Published: December 20, 2018
LIKE A scene from a film, an underground passage was discovered at an alleged drug kingpin’s house in the border province of Tak during a 6am raid on Thursday… but the man himself was nowhere to be seen. It recalled the WWII classic “The Great Escape”, in which prisoners built an underground tunnel to flee their PoW camp.
Published: June 27, 2017
As the Philippines battles an insurgent attack on its southern city of Marawi, the international community is asking a series of questions. Most prominent is, whether the dramatic success of Maute Group rebels marks a new front in the war against the so-called Islamic State (IS).