Philippines: Navy Seals battle Maute group on Lake Lanao

Security forces fighting armed groups in the southern Philippines are focusing their efforts on a strategic lake.

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    Security forces fighting armed groups in the southern Philippines are focusing their efforts on a strategic lake.

    Last month, Navy Seals intercepted several boats carrying weapons, ammunition and material to make bombs.

    Al Jazeera's Jamela Alindogan was given exclusive access to see the Seals in action on Lake Lanao, on Mindanao island.


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