Malacañang has expressed gratitude to Congress for approving President Rodrigo Duterte's request to extend martial law in Mindanao until December 31.
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PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte must be given “ample latitude” to exercise his authority to decimate the Maute extremist group.
Lawmakers are expected to end their holiday break two days ahead of schedule.
President Rodrigo Duterte continues to enjoy the highest trust and approval ratings among the country's top elected officials even after he declared martial law, according to the results of Pulse Asia's latest survey.
The Philippine National Police (PNP) has batted for the extension of martial law in Mindanao in order to give them more time and opportunity to arrest alleged narco-politikos and backers of Maute Group.
President Rodrigo Duterte turned Philippine politics upside down with his victory in the May 2016 elections with his unconventional character and boldness.
Given the destruction and death toll caused by the conflict in Marawi City, President Rodrigo Duterte will not be in the mood to celebrate once the fighting between the Maute group and government forces is over.
Malacanang on Saturday (June 10) welcomed the support expressed by outgoing British Ambassador to the Philippines Asif Ahmad for the declaration of martial law in Mindanao.
President Rodrigo Duterte has rejected comparisons between his declaration of martial law in Mindanao and his idol’s, the late President Ferdinand Marcos, version 44 years ago.
Malacañang has dismissed speculation that President Rodrigo Duterte may expand the declaration of martial law in Metro Manila following the attack at Resorts World Manila.
Police and military officials may not have recommended the declaration of martial law in Mindanao, but they gave enough information to President Rodrigo Duterte to decide it was necessary.
The House of Representatives will convene as a Committee of the Whole on Wednesday (May 31) to discuss President Rodrigo Duterte's declaration of martial law in Mindanao amid calls for the chamber to meet with the Senate for a joint…
Whether martial law in Mindanao will remain for one month or for the entire term of President Rodrigo Duterte will depend on how the public will cooperate with the military operations in Marawi. City.
A wrong tag turned a Twitter conversation on martial law in Mindanao into an opinion poll on who is the prettier Hontiveros.
President Rodrigo Duterte taunted the leadership of the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army (CPP-NPA) as a bunch of extortionists who prey on defenseless farmers but who couldn't even seize a single barangay in 50 years of…
After holding four rounds of talks, the Philippine government on Saturday (May 27) announced it is cancelling talks with the communist movement.
President Rodrigo Duterte does not see any reason why the Armed Forces of the Philippines will be unable to defeat the terrorist Maute group, what with all the government's resources at their disposal and the imposition of martial law in…
Despite his criticism of the Catholic Church and propensity to curse, President Rodrigo Duterte also reads the Bible— or more accurately, just one chapter of the holy book.
President Rodrigo Duterte has vowed to take responsibility for soldiers' actions while martial law is in place in Mindanao-- even if they break the law.
Solicitor General Jose Calida has vowed to defend the declaration of martial law over Mindanao should anyone question it before the Supreme Court.
Former President Fidel V. Ramos has criticized President Rodrigo Duterte for declaring martial law in Mindanao, saying he should've asserted the government's might amid the crisis.
In a statement, the embassy also noted it is following the situation involving the declaration of martial law in Mindanao.
Expect President Rodrigo Duterte to rule over Mindanao with an iron fist now that he has declared martial law.