Updated 11:29 AM EDT, Tue, Jun 16, 2020

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US Special Forces; US Navy Join Fight against Islamic State Terrorists in Marawi City, Philippines

"The United States is a proud ally of the Philippines, and we will continue to work with the Philippines."

Duterte Seeks Beijing's Financial Help in its Fight Against Islamic Extremists

Duterte Seeks Beijing's Financial Help in its Fight Against Islamic Extremists

In a bid to neutralize the growing Islamic threat in the Philippines, President Rodrigo Duterte is seeking China's financial help by way of a loan to be used in acquiring high-powered military arms and weaponry.

Mass murderer?

Duterte Silent on Allegations He had 1,000 Persons Murdered as Mayor of Davao City

"Our job was to kill criminals like drug pushers, rapists, snatchers. That's what we did. We killed people almost every day," said Matobato.

Philippines President

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte Continues Tirade Against US, Wants U.S. Troops out of the Country

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has continued his tirade against the United States, suggesting that American troops should leave country's troubled south.

Special joggers

Duterte Blames US for Muslim Insurgency in Mindanao; Orders US Troops to Leave the Philippines

Durtete said in another rambling rant the U.S. is to blame for the violence in Mindanao and that its military advisers on the island are worsening that violence.


Clashes Erupt in Southern Philippines, 30 Police Commandos Dead

In an effort to arrest Jemaah Islamiya master bomb maker, Malaysian national Zulkipli Abdhir alias Marwan, 30 police commandos were massacred in an encounter with Islamic terror group in Southern Philippines.

Bus bombed

Extortionists Believed Behind Philippine Bus Bombing that Killed 9

Philippine authorities believe extortionists could be behind another bombing attack on a bus that killed nine people, including some college students, in Bukidnon province in the island of Mindanao, the Philippines Tuesday night.

Philippine President Benigno Aquino

Philippine Region Closer To Passing Self-Governance Bill in Mindanao

Philippine President Benigno Aquino has passed the draft to the Parliament regarding the proposed law of granting autonomy to minority Muslims in the country held at the Malacanang Palace on Wednesday.

Philippine Abu Sayyaf Commander with Ties to Al-Qaeda Captured

A Filipino commander of militant group Abu Sayyaf, listed in the US' most wanted, was captured by Philippine police forces on Wednesday.

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