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Witnesses Report Gunshots, Explosions at a Hotel and Casino Complex in Manila

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Resorts World Manila‏ said the shooting triggered a lockdown, and that it's working with police in the case.

A resort and casino complex in Manila is on lockdown after reports of gunfire and explosions from there.

"We ask for your prayers during these hard times", the company said.

Additional details were not immediately available.

"I heard many, many gunshots", Julio Silva, a witness who ran out of the mall complex, told DZMM radio network.

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Shots and loud bangs rang out shortly after midnight in the buildings close to Terminal Three of Ninoy Aquino International Airport and an air force base. Witnesses have said they are dressed in black and wearing masks.

Around 4 a.m. Friday, Resorts Chief Operating Officer Stephen Reilly told reporters police were looking inside the buildings for one suspect.

The U.S. State Department is urging people to avoid the area, which is near the airport. On May 23, President Rodrigo Duterte declared martial law in Mindanao to combat what he said was a rebellion by Islamic State radicals in that southern Philippines island.

The president called the incident a "terrorist attack" before addressing the media about the US withdrawal from the Paris Climate Treaty.

Photos and videos emerged of first responders outside the Resorts World Casino - located in the Pasay City section of Manila.

The Philippines has been hit with incidents of terrorism, especially on the southern island of Mindanao.

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