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Inquirier.net
PNP chief’s wish granted: No untoward incidents during Sept. 21 ralliesprotests erupted in different parts of Metro Manila as part of the National Day
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 hours ago
protests erupted in different parts of Metro Manila as part of the National Day of Protest, Director General Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa prayed with his men in Manila that everything would be peaceful. Dela Rosa, chief of the Philippine National... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Dialogue, not armed groups, best way to air grievancesthe ongoing probe. “Our efforts are being done in coordination with our milita
Pilipino Star / Posted 14 hours ago
the ongoing probe. “Our efforts are being done in coordination with our military counterparts there in Marawi City and in Lanao del Sur,” Sindac said. Local executives in Lanao del Sur, whose capital is Marawi City, have promised to help the... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Islamists lure youngsters in the Philippines with payments, promise of paradiseincome threshold of 9,064 pesos ($177), according to official data, compared to
Bdnews24.com / Posted 15 hours ago
income threshold of 9,064 pesos ($177), according to official data, compared to the national average of 16.5 percent. In Lanao del Sur, where Marawi is located, 66.3 percent of families live in poverty. But not all targets are poor, rural and... Read more
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Reuters
Islamists lure youngsters in the Philippines with payments, promise of paradiseincome threshold of 9,064 pesos ($177), according to official data, compared to
Reuters / Posted 17 hours ago
income threshold of 9,064 pesos ($177), according to official data, compared to the national average of 16.5 percent. In Lanao del Sur, where Marawi is located, 66.3 percent of families live in poverty. But not all targets are poor, rural and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
In Philippines, militants lure youngsters with payments, promise of paradiseincome threshold of 9,064 pesos (US$177), according to official data, compared
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 hours ago
income threshold of 9,064 pesos (US$177), according to official data, compared to the national average of 16.5 per cent. In Lanao del Sur, where Marawi is located, 66.3 per cent of families live in poverty. But not all targets are poor, rural and... Read more
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EuroNews
Islamists lure youngsters in the Philippines with payments, promise of paradiseincome threshold of 9,064 pesos ($177), according to official data, compared to
EuroNews / Posted 17 hours ago
income threshold of 9,064 pesos ($177), according to official data, compared to the national average of 16.5 percent. In Lanao del Sur, where Marawi is located, 66.3 percent of families live in poverty. ONLINEPROFILING But not all targets are... Read more
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Reuters
Islamists lure youngsters in the Philippines with payments, promise of paradiseincome threshold of 9,064 pesos ($177), according to official data, compared to
Reuters / Posted 18 hours ago
income threshold of 9,064 pesos ($177), according to official data, compared to the national average of 16.5 percent. In Lanao del Sur, where Marawi is located, 66.3 percent of families live in poverty. But not all targets are poor, rural and... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
SNIPE SWIPESschool year 2015-2016, Hataman said 56,423 ghost elementary and high school stu
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
school year 2015-2016, Hataman said 56,423 ghost elementary and high school students were discovered, mostly from Lanao del Sur. He made the revelation during the deliberation of the proposed P33 billion budget for ARMM in 2018 by the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
New armed group after IS-inspired terrorists in MarawiMARAWI CITY — A new armed group has emerged in Lanao del Sur province and chall
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
MARAWI CITY — A new armed group has emerged in Lanao del Sur province and challenged Islamic State (IS)-inspired terrorists battling government forces for control of Marawi City. But provincial officials and the military have declined to comment... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -operational, he pointed out. Those with no approved AACs are Apayao, Batanes,
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 2 days ago
operational, he pointed out. Those with no approved AACs are Apayao, Batanes, Biliran, Davao Occidental, Dinagat Islands, Lanao Del Sur, Maguindanao, Mt. Province Sulu and Tawi- tawi. He said some P50 million was allocated by the PCSO to each... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Peace activists laud Senate approval of P33.4B ARMM budgetFurigay said. Lamitan City is the capital of Basilan, a component province of
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
Furigay said. Lamitan City is the capital of Basilan, a component province of the autonomous region, which also covers Lanao del Sur and Maguindanao, both in central Mindanao, and the islands of Sulu and Tawi-Tawi. Many of the infrastructure... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Robredo wins big in PET rulingthe third Cause of Action sought the annulment of election results for the VP p
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
the third Cause of Action sought the annulment of election results for the VP position in the provinces of Maguindanao, Lanao del Sur and Basilan, on the ground of terrorism, intimidation and harassment of voters as well as pre-shading of... Read more
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Minda News
Fr. Chito Soganub: “God bless you all, pray for my healing and recovery”for a message to the Meranaws and the military, Fr. Chito said, “sa kapatid nat
Minda News / Posted 2 days ago
for a message to the Meranaws and the military, Fr. Chito said, “sa kapatid natin na Muslims sa Meranaw sa Marawi City at Lanao del Sur, tuloy pa rin ako sa belief in the interfaith relationship na magkaisa pa rin tayo as Muslims and Christians.... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte’s martial law: Mission accomplished, says militaryprophecy,” she said. Mr. Duterte’s military rule cited “violent acts” by the j
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
prophecy,” she said. Mr. Duterte’s military rule cited “violent acts” by the jihadis in Marawi City and nearby areas in Lanao del Sur as justification for the proclamation, Maglana said. “Nearly four months later, (Duterte’s martial law) has... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Priest freed by AFP, not negotiators’of the Philippines and the police,” he said. ADVERTISEMENT Soganub, 51, was f
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
of the Philippines and the police,” he said. ADVERTISEMENT Soganub, 51, was flown to Manila on Monday, accompanied by the Lanao del Sur provincial government spokesperson, Zia Alonto Adiong, and Col. Romeo Brawner Jr., deputy commander of the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Hataman uncovers 207,000 ghost students in ARMMschool year 2015-2016, Hataman said 56,423 ghost elementary and high school stu
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
school year 2015-2016, Hataman said 56,423 ghost elementary and high school students were discovered, mostly from Lanao del Sur. He made the revelation during the deliberation of the proposed P33 billion budget for ARMM in 2018 by the... Read more
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The Christian Post
Priest Rescued After Being Held Hostage by ISIS in Philippines for 4 Monthsin the midst of this war. We are asking for your help to please give what they
The Christian Post / Posted 3 days ago
in the midst of this war. We are asking for your help to please give what they are asking for. To withdraw forces away from Lanao del Sur and Marawi City, and to stop the air attacks, and to stop the cannons," the priest said in that video. "They do... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Philippines: 3 Marawi siege leaders dead, 2 still fightinglocal and foreign militants led by the Islamic State (IS) affiliated Maute grou
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
local and foreign militants led by the Islamic State (IS) affiliated Maute group took up arms in Marawi, the capital of the Lanao del Sur province. The insurgents took hostages, set fire to various government buildings, and marched through the... Read more
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Sun Star
Fr. Chito Soganub: I am physically strong. Pray for me.Delfin Lorenzana, AFP Chief General Eduardo Año, Joint Task Force Marawi spokes
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
Delfin Lorenzana, AFP Chief General Eduardo Año, Joint Task Force Marawi spokesperson Colonel Romeo Brawner Jr., and Lanao Del Sur Provincial Crisis Management Committee Zia Adiong. He was rescued at 11:45 p.m. of September 16 after... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Rescued Marawi priest Fr. Soganub: Pray for my healing, recoveryArmed Forces of the Philippines chief Gen. Eduardo Año, Joint Task Force Marawi
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
Armed Forces of the Philippines chief Gen. Eduardo Año, Joint Task Force Marawi spokesperson Col. Romeo Brawner Jr., and Lanao Del Sur Provincial Crisis Management Committee Zia Adiong. “I’ll pray for you. God bless you. Pray for me also for my... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Rescued Marawi priest arrives in Manilaby government forces from a nearly four-month captivity in Marawi City. Father
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
by government forces from a nearly four-month captivity in Marawi City. Father Chito Soganub arrived past noon with Lanao del Sur Provincial Management Crisis Committee spokesperson Zia Adiong and Joint Task Force Marawi spokesperson Col.... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
AFP's reported rescue of Fr. Suganob hailedof Suganob on Saturday night near Bato Mosque in the main battle area of Marawi
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
of Suganob on Saturday night near Bato Mosque in the main battle area of Marawi City. But photos of the priest taken with Lanao del Sur Provincial Crisis Management Committee Spokesperson Zia Alonto Adiong and Task Force Ranao Deputy Commander... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Heroes in MindanaoI am continuously saddened to read that more and more of our troops are dying i
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
I am continuously saddened to read that more and more of our troops are dying in the ongoing fighting in Marawi City in Lanao del Sur. Though they predicted that the fighting wouldn’t last very long, it has kept going and more and more lives... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Priest rescued as Army captures Maute basewe don’t have official confirmation yet from the Task Force Marawi and the West
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
we don’t have official confirmation yet from the Task Force Marawi and the Westmincom,” said Adiong, spokesman for the Lanao del Sur provincial crisis management committee. Even as the authorities have yet to confirm the rescue of Suganob,... Read more
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Minda News
Fr. Chito Soganub ends 117-day ordeal as Maute captiveoperation is still ongoing,”Marawi, Day 117 The main battle area in Marawi Cit
Minda News / Posted 4 days ago
operation is still ongoing,”Marawi, Day 117 The main battle area in Marawi City as viewed from neighboring Marantao town, Lanao del Sur at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, 16 September 2017, Day 117 of the Marawi Crisis. The military announced through a press... Read more
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The Manila Times
Interfaith summit vs religious extremism to start Octoberthere of Islamic State-inspired militants from Marawi City. Army and police te
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
there of Islamic State-inspired militants from Marawi City. Army and police teams with village officials searched for militants at the forested hinterland border of Buldon and Butig town in Lanao del Sur after but found none. JULMUNIR I. JA... Read more
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The Manila Times
UPDATE: Catholic priest, teacher recovered from IS militants in Marawi Cityalso asked Duterte to stop military air and ground assaults and for security fo
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
also asked Duterte to stop military air and ground assaults and for security forces to quickly leave Marawi and Lanao del Sur, one of 5 provinces under the Muslim autonomous region. It was unknown how many civilians and hostages were... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Marawi priest Chito Suganob rescued from Maute captorswe don’t have official confirmation yet from the Task Force Marawi and the Wesm
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
we don’t have official confirmation yet from the Task Force Marawi and the Wesmincom,” said Adiong, spokesman of the Lanao del Sur provincial crisis management committee. The committee is helping the police and military restore normalcy in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH Army captures key Maute base in MarawiSmoke rises after aerial bombings by Philippine Air Force planes on Islamist mi
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
Smoke rises after aerial bombings by Philippine Air Force planes on Islamist militant positions in Marawi in Lanao del Sur in Mindanao on Thursday, June 6, 2017. (File photo by NOEL CELIS / AFP) The Philippine military said Sunday it had captured... Read more
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Minda News
Draft Bangsamoro Basic Law still in limboshe said. She named them as Tawi-tawi’s Ruby Sahali, chair of the Committee on
Minda News / Posted 5 days ago
she said. She named them as Tawi-tawi’s Ruby Sahali, chair of the Committee on Peace, Reconciliation and Unity; Lanao del Sur Rep. Mauyag Papandayan, chair of the Committee on Muslim Affairs and vice chair Makmod Mending, Jr. of Anak... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Muslim clerics, scholars lead fight vs extremism in Basilanof the five provinces of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. Besides Bas
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
of the five provinces of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. Besides Basilan, the ARMM also covers Maguindanao and Lanao del Sur, both in mainland Mindanao, and the islands of Sulu and Tawi-Tawi. “Our Muslim clerics are helping us keep the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Gov’t takes new tack in Marawi, urges Maute terrorists to surrender70 gunmen remain in a section of Marawi, trying to fight off advancing troops w
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
70 gunmen remain in a section of Marawi, trying to fight off advancing troops whose campaign to retake this capital city of Lanao del Sur is approaching its fourth month, according to government reports. Brawner said the military had turned to text... Read more
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The Manila Times
Troops advance into ISIS-held areas in Marawi Cityfor troops to accomplish their mission – to kill the enemy, rescue civilian hos
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
for troops to accomplish their mission – to kill the enemy, rescue civilian hostages and liberate Marawi, the capital of Lanao del Sur. Troops have occupied dozens of buildings and mosques previously under the control of IS fighters who dug up... Read more
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The Manila Times
Troops continue to advance into IS-held areas in Marawitroops to accomplish their mission – to kill the enemies, rescue civilian hosta
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
troops to accomplish their mission – to kill the enemies, rescue civilian hostages and liberate Marawi, the capital town of Lanao del Sur. Troops have occupied dozens of buildings and mosques previously under the control of IS fighters who dug up... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Maguindanao plans interfaith summit vs extremismCity. Combined Army and police teams assisted by barangay officials searched f
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
City. Combined Army and police teams assisted by barangay officials searched for militants around Buldon and Butig town in Lanao del Sur after Duterte’s announcement but found none. Manalao told Mangudadatu and Dela Vega during the PPOC meeting... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Militants fighting in Marawi using gov’t-owned guns, says Army execweapons recovered from slain militants belonging to the Maute group and its all
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
weapons recovered from slain militants belonging to the Maute group and its allies or from areas they had vacated in this Lanao del Sur provincial capital bore marks which indicated that these came from the government, a military spokesperson... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Boots in mosque: No disrespect, says Duterteto get injured because they take a long time to heal. The President also noted
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
to get injured because they take a long time to heal. The President also noted that he has roots in the largely Islamic Lanao del Sur. Netizens had taken note of the officials’ wearing of shoes in the mosque. They had also questioned the entry... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Lakbayan 2017 | Maranao youth hopes to find brother who went missing in Marawisaid they went from one evacuation to another, looking for Asgar and his family
Bulatlat.com / Posted 7 days ago
said they went from one evacuation to another, looking for Asgar and his family, including in Saguiaran and Wato, Lanao del Sur; in Buru-un village, Iligan City, and Balo-i, both in Lanao del Norte. He recalled that it was hard enough for... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Mindanao martial law | Minors, students among civilians killed, missing in Marawi29. Extrajudicial killings Among those killed was Sohaib Batalo, 20, a Crimin
Bulatlat.com / Posted 8 days ago
29. Extrajudicial killings Among those killed was Sohaib Batalo, 20, a Criminology student and part-time employee at the Lanao del Sur provincial capitol. The NIHM documentation said Batalo’s family evacuated from their home in Madaya Lilod... Read more
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Inquirier.net
House move to cut CHR budget angers netizensfollowing criticisms that it had been coddling criminals. Through his Twitter,
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
following criticisms that it had been coddling criminals. Through his Twitter, Zia Alonto Adiong, the spokesperson of the Lanao del Sur Provincial Crisis Management Committee, assailed the move of the to cut the CHR budget. “I cannot comprehend... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte on wearing boots inside Marawi mosque: It was not meant to disrespecton. Netizens also called out Uson for not wearing a hijab while inside the mos
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
on. Netizens also called out Uson for not wearing a hijab while inside the mosque. In a statement, Zia Alonto Adiong, Lanao Del Sur Provincial Crisis Management Committee, advised government officials to “prudently carry out their mandate in a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte explains need to wear boots inside mosque in Marawitogether with some military officials, visited for the fourth time the war-torn
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
together with some military officials, visited for the fourth time the war-torn Marawi City on Monday. Zia Alonto Adiong, Lanao Del Sur Provincial Crisis Management Committee, has issued a statement on the issue. “We advice caution to our... Read more
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Inquirier.net
5 terrorists killed in Marawi clasharea, started at 1:19 a.m. between Marines, under the Joint Task Group Tiger, a
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
area, started at 1:19 a.m. between Marines, under the Joint Task Group Tiger, and gunmen holed out in a section of this Lanao del Sur provincial capital. A statement from the JTF Marawi said five suspected gunmen were killed in the clash but... Read more
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Sun Star
Sultans’ spat to be heard in Baguio councilin Muslim Mindanao is observed and practiced only in Muslim provinces like Sulu
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
in Muslim Mindanao is observed and practiced only in Muslim provinces like Sulu, Maguindanao, Basilan, Tawi-Tawi and Lanao del Sur where Muslims are dominant and where sultanate itself was established historically. Avila said both parties... Read more
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Reuters
Philippines says some rebels ready to surrender as troops advance in Marawicentre to avoid the fighting in Marawi between the government troops and Islami
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
centre to avoid the fighting in Marawi between the government troops and Islamic State-linked militants, in Saguiaran town, Lanao Del Sur, southern Philippines September 10, 2017. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco Brawner described the operations as “a big... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Philippines: US extends aid for Marawi recovery, deploys another plane to Mindanaoto avoid the fighting in Marawi between the government troops and Islamic State
Asian Correspondent / Posted 10 days ago
to avoid the fighting in Marawi between the government troops and Islamic State-linked militants, in Saguiaran town, Lanao Del Sur, southern Philippines September 10, 2017. Source: Reuters/Romeo Ranoco Last July, Washington provided access... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Navy's BRP ship with equipment, relief goods arrives in Marawigoods for those displaced by the ongoing fighting in Marawi City. Rear Admiral
Zamboanga Today / Posted 10 days ago
goods for those displaced by the ongoing fighting in Marawi City. Rear Admiral Rene Medina, NFWM commander, said the BRP Lanao del Sur docked around 9 a.m. at the port of Iligan and unloaded 4 heavy equipment of the Army Engineers and the Navy... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte sees outbreak of violence in Cotabatothe AFP from retaking Marawi quickly. Moreover, despite suffering severe backla
Sun Star / Posted 10 days ago
the AFP from retaking Marawi quickly. Moreover, despite suffering severe backlash in previous operations such as in Butig, Lanao del Sur in 2016, the Maute groups have shown both resilience and capacity-building skills," the report said. The... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Robin on Marawi and Shawiethat proceeds from the sale of the two high-end vehicles would go to people dis
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
that proceeds from the sale of the two high-end vehicles would go to people displaced by the raging conflict in Marawi, Lanao del Sur. Prospective buyers can be set back by a couple of millions of pesos but, according to the actor, it’s a... Read more
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The Manila Times
Duterte won’t negotiate with Maute terroristsdeclared martial law and allowed warrantless arrests in Mindanao last May 23 to
The Manila Times / Posted 11 days ago
declared martial law and allowed warrantless arrests in Mindanao last May 23 to suppress a rebellion in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur, led by the Maute Group. He eventually secured congressional approval in seeking extension of martial law in... Read more
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