A government soldier informs residents not to drive at the main street of Marawi City. Photo: Reuters

Philippine troops using ‘maximum force’ in bid to drive militants out of Marawi City on southern island

A city of 200,000 people, Marawi is mostly deserted, with officials saying “80-90 per cent” of the population has fled

Topic |   Islamic militancy

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A government soldier informs residents not to drive at the main street of Marawi City. Photo: Reuters
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