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Islamic State’s new frontline in the Philippines

The Philippine military is in hot pursuit of the Islamic State (IS)-aligned Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) amid concerns the militant group aims to launch an urban siege akin to the recent devastating assault on the city of Marawi. Last week, Philippine armed forces intensified air and ground assaults against two of BIFF’s known three […]