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November 22, 2018 1:23 AM Endangered hawksbill sea turtle nalambat sa Lamitan, Basilan

Aksidente umanong nalambat ng dalawang mangingisda ang isang hawksbill sea turtle sa Lamitan City sa Basilan noong Miyerkoles. Nalambat umano ang pawikan sa karagatang sakop ng Barangay Bulanting sa lungsud ng Lamitan. Agad nila itong dinala sa Maritime Police at City Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO). Sinuri ang pawikan at nilagyan ng tag sa flipper 200

August 11, 2018 11:19 PM DND 80% sure Lamitan blast suicide bombing

Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said the military could now confirm with an “80-percent” chance that the July 31 blast that killed 11 people in Lamitan City, Basilan province, was carried out by a suicide bomber. In an interview at the Armed Forces headquarters in Camp Aguinaldo on Thursday, Lorenzana said a Moroccan, Abu Khatir Al-Maghribi, drove 48

August 6, 2018 5:07 AM Pulis na suspek sa pagpatay sa Tawi-Tawi town vice mayor, kinasuhan na

Kinasuhan na ang pulis na suspek sa pagpatay sa bise alkalde ng bayan ng Sapa-Sapa sa Tawi-Tawi, sabi nitong Lunes ni Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Oscar Albayalde. Kasong murder ang isinampa umano sa Zamboanga City Prosecutor's Office laban kay Police Officer 3 Mohammad Lacbao Tolete na idinadawit sa pagpaslang noong Hulyo 37

August 5, 2018 6:54 AM Duterte honors soldiers wounded in Basilan explosion

President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday visited the soldiers who were injured in the bombing incident in Lamitan City, Basilan last July 31. Duterte also honored the state troopers at Camp Navarro General Hospital in Zamboanga City. He conferred the Order of Lapu-Lapu on the six Scout Rangers and gave awards to three Citizen Armed Force Geographical Unit (CAFGU) 49

August 4, 2018 1:28 PM Duterte confers Order of Lapu-Lapu on Basilan blast victims

ZAMBOANGA CITY—President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday conferred the Order of Lapu-Lapu on the victims of the Lamitan city, Basilan blast that killed 10 people. The President also gave financial assistance to the victims' families, 6 soldiers, and 3 members of the Civilian Active Auxiliary (CAA), who are admitted at Camp Navarro General Hospital. AFP chief 34

August 2, 2018 3:43 AM Preacher arrested over Basilan van blast

LAMITAN CITY, Basilan - A preacher or ustadz was arrested here on Wednesday over a bomb explosion that left 10 people killed. The suspect, 58-year-old Indalin Jainul, was accosted for illegal possession of explosive after he was found with a fragmentation grenade. He was later implicated in the explosion of a vehicle that passed through a checkpoint 34

August 2, 2018 1:57 AM Military knew Basilan attack was coming

The military got wind of a planned terror attack in the south weeks before a van allegedly loaded with explosives blew up at a security checkpoint in Basilan, an official said Thursday. Tuesday's explosion occurred moments after soldiers and paramilitary troopers flagged down a vehicle allegedly loaded with improvised explosive devices at a security 56

August 1, 2018 6:11 AM Tugade orders stricter security in transport hubs, terminals

Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade ordered on Wednesday heightened security in all ports and terminals in the country following a blast that killed 11 people in Lamitan, Basilan. “We should not compromise or take for granted the safety and security in our surroundings, people and facilities. Issue alert and security protocols,” Tugade said in a statement 26

August 1, 2018 4:35 AM AFP not discounting IS role in Basilan blast

The Armed Forces of the Philippines on Wednesday said that they are not discounting the possibility of the Islamic State’s connection to the Basilan bomb explosion, after the terrorist group claimed to be responsible for the tragic incident. AFP spokesperson Col. Edgardo Arevalo said, however, any organization “can conveniently claim responsibility and ride on the incident 45

May 28, 2018 8:19 AM Dead dolphin washed ashore in Basilan

ZAMBOANGA CITY - A dolphin was found dead along the shores of Lamitan City, Basilan, authorities said Monday. The remains of the Risso's dolphin, found in Barangay Ulame, weighed 40 kilos and bore some wounds, said Lamtan city environment officer Allan Tura. The remains have since gone missing after it was found on Sunday, he said. The Risso's dolphin 25