DNA tests have confirmed the death of a leading Philippine terrorist, reports the official Philippine News Agency.
Owayda Benito Marohomsar, also known as Abu Dar, was killed in a military operation last month, a spokesman for the army's 103rd Infantry Brigade said on Sunday.
The ISIS-Maute Group leader was the last surviving suspect behind the five-month siege of Marawi that began in May 2017.
He was killed during an encounter with Philippine troops in Lanao del Sur. Officials...