This is the second time the GRP submitted to its counterpart a set of demands before a formal opening to a round of formal peace negotiations.
Month: May 2017
“We must address the real roots of the armed fighting. And that would address the long-standing problems of Filipinos, ours and our Moro brothers, too.”
Independent think-tank Ibon Foundation launched a campaign on peace talks awareness.
“We are all Filipinos…You do not have to be a Mindanaoan to make a stand on what is right.”
“The bottom line is this: how in heaven’s name can we get to hear the side of a compatriot who is behind bars and waiting on death row in a foreign land and who cannot come home for said purpose?”
Bishop Carlo Morales of the Iglesia Filipina Independiente remains committed to the church mission of working for the attainment of peace.
By BENJIE OLIVEROS Bulatlat perspective People were half expecting it, and we have always shouted “Never Again!” in response to these threats. And now, President Duterte has made good his threat of declaring martial law in Mindanao and hinted that he is willing to declare it nationwide. Since August 2016, or a little more than…
Activists enjoin the public to make their dissenting voice heard outside the Palace gates in Mendiola tomorrow.
Residents believe that the 4th IB of the Philippine Army is there to secure an incoming coal mining operation.
“We fear for the effects of war on the civilian population.”
All-out war attacks are taking its toll on the civilians and not on their targets.