Marawi terrorists use looted coins as shrapnel in IEDs – AFP - Manila Bulletin

The Armed Forces now know why coins, nails and bolts were among those recovered from the wound of soldiers injured in the main battle area in Marawi city. Improvised grenade with coins as shrapnel recovered by troops in the MBA. (Francis Wakefield.

Philippine Army drone footage shows Daesh plundering Marawi - Arab News

MANILA: The Philippine military has released aerial footage showing Daesh-backed Maute militants looting houses and other establishments in Marawi, confirming an earlier Arab News story about looting in the strife-torn city. In the undated video ...

13 terrorists, 2 soldiers killed in Marawi - Gulf Today

MANILA: At least 13 Daesh-linked terrorists and two soldiers were killed in a fresh outbreak of heavy fighting at the besieged city of Marawi which is now on its fourth month, a top military officer reported on Saturday. Colonel Romeo Brawner, the ...

13 Mautes, 2 soldiers killed in Marawi clash - CNN Philippines

Marawi City (CNN Philippines, September 30) — The death toll in war-torn Marawi rises as government troops proceed with their final push to flush out Maute terrorists. The military said 13 terrorists and two soldiers died in an encounter inside the ...

13 Maute terrorists, 2 soldiers killed in Marawi push - Rappler

MARAWI PUSH. Troops continue to advance in the battle area in Marawi City. File photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler. MARAWI CITY, Philippines – The military said 13 Maute fighters and two soldiers were killed in separate gun battles in Marawi City on Friday ...

Marawi war ends this September, Duterte says - The Manila Times

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte said the conflict in Marawi would finally be over by September's end, four months after Islamic State-linked Maute terrorists laid siege to the city. In Eastern Samar on Thursday, Duterte again admitted that the government ...

End of Marawi war seen - Manila Bulletin

After four months of fighting between government troops and Islamic State-linked rebels in Marawi City, President Duterte is hopeful that the conflict would be over by the end of the month. “Today, we are still fighting but I hope that by the end of ...

Duterte sees end of Marawi war this month - Tempo

After four months of fighting between government troops and Islamic State-linked rebels in Marawi City, President Duterte is hopeful that the conflict would be over at the end of the month. “Today, we are still fighting but I hope that by the end of ...

Dead Maute group members now 736 - Northbound Philippines News Online

MANILA — The number of slain Maute Group terrorists in the ongoing military operations in Marawi City has now climbed to 736, said Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) public affairs office chief Col. Edgard Arevalo said on Friday. He said this ...