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Duterte to meet with Nur in Jolo

Philippine Star - ‎5 hours ago‎
DAVAO CITY - Incoming president Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday said he would fly to Jolo in Sulu to talk to members of the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF), who claimed to have been snubbed when they tried to meet with him after the elections.
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National Democratic Front submits list of Cabinet nominees

CNN Philippines - ‎4 hours ago‎
Duterte is also reaching out to Nur Misuari, founder of the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF). He plans to visit Misuari in Sulu, where the rebel leader has gone into hiding after facing criminal charges over the 2013 Zamboanga siege, which ...
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ARMM leadership: peace process with MILF, MNLF to resume under Duterte

Manila Bulletin - ‎May 14, 2016‎
Cotabato City - Leaders of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), many of whom were re-elected to their posts in the May 9 polls, are confident that the peace process with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) and Moro National Liberation ...

Zambo City to pursue case against Nur Misuari, MNLF

Manila Bulletin - ‎May 24, 2016‎
Zamboanga City - The government of this city remains firm in its legal battle for justice against the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) that attacked this city in September 2013. This, even as acting Mayor Cesar Iturralde declined to comment on a ...

Duterte can't just scrap BBL, says MILF

Filipino Express - ‎12 hours ago‎
The Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) on Thursday, May 19, said the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) cannot be unilaterally set aside by the government as the incoming Duterte administration pushes for a federal system of government.
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Zamboanga City firm on pursuing cases over 2013 siege

Philippine Star - ‎May 24, 2016‎
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines - The city government is firm in pursuing cases against fugitive Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) founding chairman Nur Misuari and more than 200 other followers believed involved in the bloody siege here more than ...
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Comelec, COA execs get CA nod

Philippine Star - ‎19 hours ago‎
The appointment of Abas, a nephew of Moro Islamic Liberation Front peace panel chairman Mohagher Iqbal, was first taken up in August last year alongside that of Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista.
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Dureza assures wide consultations on Bangsamoro peace

BusinessWorld Online Edition - ‎May 22, 2016‎
Mr. Alvarez was quoted by the Philippine Daily Inquirer on Thursday as saying that the peace processes with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) and the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) are “back to square one,” contrary to Mr. Duterte's ...

Amnesty for Muslim prisoners urged

The Manila Times - ‎May 23, 2016‎
The two groups are also seeking the review of the cases of 224 Muslims accused as members of the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF), who were arrested during the 2013 Zamboanga siege and detained at Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig City.

Ideas on federalism

Philippine Star - ‎May 22, 2016‎
No wonder the Moro Islamic Liberation Front, the Moro National Liberation Front, and other Islamic militants, mouth-water at the prospect of a Federal system.

Aguirre wants case of SAF 44 speeded up

The Standard - ‎20 hours ago‎
... Moro Islamic Liberation Front, Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters and private armed groups. Incoming Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II said he was disappointed at the delays in the resolution of the charges that the National Bureau of ...
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Four dead as Philippine clans clash over election

Yahoo7 News - ‎May 15, 2016‎
"This is not an ordinary family feud because both sides have relatives and supporters from the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) and the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF)," he said. Though both groups have signed truces with the government as ...

Filipino Muslims ask Duterte to pardon falsely accused - ‎May 21, 2016‎
The rights groups also requested a review of the detention of 266 Moro men and women arrested during the 2013 Zamboanga Siege on suspicion of membership to the Moro National Liberation Front. Of them, only 42 were released in March 2015 after their ...
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Philippines peace/charter changes can coexist - ‎May 23, 2016‎
Alvarez was quoted as saying the peace processes with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front [MILF] and the Moro National Liberation Front is “back to square one,” which appeared contrary to Duterte's campaign promise that he would honor peace agreements ...
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Philippine Elections: Politics and Peace Make Strange Bedfellows

The Asia Foundation - In Asia - ‎May 18, 2016‎
Leaders of Moro separatist groups - the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) and the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) - have publically declared their support for Duterte, with the MILF's chair calling him a “true son of Mindanao.” (Stay tuned for ...
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Zamboanga City to ask Duterte for exclusion from Bangsamoro territory

Philippine Star - ‎May 17, 2016‎
Isabelle Climaco-Salazar has yet to find ways to appease Duterte, who at the height of the campaign period was reportedly angered over Salazar's stand not to support candidates who support the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) and the Moro Islamic ...

The incoming President must look at the lesson of contemporary history

Business Mirror - ‎May 23, 2016‎
For instance, the classic guerrilla tactic of the Abu Sayyaf and its extensive support structure from the Moro population, the Moro Islamic Liberation and the Moro National Liberation Front, makes it an elusive and difficult target even for military ...

Zambo gov't to pursue legal battle vs Misuari

Sun.Star - ‎May 23, 2016‎
THE City Government of Zamboanga is not backing out in its legal battle against Nur Misuari and the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) faction he leads, in spite of the pronouncement of presumptive president Rodrigo Duterte to grant immunity to the ...
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Can Duterte Back Up His Tough Talk as President of the Philippines?

World Politics Review - ‎May 23, 2016‎
Duterte's pick for the head of the Philippine National Police, Ronald Dela Rosa, only exacerbated concerns this week with his warning to criminals: “Not only will we crush you; we will bury you.

Remarks by ally of Philippines leader-to-be baffle MILF

Anadolu Agency - ‎May 24, 2016‎
It does not build confidence that the Duterte administration understands the Bangsamoro problem," said an editorial titled "A non-starter statement posted" on Luwaran.