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Metro Manila (CNN Philippines) — The war in Marawi has raged for

nearly five months since it began in May.

Thousands of residents suffer from massive displacement, as the city is left
in ruins. Several soldiers and terrorists have been killed, and civilians have
died in the long-drawn-out conflict.

May 23, 2017
Government forces clashed with members of the rebel group Maute in
Marawi City, Lanao del Sur.

Reports said armed men have taken over the Amai Pakpak Medical
Center, with the group replacing the Philippine flag with a black flag,
supposedly representing the Islamic State (ISIS).

Fr. Chito Soganub, along with other churchworkers, were taken from the St.
Mary's Cathedral.

Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) First Infantry Division Spokesman
Lt. Col. Jo-Ar Herrera said Abu Sayyaf leader Isnilon Hapilon was among
the armed men seen in the area.

President Rodrigo Duterte, who was in Moscow to meet Russian President
Vladimir Putin, declared martial law in Mindanao, citing the attack as
possibly rebellion.

May 24
Duterte suspended the privilege of writ of habeas corpus, allowing
warrantless arrests for those connected in the crisis.

The Department of Social Work and Development in Marawi said some
residents have started to evacuate in nearby areas.

May 26
Solicitor General Jose Calida said the Maute group have foreign members,
with Indonesians and Malaysians fighting alongside the terrorists.

May 29
The Palace signs Arrest Order No. 1, ordering the arrest of more than 100
Maute members for the crime of rebellion.

kidnapping. They were also placed on an immigration lookout bulletin. Defense secretary and martial law administrator Delfin Lorenzana said eight foreign terrorists believed to be members of ISIS were among those killed in clashes in Marawi City. June 1 The justice department announced more than 100 members of the Maute and Abu Sayyaf bandits charged with murder. Restituto Padilla said the deadline set by Lorenzana could not be met. May 30 Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao Governor Mujiv Hataman said 84. June 2 AFP spokesperson BGen." May 31 Duterte approved the creation of a "peace corridor" or a secure space to ensure the safety of civilians and humanitarian groups. Lorenzana also set the first deadline for the Marawi crisis --. your air attacks. and to stop the airstrikes.600 individuals have been displaced due to the clashes.on June 2. The AFP revealed that a government airstrike mistakenly killed 10 soldiers and wounded seven other troops in Marawi City. The Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) also said their fighters have been positioned within and around Marawi City ready to help fight the Maute. spearheaded by the implementing panels of the government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front. and to stop the canyon. Chito Soganub from the Prelature of St. A video posted on the Facebook page of Bisaya News shows Fr. appealing to Duterte to withdraw "forces away from Lanao del Sur and Marawi City. and espionage have been ordered arrested by the government.This is the first arrest order issued "pursuant to martial law" in Mindanao. Mary in Marawi City. .

pending rebellion charges.500 civilians from the clashes." and several others were arrested in what they call a "safe house" in Lanao del Sur. also known as "Farhana. June 6 Cayamora Maute. June 12 Military members missed its earlier announcement of ending the war on Independence Day. responding to Duterte's call for help. including the platoon commander who recovered the P80 million in a house in Marawi. June 9 The mother of the Maute brothers.He said: "Deadlines are relative to the amount of resistance that still exists and the threat in the area. . Communist rebels deployed New People's Army fighters in Marawi. the father of the Maute brothers. Government forces recovered almost P80 million in cash and checks after flushing out Maute fighters in a house in Marawi City. June 8 Authorities arrested former Marawi City Mayor Fahad Salic for rebellion. June 10 Thirteen Marines were killed in firefights. but he denied the allegation. Duterte also offered a P10-million bounty for Abu Sayyaf leader Isnilon Hapilon. was arrested in Davao City. Lorenzana ordered the arrest on charges of rebellion of 185 persons with links to terror and rebel groups. Ominta Romato Maute. This was the second arrest order in connection to the Marawi crisis. and P5-million bounty for each Maute brother." June 5 The military said it has rescued about 1. Abdullah and Omar. but 500 are still trapped.

June 19 Officials said 11 kilos of shabu with an estimated street value of up to P250 million. Adam Harvey from the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.June 13 The Palace confirmed it knew of the Maute group's plan to takeover Marawi prior to the attack on May 23. June 15 The justice department charged Ominta "Farhana" Romato Maute. July 25 Duterte said he needs P30 billion to complete the P50-billion trust fund for the families of troops killed in the Marawi crisis. 2017. and high-powered firearms were seized by the military in a house it believed to be a Maute group stronghold. July 22 The Senate and House of Representatives granted the President's request to extend martial law in Mindanao until December 31. July 29 . drug paraphernalia. who was covering the Marawi crisis. and nine other individuals with rebellion. The military missed the deadline to end the war on July 22. suffered a minor injury after a stray bullet hit his neck. The armed forces launched #OgopMarawi to extend help to their comrades and displaced families. former Marawi mayor Fahad Salic. July 20 Duterte visited Marawi for the first time to boost the troopers' morale. July 14 The Provincial Crisis Management Committee said 33 displaced Marawi residents have already died in evacuation centers due to health complications.

Senator and boxing icon Manny Pacquiao met with government troops in Camp Ranao in Marawi City. was used as a sniping nest against government forces. August 4 Duterte visited Marawi for the second time. one of the three strategic bridges in Marawi. The justice department started investigating 59 people allegedly sent as reinforcement to the Maute group. The mosque. August 24 Duterte visited Marawi for the third time. Maute fighters also holed up in the mosque with their hostages. which sits at the heart of Marawi's downtown. August 22 The Mindanao State University reopened after two hours of firefight to clear the area. this time he gets up close in the main battle area. September 1 . The military also retook Marawi's Grand Mosque from the Maute group. August 13 The National Emergency Operations Center said the number of "bakwits" or internally displaced persons in Lanao del Sur and nearby provinces has reached hundreds of thousands. boosting their morale. August 27 Bureau of Jail Management and Penology said Maute patriarch Cayamora died in detention. Military sources said he was given "a live target. The military took full control of Mapandi or Balo-i Bridge." referring to a Maute terrorist. August 14 Dozens of suspected Maute members claimed they were told by their recruiter that they were to join the MNLF.

where they looted food supplies. the last of three strategic bridges in Marawi. recovery and rehabilitation efforts in war-torn Marawi City and its surroundings. September 23 The military has retaken the Raya Madaya or Masiu Bridge. September 5 The United States government pledged $15 million or roughly P730 million for relief. The Mosque was strategic for Maute fighters due to its proximity to a shopping center. October 1 Senator Sherwin Gatchalian vowed to push for the inclusion of the Marawi rehabilitation fund in the 2018 national budget. where fighters could escape quickly. Restituto Padilla said military operations have entered the "final push. It was also near the Lanao Lake. September 18 The military retook the strategic Bato Ali Mosque. Armed Forces spokesman BGen. The Western Mindanao Command said military has retaken the strategic Banggolo or Bayabao bridge." and fighting was expected to intensify. Chito Soganub was rescued from his Maute captors. one of the three strategic bridges in Marawi. September 17 Abducted priest Fr.Authorities said three soldiers were killed and 52 others were wounded during a clash with the Maute group on the eve of Eid'l Adha in Marawi. September 21 Duterte visited Marawi for the fifth time and showed a matrix exposing the source of money used for the Marawi crisis. September 30 The military missed the deadline set for end of September. . then one of the Maute group's strongholds. September 11 Duterte visited Marawi for the fourth time.

Military missed target date to end war on October 1. October 19 President Rodrigo Duterte and Armed Forces of the Philippines Spokesperson Maj. Ahmad was a former Islamic Studies professor who had been identified as an ISIS recruiter. Defense Chief Delfin Lorenzana confirmed. October 15 The military said October 15 is not a deadline but only a target date to end the crisis. Gen. with Joint Task Force Marawi saying there may still be 60 hostages. October 7 Civilians rescued from the Maute terrorists told the military several hostages are still left in Marawi. October 9 After multiple deadlines it has failed to meet. Mahmud Ahmad. October 2 Duterte visited Marawi for the sixth time. October 17 Duterte declared the liberation of Marawi during his seventh visit to the city. A total of 359. The military said he is not only connected former Abu . Restituto Padilla confirmed the death of Malaysian militant Dr. A total of 163 government troops and 47 civilians have been killed in the battle. the military gave itself a new one-October 15. October 16 Government forces killed Abu Sayyaf leader Isnilon Hapilon and Omar Maute of the Maute group. A total of 847 Maute fighters have died.680 people in Marawi have been displaced. October 14 The military said they are still hunting 48 Maute fighters.

October 20 A total of 288 soldiers who fought terrorists in Marawi returned home. the military said. but also funded the Marawi crisis. Offensives against the remaining Maute terrorists in Marawi could end by Sunday. Officials have yet to announce DNA results for Omar Maute. . Lorenzana said the same verification process will be applied to cadavers of other suspected terrorists. after the DNA from a body retrieved in Marawi matched Hapilon's. The military also started pulling troops out of Marawi. October 23 Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana announced the termination of all combat operations in Marawi.Sayyaf Group leader Isnilon Hapilon to ISIS. October 21 The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) confirmed Hapilon is dead.