MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine National Police (PNP) prevented forensic experts from Hong Kong on Saturday from examining the tourist bus where the August 23 hostage drama happened.
abs-cbnNEWS.com 08/28/2010 6:22 PM
MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) - After he was dismissed from the police service, hostage-taker Rolando Mendoza snubbed three notices issued by the Philippine National Police (PNP) for him to return the M16 assault rifle issued to him.
abs-cbnNEWS.com 08/28/2010 6:13 PM
MANILA, Philippines - Before forming an elite strike force, the country needs to have highly-trained crisis negotiators to peacefully resolve hostage-taking incidents and kidnappings, a congressman said Saturday.
abs-cbnNEWS.com 08/28/2010 4:30 PM
TANAUAN, Philippines (1st UPDATE) - Scores of mourners attended the burial Saturday of the sacked policeman who hijacked a bus in Manila, triggering a hostage crisis in which eight Hong Kong tourists were killed.
Agence France-Presse 08/28/2010 12:24 PM
MANILA, Philippines - Chinese Vice Premier Li Keqiang has cancelled his official visit to Manila, supposedly set for the first week of September. But the Department of Foreign Affairs clarified the cancellation had nothing to do with the hostage-taking incident that is straining diplomatic relations between the two countries.
By Tessa Jamandre, VERA Files 08/28/2010 11:06 AM
MANILA, Philippines – President Benigno Aquino III is not using the media as a scapegoat for the failures of police over the August 23 hostage-taking tragedy, a Palace official said Friday.
By Jojo Malig, abs-cbnNEWS.com 08/28/2010 10:30 AM
Magsagawa ng sariling pagsisiyasat ang Hong Kong government sa nangyaring hostage crisis sa Quirino Grandstand noong Lunes! Ipapa-autopsy nila ang mga namatay na Hong Kong Chinese nationals. Nag-rally naman ang mga taga-Hong Kong para sa mga nasawing kababayan. Pero nilinaw nila na hindi sila galit sa mga Pinoy kundi sa gobyerno ng Pilipinas. Mula Hong Kong, magba-Bandila si Nadia Trinidad. Bandila, Biyernes, Agosto 27, 2010
08/28/2010 1:19 AM
Hindi na itutuloy ng daan-daang turistang Tsino ang pagpunta sa Pilipinas dahil sa hostage crisis sa Maynila noong Lunes na ikinamatay ng walong taga-Hong Kong. Sa kabila naman ng trahedya, may ilang turista pa ring masaya sa kanilang pamamalagi sa Pilipinas. Magba-Bandila si Chiara Zambrano. Bandila, Biyernes, Agosto 27, 2010
08/28/2010 1:18 AM