Esmail Kiram - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Esmail Kiram


12 Filipinos found guilty in 2013 Malaysia standoff

Jul 25, 2016 - 11:20 PM

UPDATED Nine of these Filpinos are also found guilty of warring against the Yang di Pertuan Agong in Lahad Datu a charge punishable by the death penalty or life in prison

LAHAD DATU INTRUSION. Malaysian soldiers man a security check point in Semporna, the new area where the stand-off with Sulu gunmen in Simunul village on the Malaysian island of Borneo on March 3, 2013. File photo by AFP.

Sulu Sultan Esmail Kiram II dies

Sep 20, 2015 - 3:39 PM

Kiram s brother Datu Phugdal Kiram will succeed him as the leader of the Sulu sultanate

SABAH CLAIM. Sultan Bantilan Esmail Kiram II gestures during a press conference on the 2013 Lahad Datu, Sabah standoff. The briefing was held in Makati in March 2013. File photo by Rolex Dela Pena/EPA

Rappler Newscast | March 11, 2013

Mar 11, 2013 - 8:55 PM

Team PNoy bets Bam Aquino and Grace Poe gain in recent survey Roxas discusses disengagement with Sultan Kiram s brother

Sulu envoy to talk peace with Malaysia?

Mar 11, 2013 - 6:05 PM

Let s together resolve this issue as soon as possible the brother of the Sulu sultan tells Malaysia

SULU ENVOY. Esmail Kiram III, brother of both the Sulu sultan and the Sabah standoff leader, wants to travel to Malaysia to discuss how to end the crisis. Photo by Jerald Uy

Roxas, Kiram discuss ‘disengagement’

Mar 11, 2013 - 2:09 PM

Roxas will report to Aquino the Kirams list of questions and concerns that he says can be addressed by Malaysia

'EXPLORATORY TALKS.' Interior Secretary Mar Roxas meets with Esmail Kiram (2nd from left) and discuss "disengagement" and questions and concerns the Kirams want conveyed to President Aquino and Malaysia. Photo by Ayee Macaraig