Philippines ‘At War’: Civilians evacuated as army takes fight to terrorists in Marawi (EXCLUSIVE)

The Philippines has been gripped in violence as a Manila casino is attacked and President Duterte vows to crack down on terrorists. Fierce fighting between government forces and ISIS-affiliated militants has spread to the streets of Marawi… with civilians at threat of being caught in the crossfire.With mass evacuations underway, Charlotte Dubenskij looks at what it’s like to be in the battle zone right now.

 

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