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After plebiscite, MILF chief says hardest struggle ‘will be the struggle against ourselves’

Jan 22, 2019 - 11:30 AM

'We will see this as a really huge challenge,' says the MILF chief hours after he voted yes in the January 21 plebiscite

MILF chief Ebrahim Murad. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

Duterte signs EO creating new Bangsamoro Transition Commission

Nov 07, 2016 - 5:13 PM

The MILF hopes Congress can enact the law creating the Bangsamoro region in time for the 2019 polls when leaders of the new region could be elected

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MILF arms turnover: 'Swords into plowshares'

Jun 16, 2015 - 8:00 PM

We silence the guns today and our voices will drown the songs of war ARMM Governor Mujiv Hataman says

SURRENDERED FIREARMS. A Filipino Muslim boy walks past 75 high-powered firearms surrendered by members of rebel group Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) during the first phase of the decommissioning of weapons in the town of Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao province in the southern Philippines on June 16, 2015. Photo by Ritchie Tongo/EPA

MILF chief: Decommissioning 'deeply personal,' not just statistics

Jun 16, 2015 - 4:30 PM

This is not propaganda says MILF chief Murad Ebrahim It s proof that it is ready to begin its transformation to a political organization

UK hails turnover of Philippine rebel firearms

Jun 16, 2015 - 1:59 PM

Following this historic milestone the UK calls for the passage of legislation to make the Bangsamoro peace deal a reality

HISTORIC TURNOVER. Members of rebel group Moro Islamic Liberation Front stand guard on a street in the town of Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao province in the southern Philippines on June 15, 2015, a day before the combatants turned over their firearms. Photo by Marconi Navales/EPA

'Ink on paper not enough to bring peace'

Oct 16, 2012 - 11:47 AM

President Aquino the government and the MILF admit the Framework Agreement is just an initial victory

'MOST IMPORTANT DOCUMENT.' MILF Chairman Al Haj Murad Ebrahim (second from left) describes the Framework Agreement on the Bangsamoro as the most important document in this chapter of the MILF's history. He watches the signing of the peace roadmap along with Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak and President Benigno Aquino III. MILF Peace Panel Chairman Mohagher Iqbal and Government Peace Panel Chairman Marvic Leonen sign the deal in the presence of Malaysian Facilitator Tengku Dato'Abdul Ghafar. Photo by Malacañang Photo Bureau.