Category Archives: rehabilitation of Marawi

Marawi siege won’t derail Mindanao’s economic performance next year – MinDA

DAVAO CITY  (MindaNews/ 7 December 2017) – The five-month long fighting between government forces and Islamic State-inspired militants in Marawi City won’t slow down the economic performance of Mindanao in 2018, Mindanao Development Authority executive deputy director Romeo Montenegro said. In an interview Tuesday, Montenegro said the Marawi siege was seen as a “temporary setback” […]

Duterte welcomes probe on possible abuses by gov’t forces in Marawi siege

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/30 October) – President Rodrigo R. Duterte said he welcomes any investigation on abuses the police and military may have committed during the conduct of operations against the Islamic State-inspired Maute Group in Marawi City. He said he holds himself solely responsible for what happened during the five-month conflict that displaced hundreds of thousands of people and destroyed […]