Marawi-soldiers | SunStar

Marawi-soldiers

Time to read
less than
1 minute
Read so far

Marawi-soldiers

Thursday, August 31, 2017

MARAWI. Philippine Marines patrol a stretch of road in Barangay Bubong Madaya, Marawi City in this photo taken Wednesday, August 30. The village of Bubong Madaya is within the main battle area between government forces and Isis-inspired extremists. On 100th day of the crisis, Joint Task Force Marawi announced 617 extremists, 133 soldiers, and 45 civilians were killed. The military said they have been able to recover 667 firearms and rescued 1,728 civilians. (Divina M. Suson)

DISCLAIMER: Sun.Star website welcomes friendly debate, but comments posted on this site do not necessary reflect the views of the Sun.Star management and its affiliates. Sun.Star reserves the right to delete, reproduce or modify comments posted here without notice. Posts that are inappropriate will automatically be deleted.

Forum rules: Do not use obscenity. Some words have been banned. Stick to the topic. Do not veer away from the discussion. Be coherent and respectful. Do not shout or use CAPITAL LETTERS!