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Official military operation can announce today.

The Pentagon is considering a plan that allows the US military to conduct air strikes against militants of the Islamic state in the Philippines. About it reports NBC News.

The report notes that the attacks primarily using drones planned strike on the southern Islands of the Philippines where she strengthened the terrorists.

Powers of intervention of the US military in the fight against ISIS in the Philippines can be provided through an official military operation, which can be declared already today.

As stated by the Pentagon spokesman captain Jeff Davis, the Philippines and the United States for 15 years, working on the issue of combating terrorism.

Previously, the U.S. has supplied the Philippines two reconnaissance aircraft Cessna 208B, nearly thousands of missiles and other weapons to combat terrorism.

As reported Корреспондент .netin may in the southern Philippines began the bloody fighting between government troops and ISIL fighters captured the city of Marawi. Growing concern that the Philippines may receive a regional “Caliphate.”

In the Philippines, in a battle with ISIS killed 13 military