Terror Archive

Abandoning their own in the face of death? Hapilon, Maute tried to flee the battlefield. Hostages provide pinpointed intelligence about both.

Abandoning their own? * * * * * * * * * * * * *

Isnilon Hapilon and Omar maute killed in action. Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana announces the deaths. End of siege is quite near: AFP.

Hapilon and Omar Maute killed. * * * * * * * * * * *

Threat perception must go first:Duterte. Martial Law to stay till safety is guaranteed. Rehabilitation requires environment of peace.

Threat environment must go. * * * * * * * * * * * *

Troops capture Mosque and rescue priest. Jamaitul Islamia Marawi Foundation (JIMF) building too. Bato Mosque was command center for terrorists.

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Abdullah Maute killed in airstrike. No confirmation: Only intercepted Telegram. Omar Maute is still alive: Army.

Abdullah Maute succumbs in airstrike. * * * * * * * * * * *

Marawi siege down to the last 500 m: AFP chief. No way out; no way in. Exits and entry points sealed. Last ditch battle might be bloody and fierce.

Marawi being retaken. * * * * * * * * * * * * *

United States to provide drones and training. Steps to counter Islamic State led insurgency groups.

United States gives a helping hand. * * * * * * * * * *

Strategic Mapandi Bridge captured in Marawi. Troops, armaments move freely: Padilla. Focus on salvaging lives of hostages: Duterte.

Mapandi bridge in AFP control. * * * * * * * * * * *

United States maintaining supplies in Marawi. Counterterrorism equipment, munitions supplied. Rockets and Rocket motors arrive in time.

United States keeps its promised supplies, * * * * * * * * * *

Gutoc blames Military of human rights abuses. Cites few cases to justify her allegations. Alvarez denies. Asks her to address CHR.

Gutoc blames AFP. * * * * * * * * * * * * *

Sison cautions Duterte on extending Martial Law. Don’t use NPA attacks as excuse.

Sison issues warning. * * * * * * * * * * * * *

Peace talks with NDFP combine suspended again. Four PSG commandos injured in ambush. Sincerity and stoppage of extortion required from NDFP.

Peace requires sincerity from NDFP. * * * * * * * * * * *

MILF chief refuses to bail out terrorists. Recognizes President Duterte’s stand. Foreign elements main reason.

MILF will not intervene. * * * * * * * * * * * *

MILF takes a stand against violent radicalism. Supports Fatwa for peace in Bangsamoro region. Opposes entry of violent foreigners and spread of chaos.

MILF supports peace. * * * * * * * * * * * * *

MILF likely to mediate in Marawi siege? Highly sensitive issue. Civilian interest must:Iqbal. Swapping parents of Maute leaders with Priest likely.

MILF may mediate at Marawi * * * * * * * * * * *

PH, Indonesia, Malaysia start joint patrolling. Meeting on Thursday to consolidate operations. Kidnappings likely to be reduced by joint patrolling.

joint operations will be effective * * * * * * * * * * *

NPA snatches guns from Iloilo Police Station. NDF had just announced cessation of hostilities. 12 firearms including 8 high-power guns taken away.

Iloilo attack opportunistic. * * * * * * * * * * * * *

NO TALKS: The government toughens stand. Troop reinforcements for last ditch battle. Deaths of civilians and military cannot be overlooked.

Talks not possible after so many deaths. * * * * * * * * *

NDF directs NPA to oppose foreign terrorists. Stop hostilities with government forces in Mindanao. Let us fight the enemy without engaging each other.

NDF to the rescue. * * * * * * * * * * * *

AFP and police nab Maute Bomb maker. Jadid Maute posed as fake student of Mindanao State University. Capability of terrorists significantly eroded: AFP.

Bomb maker nabbed. * * * * * * * * * * * * *

Celebrating Independence day in Marawi. PH Flag raised as bombers attacked terrorists. 150 militants, 60 troops and 25 civilians killed.

independence challenged * * * * * * * * * * * * * *

China applauds US help to Philippines. U S Special Forces assisting in Marawi operations . Terrorism is a mankind’s common enemy.

China supports US role. * * * * * * * * * * * *

US providing logistical support to AFP at Marawi. Counterterrorism weapons donated by the US. Balikatan exercises focus on disaster response.

Support in logistics by US. * * * * * * * * * * *

Tourism cos. stocks tumble due to Resorts World attack. Security guards need to be employed for security. Poor security management to blame for 38 deaths.

Tourism on the back foot. * * * * * * * * * * *