Thursday, 25 Safar 1441 / 24 October 2019

Thursday, 25 Safar 1441 / 24 October 2019

INDEX BERITA

Philippines raises volcano alert again

Tuesday, 23 Jan 2018 03:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA -- The Philippines raised the alert level at its Mayon volcano on Monday after a loud explosion in the wake of increased activity made a hazardous eruption...

Densus 88 to meet Madrais in the Philippines

Monday, 06 Nov 2017 13:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The National Police's Densus 88 counterterrorism squad plans on meeting Minhati Madrais, the Indonesian wife of a terrorist leader in the Philippines, Omarkhayam Maute, in Marawi. The...

Philippines arrests Bekasi resident known as wife of terrorist leader

Monday, 06 Nov 2017 00:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Minhati Madrais, the Indonesian wife of a terrorist leader in the Philippines, Omatkhayam Maute, has been arrested. "We have received information about the arrest of Minhati...

Philippine arrests widow for trying to recruit fighters

Wednesday, 18 Oct 2017 16:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA -- Philippine law enforcement agents have arrested a woman who tried to spread radical ideas and recruit hundreds of foreigners to reinforce pro-Islamic State rebels occupying a...

Philippine survey shows big support for Duterte's drug war

Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017 03:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA -- Nearly nine out of 10 Filipinos support Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs, and almost three quarters believe extrajudicial killings are taking place in the...

Gatot Nurmantyo thanks AFP for rescuing hostages

Friday, 08 Sep 2017 19:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Military chief General Gatot Nurmantyo thanked the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), who rescued two Indonesians held captive by the Abu Sayyaf militant group...

Two Indonesian hostages in Philippines are free: Retno Marsudi

Thursday, 07 Sep 2017 20:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SINGAPORE -- Two Indonesians taken as hostages by Abu Sayyaf militant group in the Philippines were rescued on Thursday morning, Foreign Affairs Minister Retno LP Marsudi said....

Philippines watching suspected bird flu cases in humans

Friday, 25 Aug 2017 20:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA -- The Philippines started monitoring suspected bird flu cases in humans on Friday after 34 farm workers in two towns north of the capital Manila developed flu-like...

At least 80 dead after escalation in Philippines war on drug

Friday, 18 Aug 2017 18:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA -- Police killed at least 13 people in Manila on the third night of an escalation in President Rodrigo Duterte's ruthless war on drugs and crime, taking...

Philippines hits highest new HIV infections in Asia-Pasific

Wednesday, 02 Aug 2017 03:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA -- The Philippines has registered the fastest-growing HIV/AIDS epidemic in the Asia-Pacific in the past six years with a 140-percent increase in the number of new infections,...

Strong earthquake hits Philippines

Thursday, 06 Jul 2017 23:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA -- A strong earthquake struck the central Philippines on Thursday killing at least one person and damaging several houses and some infrastructure, officials said. The Philippine Institute...

Australia to send spy planes to help Philippines fight militants

Saturday, 24 Jun 2017 05:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MARAWI CITY -- Australia agreed on Friday to send two surveillance planes to help the Philippines tackle Islamist rebels, as jets and artillery pounded militant positions in a...

Philippines says hostage drama resolved

Wednesday, 21 Jun 2017 14:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA -- A hostage drama that unfolded at a primary school in the southern Philippines on Wednesday has been resolved, a military spokesman said, and the Islamist militants...

Militants storm school, hold students as hostage

Wednesday, 21 Jun 2017 14:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA - Pro-Islamic State militants stormed a school in the southern Philippines early on Wednesday and are holding several students hostage, police said, on the same island where...

TNI needs to help combat pro-ISIS group in Philippines: Dimyati

Thursday, 15 Jun 2017 17:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian National Army (TNI) is deemed necessary to assist the Philippine military to attack the pro-ISIS extremist group Maute in Marawi, Mindanao, the Philippines, as...

13 Philippine marines killed in retaking Marawi city

Saturday, 10 Jun 2017 16:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MARAWI -- Thirteen Philippine marines have been killed in the battle for Marawi city, a military spokesman said on Saturday, a setback in the government's quest to retake...

Alleged terrorists are on wanted list of Philippine police

Thursday, 08 Jun 2017 07:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PURWAKARTA -- RS (34), the alleged terror suspect caught in Kepek village, Gunung Kidul, Yogyakarta, on Tuesday is believed to have played a role in financing four Indonesians...

Military deploys spy planes on Indonesia-Philippines border

Saturday, 03 Jun 2017 03:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Air Force has deployed its spy planes and troops to secure and anticipate militant groups entering through the country's border areas shared with the Philippines,...

Gunman kills at least 34 in a failed casino robbery attempt

Friday, 02 Jun 2017 14:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA -- At least 34 people are dead after a gunman burst into a Manila casino, firing shots and setting gaming tables alight, Philippine media reported on Friday,...

Unidentified gunmen attack hotel in Manila

Friday, 02 Jun 2017 14:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA -- Unidentified gunmen attacked Resorts World Manila in Pasay City around early hours of Friday, causing injuries among the hotel and casino guests who scampered after the...

Foreign ministry monitors 16 Indonesian in Marawi city

Tuesday, 30 May 2017 19:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BOGOR -- The Ministry of Foreign Affairs continues to monitor the whereabouts of 16 Indonesian nationals in the Marawi City of the Philippines who have sought help to...

Two Indonesian in Marawi hold tourist permits

Tuesday, 30 May 2017 15:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG -- Two of Indonesian citizens found in Marawi, the Philippines, held passports as well as permits for tourism and minor hajj pilgrimage, the immigration office in Tasikmslaya,...

Ministry urges Indonesian in Philippines to remain vigilant following martial law

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 16:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has urged Indonesians living in the Philippines to remain vigilant following the imposition of martial law on Mindanao Island in...

BNPB says no tsunami allert issued for Indonesia following Mindanao earthquake

Saturday, 29 Apr 2017 15:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- An earthquake measuring 7.2 on the Richter scale that jolted Mindanao Island in the Philippines on Saturday did not trigger a tsunami in Indonesia, National Disaster...

7.1-magnitude earthquake jolts southern Philippines

Saturday, 29 Apr 2017 14:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA -- - A 7.1-magnitude earthquake hit off the coast of the island of Mindanao in Southern Philippines on Saturday morning, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) said. The...

U.S envoy says no American weapons buildup in Philippines

Sunday, 01 Jan 2017 00:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA -- The United States ambassador to the Philippines on Tuesday rebuffed accusations by President Rodrigo Duterte that American troops were building arms depots in five Philippine bases,...

Super typhoon Haima slams northern Philippines

Thursday, 20 Oct 2016 00:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA --Typhoon Haima has made landfall in the northern Philippines as a Category 4, making it the second typhoon of that intensity to strike the area in just...

Police to disclose syndicate behind hajj pilgrims case

Wednesday, 14 Sep 2016 23:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Police will soon make disclosures about a syndicate that was found involved in the case in which Indonesian Hajj pilgrims were caught with fake passports...

Philippine military says defence relations with U.S. "rock solid"

Tuesday, 13 Sep 2016 13:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA - The Philippine military said defence relations with the United States were "rock solid", a day after President Rodrigo Duterte called for the withdrawal of U.S. special...

House: Govt should urge Philippines to implement trilateral agreement

Monday, 08 Aug 2016 22:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian government should urge the Philippines to implement trilateral cooperation agreed to among Indonesia, the Philippines and Malaysia to handle robbery and hostage-taking cases in...

Ministry still verifying one Indonesian citizen kidnapped by Abu Sayyaf

Monday, 08 Aug 2016 16:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's foreign affairs ministry is still verifying information about one Indonesian citizen has been kidnapped by armed group Abu Sayyaf.Director for the Protection of Indonesians Citizens...

Indonesia sees Philippines as potential market

Monday, 25 Jul 2016 22:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia sees the Philippines as a potential market in view of that country's fast economic growth.The deputy head of the Indonesian Representative Office in Manila, Ade...

Court frees Arroyo after five years

Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016 22:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA -- The Philippines' Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed a plunder case against influential former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo and ordered her immediate release after five years under...

Philippines call for South China Sea restraint

Friday, 15 Jul 2016 22:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ULAANBATAAR -- The Philippines strongly affirms its respect for the arbitration court's ruling on the South China Sea and calls on all parties to exercise restraint, Foreign Minister...

Observer: Military operations for Abu Sayyaf is urgent

Thursday, 30 Jun 2016 20:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Military observer of Padjadjaran University in Bandung, Muradi, argued, that a military operations for the liberation of seven citizens who are held as hostage by Abu...

Army says won't engage Abu Sayyaf without agreement with Philippines

Thursday, 30 Jun 2016 20:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Chief of Indonesian Armed Forces’ Information Center, Major General Tatang Sulaiman said that the government has decided to conduct a military operation to free Indonesian citizens...

Filipino retail brands to hit Jakarta

Thursday, 09 Jun 2016 16:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Filipino retail brands will be exhibited at the "Lifestyle Philippines" event on June 10, 2016 at Shangri-La Hotel, here, from 10 am to 4 pm local...

Four Malaysian held hostage in Philippines freed

Wednesday, 08 Jun 2016 19:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA -- Four Malaysian sailors kidnapped by Filipino gunmen in April were freed on the southern Philippine island of Jolo on Wednesday, a Philippine army spokesman said.The sailors,...

Xi says hopes to get Philippines ties back on track

Tuesday, 31 May 2016 12:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEIJING -- China hopes to get relations with the Philippines back on track, President Xi Jinping has told new Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, after ties were affected by...

Indonesia and Philippines holds joint border patrols

Sunday, 29 May 2016 08:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SURABAYA -- Indonesian Navy (TNI AL) and the Republic of Philipines Navy held a joint border patrol, titled "Coordinated Border Patrol Philippines Indonesian-XXX-16" (Corpat Philindo XXX-16 ) or...