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Six Philippine troops killed in friendly fire: Military

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 10:05

Six Philippine soldiers who were killed in one of the bloodiest clashes against al Qaeda-linked militants this year were hit by friendly fire, the military acknowledged Friday.

Communist rebel leader captured in Philippines

Last Updated: Saturday, October 06, 2012, 17:08

Regional military spokesman said Benjamin Mendoza underwent commando, heavy weapons, bomb-making and sniper training in Libya in the early 1980s.

Philippine troops hunt Abu Sayyaf despite Ramadan

Last Updated: Monday, August 01, 2011, 10:43

Philippine President has ordered troops to ensure al Qaeda-linked militants are brought to justice.

Philippine troops kill wanted Abu Sayyaf militant

Last Updated: Sunday, September 19, 2010, 11:58

Abdukarim Sali has been accused of helping kidnap tourists in May 2001.