Articles in "Philippines"

Last Filipino in Gaza, a 63-Year-Old Nun, is Reported Safe

MANILA, Feb. 20, 2024 (PNA) The last remaining Filipino national in the Gaza Strip, a 63-year-old nun, was reported safem the Philippine ...

Philippines Working to Repatriate Nationals in Gaza

MANILA, Feb. 15, 2024 (PNA) The Philippine government is racing to repatriate 14 out of the 15 Filipinos still in Gaza ahead of a widely ...

‘You Were a Warrior’: Israel Mourns Fallen Philippine-Born Soldier

Amid the sorrowful toll of 21 Israeli soldiers lost when a building in Gaza collapsed, the story of Philippine-born Sgt. 1st Class (res.) ...

Freed Hamas Hostage Reunites With Family in Philippines

MANILA, Dec. 19, 2023 (PNA) Overseas Filipino worker Gelienor “Jimmy” Pacheco is back in the country less than one month after Hamas ...

Philippine Navy Receives Israeli-Made Gunboats

MANILA, Nov. 19, 2023 (PNA) The Philippine Fleet (PF) announced Sunday that it received two more fast attack interdiction craft (FAIC) ...

46 Filipinos in Gaza Get Green Light to Cross Rafah

MANILA, Nov. 7, 2023 (PNA) A total of 46 Filipinos were given permission to exit Gaza through the Rafah border crossing to Egypt within ...

43 Filipinos Working in Gaza to Begin Returning Home on Sunday

MANILA, Nov. 4, 2023 (PNA) Forty-three Filipinos from Gaza are coming home in two batches starting Sunday, the Department of Foreign ...

Israeli President Meets With Envoys Whose Citizens Were Murdered and Abducted by Hamas

President Isaac Herzog on Thursday met with the ambassadors of Thailand, the Philippines, Tanzania and Nepal, countries whose citizens were ...

Israel Envoy: 2 Missing Filipinos ‘Likely’ Kidnapped

MANILA, Oct. 27, 2023 (PNA) The Israeli Embassy in Manila on Friday said the two remaining missing Filipinos in Israel were “likely” ...

Face to Face With Evil: Quick-Thinking Caretaker Saves Elderly Israeli From Hamas

The Filipino caretaker looked at the Hamas terrorist straight in the face and did not flinch. “Hello, sir,” she said to him in ...


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