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Japan to host MILF delegation

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MANILA, Philippines–Amid continuing talks with the Philippine government, a delegation from the Moro Islamic Liberation Front is set to fly to Japan next week for a visit seen to “help finalize the Mindanao peace process,” the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Monday.

In a statement, the Japanese MOFA said MILF members led by peace panel chair Mohagher Iqbal will visit Japan from Mar. 17 to 23 to meet with foreign ministry officials, the first time for an MILF delegation to undertake an official visit to Japan.

“It is expected that the visit of the MILF peace negotiating panel members can help finalize the Mindanao peace process,” said the MOFA, which also noted that recent peace talks have made “substantial progress” in the 40-year conflict between the Philippine government and Islamic rebel groups in Mindanao.

The Japanese Embassy in Manila has yet to release details of the trip, including the Japanese officials the MILF delegation is expected to meet and the places they will visit.

Japan has been keenly following the Mindanao peace process as a member of the International Monitoring Team since 2006 and an observer in the International Contact Group since 2009.

It previously hosted an informal meeting between President Aquino and MILF chair Al Haj Murad in Aug. 2011, which set the ball rolling on peace talks that led to last year’s signing of a framework agreement to establish a Bangsamoro juridical entity by 2016.


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  • Albert Einstien

    ha ha..IPIPILIT talaga nila yung UNCONSTITUTIONAL na MALAYSIA/MILF-PNOY  ” PIECE COMPROMISE…yung compromise SABAH ISSUE …je je…papasukin ang japan kasiAYAW ng TAO sa MALAYSIANS…..ha ha…MAKAPILI pa rin ang pnoy govt ..ke MALAYSIA o JAPAN man yan…baka magalit din ang TAO sa japan lalo nat madami silang PINATAY na FILIPINO ng WW2…

    WAR & CHAOS erupted due to pnoy’s ARROGANCE & LOYALTY  for his boss malaysian najib…
     
    ·        MALAYSIAN DROPPING NAPALM BOMBS to filipino citizens  “Napalm is the most terrible pain you can imagine,” said Kim Phúc, a napalm bombing survivor known from a famous Vietnam War photograph. “Water boils at 100 degrees Celsius (212°F). Napalm generates temperatures of 800 to 1,200 degrees Celsius (1,500-2,200°F).”. The effect was not always purely physical as napalm had psychological effects on the enemy as well…….such INHUMAN & BARBARIC treatment of our citizens..   who can stomach this abomination if not  the evil spirit..
     
    ·        ALL because we have M A K A P I L I and MALASia spokesperson for a leader….

    · What is so HARD in just FILING a CLAIM for SABAH in ICJ…& DENOUNCING MALAYSIA for using excessive force a HUMAN RIGHTs violation..……your MALAYSIAN BOSS will understand because you are  SUPPOSED to be the president of a country……that is ALL the SULU ARMY wants .. (so that the BLOODSHED will stop …but NOW it’s TOO LATE already you IGNITED CHAOS..)….which is in FACT the DUTY of pnoy & govt….INSTEAD pnoy arrogantly DISMISSed the legitimate grievance of its citizens , THREATENED to IMPRISON them when they return home ( he pushed them against the wall ) & COLLABORATED with the ENEMY STATE who is KILLING our HAPLESS citizens by NAPALM BOMBS & robbing our resources , our territory & sovereignty for 50 long years ALREADY….!.

    BLOOD in your HANDS PNOY..can you still SLEEP at night ?
     
    DEVIL lang MAKAKASIKMURA na IPA-MASAKER ang mga CITIZENS.. sa mga BANYAGAng MALAYSIANs……. It’s EVIL that is ALLOWING our people to get MASSACRED by excessive force ..jet bombers & massive military artillery attacks against FLESH & bare hands….it’s HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATION..·
    ·        FILIPINOS are WORTH DYING FOR ….TIME to GET REAL…
    ·         
    ·        IS HISTORY REPEATING ITSELF…?
    ·         
    ·         
    ·         
    ·         
    ·        HOW MUCH does  PATRIOTISM WORTH?
               
     
     
    2013 PNOY M A K A P I L I for MALAYSIA…pnoy’ boss is MALAYSIAN NAJIB
     
     
     
    1944 JAPANESE Collaboration ( MAKAPILI tawag sa mga pilipinong TRAYDOR dati )-Benigno Aquino SR…captured in japan & sent here in the Philippines charged with TREASON !..
     
     
     
    1968 NINOY AQUINO … exposed the RE-TAKING by marcos of our OIL RICH SABAH… … Benigno” NINOY” Aquino Jr. he is a a FRIEND of malaysian leaders..
     
     
     
    TRUE HISTORY will NEVER LIE……
     
     
     
    MY HEART BLEEDS for the SULU ARMY & civilians…WE SEEK JUSTICE…!!!
     
     
     
     
    CLOSE THE MALAYSIAN EMBASSY HERE NOW…..!!!

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/PQPOCGSITYMSD2UTYIN4TJP56U Rene

       manigas ka na lang hehehe!

      • ShibumiNinja

        :D )))))))

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_WYAZBOJYIUCRLWTYJBORBVTTOI boyfarmer

       bakit napunta sa napalm bomb, out of topic na yata at masyadong mahaba ang iyong comment, ikaw lang mag-isa ang mag break diplomatic ties with Malaysia

      • sanjuan683

         hehehehe habaan mo rin ang comment mo huag ka maingit sa kanya matalino siya. Libre naman ang mag comment. Di ba

      • im_earth

         oo libre. magtake out din ako. hehhe

      • ShibumiNinja

        : )))))))

      • ShibumiNinja

        :-O )))))))

      • ShibumiNinja

        :-D )))))))

    • misuari playboy

      just shut up…kiram lose!

      • ShibumiNinja

        :-D )))))))

        the word is looooooooosssserrrr

    • ShibumiNinja

      :-D )))))))

  • kismaytami

    I guess malaysia is now in search of a new terrorist group to continue muddling Mindanao.

  • XY ZEE

    Buwis na binbayaran ko ang ipambabyahe ng mga animal na iyan?
    Utang na loob.

  • avmphil

    We are continuing to give credence to this offshoot splinter group of Mad Misuari. Pnoy should abandon the talks and place its leaders under immediate arrest. Mohagher Iqbahas has nothing to do or interfere in the internal affairs of the Philippines. Given them complete autonomy and judicial entity will be suicidal for Filipinos in the near future and all others in Mindanao, unless the demography is changed with a Christian majority through transmigration.A Bosnian type of conflict is in the waiting, if Malacanang plays the wrong car in the South..

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/SRLWUTE6TYKA332DDUG5E2YGUQ Sandiego

    Smart. Japan or Indonesia. Mr. Aquino, stop being the YELLOW D I L D O,  and be a true leader. Stand up. Step forward. Unite our side so we are strong.  Integrate MILF into AFP then back MNLF/Sulu claim to Sabah.  Now lets see how Malaysia this arrogant country handles our united forces. Let’s point our guns, weapons and hatred at an external enemy. Instead of each other.  Lets prepare for war. But only as a means to unite our people. Don’t openly fight Malaysia. Just import our insurgency problems to Malaysia.  Give them our headache. Like they did to us just deny we are helping the insurgency in Sabah.

  • http://www.mmobux.com/ David Millon

    Japanese representative “uh,whattey? with half baked English. This should be a comedy, we shall see.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_UEHZP52OVNUUPVT3VJNWPUGVLU Peter L

    Japan has a very bad record in the Philippines in the past. At present, they make Japayukis of our women. They make them prostitutes. They allow our workers only six months and then send them home. Countries around us take advantage of us yet we never have the courage to stand on our own. We must think and act like one nation. “Now is the time for all good men to come to the aid of their country.” 

  • disqusted0fu

    A peace deal that brought chaos in Sabah, a peace deal that only involves a small portion of Mindanao, a peace deal that did not need to confiscate the firearms of the ones involved, a peace deal that is unconstitutional, a peace deal that is only for a nobel peace prize for the President. Is it really a peace deal???



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