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Philippines

Photo; Lava chunks roll down side of Philippines' Mount Mayon after activity forces evacuation of thousands - @BBCWorld

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Philippines

Philippines orders evacuation of thousands as Mayon volcano threatens to erupt - @AFP

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Albay, Bicol Region, PH

Philippines evacuates more than 12,000 from Albay province as volcano crater grows red - @Reuters

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Leyte, Eastern Visayas, PH

At least 29 missing after passenger ferry sinks off Southern Leyte, Philippines; rescue operations ongoing - @rapplerdotcom

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Philippines

Passenger ferry sinks off Southern Leyte, Philippines, reportedly carrying more than 50 people; rescue operations ongoing - @PhilippineStar

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Syrian civil war

Intelligence official: Philippines starts inquiry into Filipino militants in Syria - @Reuters

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Manila, National Capital Region, PH

Manila mayor lifts controversial truck ban to help address city's port congestion problem - @GMANewsOnline

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China

Philippine hearing for Chinese fishermen accused of poaching sea turtles is delayed - @AP

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Philippines

Earthquake: M 5.2 - 284km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines

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Manila, National Capital Region, PH

Authorities: Men arrested over foiled attempt to bomb Manila International Airport were also planning to attack Chinese embassy - @AFP

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Manila, National Capital Region, PH

Update: 4 men arrested after allegedly trying to detonate bomb at Manila international airport, Philippines state media reports - @cnnbrk

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Philippines

Philippines foils bid to plant car-bombs at its main airport and a nearby shopping mall, authorities say - @Reuters

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Israel-Syria tensions

Philippine military says Filipino peacekeepers have escaped from rebel-threatened Golan areas - @AP

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Israel-Syria tensions

Defense minister: Philippine peacekeepers trapped by rebels in Syrian Golan Heights are under attack - @BBCBreaking

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Hà Nội, Hai Phong, VN

State media: Court in Hanoi, Vietnam, sentences Philippine man to death for cocaine trafficking - @AP

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Israel-Syria tensions

UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric says 43 detained peacekeepers are from Fiji and are thought to be in the southern part of the area of separation; 81 troops from the Philippines had movements restricted - @AP

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Ebola outbreak 2014

Philippines withdraws UN peacekeeping troops from Golan Heights, Israel, over security fears and Liberia over ebola health concerns - @AP

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Philippines

No immediate reports of deaths following train crash in Philippines, accident happened in Pasay city in metropolitan Manila - @AP

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Pasay City, National Capital Region, PH

Scores of passengers injured as Philippine train smashes into concrete barrier, police say - @AP

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Philippines

Philippine security forces capture fugitive former army general wanted in kidnapping case - @AP

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