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Jolo Revilla has sweet birthday message for ‘soon-to-be asawa’

His birthday message may have been rather simple and short, compared to the many who have written grand declarations of love on social media, but it was definitely no less sweet. Though making it even sweeter was the fact that ...

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Anggulong suicide bombing sa pagsabog sa Jolo, mas tumibay – PNP

Tumibay pa ang teorya ng PNP na sa suicide bombers ng Jolo blast ang 2 pares ng putol na paa na nakita sa blast site. Ito'y matapos hindi tumugma ang DNA nito sa kahit isa sa mahigit 20 nakilalang biktima ...

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Security forces conduct house-to-house searches in Jolo

Jolo in Sulu (Image from Google Maps) ZAMBOANGA CITY — Fear gripped Jolo residents following house-to-house searches conducted by soldiers and police officers in some villages of Jolo on Friday and early Saturday morning. The searches were conducted days after ...

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Año: Indonesian couple behind twin explosions at Jolo cathedral

Jolo town mayor Kherkar Tan shared photos of explosions inside and outside of Mount Carmel Cathedral in barangay Walled City in Jolo around 8:20am January 27. MANILA, Philippines – Interior Secretary Eduardo Año on Friday said Indonesian suicide bombers were ...

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Military: Suicide bombers behind Jolo twin blasts

MANILA – Suicide bombers were behind twin blasts in Jolo Cathedral Sunday that left 22 dead and at least 100 hurt, the military said Friday. This confirmed President Rodrigo Duterte's earlier statement that the bomb attack on the Our Lady ...

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4 suspects in Jolo blast under police custody

MANILA – Four individuals tagged in twin blasts at the Jolo cathedral on Sunday are already under police custody Wednesday, authorities said.  Two of the suspects, caught on CCTV footage on a street near the cathedral moments before the first ...

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Jolo bombing suspect evades arrest; aide killed in raid

MANILA – Government forces on Tuesday killed the companion of a suspect behind the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cathedral bombings in Jolo, Sulu, the military said. Joint military and police forces launched a raid in Barangay Latih, Patikul, Sulu ...

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'I had a bad feeling': Priest recalls Jolo cathedral blasts

SULU – When he entered the church Sunday for the first mass, he had a bad feeling something would happen. "Mabigat ang pakiramdam ko. Para siyang… Lenten Season ang time," the priest saying Mass at the Jolo cathedral told ABS-CBN ...

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CAUGHT ON CCTV: Abu leader's brother may have triggered Jolo church bombs

MANILA – The brother of a slain Abu Sayyaf leader may have triggered the twin bombs that killed 21 people and hurt at least 80 others at the Jolo Cathedral on Sunday, the military said Tuesday, citing surveillance footage from ...

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PNP: Jolo twin blasts not linked to BOL, plebiscite

MANILA, Philippines — The deadly twin explosions in Jolo, Sulu are not linked to the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL), Philippine National Police Spokesperson Senior Supt. Bernard Banac said on Tuesday. “Based on our investigation, there is no connection between the ...

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