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Philippines Concludes ‘All-Out Offensive’ Against Rebels

The Philippine military said Monday it is ending a month-long offensive to pursue a Muslim rebel faction in the country's restive south.  However, troops will continue to pursue scattered faction members. The Armed Forces of the Philippines said its forces killed 151 rebels and injured 65 members of the breakaway Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters over a four and a half week period. It also arrested 12 fighters as part of the offensive in Maguindanao province on Mindanao island....

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