Over 20 civilians have been confirmed killed due to the fighting, according to the government, but the true number is likely to be higher with authorities yet to fully assess the roughly 10 percent of Marawi still being held by the militants.
They initially estimated there were about 100 gunmen but later said there were as many as 500, supplemented by foreign fighters from Chechnya, Saudi Arabia and Yemen. An AP journalist reportedly saw a US Navy P3 Orion plane hovering in the skies above Marawi on Friday.
The presence of the U.S., he said, provides only intelligence exchanges, training and technical support.
The assistance comes after months of strain between the two long-time allies that was stoked by Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte's hostility towards Washington and his pledges to throw UnitedStates troops out of the country. He added that the #United States will provide technical support to Philippine troops.
Philippine troops have been battling the Maute group, which claims allegiance with Islamic State, in Marawi for more than two weeks.
Authorities are looking at two laptops, a tablet and four cellphones seized from Winner's home as well as spiral-bound notebooks. Neither prosecutors nor Winner's parents have identified the government agency where she worked at the time of her arrest.
Still, they bring some cool new ways to interact with our watches and add a little fun to the screen we see the most. Siri Watch face: Siri is an automatic face that pops contextual notifications into a continuous scroll of info.
Bamidele Odugbesan, said, "The force majeure on Forcados is still very much in place and any update will be duly communicated". Last December, Russia and 10 other non-OPEC nations agreed to join OPEC's output cuts for the first time in 15 years.
The last time Ryu did not complete a tournament was the 2014 Evian Masters, where she was disqualified after the first round. Creamer, who nearly won this tournament 13 years ago as an amateur, was one shot off the lead when she made the turn.
On Thursday, Daesh's Amaq news agency released a video allegedly showing the coalition use of white phosphorus in Raqqa. Held by IS since 2014, Raqa emerged as a key hub for the jihadists' operations in Syria, neighbouring Iraq, and beyond.
He stressed that Qatar's strategic choice was to solve any crisis through dialogue, Qatar News Agency (QNA) reported. But Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir on Wednesday voiced opposition to foreign involvement in the dispute.
A VR Systems spokesperson did not respond to a question about which California counties had contracts with the company. The NSA memo notes that it is unknown whether these phishing emails successfully compromised any of the target emails.
In any case, there are a number of steps to go before any Obamacare replacement reaches President Donald Trump's desk. A spokesman for Paul said the senator hopes the bill "can be improved in the days ahead and is keeping an open mind".
The election campaign has been largely focused on national security in the wake of Britain's third major terror attack this year. But the Foreign Secretary dismissed the idea that cuts to police numbers could be responsible, despite jibes from Labour.
Bill Maher apologises for N-word slur: 'I did a bad thing'
Other guests on Friday's show included rapper and actor Ice Cube , with the roundtable consisting of David Gregory, former Rep. This week, Bill Maher faced a tidal wave of criticism for his usage of a racial slur during a recent episode of Real Time .
Apple unveils an Amazon Echo competitor
Apple has finally unveiled its answer to Amazon's and Google's smart speakers slash digital assistants - and it's called HomePod . Google, meanwhile, previewed new speaker features such as hands-free phone calling during its software conference last month .
Patty Jenkins still not signed for 'Wonder Woman 2'
With Jenkins now a proven commodity, she could potentially demand a much higher payday to come back for another film. And if all of that wasn't enough, in 2012, Zehner wrote a 70-page report on why Wonder Woman deserved her own movie.
Halep, Pliskova begin battle for No.1 at Roland Garros
I for one am loving the suspense and I'm very curious to see who will rise to the occasion and take this opportunity by the horns. The 25-year-old Halep will tackle Ukraine's fifth seed Elina Svitolina for a semi-final place.
Apple unveils Indian prices of new iPads and Macs
To give its Mac OS powered desktop a premium appeal, Apple has slightly tinkered with the characteristic design of the iMac range. Apple said the computer is the most powerful Mac it has ever built, with the latest and most powerful processors on the market.
Severe thunderstorms possible Sunday afternoon, evening
For Monday , expect mostly cloudy skies as well as a chance (about 50 percent) of showers and thunderstorms after 9 a.m. Mid-Michigan residents might meet the day today with showers but skies are predicted to be partly sunny.
White House: Trump won't seek to block Comey testimony
White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Friday the decision by the White House counsel's office hasn't been made yet. Mark Warner, the top Democrat on the Senate intelligence committee, said on CNN's "State of the Union" on Sunday.