A Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) volunteer is at the forefront of saving the lives of civilians caught in the fierce fighting between government forces and the Islamic State (IS)-inspired Maute group and Abu Sayyaf in Marawi City, an online Philstar report said on June 12.
Marawi City, 07 May 2017. United Bangsamoro Justice Party (UBJP), a political party established by the Moro Islamic Liberation Front, held its first historic assembly at the MSU Dimaporo Gymnasium, Marawi City yesterday attended by more than 10,000 participants from the different municipalities of Lanao del Sur.
Cotabato City – On Friday, May 26 - a day before Ramadan, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in the Philippines has finally accessed the civilians in Marawi City who are stranded and in trauma. “This morning, our team has finally entered Marawi City and delivered 1,000 water jugs to the displaced families at the provincial capitol, and transported at least 300 residents from Marawi to the evacuation center in Saguiaran,” said Pascal Porchet, Head of Delegation of the ICRC in the country.