Philippines govt reaches ceasefire agreement with militants in Marawi
Over 200,000 civilians rescued up trapped in the city for nearly two weeks.
In Philippines, the government has reached a ceasefire agreement with militants in Marawi, to rescue up to two thousand civilians trapped in the city for nearly two weeks.
According to reports, the agreement has been negotiated by Moro Islamic Liberation Front whose unarmed members will also be responsible to shift the civilians to safer places.
A government official said today that those trapped in the city need immediate help as they have been without food for the last thirteen days.