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Philippines Arrests Suspected Pro-IS Militant Over Siege

Philippine police announced on Monday the arrest of a suspected pro-Islamic State jihadist accused of killing civilians in last year's deadly siege of the southern city of Marawi. Hundreds of gunmen flying black IS flags seized Marawi in May last year, triggering a five-month battle that claimed more than 1,100 lives, in a bid to establish a caliphate in the largely Catholic country. Nasser Lomondot was arrested on Saturday in Manila, months after he fled the fighting in...

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