Philippine soldiers prepare for an assault. Photo: Xinhua Philippine soldiers prepare for an assault. Photo: Xinhua
Philippine soldiers prepare for an assault. Photo: Xinhua

Dozens dead as Philippine troops, supported by gunships, fight militants in southern city of Marawi

Philippine government admits foreigners have joined local militants, seeking to carve out parts of Mindanao to be ‘part of the caliphate’

Topic |   Islamic militancy
Philippine soldiers prepare for an assault. Photo: Xinhua Philippine soldiers prepare for an assault. Photo: Xinhua
Philippine soldiers prepare for an assault. Photo: Xinhua
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