Philippine rebels

German hostages released by Philippine rebels

Two German hostages held by the Abu Sayyaf group have been released, said a senior Philippine military official Friday evening.

Oct 18, 2014, 00:46 AM IST

12 killed in Philippine Army clash with rebels

At least seven soldiers and five communist rebels were killed in a clash in a northern Philippine province, the military said.

Nov 17, 2012, 17:29 PM IST

Philippine rebels says new clash unrelated to pact

The main group signed a preliminary peace pact with the govt on October 15. The breakaway rebels ignored the accord and vowed to continue fighting.

Oct 21, 2012, 09:55 AM IST

Philippine rebels release more hostages: Military

Philippine communist rebels freed a town mayor and his two military escorts after more than two months in captivity.

Nov 09, 2011, 11:06 AM IST

Philippine rebels see opening for stalled talks

Rebel attacks last year killed 187 government forces and dozens of civilians were caught in the crossfire.

Sep 03, 2011, 15:30 PM IST

Hardline Philippine rebel vows to derail peace

Decades of fighting has neither wearied nor diluted the resolve of the Saudi Arabian-educated guerrilla.

Aug 29, 2011, 12:04 PM IST