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Philippines revamp of battle-scarred Marawi turns to China

MARAWI (Philippines) — Nearly a year after the Philippine military defeated Islamic State (IS)-affiliated militants who had occupied the southern city Marawi, the government is poised to launch a US$1 billion (S$1.38 billion) project to rebuild the ruined town. Controversially, for a country historically allied with the United States — which helped the government win the battle — it wants to do so with Chinese help. Mr Rodrigo Duterte’s government has shortlisted an affiliate of PowerChina, a state-owned

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