By Frances Mangosing
A group of peace-building organizations has urged the government, the Moro Islamic Liberation Front and the Bangsamoro Transmission Commission to make a “thorough Constitutional test” of the Bangsamoro Basic Law in order for its endorsement to Congress as a priority bill become a reality.
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.”
An escalation of fighting between the Army and a breakaway Moro rebel group in the provinces of Maguindanao and North Cotabato killed 18 people in a single day of violence, the military said on Tuesday.
By Nikko Dizon
A third meeting between President Benigno Aquino III and Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) chair Murad Ebrahim is likely to take place before the Chief Executive addresses a joint session of Congress on July 28, the Inquirer has learned.
By Ramon Tulfo
In denouncing the Supreme Court for ruling against the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP), President Noynoy was acting like a spoiled brat who did not get his way.