Three dead in Zurich hostage situation

Three people have died in a hostage situation in Zurich, police say. A gunman, who has not been named, held two women captive in a flat in the south-west of the city early on Friday. Police say they were locked in a standoff with the man for three hours, before he promised to surrender. However […]

‘Maute holding on to 20% of Marawi’

By Roel Pareño IS praises Marawi siege ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines – Maute and Abu Sayyaf militants in Marawi are holed up only in four barangays of the city, contrary to claims by the Islamic State (IS) that the local terror group now has control over almost the entire city, Western Mindanao Command (Westmincom) chief Lt. […]