Maute brothers - updates

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Marawi death toll breaches 1,000

Oct 11, 2017 - 7:45 PM

Troops recover 22 bodies in a former enemy stronghold. DNA tests are conducted to see if leaders of the attack are among the cadavers.

URBAN WARFARE. File photo of government troops fighting members of the Maute group in Marawi City. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

PH military believes 5 other Maute brothers killed

Sep 08, 2017 - 1:20 PM

The deaths of the 5 brothers and Abdullah Maute leave Omar as the only Maute brother fighting in Marawi says the Philippine military

PH military believes Abdullah Maute is dead

Sep 04, 2017 - 11:28 AM

3rd UPDATE Abdullah Maute is already killed Chatter over Telegram indicates he is killed says Western Mindanao Command chief Lieutenant General Carlito Galvez

DEAD? Omar and Abdullah Maute, the known leaders of the so-called Maute Brothers, are believed to be dead

Father of Maute brothers dies due to health reasons – BJMP

Aug 27, 2017 - 9:25 PM

3rd UPDATE The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology says the Maute patriarch died after his blood pressure shot up and he had difficulty breathing

DEAD. Cayamora Maute after his arrest on June 6, 2017 in Davao City.

Marawi: Where military rules and LGUs take a backseat

Aug 03, 2017 - 7:48 AM

It s been the longest martial law period for any area in Mindanao in more than 3 decades How are local executives and civilians coping?

FOCUS SHIFT. A soldier carry a child during rescue and evacuation operations in Marawi on May 31, 2017. Photo by Ted Aljibe/AFP

Gov't retakes Maute stronghold, Dansalan College, in Marawi

Jul 04, 2017 - 4:13 PM

The Philippine military claims it retrieved the cadaver of a foreign fighter believed to be from Singapore

LAKE LANAO. Army soldiers stand watch as they hold their position near the shoreline of Lake Lanao in Marawi City on Thursday, June 22,2017. File photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

MILF, Maute Group battle for legitimacy

Jul 03, 2017 - 11:04 AM

The mountainous town of Butig is host to an MILF camp where its founding leader Hashim Salamat is buried It s also where the ISIS linked Maute Group trained its fighters before they targeted Marawi

CAUTIOUS. MILF peace implementing panel chairman Mohagher Iqbal says the situation in Marawi City is 'so sensitive.' Rappler photo

Terror in Mindanao: The Mautes of Marawi

Jun 26, 2017 - 11:30 AM

We tell the story of a family behind a homegrown terrorist group that most effectively spread the ISIS ideology in the Philippines

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Jun 13, 2017 - 9:02 PM

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4 captured Maute fighters dead in ambush

Jun 11, 2017 - 11:31 AM

3rd UPDATE Several Maute Group members are reportedly killed and a few policemen injured because of an ambush by an unknown group

AMBUSH. Police escorting suspected members are ambushed on their war from Marawi City to Cagayan de Oro City. Photo by Carlo Gabuco

Maute matriarch also arrested

Jun 10, 2017 - 7:08 AM

UPDATED Her two sons – Abdullah and Omar – are the known leaders of the notorious terrorist Maute Group that joined forces with the Abu Sayyaf faction of Isnilon Hapilon to seize Marawi City

Maute patriarch moved to Camp Bagong Diwa

Jun 08, 2017 - 9:29 AM

Cayamora Maute whose sons lead a local terror group is moved to Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig past midnight

ARRESTED. Cayamora Maute is interviewed by media following a press conference about his arrest in Davao City. Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

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Jun 06, 2017 - 8:49 PM

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Who is Cayamora Maute?

Jun 06, 2017 - 8:03 PM

His arrest is a blow to the homegrown terrorist group that attacked Marawi City says the military

Mautes' father, 4 others arrested in Davao City

Jun 06, 2017 - 5:25 PM

3rd UPDATE The 5 are intercepted at a Task Force Davao checkpoint in Davao City hometown of President Rodrigo Duterte

Duterte offers P20M combined bounties for Hapilon, Mautes

Jun 05, 2017 - 7:04 PM

AFP Chief of Staff General Eduardo Año says the President offers P10M for the arrest of Hapilon and P5M each for Abdullah Maute and Omar Maute

ISNILON HAPILON. Screenshot of a video showing Isnilon Hapilon pledging allegiance to the Islamic State (ISIS).

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Nov 29, 2016 - 2:45 PM

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Duterte confirms Maute terror group's ISIS links

Nov 29, 2016 - 12:44 AM

In the first high level government confirmation of the links between the two terrorist organizations Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says There s already war now in Lanao

NO 'MILKING COWS.' President Rodrigo Duterte says he has looked into the 'sordid record' of the Energy Regulatory Commission. File photo by Robinson Ninal/PPD

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Nov 28, 2016 - 1:08 PM

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PH military: 35 members of Maute terror group killed

Nov 27, 2016 - 2:08 PM

The military chases the local terror group in Butig town in Lanao del Sur after they occupied a portion of the municipal hall Saturday morning and raised the black flag of the Islamic State

SITE OF MILITARY OPERATIONS. File photo of Army troops arriving in Butig, Lanao del Sur in early 2016 for the offensive against an ISIS-inspired armed group. Photo by Rappler