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Oct 24, 2017
Life limping back to normalcy in Philippines' Marawi after five-month long war against Islamic StateDefence chiefs announced on Monday that the fighting, which claimed more than 1,100 lives and left the eastern half of Marawi in ruins, had ended following a final clash in a mosque in which dozens of gunmen were killed.
Oct 23, 2017
Philippines announces end of five-month long battle against Islamic State in MarawiA five-month battle against Islamic State supporters in the southern Philippines that claimed more than 1,000 lives has ended on Monday.
Oct 16, 2017
Watch: Army says battle for Philippine city against ISIS linked militants to end soonPhilippine troops Sunday bombed militants loyal to the Islamic State group who have held out for over four months in a southern city and the military said the conflict would be over "very soon".
Oct 15, 2017
Philippine Army says battle for Marawi to end 'very soon', 1,000 deadPhilippine troops bombed militants loyal to the Islamic State group who have held out for over four months in a southern city and the military said the conflict would be over "very soon".
Sep 17, 2017
Philippine Army captures Islamic State command centre in besieged city of MarawiThe Philippine military has captured the command centre of Islamic State group supporters who have besieged a southern city for nearly four months
Aug 06, 2017
Philippines military needs 20,000 more troops to tackle Islamic State seige in Marawi, says president DuterteThe militants, waving the black Islamic State flag, have occupied parts of Marawi since 23 May, prompting Duterte to declare martial law in the entire southern region of Mindanao.
Jul 29, 2017
Indonesia, Australia host counter-terrorism meeting to address rising threat of Islamic militancyIndonesia and Australia co- hosted a counter-terrorism meeting on Friday to address the rising threat of foreign fighters
Jul 12, 2017
Philippine fighter jet's mistaken strike kills two soldiers, wounds eleven in MarawiA Philippine air force fighter jet missed its target in an airstrike Wednesday against Islamic State group-aligned militants in southern Marawi city, killing two soldiers who were hit by debris from a building where they were taking cover, military officials said.
Jul 10, 2017
Philippines violence: Islamic State militants forcing children, hostages to fight, says armyCasualties among children and civilians forced to take up arms could not be ruled out, said Philippines military spokesperson.
Jul 08, 2017
Philippino armed forces use air strikes to target Islamic State snipers in high-rise buildingsSnipers in high-rise buildings are the main problem facing Philippine forces battling to crush pro-Islamic State fighters who have occupied Marawi for more than a month