Hoping to finally resolve their decades-long conflict, the chief negotiator for the communist National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDF) said its representatives were set to meet with the government side in Utrecht, the Netherlands, to explore ways to kickstart the stalled negotiations.
By Nash B. Maulana
The British Ambassador to the Philippines has advised peacemakers in Mindanao to prepare for the most difficult part of the peace process implementation, which would be the disarming of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) armed force.
By Germelina Lacorte
The Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) has said it plans to write a letter to Pope Francis asking him to say something in support of the peace process in Mindanao in the course of his visit to the country on Jan. 17, 2015.
By Christine O. Avendaño
The Bangsamoro peace agreement should be fully implemented so as to keep people in Mindanao from turning to violence and being lured to radicalism and terrorism, European Union Ambassador Guy Ledoux said.
By Leila B. Salaverria
Senator Grace Poe wants the Senate to investigate the reported recruitment of Filipinos into the Islamic State to thwart any plans of the group to take root in the Philippines.