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Jolo: fear of attacks, masses cancelled for the All Saints and All Souls
Bishop Angelito Lampon "precautionary measure". There will however be brief moments of prayer at the cemetery and the blessing of the graves. The decision follows attack on the Cathedral of Our Lady of Mount Caramel. On July 7 last another attack caused 6 deaths and 40 wounded.
Mindanao: a grenade explodes in front of Jolo Cathedral, no injuries
The blast took place yesterday morning shortly before mass. Abu Sayyaf Muslim rebels main suspects of the attack. In recent months, two grenades have exploded near the cathedral. The last attack dates to 31 December. Sulu Bishops says Church will not close its mission in Jolo.
Clashes between army and fundamentalists: 52 dead in Jolo.
Abu Sayyaf militants attack a military convoy headed to Maimbung; MILF rebels join the ambush.
Following Mary's example, think about the common good, Card Vidal tells political leaders
In the closing ceremony of the Third National Pilgrimage to Our Lady of Mount Carmel Monastery, the prelate tells the faithful and the nation's political leaders to perform their duty
Jolo, three Red Cross volunteers kidnapped: one is Italian
Military confirmation indicates the terrorist group Abu Sayyaf as probable authors of the kidnap.
Basilan: death toll from attack carried out by Abu Sayyaf rebels rises to 15 dead
Police say extremists used army uniforms to pass unnoticed and plant the bombs that yesterday hit the cathedral of Saint Isabel and the building of the Ministry of Education. Among the victims of gun battles between soldiers and rebels also the brother of one of the leaders of the terrorist group linked to al-Qaeda. Basilan bishop urges people to pray for peace and asks for protection of military forces.
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