A 68-year-old Canadian man has been killed by Islamic radicals on a remote island in the Philippines. John Ridsdel had been held by the Abu Sayaf group since he was kidnapped in September. Three other tourists were also captured with him.
Although US President Donald Trump has appreciated Pakistan's efforts in securing the release of a US-Canadian couple, experts say it is yet to be seen whether Islamabad is serious about defeating Islamists.
Massive protests against US President Trump on the sidelines of the ASEAN summit have been a distraction from the real issue of Philippine President Duterte's sinking popularity. Ana P. Santos reports from Manila.
Philippine President Duterte has declared that Marawi city is now liberated from IS-linked jihadists. Rebuilding and rehabilitating the war-torn city will be a test case for Duterte, say analysts. Ana P. Santos reports.
A Canadian citizen has been executed after spending months as a captive of Abu Sayyaf militia in the Philippines. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau decried the "cold-blooded murder."
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