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Manila rebel soldiers surrender
Military rebels who were barricaded in a luxury hotel in Manila have surrendered, following an assault on the building by Philippine troops.
The rebels, some with their hands in the air, were led out of the Peninsula hotel onto a bus by police.
Earlier the rebel leader, Sen Antonio Trillanes, said they were ending their siege to save the lives of civilians and journalists inside the hotel.
Many of the rebels are currently on trial over a failed mutiny in 2003.
Romney and Giuliani quickly set the tone at the CNN-YouTube forum, trading barbs on illegal immigration.
By Peter Nicholas and Joe Mathews, Los Angeles Times Staff Writers
November 29, 2007
WASHINGTON — In an animated, fast-paced debate marked by personal attacks between the candidates, Republican presidential hopefuls Wednesday night sparred over illegal immigration, torture, gun control, abortion — and even whether the Bible should be taken literally.
The unconventional debate sponsored by CNN and YouTube featured often raw and emotional questions from the public, in the form of 33 videos. Questions came from a gay general from Northern California, a black father and son from Atlanta worried about crime, and a young white Texan asking the candidates for their views on flying the Confederate flag.