‘Suicide squad’

MARAWI CITY, Philippines – Saripada Pacasum Jr gagged and turned away the first time he came across a decomposing body in Marawi City, where hundreds have died since Islamic State-inspired fighters attempted to overrun the southern Philippines town six weeks ago. But the rescue and recovery volunteer had no time to waste as gunfire rang […]

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