ISIS Operative In Philippines Threatens To Behead Christian Hostages, Declares The Islamic State Of Marawi

May 29, 2017

On May 29, 2017 a Philippine ISIS operative active on Telegram posted a message in English threatening to behead hostages in Marawi if the Philippine government did not stop fighting the ISIS troops there. The activist, who calls himself "Semion Almujaheed," is apparently writing from inside the city...

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