#Manila: Terrified Christians are escaping ISIS militants in the Filipino town of Marawi by wearing hijabs borrowed from Muslims. There are around 1,500 people trapped in the besieged Filipino city, which is about 60 miles south of Cagayan de Oro, Almost 100 people have escaped on foot, while others have swum across the river. Medics tending those who have made their way out alive recounted the resourcefulness of those who fled.
Pakistan saved their best for the last as they humbled arch-rivals India by a huge margin of 180 runs to win their maiden ICC Champions Trophy title.
#Kuwait The Court of Cassation adjusted Sunday a number of verdicts against individuals involved in Al-Abdali terror cell trial.
The court canceled the death verdict of one individual, sentencing him to life in prison.
The court also adjusted the innocent verdicts of 15 defendants, sentencing them to 10 years in prison. One person had his sentence reduced from life in prison to 15 years in jail. In September 2015, the public prosecution accused a number of individuals of acts that threatened national security and unity.
The defendants were also accused of providing intelligence and important information to Iran and Hezbollah as well as housing weapons, ammunition, and communication devices.