Video – Siege in the southern Philippines – The Stream – Al Jazeera English

Published on May 31, 2017 On The Stream: What kind of impact will the crisis in Marawi have on citizens in the Philippines? Related articles ISIS-linked terrorists in Philippines take hundreds of hostages, most Christian, priest says 2 soldiers, 1 cop killed in Marawi terror attack

Video – Philippine army vows to save civilians trapped by ISIL-linked fighters in Marawi – Al Jazeera English

    Published on May 31, 2017 The battle to re-take the southern Philippine city of Marawi from ISIL-linked fighters has dragged into a ninth day. So far at least 19 civilians have been killed, along with 21 members of the security forces and 89 Maute fighters. At least 2,000 residents remain trapped inside the […]

Video – Philippine army says it’s close to ending Marawi siege – Al Jazeera English

Published on May 29, 2017 Philippine army says it’s close to ending Marawi siege The Philippine army says it’s close to taking back control of one of its southern cities from a group that’s sworn allegiance to ISIL. The military says Maute fighters are now trying to escape Marawi City, along with several thousand residents […]