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Banish fear for prayer - Inquirer.net

Banish fear for prayerInquirer.netI was planning to go home to Marawi City last week, and fear kept haunting me. I was afraid that I might lose my job for reporting too late at the office. I was afraid that I might miss the only chance I had to complete my school requirements. I was ...and more »

Terrain a challenge for soldiers in Marawi - The Manila Times

Terrain a challenge for soldiers in MarawiThe Manila TimesILIGAN CITY: As the fighting between members of a local terror group and the armed forces in Marawi City reaches its fifth day, a military official has admitted it might take some time before the area could be considered fully neutralized. Lt. Gen ...and more »

Velez: Uneasy the hand that unleashes the sword - Sun.Star

Velez: Uneasy the hand that unleashes the swordSun.StarA "surgical" military operation to capture suspected terrorist gone wrong in Marawi. Terrorist group seizes the city with a 200,000 population. Gunfight, Protestant college burned down. By Wednesday, scores of Marawi residents, Muslims and some ...and more »

Urban warfare still a challenge for soldiers in Marawi - Rappler;

Urban warfare still a challenge for soldiers in Marawi - Rappler

RapplerUrban warfare still a challenge for soldiers in MarawiRapplerUP IN SMOKE. Smoke rises from some homes burned by theMaute group in Marawi City. All Photos by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler. ILIGAN CITY, Philippines – As the fighting between government troops and the Maute terror group in Marawi City entered its fifth ...and more »

Electricity in Marawi almost fully restored —Palace - Inquirer.net

Electricity in Marawi almost fully restored —PalaceInquirer.netNinety-five percent of electricity service in the terror-stricken Marawi City has been restored, Malacañang announced on Saturday. Allaying fears over reports that Lanao del Sur Electric Cooperative (Lasureco) compound had been occupied by the Maute ...and more »

Fleeing an embattled city - Minda News;

Fleeing an embattled city - Minda News

Minda NewsFleeing an embattled cityMinda NewsHUMANITARIAN CRISIS Marawi residents bring a handicapped child on a wheelchair to safety in Iligan City, some 37.9 kilometers away on MY 27, 2017. Photo by Froilan Gallardo. Want create site? With Free visual composer you can do it easy. Residents of ...and more »

MSU students leaving evacuation centers in Iligan - ABS-CBN News;

MSU students leaving evacuation centers in Iligan - ABS-CBN News

ABS-CBN NewsMSU students leaving evacuation centers in IliganABS-CBN NewsILIGAN CITY – The number of evacuees housed at the Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute of Technology (MSU-IIT) have declined after several students transferred to their relatives' homes in Iligan City and other nearby areas. Since Wednesday, the ...and more »

DSWD Central Office to send more resources to field offices assisting families affected by the armed conflict in ... - ReliefWeb

DSWD Central Office to send more resources to field offices assisting families affected by the armed conflict in ...ReliefWebTo ensure the smooth flow of relief operations for the families affected by the current armed conflict in Marawi City, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Central Office through the Disaster Response Assistance and Management ...and more »

Coast guard vessel arrives at Iligan port with relief goods for Marawi evacuees - ABS-CBN News;

Coast guard vessel arrives at Iligan port with relief goods for Marawi evacuees - ABS-CBN News

ABS-CBN NewsCoast guard vessel arrives at Iligan port with relief goods for Marawi evacueesABS-CBN NewsILIGAN CITY – A Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) vessel arrived here Saturday morning, loaded with relief goods for evacuees from Marawi City. BRP Batangas, which left Manila for the Port of Iligan on Thursday, carried about 10,000 relief packs from the ...and more »

42 teachers from Wao town rescued - Sun.Star;

42 teachers from Wao town rescued - Sun.Star

Sun.Star42 teachers from Wao town rescuedSun.StarALL 42 teachers from the Department of Education's (Dep-Ed) in Wao, Lanao del Sur district, were one of the last people to be evacuated from war-torn Marawi City aside from the students and faculty members of nearby Mindanao State University.and more »

Rody visits wake of slain soldiers - Philippine Star;

Rody visits wake of slain soldiers - Philippine Star

Philippine StarRody visits wake of slain soldiersPhilippine StarPresident Duterte shares a light moment with Cpl. Renante Guipitcio during a visit to wounded soldiers and policemen fighting in Marawi at the Adventist Medical Center in Iligan City yesterday. ILIGAN CITY, Philippines – President Duterte arrived here ...and more »

Evacuees flood Iligan, nearby cities - Inquirer.net;

Evacuees flood Iligan, nearby cities - Inquirer.net

Inquirer.netEvacuees flood Iligan, nearby citiesInquirer.netThousands of evacuees still fleeing from Marawi City to Iligan City to seek refuge with their relatives while other evacuess are staying in an evacuation center in Saguiran, Lanao de Sur. RICHEL. V UMEL/Inquirer Mindanao. They survived on the kindness ...and more »

Marawi: Images from a ghost town - Rappler;

Marawi: Images from a ghost town - Rappler

RapplerMarawi: Images from a ghost townRapplerLANAO 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 ...and more »

Duterte arrives in Misamis Oriental airport - Northbound Philippines News Online

Duterte arrives in Misamis Oriental airportNorthbound Philippines News OnlineCAGAYAN DE ORO CITY – President Rodrigo Duterte arrived at the Laguindingan Airport in Misamis Oriental at around noon Friday on a visit to Iligan City. Duterte is reportedly set to visit wounded government troopers who are confined at the Sanitarium ...and more »

At least 13 evacuation centers open for Marawi residents - DSWD - Rappler;

At least 13 evacuation centers open for Marawi residents - DSWD - Rappler

RapplerAt least 13 evacuation centers open for Marawi residents - DSWDRapplerPolicemen check a car boot of a resident fleeing from Marawi city, where gunmen who had declared allegiance to the Islamic State group rampaged through the city, at a checkpoint in Iligan City on May 24, 2017. Photo by Ted Aljibe/AFP. MANILA ...and more »

DSWD-7 sends 10000 food packs for Marawi evacuees Featured - Philippine News;

DSWD-7 sends 10000 food packs for Marawi evacuees Featured - Philippine News

Philippine NewsDSWD-7 sends 10000 food packs for Marawi evacuees FeaturedPhilippine NewsThe Department of Social Welfare and Development in Central Visayas (DSWD-7) is sending 10,000 packs of food items for the Marawi siege victims. Lea Quintana, the information officer of DSWD-7, said that they had sent the first batch of 6,600 packs ...and more »

5 useful stats about Marawi City and Lanao del Sur of the ARMM - Blog Watch Citizen Media (blog);

5 useful stats about Marawi City and Lanao del Sur of the ARMM - Blog Watch Citizen Media (blog)

Blog Watch Citizen Media (blog)5 useful stats about Marawi City and Lanao del Sur of the ARMMBlog Watch Citizen Media (blog)MARAWI CITY, the capital of Lanao del Sur province, has become the veritable ground zero of intermittent clashes between soldiers and extremist forces since last Tuesday. The incidents have lent President Rodrigo R. Duterte a supposedly “compelling ...and more »

Rescue vehicles, help groups not allowed to enter Marawi City - Sun.Star

Rescue vehicles, help groups not allowed to enter Marawi CitySun.StarPUBLIC utility vehicles intended to transport residents and students stranded in Marawi City have been temporarily barred from going to the city under siege by extremists, according to a Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB ...and more »

'Demons' in our hometown: Fleeing Marawi residents slam Maute group - ABS-CBN News;

'Demons' in our hometown: Fleeing Marawi residents slam Maute group - ABS-CBN News

ABS-CBN News'Demons' in our hometown: Fleeing Marawi residents slam Maute groupABS-CBN NewsFamilies from Marawi City continue to flock to Iligan City and nearby areas for safety. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News. ILIGAN CITY - "Sabi nila 'yung ginawa nila para sa Muslim? Hindi. Kademonyohan 'yan... Mga demonyo 'yan. 'Di iyan mga totoong ...and more »

government rush relief for Marawi City evacuees - gulfnews.com;

government rush relief for Marawi City evacuees - gulfnews.com

gulfnews.comgovernment rush relief for Marawi City evacueesgulfnews.comManila: The Philippines government has started rushing relief to Marawi City residents, displaced by the fighting as security forces continue operations to dislodge Maute militants in the area. Secretary Judy Taguiwalo said on Thursday that the ...and more »