The mosque was used by the group’s leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi to declare a caliphate in 2014.
The ISIS-linked group, while holding less territory, has remained a deadly rival to the country’s government.
"The school area is again safe."
Without the oxygen of publicity, the attacker is just that: a killer with a car and a knife. The lone wolf needs the pack as much as the pack needs the lone wolf.
Duterte had previously warned the international community from "meddling" in the Philippines' affairs.
They fear that new groups will join the conflict after Eid al-Fitr.
The operative helped the arrest of 50 ISIS fighters and prevented several plots, according to court testimony.
The rights group claimed that nine senior commanders had overseen torture and abuses that led to some 8,000 deaths.
The Maute Group and other rebels are targeting Christians in the fight to takeover the city.
Finland has become more concerned after attacks in neighboring Sweden and Russia.
Human Rights Watch have condemned the “horrific, long-lasting harm” that the weapon could inflict upon civilians in ISIS territory.
Jack Letts traveled to Syria but says he is against ISIS and its ideology.
There are fears the war across the border in the Philippines will kickstart a flood of militants across the border.
There has only been one reported instance of a chemical weapons attack this year, new analysis shows.
"You and your agents are the source of instability in the Middle East," Ayatollah Khamenei tells the United States.
Decades of terrorism in Africa show that heavy-handedness is not the solution to a rising militant threat.