Home News Nation Duterte declares Martial Law in Mindanao

Duterte declares Martial Law in Mindanao

44 second read

(This is a developing story.)

President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday night declared Martial Law in the whole island of Mindanao following the attacks of the ISIS-supporting group Maute.

Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella made the announcement during a press conference in Moscow, Russia. He said Duterte declared the Martial Law past 10 pm on Tuesday.

Duterte is in Russia for a state-visit. Northernforum.net

Load More Related Articles
Load More In Nation

Leave a Reply

Check Also

Marcos, Ilocos Norte town mayor, driver shot dead

CAGAYAN, Philippines- The mayor of Marcos town in Ilocos Norte province was shot dead on S…