Rodrigo Duterte

Martial law in Mindanao extended

Martial law in the Mindanao region was first implemented in May 2017, after hundreds of Islamic State affiliated militants took control of the city of Marawi.

21 December 2018

More mayoral murders

Over 30 people were killed in the run-up to the 2016 elections; 22 candidates were killed in this year’s election of village officials.

3 October 2018