By TJ Burgonio
The government has invited more than 1,000 guests, including Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, to next Thursday’s signing of the comprehensive peace deal with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front, Malacañang said Friday.
International monitors observing government talks with Muslim rebels expressed confidence on Friday that efforts to end one of Asia’s bloodiest and longest insurgencies will survive derailing attempts by hardline guerrillas.
By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
As Filipinos recover from the Moro National Liberation Front’s (MNLF) siege of Zamboanga City that left hundreds dead, the European Union (EU) has started training residents on how to avoid mines and unexploded ordnance (UXO).
By Frances Mangosing
A Malaysian national was arrested last month by Philippine authorities in Zamboanga City for suspected involvement with the Moro National Liberation Front, Malaysia and Philippine authorities confirmed.
By Tarra Quismundo
The Japanese government announced Wednesday night a $2 million emergency grant aid to support relief and rehabilitation efforts in conflict-stricken Zamboanga City.