Government soldiers on patrol walk near damaged buildings and houses as troops continue their assault on its 105th day of clearing operations against pro-IS militants who have seized control of large parts of Marawi City

Government soldiers on patrol walk near damaged buildings and houses as troops continue their assault on its 105th day of clearing operations against pro-IS militants who have seized control of large parts of Marawi City

Philippine soldiers on patrol walk near damaged buildings and houses as troops continue their clearing operations against pro-IS militants who have seized control of large parts of Marawi City, Philippines September 4, 2017. Photo: Reuters/Romeo Ranoco

September 8, 2017 11:52 AM (UTC+8)