As skyscrapers around Hong Kong harbor erupted into a reverie of laser beams and giant digital displays during their synchronized nightly light show, one innocuous 28-story building near the water’s edge had stayed dark for months, clad in bamboo scaffolding for a face-lift.
The Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) said it could not accept a Bangsamoro Basic Law that “may be constitutional but will not solve the Bangsamoro Question.”
For ordinary residents of areas that have been identified for inclusion in the Bangsamoro entity, the signing of the Comprehensive Agreement on Bangsamoro on Thursday (Mar. 27) is really a hope for celebration.
By Frances Mangosing
Fresh clashes broke out Tuesday in Maguindanao between government troops and hardline Moro rebels opposed to peace deal following intermittent clashes the previous day, the military said.
By Edwin Fernandez
The Moro Islamic Liberation Front believes the ceasefire agreement between it and the government was violated during Monday’s skirmishes involving private armed groups and government forces.