The remains of slain Abu Sayyaf sub-leader Isnilon Hapilon and Maute Group leader Omar Maute will receive an Islamic burial but the military says it will not disclose where the ceremony will take place.
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Her family had millions-worth of hardware business and a house and lot in Marawi City.
Government soldiers recovered 27 more bodies at the main battle site here since Monday.
For seven years, excavating canals and constructing roads are what Jelbin Darantinao has done for a living. But these days his employer has taken him to a role that reminds him of how a war refuses to choose which innocent lives it would take.
The local government units of Lanao del Sur province and Marawi City hold a mass burial at the Maqbara Mass Grave in Barangay Papandayan Thursday morning, October 5 for 36 sets of unidentified human remains retrieved from the main battle area. This is the third batch of mass burial that the Provincial Crisis Management Committee facilitated. (Divina M. Suson/davaotoday.com)
ILIGAN CITY, Philippines – At least eight members of the ISIS-inspired Maute group surrendered to authorities on Wednesday, October 4,…
Some 50 families displaced in Marawi City received certificates of ownership of 8×8 meters “bahay kubo” (nipa huts) constructed inside a 1.2-hectare compound in Bito Buadi Itowa here Monday, October 2.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday afternoon attends the inauguration of the Bahay Pag-asa, a site of temporary shelters in Barangay Bito Buadi Itowa in Marawi City for displaced families who evacuated when ISIS-inspired militants attacked the predominantly Islamic City. The Tarlac Heritage Foundation and Chinese Filipino Business Club Incorporated funded the construction of 50 nipa huts. (Divina M. Suson/davaotoday.com)
Three members of the ISIS-inspired Maute Group have surrendered to authorities after more than four months of flushing them from Marawi City where they attacked on May 23, the military said on Saturday, September 30.
An official of the Office of Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) talks to families from Marawi City who…