Mindanao peace talks - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Mindanao peace talks


Gov't, MILF to resume peace talks August 30 in Davao City

Aug 15, 2016 - 8:25 PM

Future talks between the two panels will be held in the Philippines says Peace Process Adviser Jesus Dureza

TALKING PEACE FOR MINDANAO. Government peace panel members and MILF peace panel members meet in Malaysia to resume talks on the Bangsamoro peace process. Photo by Carol Ramoran/Rappler

Gina Lopez: End social injustice to bring peace to Mindanao

Aug 03, 2016 - 4:48 PM

You can t talk peace if there s rape going on and social injustice happening says Environment Secretary Gina Lopez

Duterte's speech 'shows commitment to peace'

Jun 30, 2016 - 3:52 PM

Ateneo de Davao president Fr Joel Tabora SJ says there are high expectations that President Rodrigo Duterte would finally bring about peace in Mindanao

THE COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF. President Rodrigo Duterte during the departure honors for outgoing President Benigno Aquino III at the Malacanang Palace grounds on June 30. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Presidential bets on Mindanao: Peace talks, dev't programs critical

Apr 24, 2016 - 10:30 PM

Mar Roxas and Rodrigo Duterte agree that the Bangsamoro Basic Law must be passed Three out of 5 candidates mention anti poverty programs are critical to peace in Mindanao

FACE-OFF. Presidential bets explain their solutions to conflict in Mindanao. Photo by the Manila Bulletin

Bangsamoro law: MILF asked to show good faith first

Feb 24, 2015 - 5:32 PM

A House leader says that without confidence building measures on the part of the MILF the proposed law is not likely to pass in the chamber

PEACE RALLY. Muslims from Manila, Bulacan, Pampanga, and Pangasinan converge at the Mendiola Peace Arch to push for the Bangsamoro Basic Law. Photo by George P Moya/Rappler

The widow of Mamasapano

Feb 13, 2015 - 2:54 PM

While the country celebrates its soldier’s bravery the Moro civilians’ pleas for justice almost always go unheard

Sarah Langalen, 19, mother of 2 and widow of Badrudin Langalen.

Enough of this total war!

Feb 10, 2015 - 11:30 AM

This is a nice way to stoke popular anger but before you proceed can I ask how you intend to deal with the hard questions?

Moro power and the MILF

Jan 10, 2015 - 10:41 AM

Will the MILF led movement eventually replace the clans and truly democratize Muslim Mindanao?

The opportunity that is Mindanao

Feb 02, 2014 - 10:01 AM

If we are able to address the long running problem of underdevelopment and violence in Mindanao there is no reason why we cannot have peace security and development in the rest of the country

'Big chance' last 2 annexes signed in September - Iqbal

Aug 25, 2013 - 6:49 PM

Both the government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front say they are confident the final peace pact will be signed soon

END OF ROUND 39. (L-R) Government peace panel chair Miriam Coronel-Ferrer, Malaysian facilitators' secretariat head Che Kashna, and Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) peace panel chair Mohagher Iqbal sign the Joint Statement at the end of their four-day exploratory talks in Kuala Lumpur on August 25, 2013.Photo by OPAPP

MILF forces clash with soldiers in Basilan

Apr 15, 2013 - 3:14 PM

The MILF is readying complaints against the government for alleged ceasefire violations

ARMM execs back peace deal to abolish region

Oct 10, 2012 - 9:27 AM

While they had their doubts governors in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao accept a deal that seeks to replace ARMM with a new entity