RealNews

Manila will pursue Muslim rebels through Ramadan

Philippine soldiers will continue with an offensive against Muslim rebels in the south of the country through the holy fasting month of Ramadan, the country’s new defence chief said on Friday. Gilberto Teodoro, a three-term lawmaker who took over the defense department this month, also said two more battalions would be deployed on the islands of Basilan and Jolo, where around 100 people have been killed in fighting since mid-July. Full Story

OODA Analyst

OODA Analyst

OODA is comprised of a unique team of international experts capable of providing advanced intelligence and analysis, strategy and planning support, risk and threat management, training, decision support, crisis response, and security services to global corporations and governments.