Watch: PH Military Deploys Armored Tanks, 400 Marines to Marawi City

More armored tanks has been deployed to Marawi City to support the ongoing firefight between the government forces and Maute group on Thursday.

At least 20 army tanks rolled to Marawi City on Thursday to support the military forces fighting the Maute group in Mindanao.

PH Military Deploys Armored Tanks, 400 Marines to Marawi City

In addition, 400 members of 7th Marine Battalion was sent to reinforce troops who have been battling the reportedly ‘increasing number’ of Maute group.

Watch below.

Meanwhile, the government’s deadline to take back Marawi was this week, but officials said that they will not meet the estimated time.

Reports said that the Maute members are growing in numbers.

Death toll from the siege reaches 175 including civilians, enemies and military forces.

See also:
10 Soldiers Died in Own Military Air Strike in Marawi
Chiara Zambrano Shares Heartbreaking Story Between Her and a Marine Soldier from Marawi Siege

Photo: Richel Umel


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