The week in photos: May 20-26, 2017 - Rappler

ROYALTY. Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (L) speaks to her daughter Britain's princess Charlotte, a bridesmaid, following the wedding of her sister Pippa Middleton to James Matthews at St Mark's Church in Englefield, London, on May 20, 2017.

Foreign terrorists among Maute dead - The Manila Times

The Philippine government on Friday said foreign terrorists were among those killed in the ongoing firefights with the Islamic State (IS)-linked Maute group in Marawi City. In a news conference in Davao City, Solicitor General Jose Calida confirmed ...

Far from over - Business Mirror

In Photo: Armored personnel carriers make their way through a queue of vehicles with fleeing residents, as Muslim militants lay siege in Marawi City in southern Philippines for the third day on Thursday. Unless the government neutralizes the Maute ...

Marawi: Images from a ghost town - Rappler

LANAO DEL SUR, Philippines – Marawi City's Amai Pakpak Avenue has had more soldiers than residents. So have the other streets in the city proper. Since the military started hunting down members of the Maute Group and other terrorists on Tuesday, May ...

AFP confirms foreign terrorists in Marawi - Davao Today

DAVAO CITY – The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) confirmed on Friday that there are foreign fighters involved in the Marawi siege. AFP Spokesperson General Resty Padilla said in a press conference on May 26 that as of 12 midnight report, among ...

Philippines grapples with wave of terror - AppsforPCdaily

The President made the statement after he declared Martial Law in all Mindanao following the attacks of the Maute group in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur yesterday, May 23. "I specifically ordered our soldiers to locate and destroy these terrorists as soon ...

6 Foreign terrorists killed in Marawi - Update Philippines

Of the 31 Maute Group members killed by the military in the ongoing clearing operations in Marawi City, Lanao Del Sur, at least six are foreigners. “We received certain information that among the 31 killed, of the 12 identified, at least six of them ...