Friday, 22 January 2016

Christian militia calling themselves Red God's Defenders

Members of a Christian group have taken up arms in a bid to stop the Philippines becoming the new breeding ground for ISIS.
The militia, who call themselves Red God's Defenders, formed in the mountains in the restive south of the country where the terror group is taking a stranglehold.
Pictures show group burning the black flag of ISIS while fighters raise their weapons in celebration in a symbolic counter-offensive to the jihadist's propaganda machine.

Heated protest: Filipino members of the armed Christian group calling themselves Red God's Defenders burn an Islamic State  flag in the mountains of Central Mindanao as they take up arms against the terror group

It comes less than a month after the jihadi group released its first video of a terror training camp in the Filipino jungle and a week after ISIS militants attacked Jakarta.

Band of brothers: The group are training somewhere in the mountains of Central Mindanao in the southern Philippines as they show their strong opposition over attacks by ISIS against civilians

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