Philippines President Duterte launches foul-mouthed tirade at Chelsea Clinton and mentions Monica Lewinsky - The Independent

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has insulted Chelsea Clinton for criticising remarks he made about his soldiers potentially assaulting women. Mr Duterte had returned to his home city of Davao on Wednesday to celebrate the 119th anniversary of the ...

100 Civilians Killed in Marawi Clashes, Say Official Philippine Estimates - Latin American Herald Tribune

MARAWI CITY, Philippines - Up to 100 civilians have been killed in the last week in clashes between the Philippine Army and militants affiliated with terror organization Islamic State (IS) in the southern city of Marawi, according to official estimates ...

Marawi issue a cause for worry - The Straits Times

For more than a week now, some 100 Muslim militants have managed to hold off government forces many times their size in Marawi City, in the southern Philippines. They seized large parts of the city, regarded as the heartland of the Islamic faith in the ...

Marawi school opening moved back 2 weeks - Inquirer.net

An evacuated child is carried by a Philippine soldier in Marawi on the southern island of Mindanao on May 31, 2017, as fighting between government forces and Muslim militants rages on the ninth day.Philippine security forces have killed 89 Islamist ...

IS-inspired militancy in Mindanao is far from over - TODAYonline

Government troops heading to the frontline as fighting between security forces and the militants laying siege to Marawi enters its second week. About 60,000 people were displaced and 100 people have lost their lives in the latest conflict. Photo: AP ...

Duterte Responds To Chelsea Clinton With Dad's Scandal - Opposing Views

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte used former U.S. President Bill Clinton's impeachment scandal to respond to criticism from former first daughter Chelsea Clinton. During an address to the Philippines Navy May 31, Duterte brought up Mr. Clinton's ...

Philippines: Propaganda Video Means Militants are Losing Ground - benarnews

A soldier stands guard over a cache of weapons and a black Islamic State flag seized from fallen fighters in Marawi City, May 31, 2017. Felipe Villamor/BenarNews. As Philippine troops kept up bombardments in the southern city of Marawi on Wednesday ...

Priest says he and 200 others held hostage in Philippines - New Jersey Herald

This image made from undated militant video which could not be independently verified shows Father Teresito Suganob. In a video apparently taken under duress, Father Teresito Suganob, a Catholic priest in Marawi, Philippines, who was taken hostage by ...