Abu Sayyaf Claims Responsibility for Davao Bombing; Duterte Declares State of Lawlessness

President Rodrigo Duterte has declared a state of lawlessness across the country in the aftermath of a deadly bombing in a popular night market in the southern city of Davao. Stating that it is a call for unity among mujahideen  fighters, the terror organization Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) claimed responsibility for the explosion that killed at least 14 people. Duterte said that a curfew will be imposed and checkpoints will be set up in order for law…

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