Protesters stage a demonstration dubbed “Black Friday” to mark the first month of the declaration of martial law in Mindanao, near the presidential palace in Manila on June 23. Photo: EPA

Will Duterte heed the message inherent in Marawi’s Islamist uprising?

Gwynne Dyer says the failure of Rodrigo Duterte’s government to reach a compromise with the moderate Moro group may well foster radicalisation among discontented Muslims in Mindanao, creating fertile ground for extremist outfits such as Islamic State

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Protesters stage a demonstration dubbed “Black Friday” to mark the first month of the declaration of martial law in Mindanao, near the presidential palace in Manila on June 23. Photo: EPA
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