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Peace deal signed in March

President Benigno Aquino III and Prime Minister Najib Razak. FILE PHOTOS

The Aquino administration and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) will sign by the end of March a final peace agreement, ending four decades of conflict in Mindanao and opening the way for development of the rich but impoverished island in southern Philippines.

Posted: March 1st, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Kiram’s close kin nabbed in Malaysia–report

Sulu Sultan Jamalul Kiram III RAFFY LERMA

Malaysian police authorities arrested a close kin of Sulu Sultan Jamalul Kiram III, a Sabah-based radio station said, quoting Sabah Police Commissioner Hamza Taib on Tuesday.

Posted: March 12th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

UN calls for end to violence in Sabah

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon.  AP FILE PHOTO

The United Nations has called for an end to violence in Sabah as it appealed for a dialogue among parties involved to peacefully settle the dispute. In a statement issued from his office, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon also called on parties involved to uphold international human rights standards amid escalating hostilities there.

Posted: March 7th, 2013 in Asia & Pacific,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Sultan’s brother open to ‘peaceful’ solution

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The heirs of the Sultan of Sulu:  (seated from left) Rajah Mudah Agbimuddin Kiram, Sultan Jamalul Kiram III, Sultan Bantilan Esmail Kiram II and (standing from left) Datu Alianapia Kiram, Datu Phugdal Kiram and Datu Baduruddin Kiram. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

The brother of the sultan of Sulu said his group in Lahad Datu town in Sabah was open to negotiate with the Malaysian government just to have a “peaceful” solution to the Sabah standoff.

Posted: February 27th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »