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NAMRODIN Didato’s family and about 40 others have been languishing at an evacuation center since Islamic State-aligned militants occupied Marawi City on May leaving their lakeside hometown in shambles. Philippines Cities, Jim Mattis, Military Operations, Ny Times, Paris Skyline, Asia, United States, Urban, World

No livelihood, no home: Marawi evacuees face hardship on return to devastated city

NAMRODIN Didato’s family and about 40 others have been languishing at an evacuation center since Islamic State-aligned militants occupied Marawi City on May 23, leaving their lakeside hometown in shambles.

My Wife: Philippine marines stand at attention during their send-off ceremony ending their combat duty against pro-Islamic State militant groups in Marawi City October 21 Standing At Attention, Insurgent, My Wife, High Quality Images, Southeast Asia, Troops, Marines, Philippines, Military

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FILIPINO troops are zeroing in on three sons of Isnilon Hapilon, the slain "emir" of Islamic State in Southeast Asia, and two Malaysians, including Amin Baco, who has been central to facilitating the movement of foreign fighters in the region.

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Will democracy be restored in Philippines now that the terrorist leaders are dead?

FOR ALMOST five months, 21 million people in the southern Philippines have been living under martial law.

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US President Donald Trump will skip the East Asia Summit (EAS) in the Philippines next month, instead choosing to return to Washington a day before, citing scheduling reasons.

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Duterte changes tack in drug war amid mounting protests, declining popularity

AMID mounting criticisms and declining net satisfaction ratings on his deadly drug war, President Rodrigo Duterte has changed course, replacing the police force with the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) as the “sole agency” to combat the narcotics menace.

THE United Nations has stricken off the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), the largest Islamic armed group in the Philippines fighting for self-determination in Mindanao, from the list of armed groups recruiting and employing child warriors. Mindanao, Rebel, Philippines, Children, Young Children, Kids, Children's Comics, Sons

Philippine Moro rebels have ousted child soldiers - UN

THE United Nations has stricken off the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), the largest Islamic armed group in the Philippines fighting for self-determination in Mindanao, from the list of armed groups recruiting and employing child warriors.

SECURITY forces in the Philippines said eight foreigners are among the remaining 40 militants still fighting in Marawi, nearly six months after the Islamic State-inspired Maute Group laid siege to the southern city. Filipino, High Quality Images, Military Vehicles, Philippines, Monster Trucks, Film, Soldiers, Countries, Internet

Philippines: Foreigners in leading militant roles in besieged Marawi

SECURITY forces in the Philippines said eight foreigners are among the remaining 40 militants still fighting in Marawi, nearly six months after the Islamic State-inspired Maute Group laid siege to the southern city.

SECURITY and illegal drugs problem are hampering the southern Philippine island of Mindanao from leading the country to achieve food security, President Rodrigo Duterte said. Rodrigo Duterte, Mindanao, Ny Times, Troops, Martial, Celebrity News, Rebel, Drugs, Bali

Security, drug woes in Mindanao impede Philippine bid for food security - Duterte

SECURITY and illegal drugs problem are hampering the southern Philippine island of Mindanao from leading the country to achieve food security, President Rodrigo Duterte said.

SECURITY and illegal drugs problem are hampering the southern Philippine island of Mindanao from leading the country to achieve food security, President Rodrigo Duterte said. Rodrigo Duterte, Mindanao, Food Security, Philippines, Drugs

Security, drug woes in Mindanao impede Philippine bid for food security - Duterte

SECURITY and illegal drugs problem are hampering the southern Philippine island of Mindanao from leading the country to achieve food security, President Rodrigo Duterte said.

Former Philippines first lady Imelda Marcos kisses the glass coffin of Ferdinand Marcos in (Reuters/Romeo Ronoco) . Ferdinand, People Power Revolution, Top News Stories, She Is Gorgeous, United States Army, World Leaders, Philippines, History, Lady

Imelda Marcos' famous collection of 3,000 shoes partly destroyed by termites and floods after lying in storage in the Philippines for 26 years since she exiled

The damage extends to more than 150 boxes of clothes and shoes belonging to the former Philippines' First Lady, left behind after she and her dictator husband were driven out of the country in 1986.

Death of Philippine Teenager Stokes Opposition to Dutertes Drug Crackdown Investigations, Philippines, Drugs, Death, Wordpress

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IN direct contradiction to police claims, 17-year-old Kian Loyd delos Santos was shot in the ear and in the back as his killer stood over him, according to explosive conclusions drawn from an autopsy conducted on Sunday by the Public Attorney’s Office (PAO).

‘Imbecilic’ to listen to army on martial law, Filipino communist party tells Duterte Rodrigo Duterte, Mindanao, Filipino, Martial, Philippines, Law, Army, Gi Joe, Military

'Imbecilic' to listen to army on martial law, Filipino communist party tells Duterte

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte's move to follow the army's advice to extend martial law in Mindanao is "imbecilic", the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) said, as the siege in Marawi to flush out militants of the Islamic State-inspired Maute Group approaches its 50th day.

‘Imbecilic’ to listen to army on martial law, Filipino communist party tells Duterte Rodrigo Duterte, Mindanao, Filipino, Martial, Philippines, Law, Army, Gi Joe, Military

'Imbecilic' to listen to army on martial law, Filipino communist party tells Duterte

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte's move to follow the army's advice to extend martial law in Mindanao is "imbecilic", the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) said, as the siege in Marawi to flush out militants of the Islamic State-inspired Maute Group approaches its 50th day.

AFTER a week-long visit to the Middle East, President Rodrigo Duterte brought home with him 138 overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) who have been stranded in Saudi Arabia. Rodrigo Duterte, Saudi Arabia, Filipino, Philippines, Bring It On

Duterte brings home over 100 stranded Filipino workers from Saudi Arabia

AFTER a week-long visit to the Middle East, President Rodrigo Duterte brought home with him 138 overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) who have been stranded in Saudi Arabia.

“Beauty and the Beast” star Emma Watson hit back at critics who suggested that posing for a revealing photo in Vanity Fair magazine was hypocritical of her feminist views. Emma Watson Outfits, Vanity Fair, Mischa Barton, Gown Photos, Actrices Hollywood, Female Stars, Poses, British Actresses, Famous Women

Philippines: Beauty and the Beast becomes top grossing film of all time

Disney’s new film Beauty and the Beast made history this week by topping the all-time box office record in the Philippines.

Government peace initiatives with Muslim rebels remain on track, but the Duterte administration foresees more violence as the military continues offensive operations against the Abu Sayyaf and those affiliated with the terrorist Islamic State (IS). Philippine Star, Philippine News, Shiga, Mindanao, Islamic Prayer, Christian Girls, Stand Strong, Islam Religion, A Classroom

Philippines: Leader of Abu Sayyaf group that beheaded German killed in gunfight

PHILIPPINES security forces say a highly wanted Abu Sayyaf leader was among those killed in a skirmish with government troops in the resort Island of Bohol on Tuesday.