Nur Misuari

Philippine police chief freed, some rebels give up

A Philippine police chief abducted by a small band of Muslim rebels convinced them to surrender and emerged free, but a separate larger group continued to hold several hostages, officials said.

Sep 18, 2013, 13:53 PM IST

Philippines standoff: Muslim rebels seek international mediation

On the third day of standoff between Muslim rebels and government troops in southern Philippines, a demand for international mediation has reportedly been made by the rebels.

Sep 11, 2013, 12:08 PM IST

Muslim rebel attack shuts down Philippine city

Followers of separatist leader Nur Misuari clashed with soldiers as Mayor Isabelle Climaco-Salazar ordered all schools and offices to remain closed.

Sep 09, 2013, 12:08 PM IST