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The Manila Times
2 minors nabbed in CDO ‘People’s SONA’called for a stop to bombings in Marawi and to attend to the needs of the disea
The Manila Times / Posted 6 hours ago
called for a stop to bombings in Marawi and to attend to the needs of the disease-stricken evacuees in Lanao Del Norte and Lanao Del Sur centers. The protesters also appealed for the resumption of the peace talks with the National Democratic Front... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Marawi standoff enters third month as IS-linked fighters dig inuntil the end of the year. (AFP) Led by two brothers, the Maute Group want a “
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 hours ago
until the end of the year. (AFP) Led by two brothers, the Maute Group want a “wilayah”, or province of Islamic State, in Lanao del Sur province, where it has engaged in fierce, days-long battles with the military since 2016, each time suffering... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Maute member nabbed in Lanao del Sur evacuation siteLANAO DEL SUR, Philippines — The police arrested a member the Maute terror grou
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 hours ago
LANAO DEL SUR, Philippines — The police arrested a member the Maute terror group in an evacuation site in Saguiran town in Lanao del Sur at past 5:00 p.m. Sunday. Chief Superintendent Reuben Theodore Sindac, police director for the Autonomous Region... Read more
11h
Sun Star
Duterte arrives at Batasan for SonaMartin Andanar said Duterte would also discuss pressing issues hurdling the cou
Sun Star / Posted 11 hours ago
Martin Andanar said Duterte would also discuss pressing issues hurdling the country, including the crisis in Marawi City in Lanao del Sur province, which prompted the Commander in Chief to place Mindanao under martial rule. The President’s second... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rescuers bury unidentified remains in Marawi CityLANAO DEL SUR, Philippines — Rescuers buried Monday the remains of 27 still uni
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 hours ago
LANAO DEL SUR, Philippines — Rescuers buried Monday the remains of 27 still unidentified people who were killed in the ongoing siege of Marawi City by combined Maute terrorists and Abu Sayyaf bandits. The victims are believed to have been caught in... Read more
11h
Sun Star
A look at major issues confronting Duterte in his 2nd yearlaw in Mindanao after government forces clashed with the Maute members who blas
Sun Star / Posted 11 hours ago
law in Mindanao after government forces clashed with the Maute members who blasted their way into Marawi City, capital of Lanao del Sur. Two months, the military is still fighting the last gunmen — fewer than 100, about 10 of them foreign — in... Read more
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International Business Times
Siege of Marawi enters third month: Military battles Islamist snipers with 'unlimited ammunition' Isis as its regional affiliate. Led by two brothers, the Maute Group want a "Wi
International Business Times / Posted 11 hours ago
Isis as its regional affiliate. Led by two brothers, the Maute Group want a "Wilayah", or province of Islamic State, in Lanao del Sur province, where it has engaged in fierce battles with the military since 2016, each time suffering heavy losses... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Maguindanao, Cotabato leaders welcome martial law extensionwhich has 36 towns, is a component province of the Autonomous Region in Muslim
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 hours ago
which has 36 towns, is a component province of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), which also covers Lanao del Sur and its capital, Marawi City, and the islands of Tawi-Tawi, Sulu and Basilan. “This extension of the martial... Read more
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Rappler
Marawi resident claiming martial law abuses 'a voice in the wilderness' – Alvarezhuman rights violations in Marawi. On June 9, or just over two weeks after mart
Rappler / Posted 14 hours ago
human rights violations in Marawi. On June 9, or just over two weeks after martial law was declared in Mindanao, lawyers in Lanao del Sur expressed "severe outrage" over alleged martial law abuses in Marawi, and demanded swift government response to... Read more
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Inquirier.net
WATCH: Drone footage shows extent of destruction in Marawi — crisis committeeThe Lanao del Sur crisis management council on Sunday released a seven-minute d
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 hours ago
The Lanao del Sur crisis management council on Sunday released a seven-minute drone footage of Marawi in an effort to belie claims that the city had suffered massive damage due to military operations. In the footage, even the inner part of the city... Read more
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Sun Star
Heed the ‘bakwit’martial law in Mindanao after government forces clashed with the Islamist milit
Sun Star / Posted 19 hours ago
martial law in Mindanao after government forces clashed with the Islamist militant Maute Group in Marawi City, capital of Lanao del Sur. Authorities said that the Maute Group, aided by fighters of the Islamist State (IS), are attempting to turn... Read more
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Sun Star
Hearing for release of van in Maute arrest postponedwarrants of arrest for kidnapping, illegal detention, and illegal possession of
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
warrants of arrest for kidnapping, illegal detention, and illegal possession of explosives issued by the court in Lanao del Sur. The four accused are currently detained at the Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig City since the transfer of their... Read more
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The Manila Times
The sovereign state must rulelong enough over the last 60 days of fighting in Marawi. Letting them live back
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
long enough over the last 60 days of fighting in Marawi. Letting them live back in peace in the city, in the province of Lanao del Sur, and in the whole of Mindanao will entail the restoration of their homes and livelihoods, which would cost the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Marawi standoff enters third monthState as its regional affiliate. Led by two brothers, the Maute Group want a “
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
State as its regional affiliate. Led by two brothers, the Maute Group want a “Wilayah”, or province of Islamic State, in Lanao del Sur province, where it has engaged in fierce, days-long battles with the military since 2016, each time suffering... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte's 1st Sona promises: One year afterhas been recently placed under martial law until December 2017 after Isis-inspi
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
has been recently placed under martial law until December 2017 after Isis-inspired Maute group attacked Marawi City in Lanao del Sur on May 23. No more finger pointing The also President promised not to dwell on the mistakes of the past... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Maute Group wants to seize schools, take kids as hostages – Sottoand took two men there as hostages. Of the DIWM, he said the group members wer
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
and took two men there as hostages. Of the DIWM, he said the group members were spread out in Sulu, Basilan, Zamboanga, Lanao del Sur, Maguindanao and Saranggani. “They plan to establish a Daesch there, ” Sotto said. Sotto added that President... Read more
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Swissinfo
Marawi standoff enters third month, underlining crisis in PhilippinesState as its regional affiliate. Led by two brothers, the Maute Group want a "
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
State as its regional affiliate. Led by two brothers, the Maute Group want a "Wilayah", or province of Islamic State, in Lanao del Sur province, where it has engaged in fierce, days-long battles with the military since 2016, each time suffering... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Minority lawmakers to file SC petition vs martial law extensionrights violations in the area. “Hindi totoo na walang paglabag sa karapatang p
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
rights violations in the area. “Hindi totoo na walang paglabag sa karapatang pantao at civil liberties doon sa Marawi at Lanao del Sur,” Lagman said. (“It is not true that there are no violations against human rights and civil liberties in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Maute Group leader seen alive, unhurt July 17some of the other hostages were seized in a cathedral as gunmen from the Maute
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
some of the other hostages were seized in a cathedral as gunmen from the Maute terror group laid siege to the capital of Lanao del Sur province on May 23. Sharief added Isnilon Hapilon, the leader of Abu Sayyaf, managed to escape from... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Marawi standoff enters third month, underlining crisis in PhilippinesState as its regional affiliate. Led by two brothers, the Maute Group want a "
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
State as its regional affiliate. Led by two brothers, the Maute Group want a "Wilayah", or province of Islamic State, in Lanao del Sur province, where it has engaged in fierce, days-long battles with the military since 2016, each time suffering... Read more
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The Star
Marawi standoff enters third month, underlining crisis in PhilippinesState as its regional affiliate. Led by two brothers, the Maute Group want a "
The Star / Posted yesterday
State as its regional affiliate. Led by two brothers, the Maute Group want a "Wilayah", or province of Islamic State, in Lanao del Sur province, where it has engaged in fierce, days-long battles with the military since 2016, each time suffering... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Marawi standoff enters third month, underlining crisis in Philippines2017. Source: Reuters/Romeo Ranoco Led by two brothers, the Maute Group want a
Asian Correspondent / Posted yesterday
2017. Source: Reuters/Romeo Ranoco Led by two brothers, the Maute Group want a “Wilayah”, or province of Islamic State, in Lanao del Sur province, where it has engaged in fierce, days-long battles with the military since 2016, each time suffering... Read more
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Reuters
Marawi standoff enters third month, underlining crisis in PhilippinesState as its regional affiliate. Led by two brothers, the Maute Group want a "
Reuters / Posted yesterday
State as its regional affiliate. Led by two brothers, the Maute Group want a "Wilayah", or province of Islamic State, in Lanao del Sur province, where it has engaged in fierce, days-long battles with the military since 2016, each time suffering... Read more
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The Manila Times
Lagman seeks Supreme Court intervention on Congress vote to extend martial lawDuterte declared martial law last May 23 to suppress a rebellion led by the Mau
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
Duterte declared martial law last May 23 to suppress a rebellion led by the Maute group in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur. Government authorities have claimed that the Islamic State-linked Maute was aiming to establish a caliphate... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Marawi extremists have upgraded weapons, logistics, tacticson his experience from the three-week siege of Zamboanga City in September 2013
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
on his experience from the three-week siege of Zamboanga City in September 2013, and the Maute group’s raid on Butig, Lanao del Sur province, in November last year. Aside from improved weapons and logistics, the extremists also improved their... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Project HATS: Marawi kids, parents take healing stepslong journey for the Tamams included staying for several days at evacuation cen
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
long journey for the Tamams included staying for several days at evacuation centers in Iligan City and Saguiaran, Lanao del Sur, and a three-day boat ride from Cagayan de Oro. Fortunately for Annie, she has a brother living in Quiapo, who... Read more
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The Manila Times
Martial law extendedof what happened in Marawi, we kind of overlooked what is happening in Jolo bec
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
of what happened in Marawi, we kind of overlooked what is happening in Jolo because we redeployed our forces in [Marawi], Lanao del Sur.” The majority number required for the approval of martial law was 158. Under the Constitution, the President... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Govt vows no disruption in Mindanaoof what happened in Marawi, we kind of overlooked what is happening in Jolo bec
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
of what happened in Marawi, we kind of overlooked what is happening in Jolo because we redeployed our forces in [Marawi], Lanao del Sur,” Lorenzana told ACT Teachers Rep. Antonio Tinio, who questioned why the extension was still needed if... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Robredo the leaderof three percentage points. During the survey period, the following development
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
of three percentage points. During the survey period, the following developments took place: 1. The crisis in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur which began on May 23, 2017 when government security forces launched an operation in the area to capture... Read more
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Rappler
'Use martial law to fast-track return of Marawi evacuees'extends martial law to December 31) In a statement on Saturday, July 22, the P
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
extends martial law to December 31) In a statement on Saturday, July 22, the Provincial Crisis Management Committee of Lanao Del Sur issued a statement warning against losing the support of local people in Marawi. "We must not continue to... Read more
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Rappler
Soldier's death in Marawi prompts family to leave MindanaoHe had served the military for 15 years and was a member of the Scout Ranger Co
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
He had served the military for 15 years and was a member of the Scout Ranger Company of the Army's 4th Battalion in Lanao del Sur. “He died protecting our country and fellowmen. As a soldier, the desires of the soldier are to give ultimate... Read more
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The Manila Times
Stop discrimination of Muslims , lawmaker asksthe fight against discrimination of Muslims amid the ongoing military operation
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
the fight against discrimination of Muslims amid the ongoing military operation against Islamist extremists in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur. Rep. Bai Sandra Sema of Maguindanao and Cotabato City made the call during the special joint session to... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Martial law extension draw mixed reactions from Mindanaoansas approved by Congress in a special joint session held on Saturday. In Marawi
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
as approved by Congress in a special joint session held on Saturday. In Marawi City, Zia Adiong, the spokesperson of the Lanao del Sur Crisis Management Committee, hoped that the extension of martial law would “accelerate the rehabilitation plan... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Palace on martial law vote: The nation has chosen to stand unitedattainment of the full promise of Mindanao," Abella said. Security forces have
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
attainment of the full promise of Mindanao," Abella said. Security forces have yet to clear Marawi City, the capital of Lanao del Sur, of Islamic State-inspired Maute and Abu Sayyaf terrorists, the reason for the president's request to have the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Congress OKs martial law extension by overwhelming majorityto exist," he said. Drilon stressed that he supports the military and the gove
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
to exist," he said. Drilon stressed that he supports the military and the government's efforts to clear Marawi City in Lanao del Sur of Islamic State-inspired local terrorists, whos attacks on the provincial capital prompted the declaration of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Lorenzana: Nationwide martial law? That will never happenplaced the entire Mindanao under army rule when the members of the Maute terror
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
placed the entire Mindanao under army rule when the members of the Maute terror group attacked Marawi, the capital city of Lanao del Sur. On the 60th day of the implementation, both chambers of the Congress convened to decide whether to approve... Read more
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Rappler
Lorenzana on PH-wide martial law: ‘It won’t happen’of what happened in Marawi, we kind of overlooked what is happening in Jolo bec
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
of what happened in Marawi, we kind of overlooked what is happening in Jolo because we redeployed our forces in [Marawi], Lanao del Sur,” Lorenzana said in Filipino. Duterte declared martial law in Mindanao on May 23 after the military and the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Martial law implementing guidelines unconstitutional, says lawmakerextension [of martial law]because we still have a lot of problems in Central Mi
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
extension [of martial law]because we still have a lot of problems in Central Mindanao, Basilan and Sulu. Because of what happened in Marawi, we kind of overlooked what is happening in Jolo because we redeployed our forces in [Marawi], Lanao del S... Read more
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The Manila Times
Congress convenes in Joint Session for martial law extensioncase, he declared martial law on May 23 to suppress a supposed rebellion led by
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
case, he declared martial law on May 23 to suppress a supposed rebellion led by terrorism Maute group in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur. In his letter to Congress for martial law extension, however, the President argued that rebellion from four... Read more
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Rappler
How pro-ISIS fighters recruited Filipino youth for Marawi siegeclashes between the military and local pro-ISIS terrorist groups Abu Sayyaf and
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
clashes between the military and local pro-ISIS terrorist groups Abu Sayyaf and the Maute Group, erupted in the capital of Lanao del Sur province. This, after the military moved to hunt down Abu Sayyaf leader Isnilon Hapilon, who had been spotted... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Marawi evacuees to protest martial law extensionthe day of Duterte’s Sona. Lininding said dialogues had been held with local o
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
the day of Duterte’s Sona. Lininding said dialogues had been held with local officials and the security sector. Earlier, Lanao del Sur Vice Gov. Mamintal Adiong Jr. urged the prime movers of the July 24 event not to push through with the plan as... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bishop, military lose contact with priest held by Maute menpriest’s captors following the release of the video in May appealing to Preside
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
priest’s captors following the release of the video in May appealing to President Duterte to stop the aerial strike in the Lanao del Sur provincial capital. Suganob and several church workers were seized by Maute gunmen inside the Marawi City... Read more
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Minda News
OUR MARAWI: Questions on the Costs of Marawi Warto the media the number of which rises to 600. Also, we heard that maybe 5,000
Minda News / Posted 3 days ago
to the media the number of which rises to 600. Also, we heard that maybe 5,000 to 10,000 foot soldiers are in Marawi and Lanao del Sur. How much are being spent by the troops? How much will be needed by the families and children of our fallen... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
ARMM cassava for Nestléprocessing plant will use barley and cassava as major raw materials for the pro
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
processing plant will use barley and cassava as major raw materials for the production of the malt extract. Malabang in Lanao del Sur is home to the country’s top producers of cassava. Established in 1928, the Matling Industrial and Commercial... Read more
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Rappler
Via Telegram, Western Union: How ISIS in Syria funded Marawi terroristsclashes between the military and local pro-ISIS terrorist groups Abu Sayyaf and
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
clashes between the military and local pro-ISIS terrorist groups Abu Sayyaf and the Maute Group, erupted in the capital of Lanao del Sur province. This, after the military moved to hunt down Abu Sayyaf leader Isnilon Hapilon, who had been spotted... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Marawi: Enemy-held bridge retaken, 6 terrorist snipers killedState affiliates are still controlling some areas. As President Rodrigo Dutert
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
State affiliates are still controlling some areas. As President Rodrigo Duterte visited the conflict-torn capital of Lanao del Sur province, government forces succeeded in regaining control of Mapandi bridge, which has been one of the... Read more
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Minda News
‘Relief ops must not be used for evangelization’file photo by H. Marcos C. Mordeno ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews/21 July) — Leaders o
Minda News / Posted 3 days ago
file photo by H. Marcos C. Mordeno ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews/21 July) — Leaders of various faiths in Lanao del Norte and Lanao del Sur cautioned Christian groups assisting Marawi evacuees against using relief operations for evangelization. “We... Read more
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Minda News
Religious leaders, civil society vow to continue interfaith dialogue between Christians, Muslimstensions between Christians and Muslims. Evacuees from Marawi City pray during
Minda News / Posted 3 days ago
tensions between Christians and Muslims. Evacuees from Marawi City pray during the Eid’l Fitr celebration in Saguiaran, Lanao del Sur on June 25, 2017. “Islam is a religion of peace and mercy,” religious and civil society leaders said in a... Read more
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Sun Star
Minority lawmakers ask SC to reverse martial law rulingresisted by the Maute and Abu Sayyaf groups," petitioners said. "Neither Maraw
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
resisted by the Maute and Abu Sayyaf groups," petitioners said. "Neither Marawi City Hall nor the Provincial Capitol of Lanao del Sur was occupied or captured by the terrorist groups. Civilian authorities both in Marawi City and in Lanao del Sur... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Maute terrorists fire machine gun at Marawi capitol buildingto scamper for safety. In a radio report on Thursday morning, snipers from the
Zamboanga Today / Posted 3 days ago
to scamper for safety. In a radio report on Thursday morning, snipers from the ISIS-linked terror group opened fire on the Lanao del Sur Provincial Capitol designated as a "safe zone" for civilians and mediamen. Some bullets of .50 cal. machine... Read more
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