Militants call for end to Sabah violence in rally at KL embassy

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MILITANTS’ MIGHTY VOICE About 200 protesters stage a rally at the Malaysian embassy calling for an end to the violence in Sabah. MATIKAS SANTOS

MANILA, Philippines – Protesters rallied in front of the Malaysian Embassy Thursday calling on the government to end the violence in Sabah that has, so far, claimed the lives of over 50 people.

The protesters, carrying placards that read “Stop the Killings”, “Humanitarian Ceasefire Now,” were from the Sanlakas partylist, Bukluran ng Manggagawang Pilipino (BMP) and Partido Lakas ng Masa (PLM).

They also placed red handprints on a tarpaulin that said “PM Najib, Pres. Noynoy: There’s Blood in Your Hands! Humanitarian Ceasefire Now!” referring to Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak and Philippine President Benigno Aquino III.

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  • http://profile.yahoo.com/VS5EYSP4FPOTVQCJZ24NRE6Z2M Edgardo Mendoza

    malayshits

    • misuari playboy

      kiramshit blunder

  • http://twitter.com/SyafiqahAbManah Syafiqah.AbManah

    Stop the killing? EASY.. get your fellow pinoys so called sulu army to get out from malaysia.. they come to our country, threat peace in sabah, murder our police man, make hostage of our citizen, violently destroy public property, disturb public daily routine, buried weapon on our land, disagree to negotiation, an yet you people told us to stop the killing???? how to stop if it’s not us who started it!!! how could we stop our police and army from protecting our country our people from your sulu terorrist??? they are NOW IN OUR COUNTRY, its not like we go out there to philipines hunting them out. are you people in your rightfulmind?

    do you know what they do to our policeman ? they shot them to death, yes, but that’s not enough, they slaughtered them one by one, tear the body apart!!! yet did we gone crazy at your embassy here in malaysia??? nope we send you flower! a sign for peace, a hint for pleaseee get them out of our country, war is the last thing we want.

    • internet101

      Do you know that these people called Tausug owns the land in sabah.
      After the Malaysian invaded the area and improved it. I call invaded because phils owns it and Malaysian improved it they did not return the land to Marcos administration they would like to claim the sabah area.

      These people have suffered at the hand of Malaysia for long time. You know that Malaysia has no freedom of speech I watch in other youtube that they are canning people. They can do what they want.

      Do you know what Malaysian did?

      During the Marcos administration the government would like to claim sabah for its own territory but Malaysians got along with these people trained, brain washed and armed them on how to fight against Pilipino Government. There were more than 200,000 people killed in Mindanao, Malaysia supported this terrorism in Mindanao. And you see what the results are now.

      • http://twitter.com/SyafiqahAbManah Syafiqah.AbManah

        No you are wrong, tausug people did not own sabah. sabah is a state that made up from many races and tausug is one of them. At 1963, sabahan (sabah people) have choose to join malaysia under the cobbold comission 1963, no one is been force to join malaysia and the proof is; actually malaysia is made up by penisular malaysia, sabah, sarawak and singapore, but singapore chose to be dismiss from malaysia, and then they are dismissed.

        sabah has been part of Malaysia under the British colonizaniton its not us malaysian that invaded sabah, brainwash them or whatsoever that you have claimed, NO we are not. they have been with us since then, under the british colonizaniton. In 1957 british decide to give us independence, later then sabah join us (which i stated earlier).

        And since then, we are as A COUNTRY (penisular malaysia, sabah & sarawak). so since penisular malaysia is developing so is sabah & sarawak, the past years malaysia government has plan an intensive development plan for them, because there, they are malaysia citizen.

        THEN COME THE KIRAM FAMILY CLAIMING FOR SABAH. WHY NOW? WHY AFTER SABAH IS DEVELOPING, THEY WANT TO CLAIM FOR IT?

        One question that always in my mind, do phillphines actually address KIRAM family as one of Philiphines ROYAL FAMILY? because let said if sabah are going to be handed to KIRAM family, will that mean SULU ROYAL will ruled sabah?????? separately from philiphines central government???? OR philliphines government will cease sabah from SULU ROYAL….. ;) because i’ve heard that KIRAM family, the SULU ROYAL did not receive recognition from philliphines, So philliphines government can easily denies the KIRAM, SULU ROYAL right and take over sabah lawfully. how’s that sound to you? i dont understand why other pinoys rally to get our army stop protecting sabah. how could u tell your authorities to stop protecting you? but IF this is the plan, then it all make sense… phillipines do play their role great. let the SULUKS do the job.

    • Gabriela Silang

      I wish it is that easy but unfortunately it ain’t. The cause of all this crisis is too deep. That’s why your dear government (and even our current) should have listened to these people before this happened. The UN already asked both sides to end the violence so the Sultan called a ceasefire but your government rejected it. Why? I think we all know the answer. If you don’t, ask your leaders.

      • http://twitter.com/SyafiqahAbManah Syafiqah.AbManah

        YES. we rejected. before our army was send to sabah. we had called for negotiation, do u know for how many days? 7 days! we give a date for negotiation, the suluks did not wat to negotiate, the we extend the date again. till there was an ambush by suluks that killed our 8 policeman, (they attack while we want to negotiate!) then we called the negotiation off, and start to send army to protect sabah. WHY the sultan people, attack while we are still negotiating??? what do u think they want? didn’t they asking for a war?

        and yes, the ceasefire, the kiram ask for ceasefire, they ask US to ceasefire, while their army at sabah still actively harming and threaten our people?

        Just back to the basic, sabah & sarawak are part of malaysia. then come kiram familly claiming for sabah, they dont want to negotiate, if we did not hand in sabah, they threaten for a war, by first threatens tanduo village people, then killed our authorities, then when they feel like losing the war they they create, they ask for ceasefire, but then, still actively operate. come on, if it is your country, will you ceasefire while they still in your country ??? well i dont think its the right thing to do, because we did not feel secure.

  • Oliver Ted

    Moral of the story, when the 1 side give you so much time to walk away= just walk away unharmed. This suluk just step on sabah land with weapon. you cant just walk in to others country with a weapon. If the suluk want to claim sabah then use the correct way. Not just step inside and threaten people bringing your weapon. The international community will judge this suluk wrongdoing. They should be blame. The malaysia gov have ask them to surrender till now they didn’t. Dont just blame malaysia gov. If this suluk go to manila with weapons what will the Philippine authority will do???? of course they will arrested right? if they open fire to the Philippine’s police of course the police shoot them right? so think wisely, dont just blame one party.

  • flip1sba

    First of all, such violence and bloodshed would not happen if The Sultan of Sulu’s royal army did not invade Malaysia with arms and refused surrender.

    Unfortunately, they took the wrong path in such instead of a better, more diplomatic solutions when it comes to the issue.

  • http://twitter.com/kl_kch_oz disillusioned panda

    You only need to look at the pictures of our mutilated soldiers to know why it’s going to be very hard for our government to negotiate with the Suluks now. There’s also the fact that another two died when they were duped into thinking the Suluk men were ‘surrendering’ after these men raised the white flag. The pictures reminded me of the Madura -Dayak conflict in Indonesia. We are dealing with backward, barbaric and
    unpredictable people here, make no mistake.

    I just wish this so called Sultan and his followers will realise that no
    present day Sabahans are interested in making him their leader or leaving
    Malaysia to form an independent nation with this Sultan as the head. If
    anything, the longer the conflict goes on, the less support the Sultan and his
    followers get from Malaysians, Filipinos and the international community.

    This crisis also brings into question the suitability of the leaders of both
    countries in leading during times of crisis. I honestly wonder about Najib and
    Aquino at times and their handling of this crisis doesn’t give me much faith.
    We have first class infrastructure but very lax border security and patrol. All
    this while it was easy for Suluks to enter Sabah via Lahad Datu and this
    despite the well known fact that it’s not easy to tell who’s Sabahan and who’s
    Sulu since they look similar. We were also shocked to hear about this
    “Project IC” at Sabah involving our former Prime Minister. Do any of these Suluk have Malaysian Mykad/Mykid? How about our driver’s licence? Absolutely
    ridiculous!

    And in the middle of all the bickering and arguments, lie the poor people of Sabah. Has anyone ever thought of asking them what they want? People forget that there are more than 30 native groups in Sabah and the Suluks are not even the majority. What about the rights of the other groups like Kadazan, Bajau, Murut, Bisaya, Kedayan etc? Do they
    identify themselves with the Sultan?

    If Misuari is behind this, arrest him along with the Sultan for war crimes. Either the Phillipines do it or get them extradited if that’s even possible. I don’t understand how our leaders can be so indecisive at a time like this but very decisive when deciding whether to approve funding for mega projects! No wonder both countries lack respect at
    international level. The leaders of both countries seem to lack the courage to
    take stern action when necessary and are more worried about pleasing certain
    people.

  • go88

    They had three weeks to negotiate … if this incident had happened in Indonesia kopassus would have been sent and those fools have been dead within two days

  • http://www.facebook.com/salm.sanh Salm Sanh

    We need not to condone the siege,amuck that they have inflicted in Malaysia.Think of thousand Pinoys working there by own sweat. Reclaiming royal highness of a clan by placing Pnoy hostage and expense ofwhole nation…Peace in Mindanao is what Mindanaons are yearning for not a piece of royal highness. Its is ideal to be patriotic but blind pride will go nowhere

  • Bopak

    Reading the banner “Negotiate Now” makes me grew goosebumps. In the first place you started it; and just when the going is getting merrier you want to end it through negotiation. What a joker!

  • Azeera Natasha

    Pejadah nak negotiate dgn penceroboh. Dasar tk malu. Orang dh kasi masa harituh tk nak berambus. Kata snggup mati laa konon. Nih bila sekor2 dah mampus, bru hegeh2 nak negotiate. Stupid people. Pity them.

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