ISIS in Philippines - updates

Rappler's latest stories on ISIS in Philippines


Maute-ISIS remnants scatter into 10 subgroups – PH military

Mar 05, 2018 - 6:18 PM

The Maute-ISIS group, as it is locally known, has more than 300 fighters remaining. They are supposedly lying low but continue to retrain and recruit new members.

MARAWI REHABILITATION. The government recognizes that the rehabilitation of Marawi City after the destructive war is an important step in making sure radical groups do not get support from the people. Malacañang photo

Duterte pushes for stronger efforts to end financing of terror groups

Jan 26, 2018 - 11:38 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte, remembering the Marawi crisis, stressed the importance of cooperation for timely and thorough intelligence gathering and analysis

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is accompanied by India Prime Minister Narendra Modi prior to the start of the bilateral meeting at the Hyderabad House in New Delhi, India on January 24, 2018. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Resorts World Manila to give victims' families P1M each

Jun 03, 2017 - 8:48 PM

Police are still trying to identify the lone gunman who attacked Resorts World Manila on June 2

GRIEF. Relatives of victims wait for their loved ones outside the Resorts World Hotel in Pasay on June 2, 2017. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Duterte hopeful top Abu Sayyaf leader dead after serious injury

Apr 03, 2017 - 5:16 PM

The President says he has reason to hope Isnilon Hapilon who has pledged allegiance to ISIS is dead after getting wounded during military airstrikes

LOYALTY TO THE ISLAMIC STATE. Senior Abu Sayyaf leader Isnilon Hapilon swears allegiance to ISIS

Duterte links Midsayap, Davao bombings to ISIS

Dec 30, 2016 - 12:26 AM

In an interview with Rappler President Rodrigo Duterte says some of his relatives may have even pledged loyalty to terrorist group ISIS


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Aug 16, 2016 - 12:35 PM

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Duterte to ISIS: You might bring out the worst in me

Aug 15, 2016 - 7:39 PM

Duterte condemns ISIS atrocities and warns If you can do it I can do it 10 times better than you definitely

NATIONAL SECURITY. President Duterte arrrives in Catbalogan, Samar to visit a military camp. Photo from Presidential Photographers Division

FVR: Raw intel says 100 Filipinos training with ISIS

Aug 20, 2014 - 2:01 PM

The former president says the Abu Sayyaf Group is being encouraged by the success of the ISIS and ISIL in Iraq

LOYALTY TO THE ISLAMIC STATE. Senior Abu Sayyaf leader Isnilon Hapilon swears allegiance to ISIS