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Terminated Peace Talks, Intensified Armed Conflict: What is to be done?

Terminated Peace Talks, Intensified Armed Conflict:  What is to be done?[1]  By Soliman M. Santos, Jr. Naga City, 27 May 2013 (On the 55th birth anniversary of the late Jesse M. Robredo)             For all intents and purposes, the peace negotiations between the Government of the Philippines (GPH) and […]

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Kilos Kapayapaan Statement

December 22, 2012   Gifts of Peace, Resolutions for the New Year Civil society peace advocates laud the announcement   by the GPH and NDFP of a   nationwide ceasefire from December 20, 2012  to January 15, 2013 and  of  an agreement  that their  Special Representatives will continue discussions next year. We […]

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We join the peoples and communities of Mindanao and the Philippines in celebrating a very significant milestone in the quest for just and lasting peace in our homeland. We congratulate and express our deep gratitude to the leadership and negotiators of GPH and MILF, and the other people and institutions […]

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Tri-people kinship reaffirmed during Regional Peace Forum

In an old and symbolic tradition, Datu Migketay Victorino “Vic” Saway led a ritual reaffirming the Bangsamoro and Indigenous Peoples’ kinship early last Thursday morning at the Balay Mindanaw Peace Center’s roof top. Despite having roots in the Bangsamoro and Indigenous Peoples’ relationship, the tradition was also inclusive even of […]

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