The Philippine government said on Friday it has taken up its concerns regarding the peacekeeping operations in the
Filipino troops monitoring the armistice line in the Syria-Israel border in the
The Philippine military admitted defying the orders of UN Disengagement Force (UNDOF) commander Lt. Gen. Iqbal Singh Singha for putting the lives of the Filipino soldiers at risk when he reportedly ordered them to surrender their weapons to the rebels, which earlier seized a group of peacekeepers from
Singha denied the accusation, saying the Filipinos broke the chain of command and were the ones who endangered the lives of the Fijian hostages when they abandoned their posts at the height of a "delicate" ceasefire with the rebels.
Jose said the Philippine mission in the U.N. in