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MILF vows to reject watered down Bangsamoro basic law

Chief government negotiator Miriam Coronel-Ferrer and MILF chief negotiator Mohagher Iqbal. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO/www.opapp.gov.ph and INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

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.”

Posted: July 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Pre-Sona meeting for Aquino, Murad

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, center in back row, and Philippine President Benigno Aquino III, right in back row, congratulate Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) chief negotiator Mohagher Iqbal, following a signing ceremony for a tentative peace agreement between the MILF and the government which Malaysia helped broker, at Malacanang Palace. Others are Malaysian peace broker Tengku Abdul Ghafar, right back to camera, and MILF chair Al Haj Murad. AP PHOTO

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.

Posted: July 20th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Indigenous tribes want ancestral lands excluded from Bangsamoro autonomy


Leaders of indigenous tribes within the proposed Bangsamoro territory have demanded that their ancestral lands be excluded, saying that if Philippine government refuses to exclude them from the draft law on Bangsamoro autonomy, it would violate their inherent and inalienable right to self-determination.

Posted: June 29th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Palace seen to make big announcement on proposed Bangsamoro autonomy soon

Mohagher Iqbal, chief MILF negotiator, and Miriam Coronel-Ferrer, head of the government negotiating panel, exchange copies of the peace agreement between the MILF and the Aquino administration they signed in Malacañang on March 27, 2014.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

It’s not as simple as drafting a bill renaming a street.

Posted: June 4th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Misuari not invited to OIC meeting

Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) leader Nur Misuari (C) addresses his armed followers in one of their camps in Indanan, Sulu, on the southern island of Mindanao.  AFP FILE PHOTO

Nur Misuari, the founding chair of the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF), is not included in the list of those invited to attend the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) ministerial meeting in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia within June.

Posted: June 4th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »