The Philippine government’s military offensives against a local group suspected of having ties with ISIS have displaced thousands of residents in Marawi City, located in the southern island of Mindanao. https://globalvoices.org/2017/05/30/photos-more-than-70000-displaced-by-clashes-between-philippine-troops-and-suspected-isis-backed-group/
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