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Islamic State lurks in Philippine shadows

While one terror battle has ended, the next one looms in the shadows on the southern Philippine island of Mindanao. Five months after the Islamic State-aligned Maute Group laid destructive siege to the southern city of Marawi, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana announced on October 23 the end of government operations to liberate the city from […]