Opposition Senator Leila de Lima, who has been detained for three years over drug-related charges, has submitted to the United States (U.S.) embassy a list of individuals she wanted to be banned in the U.S.
Hundreds of Filipinos, most of them female domestic workers, flocked to their embassy in Lebanon Thursday to sign up for free repatriation from the crisis-hit country.
Brazil will definitely move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, with only the date of the transfer to be decided, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reportedly said Sunday during a visit to Rio de Janeiro.
The Philippine Embassy in Damascus on Friday advised anew members of the Filipino community to remain cautious and vigilant despite the reported surrender by Islamic militants of their last remaining stronghold in the capital.
The British government blamed the threat of mass protests for President Donald Trump's decision Friday to cancel a visit to London to open the new US embassy, and warned that criticism of the White House risked harming US-UK relations.
Ecuador said Thursday it had granted citizenship to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in an unsuccessful attempt to provide him with diplomatic immunity and usher him out of its London embassy without the threat of arrest by Britain.
US President Donald Trump rewound the video tape Friday to show how three predecessors -- Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama -- made promises on Jerusalem that they later backtracked on.