Philippine troops advance on Maute positions in Marawi
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Footage released on Monday shows Philippine forces continue to advance on positions held by Islamist Maute fighters in Marawi. The troops can be seen launching mortar shells and firing assault rifles. Government troops recaptured at least 60 buildings in 48 hours starting from Sunday, July 16. Some 60 to 70 Maute militants remain in the city, according to the Philippine military.