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Inquirier.net
Baguio vendor survives gun attack thanks to cellphonelife of a vendor who was attacked on Thursday night at the Baguio City Public M
Baguio vendor survives gun attack thanks to cellphone
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 hours ago
life of a vendor who was attacked on Thursday night at the Baguio City Public Market. Aminollah Maurangsa, 33, a native of Marawi City, survived a shot in the chest because the bullet first struck his cellphone before piercing his body. He is being... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Amid drug deaths, nonlethal options offeredhim to sell his house and farm. When he failed at farming, Mac said he sold dr
Amid drug deaths, nonlethal options offered
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 hours ago
him to sell his house and farm. When he failed at farming, Mac said he sold drugs after he was convinced by a cousin in Marawi City. But the sale of drugs was not profitable because of competition. He also started using “shabu” (methamphetamine... Read more
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Minda News
MY, MY MARAWI: Walk the talk, interfaith dialogueMARAWI CITY (MindaNews/23 Sept) — Davao was full of visitors attending various
MY, MY MARAWI: Walk the talk, interfaith dialogue
Minda News / Posted 7 days ago
MARAWI CITY (MindaNews/23 Sept) — Davao was full of visitors attending various government events such as Sulong Pilipinas where mayors from all over Mindanao and Visayas attended . I was on the other side of the SMX attending the Mindanao... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Lanao cop killed in ambushthan 20 prisoners that heavily-armed members of the Maute terror group sprung f
Lanao cop killed in ambush
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
than 20 prisoners that heavily-armed members of the Maute terror group sprung from the Lanao del Sur provincial jail in Marawi City last month. Among the inmates the radical jihadists set free from the provincial penitentiary were eight... Read more
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Sun Star
PDEA nabs drug leaderduring the weekend. The duo, Abdullah Lumano Mangoranca and his right hand man
PDEA nabs drug leader
Sun Star / Posted 17 days ago
during the weekend. The duo, Abdullah Lumano Mangoranca and his right hand man Rashid Amito Lazim, who hails from Marawi City and resides in both Baguio and La Trinidad in Benguet, were arrested by Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA)... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Drug syndicate boss, 'lieutenant' caught in CARtrusted aide were caught in sting operations over the weekend. Rashid Amito La
Drug syndicate boss, 'lieutenant' caught in CAR
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 days ago
trusted aide were caught in sting operations over the weekend. Rashid Amito Lazim alias Alex, 41, married, a vendor from Marawi City and presently residing at Buyagan, La Trinidad here was caught Saturday night in front of his rented apartment... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Muslims recall Abraham’s obedience to GodEid is celebrated there.” For Noreen Zsarina Tanua, one difference between cel
Muslims recall Abraham’s obedience to God
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 days ago
Eid is celebrated there.” For Noreen Zsarina Tanua, one difference between celebrating Eid al-Adha in UP and back home in Marawi City “is that I feel more free at home because I really know the people around me. I am more comfortable to eat... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bicol troops moved to Lanao for terror warMARAWI CITY—The military is pouring more soldiers into Lanao del Sur to bring t
Bicol troops moved to Lanao for terror war
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 days ago
MARAWI CITY—The military is pouring more soldiers into Lanao del Sur to bring the war on terror to the doorsteps of an armed group of at least 200 men that had sworn allegiance to the terror network Islamic State (IS). The latest batch of soldiers... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Anti-drug orientation program launched in MarawiMARAWI CITY, Philippines – Authorities launched an orientation program meant to
Anti-drug orientation program launched in Marawi
Pilipino Star / Posted 20 days ago
MARAWI CITY, Philippines – Authorities launched an orientation program meant to educate young Maranaws on the country’s drug problems, an initiative preceded by nine weeks of diplomatic maneuvers meant to convince “users” to reform for good. Marawi... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Senate Electoral Tribunal meets on Tolentino protest vs De Limaand Datu Salibo in Maguindanao; Bacolod-Kalawi, Bayang, Butig, Ganassi, Kapai,
Senate Electoral Tribunal meets on Tolentino protest vs De Lima
Manila Bulletin / Posted 20 days ago
and Datu Salibo in Maguindanao; Bacolod-Kalawi, Bayang, Butig, Ganassi, Kapai, Lumba-Bayabao, Madamba, Malabang, Marantao, Marawi City, Poona Bayabao, Tubaran, Tugaya, Calanogas, Buadiposo-Buntong, Maguing, Picong (Sultan Gumander), and Bumbaran in... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
MSU condemns Davao blast, asks alumni to shun terrorism Marawi City – The president of the Mindanao State University (MSU) system con
MSU condemns Davao blast, asks alumni to shun terrorism
Manila Bulletin / Posted 22 days ago
Marawi City – The president of the Mindanao State University (MSU) system condemned the deadly blast that left more than 80 casualties among innocent civilians, and urged its thousands of... Read more
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The Manila Times
Explosives, bomb parts seized in Cotabatooperating in the South, notably the Abu Sayyaf Group, the Maute group that rece
Explosives, bomb parts seized in Cotabato
The Manila Times / Posted 22 days ago
operating in the South, notably the Abu Sayyaf Group, the Maute group that recently recently staged a daring jailbreak in Marawi City freeing 23 detainees and the Ansarul Khilafah in the Philippines (AKP). Although there may be other purposes in... Read more
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Minda News
Duterte hours before the blast: “many people will kill .. but Davao is safe”this. I said: ‘How could it be, there was this warning. And of course there’s a
Duterte hours before the blast: “many people will kill .. but Davao is safe”
Minda News / Posted 24 days ago
this. I said: ‘How could it be, there was this warning. And of course there’s also another one, the ‘Maute’ incident (in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur).. There has been a lot of violence committed lately by the terrorists. So we will treat this as a... Read more
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The Manila Times
Anti-terrorist Davao Task Force head faces dismissalin the Philippines or AKP and other small extremist organizations. The Maute g
Anti-terrorist Davao Task Force head faces dismissal
The Manila Times / Posted 25 days ago
in the Philippines or AKP and other small extremist organizations. The Maute group recently staged a daring jailbreak in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur, freeing 23 detainees. “They have a tactical alliance and working relationship. They are sharing... Read more
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The Manila Times
ARMM seeks special court for terrorists, criminal ringsof the Maute terror group of their eight companions from the provincial jail in
ARMM seeks special court for terrorists, criminal rings
The Manila Times / Posted 25 days ago
of the Maute terror group of their eight companions from the provincial jail in Lanao del Sur. The jail, located in Marawi City, is less than a kilometer away from the headquarters of the Army’s 103rd Brigade. The Maute group, led by... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Councilors assail Lanao official for meddling in PCL pollPolitics for Peace in the Evolving Bangsamoro’ held yesterday at the Marco Polo
Councilors assail Lanao official for meddling in PCL poll
Manila Bulletin / Posted 25 days ago
Politics for Peace in the Evolving Bangsamoro’ held yesterday at the Marco Polo Hotel, Davao City. (Alexander D. Lopez) MARAWI CITY – Some elected municipal councilors have assailed Lanao del Sur Vice Governor Mamintal Adiong Jr. for his... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Special court to handle ARMM high-profile cases pushedfrom the provincial jail in Lanao del Sur. Nation ( Article MRec ), pagematch:
Special court to handle ARMM high-profile cases pushed
Pilipino Star / Posted 27 days ago
from the provincial jail in Lanao del Sur. Nation ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 The jail, located in Marawi City, is less than a kilometer away from the headquarters of the Army’s 103rd Brigade. The Maute group, led by... Read more
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Minda News
MY, MY, MY MARAWI: Eid Tip: Prepare EarlyMARAWI CITY (MindaNews/01 September) — Passengers are urged to book their holid
MY, MY, MY MARAWI: Eid Tip: Prepare Early
Minda News / Posted 28 days ago
MARAWI CITY (MindaNews/01 September) — Passengers are urged to book their holiday tickets in advance as families by the dozens will come home for Eidul Adha, September 11. Eid’ul Adha is a national holiday. Flights from Manila are expected to... Read more
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Minda News
ARMM recommends immediate transfer of high profile detaineesin Taguig of high profile inmates charged with terrorist acts and illegal drugs
ARMM recommends immediate transfer of high profile detainees
Minda News / Posted 28 days ago
in Taguig of high profile inmates charged with terrorist acts and illegal drugs to prevent a repeat of the jailbreak in Marawi City last late Saturday afternoon. The RPOC, which met behind closed doors in Cotabato City Wednesday also proposed... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Teachers happy over SC final ruling vs overstaying Marawi school superintendentMARAWI CITY, Philippines - Government teachers here were elated with the Suprem
Teachers happy over SC final ruling vs overstaying Marawi school superintendent
Pilipino Star / Posted 28 days ago
MARAWI CITY, Philippines - Government teachers here were elated with the Supreme Court’s termination from service of their overstaying superintendent whose illegal three-year stint caused them serious administrative and fiscal woes. Mona Macatanong,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
4 more killed as Duterte’s drug war approaches 3rd monthsuspect was hit four times and was declared dead on arrival at Rizal Medical Ce
4 more killed as Duterte’s drug war approaches 3rd month
Inquirier.net / Posted 29 days ago
suspect was hit four times and was declared dead on arrival at Rizal Medical Center. Yebra described Jamil, a native of Marawi City, as a “notorious” drug pusher in Palatiw who was also on the watch list of Barangay Pinagbuhatan. Based on the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
‘Maute’ jailbreak puts Northern Mindanao cops on heightened alertand hauled to jail. The police report reaching here alleged that the group was
‘Maute’ jailbreak puts Northern Mindanao cops on heightened alert
Manila Bulletin / Posted 30 days ago
and hauled to jail. The police report reaching here alleged that the group was on a mission to assault the Army camp in Marawi City and on a bombing mission in key cities in Northern Mindanao, including Cagayan De Oro City. Constantino has... Read more
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The Manila Times
Grenade lobbed at Cotabato police stationin the city. The Maute terror group was believed to be behind the attack on th
Grenade lobbed at Cotabato police station
The Manila Times / Posted 30 days ago
in the city. The Maute terror group was believed to be behind the attack on the Lanao del Sur provincial jail in Marawi City where eight members were freed by the attackers. “We remain on red alert, our anti-drug operations will... Read more
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Minda News
Grenade lobbed on roof of Cotabato City police stationafternoon of the same day, heavily armed members of the Maute terror group stor
Grenade lobbed on roof of Cotabato City police station
Minda News / Posted a month ago
afternoon of the same day, heavily armed members of the Maute terror group stormed the Lanao del Sur provincial jail in Marawi City and freed all eight of their companions who were arrested by the Army and police last Monday while some 20 other... Read more
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Inquirier.net
After raid, ARMM gov seeks transfer of high-risk inmatespledged allegiance to the Islamic State, sprang on Sunday eight members from th
After raid, ARMM gov seeks transfer of high-risk inmates
Inquirier.net / Posted a month ago
pledged allegiance to the Islamic State, sprang on Sunday eight members from the provincial jail of Lanao del Sur in Marawi City. Fifteen other detainees also escaped during the raid. Hataman said local government units “can only do so... Read more
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The Manila Times
Abu Sayyaf and Islamic State now a linked threatconstitutes a major blow to law and order. Police and military must move swiftl
Abu Sayyaf and Islamic State now a linked threat
The Manila Times / Posted a month ago
constitutes a major blow to law and order. Police and military must move swiftly and firmly to contain the situation. Marawi City Chief Inspector Parson Asadil said the armed men freed their leader, Hashim Balwawag Maute, who pledged... Read more
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The Manila Times
Joint hunt for Marawi fugitives onthe police intensified a manhunt to recapture detainees who were freed by extre
Joint hunt for Marawi fugitives on
The Manila Times / Posted a month ago
the police intensified a manhunt to recapture detainees who were freed by extremists in a daring raid on a local jail in Marawi City in Lanao del Sur on Saturday. Brig. Gen. Restituto Padilla Jr., Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) spokesman,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Witnesses to Lanao del Sur prisonbreak balkingMARAWI CITY, Philippines — Witnesses to Saturday's daring escape eight Islamic
Witnesses to Lanao del Sur prisonbreak balking
Pilipino Star / Posted 1 months ago
MARAWI CITY, Philippines — Witnesses to Saturday's daring escape eight Islamic militants from the Lanao del Sur provincial jail are reluctant to cooperate in the ongoing investigation. Senior members of the Lanao del Sur provincial police said... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Philippine extremists stage mass jailbreakPhilippine soldiers escorting Maute extremist group member Hassim Balawag Maute
Philippine extremists stage mass jailbreak
The Borneo Post / Posted 1 months ago
Philippine soldiers escorting Maute extremist group member Hassim Balawag Maute alias Apple Jehad to a military vehicle in Marawi City in the southern island of Mindanao, a day after he and others were arrested at a military checkpoint and who were... Read more
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The Manila Times
IS supporters stage jailbreakESCAPE Photo shows a general view of the provincial jail in Marawi City in Mind
IS supporters stage jailbreak
The Manila Times / Posted 1 months ago
ESCAPE Photo shows a general view of the provincial jail in Marawi City in Mindanao on August 28, a day after members of Maute group, an extremist inspired by the Islamic State movement, rescued their jailed colleagues. The extremists freed 28... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Inmates freed as terror group raids Lanao del Sur jailcommandeered. The vehicles, which included a truck, were later found abandoned
Inmates freed as terror group raids Lanao del Sur jail
Pilipino Star / Posted 1 months ago
commandeered. The vehicles, which included a truck, were later found abandoned at the lakeshore along Barangay Calocan in Marawi City. Five of the eight fugitives were identified as Hassim Balawag Maute, Mohammad Mulok, Jamil Amirul and Abdul... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
IS-linked group raids Lanao jailtaken on Aug. 23, 2016 shows Philippine soldiers guarding members of the Maute
IS-linked group raids Lanao jail
Manila Standard Today / Posted 1 months ago
taken on Aug. 23, 2016 shows Philippine soldiers guarding members of the Maute extremist group aboard a military vehicle in Marawi City in Mindanao, a day after they were arrested at a military checkpoint and who were later on August 27 freed by... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Terrorists raid Marawi jailsoldiers guard members of the Maute extremist group on a military truck bound f
Terrorists raid Marawi jail
Inquirier.net / Posted 1 months ago
soldiers guard members of the Maute extremist group on a military truck bound for the Lanao del Sur provincial jail in Marawi City. They were arrested at a military checkpoint on Aug. 22, but they were freed by their comrades in a daring... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Muslim extremists storm Marawi jail, free 8 comrades, 15 inmatessaid Sunday. About 20 heavily-armed fighters of the Maute militant group storm
Muslim extremists storm Marawi jail, free 8 comrades, 15 inmates
Manila Bulletin / Posted 1 months ago
said Sunday. About 20 heavily-armed fighters of the Maute militant group stormed the Lanao del Sur provincial jail in Marawi city before nightfall Saturday, disarmed the guards and rescued their eight comrades. The attackers also seized two... Read more
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The Manila Times
ARMM steps up solid waste managementin DENR-ARMM’s first 100 days action plan. Earlier this week, 50 trash bins wer
ARMM steps up solid waste management
The Manila Times / Posted 1 months ago
in DENR-ARMM’s first 100 days action plan. Earlier this week, 50 trash bins were turned over by the regional government to Marawi City in Lanao del Sur and to the town of Shariff Aguak in Maguindanao. DENR-ARMM Secretary Kahal Kedtag said the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Terror suspects fled from Lanao Sur jail in 10 minutes’the local terror ISIS-inspired clan, the Maute Group, in Lanao del Sur (FILE PH
‘Terror suspects fled from Lanao Sur jail in 10 minutes’
Inquirier.net / Posted 1 months ago
the local terror ISIS-inspired clan, the Maute Group, in Lanao del Sur (FILE PHOTO BY JEOFFREY MAITEM / INQUIRER MINDANAO) MARAWI CITY – Gone in 10 minutes. Prison guards at the Lanao del Sur provincial jail here said it took only 10 minutes for... Read more
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DW
Islamist militants bust comrades out of Filipino jail |The Philippine government was hunting for 23 escaped inmates on Sunday after a
Islamist militants bust comrades out of Filipino jail |
DW / Posted 1 months ago
The Philippine government was hunting for 23 escaped inmates on Sunday after a jailbreak in Marawi City, provincial police director Agustine Tello said. The escapees were said to include the leader of Maute militia, Hassim Balawag Maute, along with... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Muslim militants storm Philippine jail, free 28 detaineespolice as saying about 20 heavily-armed fighters of the Maute militant group st
Muslim militants storm Philippine jail, free 28 detainees
Asian Correspondent / Posted 1 months ago
police as saying about 20 heavily-armed fighters of the Maute militant group stormed the Lanao del Sur provincial jail in Marawi city before nightfall Saturday, disarmed the guards and rescued their eight comrades, including three women. The... Read more
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International Business Times
aligned Islamists stage mass jailbreak in PhilippinesPhilippines as part of a manhunt to recapture the extremists. As many as 50 he
aligned Islamists stage mass jailbreak in Philippines
International Business Times / Posted 1 months ago
Philippines as part of a manhunt to recapture the extremists. As many as 50 heavily-armed men stormed the prison in Marawi City Jail freeing about 28 inmates on Saturday (27 August). Three women inmates were among the freed Islamists. The... Read more
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USA Today
Filipino militants free 8 comrades, 15 others in jail attacksay about 20 heavily-armed fighters of the Maute militant group stormed the Lan
Filipino militants free 8 comrades, 15 others in jail attack
USA Today / Posted 1 months ago
say about 20 heavily-armed fighters of the Maute militant group stormed the Lanao del Sur provincial jail in Marawi city before nightfall Saturday, disarmed the guards and rescued their eight comrades, including three women. The... Read more
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The China Post
Filipino militants free 8 comrades, 15 others in jail attacksaid Sunday. About 20 heavily-armed fighters of the Maute militant group storm
Filipino militants free 8 comrades, 15 others in jail attack
The China Post / Posted 1 months ago
said Sunday. About 20 heavily-armed fighters of the Maute militant group stormed the Lanao del Sur provincial jail in Marawi city before nightfall Saturday, disarmed the guards and rescued their eight comrades. The attackers also seized two... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
IS-supportive Filipino militants free 8 comrades, 15 others in jailbreaksaid Sunday. About 20 heavily-armed fighters of the Maute militant group storm
IS-supportive Filipino militants free 8 comrades, 15 others in jailbreak
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 1 months ago
said Sunday. About 20 heavily-armed fighters of the Maute militant group stormed the Lanao del Sur provincial jail in Marawi city before nightfall Saturday, disarmed the guards and rescued their eight comrades. The attackers also seized two... Read more
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FOX News
Filipino militants free 8 comrades, 15 others in jail attacksay about 20 heavily-armed fighters of the Maute militant group stormed the Lan
Filipino militants free 8 comrades, 15 others in jail attack
FOX News / Posted 1 months ago
say about 20 heavily-armed fighters of the Maute militant group stormed the Lanao del Sur provincial jail in Marawi city before nightfall Saturday, disarmed the guards and rescued their eight comrades, including three women. The... Read more
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News.com.au
Filipino militants free 8 in jail attackPhilippines. About 20 heavily-armed fighters of the Maute militant group storm
Filipino militants free 8 in jail attack
News.com.au / Posted 1 months ago
Philippines. About 20 heavily-armed fighters of the Maute militant group stormed the Lanao del Sur provincial jail in Marawi city before nightfall on Saturday, disarmed the guards and rescued their eight comrades. The attackers also seized... Read more
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Salon.com
Filipino militants free 8 comrades, 15 others in jail attacksay about 20 heavily-armed fighters of the Maute militant group stormed the Lan
Filipino militants free 8 comrades, 15 others in jail attack
Salon.com / Posted 1 months ago
say about 20 heavily-armed fighters of the Maute militant group stormed the Lanao del Sur provincial jail in Marawi city before nightfall Saturday, disarmed the guards and rescued their eight comrades, including three women. The... Read more
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Rappler
Prisoners escape after jail attack in Lanao del Surprisoners escaped the Lanao del Sur Provincial Jail on Saturday, August 27, aft
Prisoners escape after jail attack in Lanao del Sur
Rappler / Posted 1 months ago
prisoners escaped the Lanao del Sur Provincial Jail on Saturday, August 27, after 20 fully armed men stormed the prison in Marawi City. Authorities believe that the attack was carried by members of the local terrorist gang Maute Group, in their... Read more
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Pilipino Star
8 Maute militants bolt Lanao del Sur jailin Lanao del Sur. Investigators said the militants arrived at the jail near th
8 Maute militants bolt Lanao del Sur jail
Pilipino Star / Posted 1 months ago
in Lanao del Sur. Investigators said the militants arrived at the jail near the old Lanao del Sur provincial capitol in Marawi City, disarmed the guards on duty and set free their eight companions arrested by the police last week in Lumbayanague... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Maute terror group storms Lanao Sur jail to free its arrested companionsDE ORO — Heavily armed members of the Maute terror group stormed the Lanao del
Maute terror group storms Lanao Sur jail to free its arrested companions
Manila Bulletin / Posted 1 months ago
DE ORO — Heavily armed members of the Maute terror group stormed the Lanao del Sur provincial jail compound in Marawi City late Saturday afternoon and freed eight of their companions who were earlier arrested by the Army and police last... Read more
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Minda News
Maute group storms Lanao del Sur jail, frees 8 members; 20 other prisoners escapeCITY (MindaNews / 27 August) — Heavily armed members of the Maute terror group
Maute group storms Lanao del Sur jail, frees 8 members; 20 other prisoners escape
Minda News / Posted 1 months ago
CITY (MindaNews / 27 August) — Heavily armed members of the Maute terror group stormed the Lanao del Sur provincial jail in Marawi City late Saturday afternoon and freed all eight of their companions who were arrested by the Army and police last... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Suspected Maute group men raid Lanao del Sur jail, free inmatesclan raided the Lanao del Sur provincial jail operated by the Bureau of Jail Ma
Suspected Maute group men raid Lanao del Sur jail, free inmates
Inquirier.net / Posted 1 months ago
clan raided the Lanao del Sur provincial jail operated by the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology in Barangay Mapandi in Marawi City on Saturday and sprung a total of 28 inmates. Among those who escaped with the armed men were eight suspected... Read more
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