebels as siege in southern port city of Zamboanga enters fifth day.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2013 01:04 GMT
Philippine government warns southern rebels
Hostage takers in Zamboanga City told by presidential spokesman to peacefully end standoff or face military action.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2013 19:06 GMT
Philippine rebels call for foreign mediation
Standoff near Zamboanga City continues as troops surround Muslim fighters who are using hostages as human shields.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2013 16:42 GMT
Fighting rages amid Philippine hostage crisis
Fresh fighting reported as army surrounds six villages where rebels are holding at least 170 hostages.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2013 16:33 GMT
Philippine rebels take hundreds hostage
At least six killed and many civilians taken as "human shields" by Muslim fighters outside southern Zamboanga City.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2013 03:35 GMT
Family affair: Philippine political dynasties
Clans rule 73 out of 80 provinces and with midterm elections on Monday, experts say dynasties are impeding progress.
Last updated: 11 May 2013 11:55 GMT
US hostage freed in Philippines
Kidnappers release American woman after more than two months in captivity, but hold on to her son and nephew.
Last updated: 03 Oct 2011 08:05 GMT
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