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ISIS planning more attacks in PH and region – terror expert

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LOCKDOWN. In this file photo, cops cordon off the blast site after the explosions in Quiapo last Saturday, May 6, 2017. File photo by Rappler

Rohan Gunaratna warns that ISIS plans to hit Manila and other capitals in the region during the Ramadan

MANILA, Philippines (May 8, 2017) — The Islamic State, also known as ISIS, IS or ISIL, claimed it carried out two consecutive weekend attacks in Manila on April 28 and May 6, both of which were denied by Philippine officials. Continue reading ISIS planning more attacks in PH and region – terror expert

2 dead, 6 injured in twin Quiapo blasts

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QUIAPO BLAST. An explosion rocks Quiapo near the Islamic Center on May 6, 2017. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

The blasts take place a week after an explosion in the area hurt 14 people

MANILA, Philippines (May 6, 2017) — Two people were killed and 6 others injured in two explosions in Quiapo, Manila, on Saturday, May 6. Continue reading 2 dead, 6 injured in twin Quiapo blasts