Last Updated: Thursday, May 29, 2014, 01:44
Muslim rebels stormed a Catholic church compound in the capital of Central African Republic on Wednesday, killing at least 30 people in a hail of gunfire and grenades, witnesses said.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 24, 2014, 16:04
French peacekeeping troops in Central African Republic using helicopter gunships and mortars fought Muslim rebels on Saturday at a bridge in the town of Bambari northeast of the capital Bangui, a Reuters witness said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 11:14
The Philippines said Wednesday it was confident a peace deal with the country`s largest Muslim rebel group would hold despite fresh clashes that left four of its members dead.
Last Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014, 13:22
Joyous shouts of "Allahu akbar" echoed across the headquarters of the Philippines` biggest Muslim rebel group as a pact to end four decades of bloodshed was signed, but there were also fears war clouds had yet to pass.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 27, 2014, 16:33
The biggest Muslim rebel group in the Philippines signed an historic pact Thursday to end one of Asia`s longest and deadliest conflicts, promising to give up their arms for an autonomous homeland.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 01, 2014, 12:02
A homemade bomb that was likely set off by Muslim rebels in the southern Philippines wounded six people, including two television journalists, the military said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 29, 2014, 14:18
Philippine President Benigno Aquino vowed today to crush militants opposed to an imminent deal aimed at ending a decades-long Muslim separatist insurgency, as the death toll from a military assault on them rose to 38.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 12:50
The Philippine military said on Tuesday it had killed 17 militants opposed to a peace deal between the government and the country`s main Muslim rebel group, as fighting raged for a second day.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 12:43
Dozens of young men stood waiting for storm clouds to pass, as wind stirred up swirls of red dust on the largely deserted street in Central African Republic`s capital.
Last Updated: Friday, September 20, 2013, 21:38
A bomb exploded on Friday inside a parked bus, killing three people in a southern Philippine city where government troops are battling a holdout group of Muslim rebels holding about 20 hostages.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 19, 2013, 18:39
Philippine security forces killed eight Muslim rebels on Thursday as they hunted the remnants of a guerrilla force hiding in homes of a major city and believed to be holding hostages.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 16:19
Dozens of people held hostage by Muslim rebels waging deadly street battles with Philippine troops escaped on Tuesday amid a military offensive, but the guerrillas kidnapped the city`s police chief, authorities said.
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