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After Quiapo blasts, Manila mulls creation of crisis committee

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AFTERMATH. The Manila City Crisis Management Committee is a response to multiple crises that have terrorized the capital.

Former president now Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada says a joint task force should be ‘ready to carry out, in a moment’s notice all the aspects of crisis management’ whenever needed

MANILA, Philippines (May 10, 2017) — Former president now Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada wants to create a crisis management committee that will take the lead in handling emergencies in the national capital. Continue reading After Quiapo blasts, Manila mulls creation of crisis committee

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