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Inquirier.net
All quiet in Marawi; 42 terrorists deadhead the United States had put a $5-million bounty, and Maute, one of two broth
Inquirier.net / Posted 50 minutes ago
head the United States had put a $5-million bounty, and Maute, one of two brothers who led the Maute terrorist clan of Lanao del Sur province. Their bodies had been recovered and identified. DNA tests done in the United States on the request... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Equipment donation from China for Marawi now in Iligan Portthe influence of terrorists who laid siege to the city on May 23. On Monday, th
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 hours ago
the influence of terrorists who laid siege to the city on May 23. On Monday, the military stopped combat operations in the Lanao del Sur provincial capital, signaling the end of the five-month war. The DOF said China had also donated security... Read more
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Aljazeera
Long road ahead for Marawi rebuilding as fighting endsin the fighting, which also displaced as many as 600,000 people in and around M
Aljazeera / Posted 3 hours ago
in the fighting, which also displaced as many as 600,000 people in and around Marawi. Zia Alonto Adiong, governor of Lanao del Sur province which has Marawi as its capital, said that while thousands of displaced residents are "rejoicing" at... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘Combat terminated’24-member Regional Assembly in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 hours ago
24-member Regional Assembly in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) said on Monday. Adiong, spokesman for the Lanao del Sur provincial crisis management committee, said the office of Gov. Soraya Alonto-Adiong can now maximize its... Read more
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Minda News
MY, MY, MY MARAWI: From the Exodus to the Return What Really Happened in Marawi and Lanao?Iligan City; Ranao CSOs call for President to dialogue with Sultans and leaders
Minda News / Posted 14 hours ago
Iligan City; Ranao CSOs call for President to dialogue with Sultans and leaders June 9: Integrated Bar of the Philippines Lanao del Sur comes out with a statement that “it has not closed its eyes on any forms of abuses committed in the... Read more
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Minda News
It’s over; Marawi siege ends exactly five months laterthe terrorists committed suicide rather than surrender to the troops. Assembly
Minda News / Posted 14 hours ago
the terrorists committed suicide rather than surrender to the troops. Assemblyman Zia Alonto Adiong, spokesperson of the Lanao del Sur crisis committee said they were elated by Lorenzana’s announcement. Adiong said the rehabilitation plans... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Palace salutes gov't troops as Marawi combat ends1 The government will now shift its focus to the rebuilding, reconstruction an
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 hours ago
1 The government will now shift its focus to the rebuilding, reconstruction and rehabilitation of the capital of Lanao del Sur. "The damage to Marawi's infrastructure and private properties and the displacement of thousands of residents... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Lorenzana: No more militants in Marawi City— Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Monday declared an end to combat operat
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 hours ago
— Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Monday declared an end to combat operations in Marawi City, saying the capital of Lanao del Sur had been cleared of militants after five months of fighting. "There are no more militants in Marawi City,"... Read more
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Sun Star
Defense chief: Marawi crisis is overTHE war between government forces and terrorists in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur,
Sun Star / Posted 18 hours ago
THE war between government forces and terrorists in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur, is finally over with the remaining extremists killed in the recent encounter. Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana announced this development on the sidelines of the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte supporters launch Tapang at Malasakit Alliancethe country is "on the verge of something very important", which is the rehabil
Pilipino Star / Posted 19 hours ago
the country is "on the verge of something very important", which is the rehabilitation of Marawi City. The capital city of Lanao del Sur has been declared liberated from Abu Sayyaf and Maute terrorists who had laid siege to it since May. The... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Marawi crisis at an end, focus turns to Iligan’s heritage housesthe Islamic State conflagration has spared neighboring Iligan City in Lanao del
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
the Islamic State conflagration has spared neighboring Iligan City in Lanao del Norte, where many of the refugees from the Lanao del Sur city have fled. Although its history may not be as deep as Marawi’s, Iligan, a frontier town in the early 20th... Read more
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Pilipino Star
They’ll revert to bombing, kidnapping, extortionprofessional army. Superiority in materiel and training routed the combined Mau
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
professional army. Superiority in materiel and training routed the combined Maute and Abu Sayyaf that had laid siege to the Lanao del Sur capitol for five months. Same with their fellow-terrorists in Mosul, Iraq, in July and Raqqa, Syria, last... Read more
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Pilipino Star
150 days of waris called the premier Muslim city of the Philippines. It is the capital and the
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
is called the premier Muslim city of the Philippines. It is the capital and the only city in the province of Lanao del Sur in Mindanao. It is a predominantly Muslim city with 99.6 percent of the population being Muslims. Its economy... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Authorities ready for retaliations by Hapilon, Maute followersOffice-Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao said on Wednesday that all of their
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
Office-Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao said on Wednesday that all of their units in Marawi City and in Maguindanao and Lanao del Sur provinces are guarding against vengeful rampage by remaining followers of the duo to avenge their... Read more
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Inquirier.net
AFP may declare end of Marawi fighting Sunday, says generalMembers of the Philippine Marines 1st Brigade conduct clearing operation at the
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
Members of the Philippine Marines 1st Brigade conduct clearing operation at the main battle zone in Marawi in Lanao del Sur in the southern Philippines. JEOFFREY MAITEM MARAWI CITY — The Philippines is preparing to declare the end of fighting in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Troops rescue 21 in Marawireward on his head from the United States, while Maute, one of two brothers at
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
reward on his head from the United States, while Maute, one of two brothers at the helm of the Maute terrorist clan of Lanao del Sur province, had a P5-million bounty from the government. ADVERTISEMENT “Our troops are continuing their... Read more
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Minda News
Cardinal Quevedo: threat of extremism didn’t end with Marawihave been sending relief and rehabilitation mission trips to the displaced Mara
Minda News / Posted 3 days ago
have been sending relief and rehabilitation mission trips to the displaced Marawi residents who evacuated to neighboring Lanao del Sur towns and Iligan City. He said Duyog Marawi (Accompany Marawi) is also mobilizing resources through the help... Read more
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Inquirier.net
AFP: New ‘emir’ among latest fatalitiesthe United States. The troops also killed Omarkhayam Maute, one of two brother
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
the United States. The troops also killed Omarkhayam Maute, one of two brothers at the helm of the Maute terrorist clan of Lanao del Sur province. Confident that it has won the battle for Marawi, the military is withdrawing some troops starting on... Read more
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The Manila Times
Quick Marawi rehab to curb terrorand livelihood; and resource mobilization. “We intend to transform Marawi into
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
and livelihood; and resource mobilization. “We intend to transform Marawi into a better, more progressive and modern city. Lanao del Sur in the 1960s was the most peaceful province just before martial law was declared,” Alonto said. However, he... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Mahmud, 19 Maute men killed—militarydeath completes the downfall of the jihadist leaders that fought it out with go
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
death completes the downfall of the jihadist leaders that fought it out with government troops in the capital city of Lanao del Sur. “There were three of them—Isnilon] Hapilon, [Omar] Maute, and Doc [Mahmud]. He was taken this [Thursday]... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Marawi walls tell of long, urban warFROM THE PYRE. This photo, taken on Oct. 17 shows a damaged mosque minaret (lef
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
FROM THE PYRE. This photo, taken on Oct. 17 shows a damaged mosque minaret (left) and buildings in the lakeshore Lanao del Sur capital town of Marawi—at first glance, the endless rows of devastated buildings could be the aftermath of a... Read more
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Minda News
PANTAW A MAREG: Suggestions for the Rehabilitation of MarawiGardens. Botanical Gardens. Herbarium. 7) Solar panels, so we curse NPC (Natio
Minda News / Posted 4 days ago
Gardens. Botanical Gardens. Herbarium. 7) Solar panels, so we curse NPC (National Power Corporation) and Lasureco (Lanao del Sur Electric Cooperative) less for our dancing lights. Sustainable too. 8) Make the city a garden and vegetable... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Oops! Duterte says he has just ‘finished the war in Malaysia’  Soldiers walk in the frontline in Bangulo village in Marawi City in Lanao del S
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
Soldiers walk in the frontline in Bangulo village in Marawi City in Lanao del Sur minutes on October 17, 2017 after President Rodrigo Duterte announced the city ‘liberated from terrorists’ influence’ but the military said the five-month battle... Read more
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Minda News
Marawi Youth Trilogy: The Displaced Youth, the Young Soldier, and the Christian Researchera military training under the MNLF and he now carries a long firearm whenever h
Minda News / Posted 4 days ago
a military training under the MNLF and he now carries a long firearm whenever he keeps watch of their camp somewhere in Lanao del Sur. His usual duty hours is from six in the evening to one in the morning. During the day, he drives a... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Foreign interventionnot have led the latest Moro uprising without foreign help. The fact that Hapil
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
not have led the latest Moro uprising without foreign help. The fact that Hapilon seamlessly hooked up with the Butig, Lanao del Sur-based Maute gang, becoming the anointed, would-be emir of the first Southeast Asian caliphate of Daesh, also... Read more
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Sun Star
Palace welcomes CHR's probe of military operations in Marawiin the southern region, which is effective until the end of 2017. In June, the
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
in the southern region, which is effective until the end of 2017. In June, the Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) – Lanao del Sur Chapter reported the number of alleged human rights abuses amid the declaration of martial rule in the entire... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘Paolo’ to become super typhoon in ’48 hours’ but unlikely to hit PH–Pagasawidespread rains and thunderstorms. The Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao (
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
widespread rains and thunderstorms. The Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) consists of five provinces: Basilan, Lanao del Sur, Maguindanao, Sulu, and Tawi-Tawi. Similar conditions may also be felt in the province of Palawan as the low... Read more
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The Star
Philippine president declares Marawi liberated as battle goes onEast Asian "Wilaya", or Islamic State province. Hapilon had teamed up with the
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
East Asian "Wilaya", or Islamic State province. Hapilon had teamed up with the moneyed Maute clan in their stronghold of Lanao del Sur, one of the Philippines' poorest provinces, and brought with him fighters from his radical faction of Abu... Read more
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The Star
Malaysian militant Dr Mahmud believed to be killed in Philippinesin the main battle area in Marawi City together with the hostages. The Battle
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
in the main battle area in Marawi City together with the hostages. The Battle of Marawi is an armed conflict in Marawi, Lanao del Sur, that started on 23 May 2017 between Philippine government security forces and militants including the Maute... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Gov’t warns of retaliation by terroristsSoldiers walk in the frontline in Bangulo village in Marawi City in Lanao del S
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Soldiers walk in the frontline in Bangulo village in Marawi City in Lanao del Sur minutes on October 17, 2017 after President Rodrigo Duterte announced the city ‘liberated from terrorists’ influence’ but the military said the five-month battle... Read more
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Inquirier.net
P10B needed to rebuild Marawiplanner Felino Palafox Jr., who committed to help in the reconstruction of Mara
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
planner Felino Palafox Jr., who committed to help in the reconstruction of Marawi, recommended to provincial officials of Lanao del Sur to make the ruins of Marawi a historic memorial as a reminder of how terrorism could destroy a peaceful... Read more
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Pilipino Star
A Public Safety Act/‘Lansangan’ at CCPAssemblyman Amenodin Sumagayan of the first district of Lanao Del Sur claims th
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
Assemblyman Amenodin Sumagayan of the first district of Lanao Del Sur claims that the high crime rate, drug abuse, threat of violent extremism and the Marawi conflict, born out of terrorism, prompted him to author the bill titled the “Public Safety... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘Another Marawi siege? Never again’and accurate. “There is a development master plan to bring back a better Maraw
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
and accurate. “There is a development master plan to bring back a better Marawi and Ranao (Maranao people’s term for Lanao del Sur),” she said. Marawi Bishop Edwin dela Peña, for his part, lauded the breakthroughs in the campaign to liberate... Read more
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The Manila Times
Lanao officials face bigger challengesSHARIFF AGUAK, Maguindanao: The deaths of Isnilon Hapilon and Omar Maute ended
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
SHARIFF AGUAK, Maguindanao: The deaths of Isnilon Hapilon and Omar Maute ended the Marawi siege but Lanao del Sur local officials said the bigger challenge now is how to rebuild Marawi City from the devastation and bring back its displaced... Read more
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The Manila Times
Marawi rehabilitation has begun – DILGJalosjos said. “There is a development master plan to bring back a better Mara
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
Jalosjos said. “There is a development master plan to bring back a better Marawi and Ranao (Maranao people’s term for Lanao del Sur). All those plans would help to revive Marawi,” Jalosjos added. President Rodrigo Duterte declared on Tuesday... Read more
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Inquirier.net
AFP spent over P5B in war vs local terrorists in Marawi – Lorenzanaarchitect Felino Palafox Jr., who committed to help in the reconstruction of Ma
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
architect Felino Palafox Jr., who committed to help in the reconstruction of Marawi, recommended to local officials of Lanao del Sur to make the ruins of Marawi a historic memorial as a lesson for the future on how terrorism can destroy a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Security forces ready for retaliatory attacks after death of Maute, HapilonLANAO DEL SUR, Philippines — Authorities are anticipating possible retaliations
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
LANAO DEL SUR, Philippines — Authorities are anticipating possible retaliations by loyal followers of slain terrorists Isnilon Hapilon and Omar Maute. Chief Superintendent Reuben Theodore Sindac of the Police Regional Office-Autonomous Region in... Read more
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Minda News
Military to Marawi bakwits: “Please be patient”Region in Muslim Mindanao. The daytime population of Marawi was much higher —
Minda News / Posted 5 days ago
Region in Muslim Mindanao. The daytime population of Marawi was much higher — as the city is the trading center of Lanao del Sur. The first shots of the Marawi Crisis, which reached Day148 on the day of Duterte’s liberation declaration,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Timeline of terrorResearch and Analysis Consortium. February 20, 2016 – Maute fighters storm the
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
Research and Analysis Consortium. February 20, 2016 – Maute fighters storm the Army’s 51st Infantry Battalion in Butig, Lanao Del Sur; two soldiers and six attackers are killed in the 11-day military offensive. November 26, 2016 – Military... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Marawi liberated—Duterteand civilians have died, and more than 400,000 residents fled their homes as fi
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 days ago
and civilians have died, and more than 400,000 residents fled their homes as fighting in the provincial capital of Lanao del Sur left what was once regarded as a center of finance and education in ruins. Duterte announced an end to the... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘Deaths of terrorists start healing process’killed them in separate locations before dawn on Monday, 145 days since the con
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
killed them in separate locations before dawn on Monday, 145 days since the conflict erupted in the city, the capital of Lanao del Sur province. “Today, the end of five months of fighting in Marawi can finally begin,” the governor said. In the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Maute, Hapilon deaths allow gov't to shift focus to Marawi rehabemergency operations center in Iligan City Monday morning to assess the damage
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
emergency operations center in Iligan City Monday morning to assess the damage and losses caused by the conflict. The Lanao del Sur and Marawi City local governments have presented their rehabilitation plans to the Task Force Bangon Marawi,... Read more
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DW
Philippine President Duterte declares Marawi 'liberation' from jihadists |ends more than four months of urban warfare that started in late May when the M
DW / Posted 6 days ago
ends more than four months of urban warfare that started in late May when the Maute group overran Marawi city in the Lanao del Sur province in southern Philippines. Troops struggled to take back the city in unfamiliar urban warfare that has... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Terror leader Hapilon's death 'good news' for his clanSarip, a preacher in a Madrasah school, told The STAR Tuesday. Sarip said many
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
Sarip, a preacher in a Madrasah school, told The STAR Tuesday. Sarip said many religious leaders in Marawi City and Lanao del Sur were relieved when they learned that Hapilon and Maute were both killed by soldiers before dawn Monday. “The... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Allah answered my prayers’as a lesson that evil must be conquered so that goodness may reign,” he said.
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
as a lesson that evil must be conquered so that goodness may reign,” he said. Zia Alonto Adiong, spokesperson for the Lanao del Sur crisis management committee, said the deaths of the two terrorist leaders indicated that the war was coming to... Read more
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The Borneo Post
IS Southeast Asia chief killed in Marawi Philippines: govtsoldiers distribute pictures of Isnilon Hapilon, who has a US government bounty
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 days ago
soldiers distribute pictures of Isnilon Hapilon, who has a US government bounty of US$5 million for his capture, in Butig, Lanao del Sur in southern Philippines. — Reuters photo MARAWI, Philippines: The head of the Islamic State group in Southeast... Read more
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Sun Star
End in sight in Marawi?brothers Omar and Abdullah were reportedly the frontrunners of the extremist gr
Sun Star / Posted 7 days ago
brothers Omar and Abdullah were reportedly the frontrunners of the extremist group that laid siege to Marawi City, Lanao del Sur, on May 23 while the military was conducting a manhunt against Hapilon, leader of Abu Sayyaf bandit group, who... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Hapilon, Maute killedLANAO DEL SUR, Philippines —Military sharpshooters killed two leaders of the Ma
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
LANAO DEL SUR, Philippines —Military sharpshooters killed two leaders of the Marawi siege before dawn yesterday as security forces made their final push to retake the city from militants linked to the Middle East-based Islamic State (IS). Abu Sayyaf... Read more
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Aljazeera
Marawi siege: Army kills Abu Sayyaf, Maute commandersISIS), becoming its self-appointed Southeast Asian commander. Earlier this yea
Aljazeera / Posted 7 days ago
ISIS), becoming its self-appointed Southeast Asian commander. Earlier this year, he and his men moved to the province of Lanao del Sur to join forces with the ISIL-inspired Maute Group. The group was led by the brothers Omarkhayam and Abdullah.... Read more
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Inquirier.net
We wanted to catch Hapilon, Maute alive but they fought – Añobased on Basilan Island in the strife-torn south but authorities said in Januar
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
based on Basilan Island in the strife-torn south but authorities said in January that he had moved to the Mautes’ base in Lanao del Sur to create an alliance and to establish an IS presence there. Marawi is Lanao del Sur’s capital and largest... Read more
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