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Malaysia ordered air strikes and mortar attacks against 200 men sent by the Sultan of Sulu to occupy a coastal village in Sabah.

Malaysia will regret its action because it was tantamount to declaring war against the Tausugs, the fiercest of Philippine Muslim tribes.

Ironically, it was Malaysia that helped the Tausugs fight the government of President Marcos in the 1970s and ’80s.

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Nur Misuari, founding chair of the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) that waged war against the government, is back in the limelight after many years in oblivion.

He warned President Noy that any attempt to arrest Sultan Jamalul Kiram III would result in “total chaos” for the country.

Misuari, who has royal blood, has the backing of the long dormant MNLF, its members spoiling for a fight.

Better for our government to let the Tausugs fight the Malaysians in Sabah, which they claim is their homeland, rather than fight the Tausugs in the country.

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Ironically, it was P-Noy’s mother, the late President Cory Aquino, who brought Misuari back to the country from a self-imposed exile in Saudi Arabia.

Misuari was already a forgotten figure among his people when “Tita” Cory, upon the advice of her brother-in-law, Butz Aquino, and then Interior Secretary Aquilino Pimentel, recalled him from oblivion.

President Noy is now suffering from his mother’s wrong decision.

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There is no way Misuari had no hand in the dispatch of 200 men to Sabah by the Sultan of Sulu.

Sultan Kiram doesn’t have men and arms to back up his claim of ownership of the former North Borneo island—the MNLF has.

Kiram doesn’t have the money to launch a large-scale expedition to Sabah.

My sources close to the sultanate told me that even before Kiram sent his men to Lahad Datu, about 2,500 armed Tausugs had already been prepositioned in Sabah.

During the standoff or before the attack on Lahad Datu by Malaysian security forces, 150 armed Tausugs from Palawan province were able to land in Sabah.

An additional 600 Tausugs landed in Sabah last week, according to my sources.

The men who landed in different areas in Sabah are being harbored by their fellow Tausugs in the former North Borneo.

There are 800,000 Filipinos, mostly Tausugs from Sulu and Tawi-Tawi, who are in Sabah.

Let’s do some Math: 2,500 plus 150 plus 600 equals a very formidable fighting force of combat-savvy Tausug veterans.

We’re not even counting the number of armed Tausugs who came to Sabah in small numbers before Sultan Kiram brought his men to Lahad Datu.

What President Marcos failed to achieve in 1969, the MNLF just might succeed in taking Sabah this time around.

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So who is (are) behind Sultan Kiram’s decision to send an expedition to Sabah?

Apart from Misuari, what about the Sultan of Brunei?

The Sultan of Brunei has an interest in Sabah because it used to belong to the Sultanate of Brunei.

In the 1600s, the Sultan of Brunei faced a revolt by some of his men and sought the help of the Sultan of Sulu in quelling the rebellion.

The Sultan of Brunei, out of gratitude for the Sulu Sultanate’s help, gave away to the latter North Borneo, which was then part of his kingdom. This is what we now know as Sabah.

In 1878, the Sultan of Sulu leased North Borneo to the British North Borneo Company. The Malaysian government, which inherited Sabah from the British, continues to pay rent to the Sultanate of Sulu.

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  • http://profile.yahoo.com/Q6UHKC43FYFDBCZ2T44ZKDPYA4 Cabal

    Hahahahah ! What a delusional self-bragging piece of junk article.

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/B2N5LYDQKDPK632VWJOM4FHQE4 ann

      isa kang burak hahahaha

    • http://twitter.com/evm4 Angelo Ysagun

      then who do you think might be helping Kiram?

      Gloria Arroyo? :)

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_EDXEVEFHW2ZT5VWHDWBNM6XGE4 RyanE

    I think Mon Tulfo is again speculating and even dragging the name of the Sultan of Brunei.. tsk.tsk

  • pablosantino

    kawawa naman yung sultan ng brunei..hahaha…napasama pa..

    • http://www.facebook.com/OnimushaErson Erson Villarico

      oo nga e… pati brunei nasali na… masyado kasing matatalino ang mga pangkaraniwang tao sa pilipinas e….. takbo kau presidente…. suportahan namin kau tapos tingnan naten kung ano kaya nyong gawin….  kung maka bobo sa president… im SURE… mas bobo kayo dyan…. magpretend pa kau…. gusto nyo lahat isubo sa inyo ng gobyerno.. nakanganga lang… 

  • Arnie Rossel

    Is that a suicide mission? Even if they capture the capital of Sabah, Malaysia will always come back. I hope they stop that nonsense. I feel that the reason why President Noy does not talk the Sultan is because he felt betrayed. First, the ones instigating the Sultan to do it are his political enemies. Second, falling out with Malaysia would negatively affect both economies. This is not the right time to make trouble most especially we still have issue with China..

    • Noel

      We don’t know it it could be called a suicide.  Sometimes, one who fights for principle resorts to such drastic action.

      • Verchez

         And that drastic action in this case is clearly a suicide..

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_PM6JHCFR2KT2AURMWRDUXBNLQY Darwin

        One historical suicide for all intents and purposes, involved a certain Ninoy Aquino.

    • Diego Danila

      The Malaysian could wipe them out, but the problem won’t go away. The Tausugs will be replaced by others and generations to come. As the maxim goes ” we cannot live in the present by destroying the past”!

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_MZOKC6X7Q52Z4E5VLYNB7GF72Y Kaloy

       Good & sound assessment & analysis. Better than Tulfo’s whose aim is to sow anger and confusion as usual.

  • Noel

    Indeed, Malaysia has been meddling in Phl’s internal affairs in Mindanao for a long time now.  Malaysia wanted a divided Mindanao for her own selfish interest.  If all the Muslims and people in Mindanao are united, Sabah would have been back to the Phl.  Divide and conquer.  Actions against the Phl government with the support of Malaysia.

    • Diego Danila

      That’s what I call “karma”!

  • $45058607

    Nur Misuari was stucked on those glorious days of his life when he command the respect of his followers. His old warfreak style is no longer an effective way to convince people to rise up and fight once again. Misuari tapos ka na lumang tugtugin na ang kinakanta mo wala ng nakikinig sa iyo.!!!.Shame on you Misuari. Filipinos love their President P-noy and you are nothing compared to him…   

    • $44545315

      I don’t love P-noy. Marcos pa rin!

    • https://me.yahoo.com/a/iV0XkkNontlsHWTkG2jcuz.PB64A#6b054 F alonso

      Filipinos love their President P-noy and you are nothing compared to him… Are you referring to Misuari?

      Maski maghapon mag damag mag debate sa ano mang usapang Politica itong Pnot at Maas Misuari,light years ang angat ni Misuari kay Pnot.Baka English an lang taob na si Pnot.Kailan man hindi naging Professor ng ano mang Unibersidad ng Pilipinas si Pnot.Nakita ko na kung paano ininterview ni Dong Puno si Misuari mismo sa battle field, in English huh,both guys seemed to be CNN broadcaster,Plus 80 si Pnot hindi aabot kay Misuari sa talino.Sa chix palang talong talo na si Pnot na hanggang crush lang ang alam.Si Misuari puro fresh nadadali niya.Cheers.No point to compare Pnot to Misuari.

      • okayayonip

        yes Nur Misuari is a very intelligent man even while studying at UP, it was for that reason he became a good muslim leader and the rest is history but during the peak of his leadership as ARMM governor he was believed to transform into a common corrupt politician.

      • crisostomo_ibarra_the3rd

        Please enlighten us, bakit nga ba nakulong si Nur Misuari noon? Bakit nga ba sya pinatalsik as MNLF head?

  • go88

    hehe tulko is really bobo: 2500 plus 150 plus 600 = a very formidable fighting force …. no wonder he failed the PMA’s entrance exam.

    • tulfowangbo

      formidable talaga ang ka bobohan nitong si tulfing.

  • archerfan

    kung hindi dahil sa traydor at makasarili na ninoy aquino, atin na sana ang sabah matagal na!  tapos ginulo lalo ni tita C at mga kamag anak inc. haaaayyy sumpa talaga sila.

    • tulfowangbo

      Si Marcos ang pumalpak sa Sabah invasion. Si NInoy Aquino na tunay na bayani ang nagbulgar lang kay macoy. di ka yata nagbabasa sa tunay na historya. mag aral ka muna.

      • $44545315

        Si Marcos ang tunay na dakila ng Pilipinas.

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/4XVVCOAZXYTPN2X3IPFCFDSKFM Melvin

        What? Saan diksyonaryo o aklat mo mababasa na ang isang Diktador ay dinakila ng mamamayan? Paki eksplika mo nga?
        Kabayan! Huwag mo namang bastusin ang mga dakilang bayani natin… Huwag mong ihanay si Marcos sa kanila…

      • crisostomo_ibarra_the3rd

        Puso mo bro. Konting ingat. Wala naman sa issue si Marcos at Ninoy. Ang issue ngayon ay si Kiram at ang kanyang terrorist invaders trying to reclaim the land from the squatter Malaysians. They all should go and negotiate a settlement of the claim. If they dont agree with it, then let these sultanate royal army send all their people to Sabah. Wag na lang nilang idamay ang mga Pilipinong nabubuhay ng tahimik.

      • Alex Alvarez

        Do you know Hugo Chavez the dictator?

      • okayayonip

        bongbong ‘wag ka ng sumali dito sa forum.

      • crisostomo_ibarra_the3rd

        ha ha. Super like!

    • okayayonip

      hukayin mo ang kasaysayan kung ilang muslim trainees ang minasaker sa corregidor noong mabulgar ang tunay na mission nila… ang patayin ang kapwa muslim. ganun ang hero mo na si FM.

  • regie

    malaysia that is what you get for helping the mnlf then. now the monster that you have help create is attacking you bwahahahaha….

  • eirons1043

    President Cory’s wrong decision is now sufferred on his Son. While the decision to study, study, study the Sabah issue situation by Honest Noy is sufferred by the Sultanate in particular and right minded pinoys in general. Fact is the Sultanate Claim since day one were completely neglected first by the US and all the Presidents from Roxas.  The worst was FVR who formally renounced the claim and remove North Borneo from all Philippine Maps. The tuwid boy is honest but nothing follows. He is so naive and inexperienced to handle almost anything serious. The same characteristics that his assistant rich boy Mar has. Result- disaster or no result or worst high prices, high toll fee, high mrt/lrt fare, and repair of streets that are still good.

    • Noel

      Agree.  And despite all the bad things that were and are still being said about Marcos, the guy almost succeeded in claiming back Sabah had it not been blown up by Ninoy.

      • tulfowangbo

        nauna ang pagpalpak ni macoy kasi nag revolt na ang mga recruits niya dahil sa abuso ng mga officers in charge kaya pinabaril niya ang mga ito. ang samang palad lang ni macoy ay may nakatakas na isang recruit na nagsumbong kay ninoy kaya nabulgar ang kapalpakan. magbasa ka muna ng historya para maging tama ang pananaw mo.

      • Noel

        Tao ka na ba noong Jabidah Massacre o tamod ka pa lang ng tatay mo?

        Di pa tapos ang kuwento ko tinira mo na ako.  Anong mali sa sinabi ko?  Sabi ko kamuntik nang nagtagumpay si Marcos noon kundi lang binulgar ng Komunistang Ninoy noon.  Dahil kung hindi sa kanya, tuloy pa rin ang operation sa Sabah.  Madali lang naman kumuha ng mga recruit.  Mag-aral ka ng kaunti ng intelligence operations tulad ng CIA o dating KGB ng Russia.  Kung kailan pumatay para matakpan ang plano o operation at ang kapalaran ng seguridad ng bansa ang nakataya, kailangan gawin.  Mali na kung mali ang ginawa ng mga opisyales at malas lang may nabuhay na isa.  Eh ambisyoso si Ninoy noon at galit kay Marcos at ginamit niya ang insidente sa pag-atake kay Marcos.

    • http://Yahoo.com/ Ragdeleafar

      Ramos during his term was too busy moving around the world…the most voyager, wanderer, traveler, rover,  ever recorded president in the  Phil. History Books, the reason why never have thought of the claim of North Borneo now called Sabah? For him its only a banana of the banana Republic!

  • Rovingmoron

    There are comments that the Sultanate of Sulu ceded Sabah to the Spanish Crown, which in turn leased the state of North Borneo to the Dutch man and then to a British merchant. Which is which, the confusion is getting more complicated at this time. My understanding is that the Sultanate of Sulu had resisted the conquest of the Spanish Crown, which was the reason why some parts of Mindanao, especially Sulu and Tawi-tawi have remained predominantly a Muslim enclave.

  • Bunot-Supo

    Where can I find the history book of the 1600s? Were they printed on paper then? This is now very interesting.  The Kirams are are apparently right as to ownership, but President Pnoy is also right as to his diplomatic move through a sovereign basis. Sabah is not yet in the legal territorial limits of the Philippine nation.  Supporting a war with the sultanate’s claim is inappropriate at this time.

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/3ICTYDNLLDAV4X7OYLD7I4NRZU Elmer

      Read:  History of the Philippine Islands by British Historian John Foreman.  The book
      was published in 1906 and very accurate since the writer lived in the Philippine from
      1870s up to PhilAm War.

  • tanga_hanga_ni_abnoy

    now, its time for brunei to help the sultan of sulu and might be rewarded half of sabah..not a bad deal i think

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_W7TPARCYJFCSA3PBQAM3MVZO3E kurakut

    ROYAL PALA SI MISUARI HA MON?  MAGKANO BAYAD SA IYO PARA I-DRUM UP ANG MGA KIRAM, MISUARI, BOY SAYCON, ATBP

  • patriotic_act

    Lots of tulfo fans again down here.. the more hate comments the more paycheck for mon.. path*tic

  • kilabot

    wrong speculations. 
    the person who is behind the sultan is marcos; 
    that’s why he doesn’t want to be buried yet; 
    to finish what he had failed to achieve to date; 
    besides, sabah is where the gold is kept.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/EA7TIY7PYXEU5UOXG2K5CY5F64 Eric

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  • http://profile.yahoo.com/EA7TIY7PYXEU5UOXG2K5CY5F64 Eric

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  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_YJ4D2FUCXZQLOHU6NO2T2HGKHQ ramnol81

  • riverjoel

    Mon tsismoso ka ha! :)

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_4QAIR53YIPJLMPSQJZTOJIGBVI Jaz

     What President Marcos failed to achieve in 1969, the MNLF just might succeed in taking Sabah this time around.
    – Mr. Tulfo hindi ganung kadali yang scenario mo, hindi basta-basta ipamimigay ng Malaysian gov’t ang Sabah.Matagal na labanan yan.

  • E-Jay Fragante Pagalilauan

    buti naman may namatay na malaysian police!! HAHAHAHAHAHA!!! kung ayaw ni noynoy, pati mga NPA, ABB, Paracale gang, alega gang ipadala na sa Sabah!!

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/T44DODM7PI7BZIXRKS3LZLBR34 Susan

       ang tanong e , may sasama ba sa sabah ? sa MOA pwede pa !

  • tarikan

    Ironically, it was P-Noy’s mother, the late President Cory Aquino, who brought Misuari back to the country from a self-imposed exile in Saudi Arabia. Cory also was the one who let Joma et al freed from jail. President Noy is now suffering from his mother’s wrong decision(s). You get that sort of mistakes from relying too much on prayers not on intelligent assessment on things. Haayyy some housewife ha?

  • tausog sulu

    WA AY TANA NI PANOT KAY   NAKA UPO SYA SA MALAKANYANG,,, KAYA MINDANAO  GENERALS ,,, AND LEUTENANT…. THIS TIME ITS URE MOVE SECRETLY HELP OUR FELLOW  COUNTRY MEN,,,, PARA   BIGYAN NATIN SILA NG MGA ARMAS….  DAPAT  KAYO ANG NAMUNO TURUAN NATIN SILA KUNG PAAANO NG  PADALHAN NATIN NG .. SILA BULLET VEST…… MAG ACTION…..  PAANO BA MAG DONATE.. PARA MAKA IPON TAYO    NG PERA PARA MAKA  BILI NG BARIL

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/T44DODM7PI7BZIXRKS3LZLBR34 Susan

       ???

  • tausog sulu

    MARAMING TAYONG MGA KABABAYAN WALANG WORK ….  MAG HIRE NA… TO PREPARE FOR A WAR… MGA KABABAYAN NATIN SA MUNTI….. E  TRAIN NATIN SILA…. PARA MAKI GEYERA….. SAYANG LANG SILA MAMATAY LANG TATANDA SA KULUNGAN…..

  • $44545315

    Marcos pa rin!

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/T44DODM7PI7BZIXRKS3LZLBR34 Susan

       huh ? magisa ka , gunggung !

      • $44545315

        ulul mo gagu!

    • bongarroyo

      idle nga ang mind mo …hindi gumagana..LOL

      • $44545315

        Marcos pa rin.

  • dikoy321

    BLAME only Ferdinand Marcos and his family, including bongbong, for the Sultan’s miscalculations !

    Marcos wanted to invade Sabah, nang nabuking, JABIDAH Massacre ang resulta !  …with one lone survivor !

    Now bongbong wants P-Noy to do his wishes !  WRONG bongbong …

    Deposrt bongbong to Sabah…!

    • $44545315

      deposit mo sarili mo gagu!

      Marcos pa rin.

    • rouelcalzita

      Your comments do the same w/c others expresses a personal opinion. Someways from that particular article, you reply: Show your evidence.

      Now, I have to give back the question. If you have any proof for what you say, now is the time to produce it. 

  • tagasugod

    Hay naku, sablay ka naman ,mon. Tsismis yan ha! Kaya ka nabubugbog sa airport, tactless ka na, taratitat pa bibig mo.Di nadadaan yan sa bullying.  

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/2LTXBWMOSF22PZPAM26K6B7OZE Adzhar

    This article instigating hatred toward Malaysia. 

    • $44545315

      I don’t really give much of a flying rat’s a$$ about Malaysia….pero Marcos pa rin.

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/2LTXBWMOSF22PZPAM26K6B7OZE Adzhar

        Reading this newspaper and comments posted by you guys…it shows how shallow you guys’ mentality. These people could use internet to dig for the right info and yet uncivilised in their stances. I wonder what kind of mentality of  those who simply read what’s in front of them or being told in slumps. 

      • white scorpion

        yeh! yeh! and you’re dip!!!!

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/G3MTHPSICGGJGXSU3HPTW6N44U Miguel

        Why what is so disturbing to you Mr. Adzhar. Is it to know the truth that Sabah is just a handover from the British colonizers to the Malaysian government of which after benefiting from its rich natural resources do not want to part away with it and would want to exterminate the real owners of the land called “Sabah” Shame on you people. 

    • white scorpion

      so what!! they ripe what they sow. mahirap kasing maging TUSO….

  • richard ortega

    tausogs winning in sabah? mr. tulfo wake up… di na kwentong kutsrero ang nangyayari ngayon. dapat yata talaga mag retiro ka na. o baka sa dami ng kabit mo marami ka pang kailangan gatasan

  • go88

    hoy tulko the great bading warrior …. why don’t you go to malaysia and help your (newfound) tausug friends? Your legendary fighting skills -that you once demonstrated vs the santiagos- could be of great use in the jungles of Sabah ….

  • JOSE RIZAL

    maraming pinoy na naniniwalang ang sabah ay teritoryo ng malaysia. sila yung mga super t  a  n  g  n  a   na matatawag kahit na nagdudumilat ang katotohanan na teritoryo ng pilipinas iyon. sa mabawi at sa hindi ng pilipinas ito, mananatiling teritoryo niya ito. ang mga tumiwalag sa paniniwalang ito ay mga p  u  t  a tulad ng maraming naging lider ng bansang ito. wag nyong alipustain o hamakin ang sultan na piniling maging pilipino kesa maging malaysiano. kaya nagkaroon ng digmaan sa mindanao ay dahil sa mga utak t a e n g  tulad nyo na piniling manatiling traydor sa pagiging  pilipino.

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/4XVVCOAZXYTPN2X3IPFCFDSKFM Melvin

      Paano mo ipapaliwanag na sa Sultanate of Sulo ang Sabah?

      • pulis

        Ang Malaysia ay nagbabayad ng rent sa Sultanate hanggang year 2010, pero hininto nila ito sa dimalamang kadahilanan..Kung ang Sultanate ay Credit card Company, may bad credit na ang Malaysia sa Sultanate dahil tatlong taon na silang hindi nagbabayad ng renta..Ma-aari na itong e-report ng Sultanate sa Credit agency..lol..A Malaysia ay mandurugas at malalamang…

      • bongarroyo

        sinong may sabing hininto?

        ayun sa record pati ngayong 2013 ay bayad na sila..

      • pulis

         Aha!, umamin ka rin na pag-aari ng Sultanate ang Sabah..Ngayon gusto ng bawi-in ni Kiram ang Sabah kasi binabarat sila ng Malaysia ngunit ayaw e sa-uli ng Malaysia kundi gusto nilang angkinin..Mga land grabbers ang dating ng mga ito at barat to the bones…Whoooaaaa!

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/AND7MQ5FERICDOIAUW56RYT45A tower_of_power

         Just because someone is paying the lease, rent or whatever to the sultan who happens to be a Filipino and living in Manila doesn’t make Sabah a Philippine territory … a Filipino citizen may own a piece of land in the US of A … that piece of land still is a part of the USA … not a Philippine territory!!!

      • https://me.yahoo.com/a/iV0XkkNontlsHWTkG2jcuz.PB64A#6b054 F alonso

        The Sultan of Brunei, out of gratitude for the Sulu Sultanate’s help, gave away to the latter North Borneo, which was then part of his kingdom. This is what we now know as Sabah.
        In 1878, the Sultan of Sulu leased North Borneo to the British North Borneo Company. The Malaysian government, which inherited Sabah from the British, continues to pay rent to the Sultanate of Sulu.(this is copy pasted part of the column above).
         
        When the British left Sabah at the end of their contract,a fradulent referendum was made in Sabah.A legal referendum is made only inside an established sovereign Nation.At that time Sabah was rented from the Sultanate of Sulu who were citizens of the Phil.As Sabah was ceded to the Phil by the Sultanate of Sulu,technically it’s a Phil territory.The fradulent Election referendum made Sabah a Malaysian state.A state created from a land which they don’t legally own.

      • koolkid_inthehouse

        He can claim his Sultanate in Malaysia.  Philippines can’t claim it.  He can live anywhere and still claim Sabah.  

        He should have built a palace there right away when it was rewarded to him. Keep his palace and can travel between Sulu and Sabah.

      • crisostomo_ibarra_the3rd

        That is according to Philippine history. Have you checked it according to Malaysian history? The bottomline is who will decide on whose history is valid. The sultanate of Sulu can claim all he wants but his only problem is who aside from the miniscule Filipino historians and followers would believe him. Ask 100 people in the streets of Luzon and you will find out that they dont care about the warring Kiram clan nor their sabah claim. They are more interested in their telenovelas, gameshow that exploits the poor, their MOA stroll and their beach vacations. Tell me that I am wrong!!!

      • https://me.yahoo.com/a/iV0XkkNontlsHWTkG2jcuz.PB64A#6b054 F alonso

        The Sultan of Brunei, out of gratitude for the Sulu Sultanate’s help, gave away to the latter North Borneo, which was then part of his kingdom. This is what we now know as Sabah.
        In 1878, the Sultan of Sulu leased North Borneo to the British North Borneo Company. The Malaysian government, which inherited Sabah from the British, continues to pay rent to the Sultanate of Sulu.
        Copy pasted Galing yan sa taas,galing din yan sa Nat’l Archive na recognized ng Malaysia.
        Nag imbento ng referendum ang Malaysia sa lupa na hindi naman sa kanila,kung saan napasakop ang Sabah sa Malaysian federation,kaya naging isang State ng Malaysia ang Sabah.

      • jeepneydr

        So the Sultanate have a claim not the Philippine goverment, even Kiram claim his own Royal Army then why do we blame the Philippine govermentor the President  for not helping.

    • branstark

      kundi ka ba naman T A N G A para sabihin na teritoryo ng pilipinas ang sabah:
      – tingnan mo sa mapa kung nasaan ang sabah
      – nagdesisyon na ang mga NATIVE ng sabah na sa malaysia ang loyalty nila di ba? kapag pinilit nating angkinin ito, wala tayong pagkakaiba sa mga dayuhan na sumakop sa aitn na kinamumuhian natin.
      – base sa history maaring pagmamay-ari ng sultan ng sulu ang sabah dahil bigay ito ng sultan ng brunei, ndi ibig sabihin nun teritoryo na ito ng pilipinas.. SIGE PILIPINO ANG MAY-ARI NG SABAH PERO ITO AY NASA LABAS NG BANSA. kaya walang karapatan ang gobyerno natin doon.. ang sultan lang.

      palitan mo yang username mo.. nakakasira ng pangalan.

  • white scorpion

    i for one support the fight of the tausug. the malaysian have been abusing us since 1980’s (upon my knowledge) perhaps and beyond. now they will know sino katapat nila. and yet, sulu pa lang kalaban nila. AND, mr tabako, keep your mouth shut. you have your chance but you didn’t do anything. tapos ngayon nakikisawsaw ka.

  • bongarroyo

    oy si tulfing kumakampi na kay marcos ngayon…

    makita mo mamaya isumbong kita kay raymart at claudine…LOL

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_TNASVGXZ23VCJWV7KO7WPDIKKI George

    banat na naman ang tsismoso. tatang mon, i still remember waht you did to pinky lacson in your column, kulang na lang koronahan nin satanas. now, tatang, where’s pinky now? now, here you go again, puro tsismis.

  • Andrew San Jose

    daming sources ni tulfo. mula aparri hanggang jolo puro sources. nakteteng. wala bang first hand info? puro tsismis

  • Ryan Yturriaga

    War is hell. The last thing we want… is a fight! – Ace Ventura

  • UrHONOR

    BUONG akala ko tong si MONG ay kolumista lang….INSTIGADOR din pala with the honoraray rank of Royal Gatongero.  WarMONGer par excellence.

  • Ilving Tabios Zamora

    Does Tulfo ever think before he writes?  O lasing lang?

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/RDDM5UQ45HLPPKM66KYEBCMTCE dave

    who gets the rental payment from Malaysia? Is it Kiram?

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/RDDM5UQ45HLPPKM66KYEBCMTCE dave

    paging ANTONIO TRILLANES, you are needed at the back channel.

  • talagalangha

    I support the Kirams in their quest for their homeland…should we not expect another land-grabber like the Aquino Cojuangcos to be supporting their kind…? This president is a traitor to the country, so much for tuwad na daan and yellow-propaganda administration…the most corrupt ever…!  And now, sowing division on his own people…this is the start of a civil war…let us all beware of the yellows…and their minions…

  • lolo_Jose

    SABI KO NA SA INYO MGA APO, SI mON Tulfo ay parang juxebox, HULUGAN MO ng PERA
    at KAKANTA ng Gusto mo hahaha

    • patrickinca

       Mga Tulfo brothers naman ay di alam ng karamihan ay bayaran  ever since. Kung hindi mo siya babayaran ay ilalabas niya ang mga baho mo pero tatahimik if the price is right.

  • koolkid_inthehouse

    Let them fight for it.  It’s a private army against Malaysia.  

  • stefenjoe_58

    Your data were all not true… the sulus that came to Sabah were not to fight for the land. Most of them were emigrant seaching for better living, tired of hard and poor economic life in Southern Mindanaou and Sulu Islands. All the filiphinos in Sabah that enjoyed good living in Sabah will never supported that small heads terrorists… I am very sure your data were all created in your living room without proper field survey on the real land of Sabah… just go and see yourself the real thousands of tausugs in Sabah….do you think they wants to be under the Kiram Sultanate..after they got everything they want from Malaysia now..think and surver the real data before you write ….

    • sanjuan683

       hehehehe unggoy nakaposition na sila, hina mo sa strategy, ngayon ka lang yata pinanganak.

      • dxdaistar

         stefenjoe_58, u must be a Malaysian lah! For sure u also like so do my? And that story was also created in your living room?

  • marienkind

    What if Marcos intentionally leaked the Jabidah Massacre to foment rebellion in the south? What if he  allowed Malaysia to train and supply armed groups for 30 years thinking theyre on top of the game when in fact they’re just buying the guns they’ll be shot with? What if he knew that the Tausugs will eventually try to reclaim Sabah on their own? Operation Merdeka hope to train a few dozen commandos. The true Operation Merdeka trained an entire nation. DUN DUN DUN DUN. hahaha

    • jong

      ok na sana ang operation merdeka,kung hindi lang sa isang traydor na NINOY.Ninoy change Operation Merdeka to Jabida Massacre. mga mga traydor talaga ang mga aquino.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/U2VPSRNUA6MZGXS7FX6W5ZRCBI Antonio

    hanggang ngayon utak ipis ka pa rin tulfo!

    • sanjuan683

       hehehe nagsalita ang utak lamok na may dengue. huhuhuhuhuhu

  • disqus_EWrSdjV1nv

    MALAYSIA = SULU ROYAL ARMY

    ONE COUNTRY RATTLED BY 1 POOR SULTAN.

    SEE HOW GREAT FILIPINOS ARE?

  • dxdaistar

     stefenjoe_58, u must be a Mlaysian lah! For sure u also like so do my? And that story was also created in your living room?

  • diamond_digger

    Despite his claimed familiarity  with the various enthnic tribes, particularly the muslims in mindanao  as he is trying to fully portray many times in his column (in fact, almost ten issues about the Sabah incident), Tulfo hasn’t or maybe deliberately refuse to tag most muslims as ingrate and or traitors. In today’s column, however, one doesn’t need to have the brains of a rocket scientist to read and understand between the lines: 1) The Tausogs are ingrate and traitors against malaysia who supported them financially and morally in the past; 2) Misuari and the tausogs, in general, are now turning against the son of the person (the late Cory Aquino) who plucked him from oblivion and even initially favored him with the perks as ARMM governor. Clearly, they exemplified the traits of an ungrateful person and of being a traitor par excellence.

    • jong

      hindi kailangan ng utang na loob sa isang pinunong katulad ni Cory Aquino,kasi manggagamit lang sya para sa sarili nyang interes.Revenge is the only thing in his demonic mind.

  • lhan

    from sabah with love or hate???

  • Lapu Lapu

    Mon, I completely agree with you on your belief on karma.

    Definitely Malaysia is reaping the bad karma like all other nations that plotted against their neighbors.

    Pakistan created Taliban to fight the soviets in Afghanistan. Now Taliban is fighting their creator.

    India supported Tamil rebellion in srilanka. The LTTE killed their Prime Minister.

    Kuwait supported Iraq to fight Iran. Sadly Iraq invaded Kuwait. Many other like these stories we all know…..

    If Misuari  is honest, he should reveal all the secret. Who given them arms and financial support to fight the Philippine government.

    Truth will hurt many, but it must be told. Now its time. We are waiting……

    • Adnalab Elrasa

      malaysia who provide arms and money.if you want know ask veterans mnlf cadre 90 some of them still alive

  • Barak_O

    didn’t know ramon is now a comedy writer

    or is into fiction story writing

    at this time he might be regretting the writeup above

    in light of the trouncing

    the sabah picnic goers suffered for their misadventure

    or ramon just saw it that way, forgive his below average analysis

    or revenue from his usual business is good

    once in a while people would hardly notice

    whichever way he should just stick to police beat stories

    international or even national stories

    are too much for him

  • crisostomo_ibarra_the3rd

    Puro ka “according to my sources” eh gawa gawa mo lang yan. Kung tama ang sources mo na may mga (2500 + 150 +600) fighters na nakakalat sa Sabah, bakit mag offer ng ceasefire si Kiram. Ang ceasefire order is simply a pathetic admission of surrender. Whatever happened to the “last stand”. Nasaaan na ang kahit mamatay ng dahil sa Sabah. You are as pathetic as your sources Mr. Tulfo. Kaya ka nabubugbog dahil sa mga kalokohan mo kagaya ni Kiram.

  • http://www.facebook.com/jeremiah.ares Jeremiah Ares

    Filipinos are defenseless even in their own country and kill each other.  Why can’t they defend their own and in the land legitimately claimed once their own (scientific studies had shown that living beings consume each other even animals, when they ran out of food).  That will be sad to hear stories like ” father/grandfather once told me that used to be our own.

  • pasaway008ako

    if this is all true, then there would be long fight (gun battle) in this island of sabah!

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/36O4ZGE5JY24XE4XQOXBM6O4WE Klepto

    Mon sino sources mo? Gusto ko maging friends kami sa FB.

  • mulanay

    Widen your horizon, Mr. Tulfo. For your enlightenment, Nur Misuari’s return to the Philippines when Tita Cory became president was a necessary component of the restoration of democracy in the Philippines that Marcos snuffed out. The communists and MNLF were fighting for a cause and the restoration of democracy was a good beginning to attempt to address the grievances of these alienated groups. Alangan namang i-itsapwera mo sila. Besides, the MNLF had the full backing of the OIC, whose members are giving employment to hundreds of thousands of Filipinos. To say that “hindi dapat pinabalik ni Cory ang Misuari na’ yan” indicates narrow-mindedness.

    • Marx Louis Wang

      Ang kawawang Tulfo
      May lapis tsaka papel
      Ngunit isip ay walang laman….

    • jong

      puro mga traydor na aquino.how can Cory became mother of democracy daw in asia wherein fact she supported communism. democracy is never the same with communism right.they are very opposite in any sense..

  • ang_dagat

    Ramon,

    are you forgetting the airforce. Sure Malaysia are worried about a public relations disaster and maybe the threat of terrorism as a result of this conflict. But 2,000 or even 20,000 lightly armed men would be no match for the might of their opposition. It would probably take some time, because of the terrain and landscape of Sabah, but the sultan force is indeed a suicide mission.

    Having said that, the Malaysian’s should engage in dialogue, or risk being considered the bad boys.

    • Nagagalitna

      “Always remember that on one is stronger than the heart of the volunteer.”

  • kurakot

    Looking back, the root cause of all the Sabah problems is the Brits. What a shame. They f**ked up Europe, Africa and the Middle East leading to WII  

    • ang_dagat

      You are right there Sir. ….and not forgeting by beloved Ireland.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_26N5TXE3YVEC2YE7Z6PXNE5XNQ boy

    So what’s the big fuss if Tausugs are the fiercest warrior Mr. Tulfo? Go, tow Kiram and the rest of Tausugs in mindanao to sabah and die the most brutal way. Mga BOBO!!! Puro kayo tapang wala naman kayo mga utak…HInde puro tapang ang nagpapanalo sa labanan, mag isip kayo kung meron kayong isip…hehehehe.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/UJ2QMIMJMGCGAQWJYMFYGP6EWU Raistlin

    For someone saying things only in the comments section, and widely remaining anonymous, some of the guys here are soooooo full of courage :)

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/UJ2QMIMJMGCGAQWJYMFYGP6EWU Raistlin

    And to Mr. Tulfo, Sultan Kiram did not send anybody there, they all went in their own accord. It’s just that to some people, its hard to imagine why :p

  • Dy Leon

    Mr. Tulfo, you nailed it right again in the head Sir.. marami kapareho ng iyung pananaw ang nasa masa… ang mga commenters dito ay puro pakawala ni abnoy..

  • Ryan Soon

    i support any means to recover sabah , either by diplomatic or offensive force. it must be return to the philippines.

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