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A Philippine soldier kicks empty mortar sheels recovered from a... News PhotoArmy,Army Soldier,Conflict,Confrontation,Hiding,Horizontal,Islam,Kicking,Military,Mindanao,Night,Philippines,Rebellion,Recovery,Zamboanga PeninsulaPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA Philippine soldier kicks empty mortar sheels recovered from a Muslim rebels hideout the night before during a stand-off between military troops and rebels in Zamboanga, on the southern island of Mindanao on September 15, 2013. Philippine troops were on September 15 closing in on Muslim rebel positions and cutting off escape routes to end a week-long standoff that has left more than 60 people dead in the southern city of Zamboanga, officials said. AFP PHOTO / TED ALJIBE (Photo credit should read TED ALJIBE/AFP/Getty Images)