Martial Law in Mindanao

CRAMPED

CRAMPED

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Jul 28, 2017

A Maranao mother rocks her infant child to sleep inside a ​three feet by four feetclassroom at the Al Noor Madrasah School in Barangay Tomas Cabili, Iligan City on Thursday, July 27. At night time, four to five families cramp ​the rooms such as this to sleep, often with the men opting to stay outside to give the women and children more space. (More…) (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)

Death toll continues to rise on 63rd day of Marawi crisis

Death toll continues to rise on 63rd day of Marawi crisis

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Jul 26, 2017

The death toll on government side has climbed to more than 100 as government armed ​f​orces ​continued to ​battle with the fighters of the Islamic State-linked Maute Group, which entered its 63rd day on Monday.
​The government military said it already sustained 109 soldiers who died since the Maute Group mounted its attack on Marawi City May 23.