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Free Marawi

Ted Aljibe, AFP

Posted at Oct 17 2017 07:39 PM

Free Marawi

Philippine soldiers aboard their armored personnel carrier celebrate after President Duterte declared Marawi City "liberated", inside the battle area of Bangolo in Marawi on Tuesday. The Armed Forces of the Philippines predicts that the five-month battle against militants linked to the Islamic State group will end soon.