After Australia and United Kingdom, the United States of America also issued a travel advisory against the Philippines.
Australia and U.K. advisory is saying to their citizens to “exercise a high degree of caution in the Philippine", and they also stated “high threat from terrorism throughout the Philippines.” The two country is pointing the Mindanao as the target of terrorism.
Now the United States of America also issued a travel advisory dated Nov. 2 "The State Department warns US citizens of the risks of terrorist activity in the Philippines, particularly in the southern Philippine islands of Mindanao and the Sulu Archipelago. Terrorist attacks could be indiscriminate and could occur not only in the southern islands but also in other areas, to include Manila,"
The military forces now implement a total security alert since the said advisories have been posted and issued.