Duterte Vows To Have His Son Killed If Drug Trafficking Allegations Are True

US | Anders Hagstrom
Protesters burn an effigy of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte to express their outrage while calling for the immediate pullout of U.S. troops in Mindanao province, southern Philippines, during a protest outside the U.S. embassy in metro Manila, Philippines September 15, 2017. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

‘I will protect the police who kill you’

Priest And Civilian Rescued From ISIS Captivity By Filipino Army

World | Joshua Gill
Marawi's vicar-general Father Teresito "Chito" Soganub waves to the media and soldiers at a military camp, after soldiers rescued him from the Islamic State-linked rebels stronghold in Marawi, during a news conference in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines September 18, 2017. REUTERS/Dondi Tawatao - RC138EA3D090

‘Surrender while they still have time’

Here's Where ISIS Wants New Recruits To Go, And It's Not Syria

World | Saagar Enjeti
A fighter of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) holds an ISIL flag and a weapon on a street in the city of Mosul, June 23, 2014. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry held crisis talks with leaders of Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region on Tuesday urging them to stand with Baghdad in the face of a Sunni insurgent onslaught that threatens to dismember the country. Picture taken June 23, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer

Active affiliates in Afghanistan, Egypt, and Libya

Philippines To Ramp Up Crackdown On 'Fake News'

World | Eric Lieberman
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (L) toast glasses during a state dinner at the Malacanang Presidential Palace in Manila, Philippines, January 12, 2017. REUTERS/Francis Malasig

‘Liability and imprisonment’

Duterte: Police Should Kill 'Idiots' Who Resist Arrest

World | Anders Hagstrom
FILE PHOTO - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is interviewed by reporters after the handover of a draft law of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) in a ceremony at the Malacanang presidential palace in metro Manila, Philippines July 17, 2017. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco/File Photo

‘Your duty requires …’

Exclusive: The Story You've Heard About US Drones In Philippines Is Not Entirely Correct

World | Ryan Pickrell
An MQ-9 Reaper remotely piloted drone aircraft performs aerial maneuvers over Creech Air Force Base, Nevada, U.S., June 25, 2015. U.S. Air Force/Senior Airman Cory D. Payne/Handout via REUTERS

‘Yet to receive any formal notice or offer’

Duterte Orders Troops To Fire On Civilians If It Means They Can Kill More Terrorists

World | Ryan Pickrell
A joint group of police and military forces guard while conducting a house to house search as part of clearing operations in different sections of Marawi city. REUTERS/Stringer

‘It is the duty of the civilians to flee or seek cover’

Military Discovers The Decapitated Bodies Of Filipino Civilians Butchered By ISIS Militants

World | Ryan Pickrell
Government troops pray before their assault. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

‘All they do is just to kill and destroy’

ISIS Fighters Ravaging Southern Philippines Turn Hostages Into Sex Slaves

World | Ryan Pickrell
A government soldier fighting the Maute group holds a weapon as he takes cover in Marawi City. REUTERS/Erik De Castro

‘Destroy the dignity of these women’

US Destroyer Struck By Container Ship Failed To Respond To Warnings

World | Ryan Pickrell
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald, damaged by colliding with a Philippine-flagged merchant vessel, is towed by a tugboat upon its arrival at the U.S. naval base in Yokosuka, south of Tokyo, Japan June 17, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

Captain claims cargo ship steered to avoid warship

ISIS-Linked Militants Storm Filipino School, Take Hostages

World | Will Atkins
A member loyal to the ISIL waves an ISIL flag in Raqqa

We can confirm that they occupied a school and there were civilians trapped

Duterte: You Don't Battle ISIS With Men, You Crush Them With Bombs

World | Ryan Pickrell
A joint group of police and military forces guard while conducting a house to house search as part of clearing operations in different sections of Marawi city. REUTERS/Stringer

‘Destroy everything’

Philippines Wants To Make A Deal With Communist Rebels So It Can Destroy ISIS

World | Jonah Bennett
A government soldier looks at a man holding a white flag who fled his home as government troops continue their assault on insurgents from the Maute group, who have taken over large parts of the Marawi City, Philippines June 1, 2017. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

‘Not undertaking offensive operations’