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Duterte ends ceasefire with Reds as ultimatum lapses

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte lifted his truce declaration on Saturday as a result of last Wednesday's rebel ambush in Kapalong, Davao del Norte that left a government militiaman dead and four others wounded.

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Duterte ultimatum lapses with no truce from CPP-NPA

THE Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) refused to reciprocate the government's unilateral ceasefire after the 24-hour ultimatum issued by President Rodrigo Duterte expired at 5 p.m. on Saturday.

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'Carina' intensifies into tropical storm

MANILA -- State weather agency Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said "Carina" has intensified into a tropical storm as it continues to move towards northern Luzon.

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“Carina” accelerates further, maintains strength

MANILA -- Tropical Depression Carina has accelerated further to 17 kilometer per hour (kph) towards north northwest direction, but has maintained its maximum sustained winds of up to 55 kph near the center, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical

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Dureza denies AFP plan of sabotaging peace talks

PRESIDENTIAL adviser on the Peace Process Jesus Dureza denied rumors that the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) has plans of sabotaging the peace process between the government and the communist rebels.

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Flight info screens at Vietnam's 2 major airports hacked

HANOI, Vietnam — Screens displaying flight information and the public address system at Vietnam's two major airports were hacked with derogatory messages against Vietnam and the Philippines in their territorial row against China in the South China

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