Jo-ar Herrera - updates

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Marawi evacuees beg Duterte: End war, martial law now

Jul 24, 2017 - 2:58 PM

As President Duterte delivers his second SONA Marawi evacuees say they want to go home

Tent cities, mass graves readied as gov't troops clear Marawi

Jun 21, 2017 - 10:18 PM

Brigadier General Ramiro Manuel Rey commander of Task Force Ranao says they are now coordinating with the local government unit leaders for the recovery and rehabilitation plans of Marawi

DEPLOYMENT. Marines are deployed to the frontline from their command post on June 21, 2017, in Marawi City. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

Marawi tanks with graffiti are talk of the town

Jun 21, 2017 - 7:36 PM

Photos of these tanks have become viral online dubbed as Filipino soldiers do it yourself armor

IMPROVISED. The Philippine military puts additional protection for its armored personnel carriers. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rapper

‪U.S. special forces back PH troops in Marawi

Jun 10, 2017 - 4:53 PM

3rd UPDATE Marawi based military spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Jo ar Herrera says there are strong indications that Omarkhayam and Madie Maute two leaders of the Marawi attack were killed in separate operations

MARAWI CLASH. Using their V-300 Commando Fire Support Vehicle, the Philippine Marines patrol Barangay Saduc in Marawi City on June 6, 2017. Photo by Bbobby Lagsa/Rappler

13 marines killed in Marawi's bloody Friday

Jun 10, 2017 - 1:46 PM

UPDATED An officer is among those killed in Friday s fierce day long battle with terrorists in Marawi City Another 40 marines are wounded

THE MARINES ARE HERE. File photo of Philippine Marines operating in Marawi City. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rapppler

Hapilon is still in Marawi – military

Jun 09, 2017 - 9:42 PM

Tunnels underneath houses and buildings are also found during clearing operations They yield caches of arms and ammunition

'EMIR' OF ISIS? Abu Sayyaf leader Isnilon Hapilon in an old video where he pledged allegiance to the ISIS

PH military asks Facebook to close terrorist accounts

Jun 09, 2017 - 5:55 PM

3rd UPDATE Military spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Jo ar Herrera says We are requesting Facebook Philippines to take down these accounts They are spreading lies and misinformation

U.S. provides 'technical assistance' to troops in Marawi – AFP

Jun 06, 2017 - 12:13 PM

We have an agreement with our US counterparts in terms of combating terrorism says Lieutenant Colonel Jo Ar Herrera military spokesman on the Marawi crisis

MILITARY OPERATIONS. The Armed Forces of the Philippines continues operations against terrorists in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur.