Civil conflict in the Philippines

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This article is about an ongoing conflict involving two coinciding insurgencies in the modern history of the country;
for conflicts during the Spanish colonial period, see
for conflicts during the periods of U.S. and Japanese rule, see
Civil conflict in the Philippines
Part of the Cold War and the Global War on Terrorism
Date March 29, 1969 – present
Location Philippines
Status Conflict ongoing
Belligerents
Philippines Philippines
Support:
 United States[1]
 Australia[2]
Indonesia Government of Indonesia
Malaysia Government of Malaysia

Communists:
Communist Party of Vietnam flag.svg Communist Party


Moro people:
Ph mnlf-tripoli.gif MNLF
MILF
Sulu
Islamists:
Flag of Jihad.svg RSM
Flag of Jihad.svg JI
Flag of Jihad.svg BIFF

 Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant

The Civil conflict in the Philippines is an ongoing conflict involving two coinciding insurgencies in the modern history of the country:[5][6][7][8]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.defense.gov/news/newsarticle.aspx?id=58031
  2. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20070901011517/http://www.australia.com.ph/mnla/medrel110506.html
  3. ^ http://www.rappler.com/nation/65199-abu-sayyaf-leader-oath-isis
  4. ^ "ISIS Now Has Military Allies in 11 Countries -- NYMag". Daily Intelligencer. Retrieved 25 November 2014. 
  5. ^ Guide to the Philippines conflict. BBC. October 8, 2012.
  6. ^ "The Fruit of Misuari's Capitulation", Bulatlat. Quezon City, Philippines. December 2–8, 2001.
  7. ^ Philippines. Uppsala Conflict Data Program. "...the Philippines has experienced the intra-state, non-state and one-sided categories of UCDP organised violence."
  8. ^ Comparative Politics: The politics of Asia - Google Books