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Priest, other hostages In Marawi rescued by Filipino troops

September 18, 2017

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CWN Editor's Note: Father Chito Suganob and 13 other hostages seized by Islamic terrorists who took over the cathedral in Marawi in May have been freed by Filipino government troops on September 16. Military officials have declined to provide details on the operation, explaining that their campaign against the Islamic extremists in Marawi is still continuing.

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