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The Manila Times
Time to review appointment of militants to Duterte CabinetNorth Cotabato. He said he would go after the communist insurgents after the mi
The Manila Times / Posted 2 hours ago
North Cotabato. He said he would go after the communist insurgents after the military disposes of the Maute terrorists in Marawi City. For good measure, he ordered the arrest of the rebel leaders who had been released earlier so they could join... Read more
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The Manila Times
Stop Marawi bombings, ulamas urge DuterteThe Ulama League of the Philippines on Thursday called on President Rodrigo Dut
The Manila Times / Posted 2 hours ago
The Ulama League of the Philippines on Thursday called on President Rodrigo Duterte to stop bombings in Marawi City and find other ways to purge the remaining terrorists there. In a statement received by the military’s Western Mindanao Command... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Ruinous atmospherein our country has apparently emboldened the IS backed Maute terrorist group to
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 hours ago
in our country has apparently emboldened the IS backed Maute terrorist group to launch an attack and occupy parts of Marawi City in Mindanao. Our armed forces already have intelligence reports of the ISIS backed terrorists’ plan to invade and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rody threatens to kill judges, shoot human rights officialslawless violence. Napolcom made the decision weeks after the Islamic State-ins
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 hours ago
lawless violence. Napolcom made the decision weeks after the Islamic State-inspired Maute terror group laid siege in Marawi City, prompting Duterte to place the whole of Mindanao under martial law. “They do not have police power. I will... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Speed up Marawi rehab—Dutertegovernment agencies to fast-track all necessary preparations in anticipation of
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 hours ago
government agencies to fast-track all necessary preparations in anticipation of the reconstruction and recovery of war-torn Marawi City. The President met with officials from the Department of Trade and Industry, Department of Social Welfare and... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Duterte: Drug lords turn PH into ‘narco state’No questions asked. ..I want you down dead,” he said. Duterte also reiterated
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 hours ago
No questions asked. ..I want you down dead,” he said. Duterte also reiterated that “shabu” was keeping Islamic State-inspired terrorists holed up in Marawi City—tenacious despite their dwindling numbers for months already. With Macon Ramos-A... Read more
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The Manila Times
Robin Padilla donates P5M for Marawi kidsActor Robin Padilla has donated P5 million to the government to help the childr
The Manila Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Actor Robin Padilla has donated P5 million to the government to help the children affected by the ongoing siege in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur. Padilla turned over his donation to the Department of Social Welfare and Development when he met with... Read more
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Rappler
#AskTheTaxWhiz: Are you afraid of the BIR?right taxes. We support the campaign of BIR Commissioner Dulay to pay the right
Rappler / Posted 5 hours ago
right taxes. We support the campaign of BIR Commissioner Dulay to pay the right taxes, especially for the rehabilitation of Marawi City. However, we are still afraid of BIR examiners. How can we help promote a culture of integrity and honesty if we... Read more
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Sun Star
Rebellion raps vs 3 Abu Sayyaf men submitted for resolutionarrested earlier by the military for allegedly recruiting reinforcements for th
Sun Star / Posted 6 hours ago
arrested earlier by the military for allegedly recruiting reinforcements for the Islamic State-inspired Maute terror group in Marawi City. Supian and 58 other suspected Maute recruits are facing rebellion charges before the DOJ. (SunStar Philippin... Read more
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The Manila Times
Ulamas call for halt to airstrikes in Marawicalled on President Rodrigo Duterte to find other ways to flush out the remaini
The Manila Times / Posted 7 hours ago
called on President Rodrigo Duterte to find other ways to flush out the remaining Islamist State-linked Maute terrorists in Marawi City rather than resort to bombing the besieged city. “[W]hile we support this action and other programs of the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Muslim clerics call for end to airstrikes in MarawiPhoto from Western Mindanao Command Muslim scholars and religious leaders are
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 hours ago
Photo from Western Mindanao Command Muslim scholars and religious leaders are calling for a stop to airstrikes in Marawi City, which they said have caused damage to lives and properties. “That while we support this action and other programs of the... Read more
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Gulf News
Philippine economy grows 6.5% in second quarterinfrastructure projects. Martial law in the southern third of the country in re
Gulf News / Posted 7 hours ago
infrastructure projects. Martial law in the southern third of the country in response to Daesh-linked militants’ siege on Marawi city has also put a dent on confidence, as shown in the dismal performance of the Philippine peso this year, he... Read more
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Rappler
Amid Marawi crisis, Gilas to give PH something to cheer for at SEA Gameswe want to unite the country even for a few hours every time we play. For two h
Rappler / Posted 8 hours ago
we want to unite the country even for a few hours every time we play. For two hours, everybody’s one as Filipinos." Marawi City has been the battleground between government troops and terrorists since May, with the city and the rest of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PSC: Children’s Games should be blueprint for nationwide programGames after holding it in Davao City, La Trinidad, Benguet and Iligan City for
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 hours ago
Games after holding it in Davao City, La Trinidad, Benguet and Iligan City for the children of evacuees from war-torn Marawi City. PSC chair Butch Ramirez said the Games would return to Davao in Turil town this weekend, which will gather... Read more
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Rappler
Judy Taguiwalo during crisis situationsstrong Surigao earthquake in February this year. Her biggest challenge as DSWD
Rappler / Posted 9 hours ago
strong Surigao earthquake in February this year. Her biggest challenge as DSWD chief was providing immediate response to Marawi City residents who were displaced due to figting between the government forces and terrorists. VETTING BENFICIARIES.... Read more
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Minda News
SOMEONE ELSE’S WINDOWS: Marawi Siege and the Question of Shifting Alliancestactics may have worked in the war against the rural-based New People’s Army as
Minda News / Posted 9 hours ago
tactics may have worked in the war against the rural-based New People’s Army as well as the Moro rebel groups. The siege in Marawi City, however, which enters its ninetieth day on August 20, suggests the need for the Armed Forces of the Philippines... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Athletes to be involved in planning for 2019 SEA Games hostinghosting was initially shelved after the government explained that it would just
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 hours ago
hosting was initially shelved after the government explained that it would just focus on the rehabilitation of war-torn Marawi City. Ramirez said talks were revived to save the hosting early this week through the efforts of Presidential... Read more
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Rappler
Kobe Paras on the Marawi crisis, importance of speaking upmen's basketball team in the 2017 Southeast Asian Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malays
Rappler / Posted 12 hours ago
men's basketball team in the 2017 Southeast Asian Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, speaks at length about the crisis in Marawi City, which is also under Martial Law as the fighting rages on. Paras, who will play for CalState Northridge in the... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
SNIPE SWIPESRep. Karlo Alexei Nograles, this no fluke. Some of the weapons and ammunition b
Zamboanga Today / Posted 13 hours ago
Rep. Karlo Alexei Nograles, this no fluke. Some of the weapons and ammunition being used by the terrorist Maute Group in Marawi City came from a government arsenal in Limay, Bataan. Nograles, then pressed for an inquiry after Defense Secretary... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Venues for PH 2019 SEA Games revealedFederation Council on August 18. It will be recalled that the government, thro
Manila Standard Today / Posted 14 hours ago
Federation Council on August 18. It will be recalled that the government, through the PSC, decided not to pursue the hosting saying that there are plans to use the budget for the rehabilitation of Marawi City and other areas in Mindanao. Randy Cal... Read more
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The Manila Times
Robin Padilla donates P5M for Marawi childrenACTOR Robin Padilla has donated P5 million to the government to help the childr
The Manila Times / Posted 17 hours ago
ACTOR Robin Padilla has donated P5 million to the government to help the children affected by the ongoing siege in Marawi City.Padilla turned over his donation to the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) when he met with President... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Robin Padilla donates P5M for Marawi siege victimsThe donation is intended for the the immediate psychosocial intervention for th
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 hours ago
The donation is intended for the the immediate psychosocial intervention for the children affected by the armed conflict in Marawi City. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO Actor Robin Padilla has donated P5 million to the Department of Social... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Japan’s gift to Marawi/ Teachers meet for deaf kidsThe problems attendant to the still raging conflict in Marawi City include keep
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
The problems attendant to the still raging conflict in Marawi City include keeping the environment healthy and sanitary. Which is why we are grateful for the Japanese government’s donation of $800,000 through UNICEF (United Nations Children’s Fund)... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Taguiwalo rejected as DSWD chiefto reveal their identities. There was no mention of how she was handling the s
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
to reveal their identities. There was no mention of how she was handling the social impact of the drug war and the Marawi City crisis that has dragged on since hostilities broke out on May 23, among other issues related to the DSWD. Before... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte meets Teodoro, wife at Palaceof the Philippines chief Gen. Eduardo Año. The cash donation is to contribute
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
of the Philippines chief Gen. Eduardo Año. The cash donation is to contribute to the government’s efforts to rebuild Marawi City, which remains under martial law until Dec. 31 this year. Duterte also had a short meeting with Senate President... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
BIFF bomb expert diesof the Philippines vowed to neutralize the remaining Maute group terrorists who
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
of the Philippines vowed to neutralize the remaining Maute group terrorists who are in a one-square-kilometer area in Marawi City. “We are firm in ending this rebellion in Marawi, and we are going to exert all efforts within the limits and... Read more
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Minda News
BALIK MSU: Somombak Tano sa Pantaw a MaregLet us earn our education or let us be enlightened at the Rolling Hills) is a c
Minda News / Posted yesterday
Let us earn our education or let us be enlightened at the Rolling Hills) is a campaign launched by Elin Anisha Guro of Marawi City, Director of the Mindanao State University Press and Information Office who is on study leave to finish her PhD... Read more
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The Manila Times
BIFF bomber killed in Maguindanaohas issued arrest orders against 200 people for terrorism and rebellion after t
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
has issued arrest orders against 200 people for terrorism and rebellion after the Islamic State-inspired Maute group siezed Marawi city on May 23. Several other suspects have been arrested, including the parents of the Maute brothers, leaders of... Read more
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Sun Star
Rehab Center to rise in Pinamungajandrug surrenderers compared to other areas since last year. Davide said that Gl
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
drug surrenderers compared to other areas since last year. Davide said that Globe had supposedly renovated a building in Marawi City and turned it over to the local government unit (LGU) in June this year but it was overtaken by a government war... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte: Mayors who cannot curb drug trade will be suspendedprevent lawless violence. NAPOLCOM made the decision weeks after the Islamic S
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
prevent lawless violence. NAPOLCOM made the decision weeks after the Islamic State-inspired Maute terrorists laid siege in Marawi City, which prompted Duterte to declare martial law in Mindanao. Some of the local chief executives have objected to... Read more
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Minda News
BALIK MSU: Somombak Tano sa Pantaw a MaregLet us earn our education or let us be enlightened at the Rolling Hills) is a c
Minda News / Posted yesterday
Let us earn our education or let us be enlightened at the Rolling Hills) is a campaign launched by Elin Anisha Guro of Marawi City, Director of the Mindanao State University Press and Information Office who is on study leave to finish her PhD... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PSC gives 2019 SEA Games hosting green lightSenator Migz Zubiri. The government initially declined to host the 2019 Games,
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Senator Migz Zubiri. The government initially declined to host the 2019 Games, citing the ongoing armed conflict in Marawi City. POC president Jose Cojuangco Jr. appealed to Duterte to reconsider the decision before the deadline on Aug. 18... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Philippines may still host 2019 Southeast Asia Gamesthe country’s hosting of biennial meet in 2019. Government officials that the
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
the country’s hosting of biennial meet in 2019. Government officials that the planned rehabilitation of conflict-ridden Marawi City in Mindanao is its priority. But, the POC general assembly unanimously voted to keep the country’s hosting... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Sportsmeet, citing threat of terrorism and the funds to be allotted for the hosting i
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted yesterday
meet, citing threat of terrorism and the funds to be allotted for the hosting instead be channeled to the rehabilitation of Marawi City. In the event that POC gets a nod from Malacanang, it will be the fourth time since 1981 that the Philippines... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientaland other Asian countries were spotted along with members of the Maute and Abu
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted yesterday
and other Asian countries were spotted along with members of the Maute and Abu Sayyaf groups fighting government troops in Marawi City. Likewise, he cited intelligence reports that some of them entered the country through the backdoor and even in... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Blasts injure 7 soldiers in Marawi CitySoldiers in Marawi City face the constant danger of being injured or killed due
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
Soldiers in Marawi City face the constant danger of being injured or killed due to the proliferation of improvised explosive devices (IEDs) in buildings that were abandoned by fleeing Maute terrorists in Marawi City. Western Mindanao Command Chief... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
No love lost between Duterte and the Leftwith the ISIS-inspired Maute rebellion in Lanao province by aerial and artiller
Bulatlat.com / Posted yesterday
with the ISIS-inspired Maute rebellion in Lanao province by aerial and artillery bombardment leading to the destruction of Marawi City, but in pursuing the government’s counterinsurgency program against the CPP-NPA-NDFP, this time utilizing the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Gerald Anderson on helping Filipino soldiersHe visited wounded military men confined at the Armed Forces of the Philippines
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
He visited wounded military men confined at the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Medical Center after they fought in Marawi City. Before the ABS-CBN reality show "Pinoy Big Brother" (PBB) beckoned, Gerald wanted to follow in his father,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Andanar puts positive spin on PNA blundersopinion piece about the United Nations tribunal ruling on the South China Sea d
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
opinion piece about the United Nations tribunal ruling on the South China Sea dispute, and the use of wrong images for the Marawi City siege.Lost glory “I want everyone in this room to understand: When we came to the PCOO, we inherited the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Repulsive, bishop says of Maute plan to use hostages as shieldsThe Catholic prelate of war-torn Marawi City was outraged by the Maute group’s
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
The Catholic prelate of war-torn Marawi City was outraged by the Maute group’s supposed plan to use its hostages as human bombs if their situation worsens any further. The terrorists, who attacked the city on May 23, made the threat as security... Read more
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Inquirier.net
POC still not giving up on SEA Games hostingedition. Malacañang earlier begged off to host the 11-nation sportsfest two ye
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
edition. Malacañang earlier begged off to host the 11-nation sportsfest two years from now due to the ongoing crisis in Marawi City. Meanwhile, in Baguio City, the Philippine Sports Commission is all set to kick off its Children’s... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
‘Maute uses govt arms’Defense Department to probe the reports that some of the weapons and ammunition
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
Defense Department to probe the reports that some of the weapons and ammunition being used by the terrorist Maute Group in Marawi City came from a government arsenal in Limay, Bataan. Davao City Rep. Karlo Alexei Nograles, head of the House of... Read more
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The Manila Times
Red Cross aid reaches 7,000 Marawi evacueesThe ongoing conflict in Marawi City in Lanao del Sur province has displaced tho
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
The ongoing conflict in Marawi City in Lanao del Sur province has displaced thousands of people, with more than 77,000 fleeing to almost inaccessible areas along the eastern shore of Lake Lanao. The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC),... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Wesmincom: Military cannot disregard lives of Maute hostagesall hostages still held by the Maute group alive and is considering their lives
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
all hostages still held by the Maute group alive and is considering their lives in its operations against the terrorists in Marawi City. Capt. Jo-Ann Petinglay, spokesperson of the military's Western Mindanao Command and Joint Task Force Marawi,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Soldier relieved for ‘verbal abuse’ of bus passengers at Lanao del Sur checkpoint–spokesmanPresident Rodrigo Duterte declared martial law following the siege by Islamic S
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
President Rodrigo Duterte declared martial law following the siege by Islamic State-inspired Maute fighters in Marawi City, concerns were raised over the conduct of the troops. Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno was one of those who... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Despite blunders, PNA now has more readers—Andanarout to be a fake news item. The PNA also earned the ire of netizens when a new
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
out to be a fake news item. The PNA also earned the ire of netizens when a news story on the Maute terrorists’ siege in Marawi city carried an erroneous thumbnail of the Vietnam war to depict urban warfare in the Islamic city. READ: PNA admits... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Work on Tagoloan-Talakag road continues despite Marawi conflictdel Sur province to Bukidnon and Cagayan de Oro City, both major economic hubs
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
del Sur province to Bukidnon and Cagayan de Oro City, both major economic hubs in Region 10. The route will interconnect Marawi City to the municipalities of Tagoloan and Kapai, both in the first district of Lanao del Sur, and to Talakag town in... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalin fulfillment of the law on free tuition in state universities and colleges, a
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
in fulfillment of the law on free tuition in state universities and colleges, and in the much-needed rehabilitation of Marawi City,� he added. The period of postponement can also be used to discuss, consider, and pass pending bills in Congress... Read more
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Rappler
House appropriations committee okays P103.6B health budget for 2018noted the following hospitals suffered the biggest budget cuts: Zarate highlig
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
noted the following hospitals suffered the biggest budget cuts: Zarate highlighted the plight of Amai Pakpak in Marawi City, which was damaged when local terror groups attempted to take over the city. The medical center continues to... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Asean at 50: region marches towards peace and development, away from human rightsAsean states have battled internal insurgencies of the communist, Islamist or s
Asian Correspondent / Posted 2 days ago
Asean states have battled internal insurgencies of the communist, Islamist or separatist variety – seen most recently in Marawi City in the Philippines – none have gone to war with each other since the 1980s. Couched between the rival giants of... Read more
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