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The Philippine army has completed an operation to sweep Maravi from igilovtsev

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Philippine Minister of Defense Dolphin Lorenzana today announced the completion of the operation to free the city of Maravi from the terrorists of a group affiliated with ISIS (* banned in the Russian Federation). This grouping is called Abu Sayyaf (*). The terrorists declared the city of Maravi on the island of Mindanao its territory in May of this year. Since then, during the liberation of the city, according to official data, about 200 soldiers and police officers were killed.


According to the Minister of Defense of the Philippines, a total of over 900 terrorists were destroyed in the city. There were no civilian casualties. In the main defense department of the country speak about 50 dead. Earlier sounded much larger numbers.

The Philippine army has completed an operation to sweep Maravi from igilovtsev


The operation went into the final stripping phase a little over a week ago. All the leaders of the terrorist group destroyed by the army units of the Philippines. The names of neutralized leaders are called. In addition to Isnilon Hapilon and Omar Mauta, who had passports of Filipino citizens, Malaysian Mahmoud Ahmadi was eliminated.

Now official Manila announces the beginning of a major campaign in the restoration of the destroyed neighborhoods of the city and the return of refugees to their homes. In total, Maravi and the surrounding area have abandoned thousands of civilians since 400 since the end of this spring.
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  1. The black
    The black 23 October 2017 12: 30 New
    +2
    They starved them there belay .... I already forgot about them, I thought the question has long been settled ....
    1. oldseaman1957
      oldseaman1957 23 October 2017 12: 42 New
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      The Philippine army has completed an operation to sweep Maravi from igilovtsev
      Along the way, it turns out that only two presidents are fighting ISIS: Putin and Duterte. Yes, Duterte PERSONALLY participated in operations.
      1. cniza
        cniza 23 October 2017 12: 43 New
        +3
        Yes, you won’t get sick of him, he said he did.
  2. Egorovich
    Egorovich 23 October 2017 12: 40 New
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    Rodrigo Duterte can be congratulated on the victory. Well done Filipinos !!!
  3. aszzz888
    aszzz888 23 October 2017 13: 54 New
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    Duterte said that he would harass the spirits - he did so ... good