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Questions you need to ask about martial law in Mindanao

May 25, 2017 - 2:23 PM

Martial law is meant to give the military control over its coverage area when the civilian government could no longer function

CRISIS IN MARAWI. Residents of Marawi City fleeing the armed clashes between government forces and the Maute Group arrives in Iligan on May 24, 2017. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

The military that ousted a dictator buried him a hero

Nov 19, 2016 - 1:18 PM

The Filipino soldier’s strength lies in his ability to obey orders His character lies in the many times he has also disobeyed them

Photo from Office of the Army Chief Public Affairs

QUIZ: Would you have survived martial law?

Feb 24, 2016 - 4:18 PM

Put yourself to the test and see how likely you are to pull through martial law unscathed

Rappler Newscast | April 15, 2014

Apr 15, 2014 - 8:27 PM

Luzon power supply tight till Wednesday MILF slams military for disrupting peace Washington Post The Guardian share Pulitzer for NSA coverage