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Philippines prepares rescue as rebel deadline passes
Philippines prepares rescue as rebel deadline passes
The Philippines imposed a state of emergency on Tuesday on a remote southern island and troops prepared for a possible rescue of three Red Cross...
Kidnappers make new demands, threaten to behead aid worker
Kidnappers make new demands, threaten to behead aid worker
The Philippines said it was impossible to comply with the latest demand of kidnappers holding three Red Cross workers to empty five southern towns...
Peace advocate kidnapped in Philippines
Peace advocate kidnapped in Philippines
A Sri Lankan peace advocate was kidnapped on Friday in the southern Philippines, police and military officials said.