Mindanao Martial Law can’t fight terror — experts | BusinessWorld

Reference: Ferreras, V. A. C. (2019, July 14). Mindanao Martial Law can’t fight terror — experts. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/mindanao-martial-law-cant-fight-terror-experts/ Mindanao Martial Law can’t fight terror — experts By Vince Angelo C. Ferreras, Reporter – July 14, 2019 | 11:42 pm MARTIAL RULE in Mindanao has failed to quell the growth of terror … Continue reading

Child warriors suicide factory | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Cardona, A. (2019, July 06). Child warriors suicide factory. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/06/child-warriors-suicide-factory/ Child warriors suicide factory By Aldrin Cardona – July 6, 2019 12:05 AM In all likelihood, Norman Lasuca could have started as a child warrior for the Abu Sayyaf. It is hard to doubt … Continue reading

Assembly line for NPA rebels | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Lozada, C. (2019, July 08). Assembly line for NPA rebels. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/08/assembly-line-for-npa-rebels/ Assembly line for NPA rebels By Chito Lozada – July 8, 2019 12:05 AM Indoctrinated Communist movement gets a continuous supply of fighters from so-called Salugpungan schools. CHICAGO — Child warriors are a reality … Continue reading

Davao City government appeals for lifting of Mindanao-wide martial law declaration | BusinessWorld

Reference: Francisco, C. (2019, June 26). Davao City government appeals for lifting of Mindanao-wide martial law declaration. BusinessWorld. Retrieved  June 27, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/davao-city-government-appeals-for-lifting-of-mindanao-wide-martial-law-declaration/ Davao City government appeals for lifting of Mindanao-wide martial law declaration June 26, 2019 BW FILE PHOTO OFFICIALS OF Davao City, the hometown of President Rodrigo R. Duterte, have called for … Continue reading

Arroyo leads House contingent in Saudi Arabia investment mission » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Rosario, B. (2019, January 28). Arroyo leads House contingent in Saudi Arabia investment mission. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved January 29, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/01/28/arroyo-leads-house-contingent-in-saudi-arabia-investment-mission/ Arroyo leads House contingent in Saudi Arabia investment mission Published January 28, 2019, 5:14 PM By Ben Rosario Former President and now House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo led on Monday an investment … Continue reading

Comelec expects certificate of canvass from Cotabato to arrive Wednesday | Inquirer News

Reference: Orellana, F. (2019, January 23). Comelec expects certificate of canvass from Cotabato to arrive Wednesday. Inquirer.net. Retrieved January 23, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1076448/comelec-expects-certificate-of-canvass-from-cotabato-to-arrive-wednesday Comelec expects certificate of canvass from Cotabato to arrive Wednesday By: Faye Orellana – Reporter / @FMOrellanaINQ INQUIRER.net / 02:38 PM January 23, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) … Continue reading

Ratification of Bangsamoro law seen | Inquirer News

Reference: SAntos, T.G., J.M. Aurelio, B. Sarmiento, J. Alipala, R. Umel, and D. Suson. (2019, January 23). Ratification of Bangsamoro law seen. Inquirer.net. Retrieved January 23, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1076261/ratification-of-bangsamoro-law-seen Ratification of Bangsamoro law seen By: the Inquirer staff – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:24 AM January 23, 2019 A law giving the nation’s Muslim minority … Continue reading

75% BOL plebiscite turnout seen | Inquirer News

Reference: Inquirer staff. (2019, January 21). 75% BOL plebiscite turnout seen. Inquirer.net. Retrieved January 21, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1075225/75-bol-plebiscite-turnout-seen 75% BOL plebiscite turnout seen By: the Inquirer staff – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:25 AM January 21, 2019 The Commission on Elections (Comelec) expects up to 75-percent voter turnout in Monday’s plebiscite for the ratification of … Continue reading

Cabinet members make final pitch for BOL | Philstar.com

Reference: Clapano, J. R. (2019, January 21). Cabinet members make final pitch for BOL. Philippine Star. Retrieved January 21, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/01/21/1886771/cabinet-members-make-final-pitch-bol Cabinet members make final pitch for BOL Jose Rodel Clapano (The Philippine Star) – January 21, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Members of the Cabinet joined President Duterte in making a final pitch … Continue reading

Criminality in Mindanao declines owing to martial law Duterte | Inquirer News

Reference: Esguerra, D. (2018, September 11). Criminality in Mindanao declines owing to martial law—Duterte. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 12, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1030815/criminality-in-mindanao-declines-owing-to-martial-law-duterte#ixzz5QrplQcDE Criminality in Mindanao declines owing to martial law—Duterte By: Darryl John Esguerra – @inquirerdotnet INQUIRER.net / 04:42 PM September 11, 2018 President Rodrigo Duterte. SCREENGRAB FROM PTV4’s FACEBOOK LIVE President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday claimed that the martial law declared … Continue reading

Plebiscite for Bangsamoro region set Jan. 21, 2019 | Philstar.com

Reference: Crisostomo, S. (2018, September). Plebiscite for Bangsamoro region set Jan. 21, 2019. Philippine Star. Retrieved September 6, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/06/1849096/plebiscite-bangsamoro-region-set-jan-21-2019 Plebiscite for Bangsamoro region set Jan. 21, 2019 Sheila Crisostomo (The Philippine Star) – September 6, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) is set to hold the plebiscite for the … Continue reading

BOL info drive hinges on local officials’ role | Manila Standard

Reference: PNA. (2018, August 26). BOL info drive hinges on local officials’ role. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/national/274007/bol-info-drive-hinges-on-local-officials-role.html BOL info drive hinges on local officials’ role posted August 26, 2018 at 11:30 pm by PNA OFFICIALS working for the eventual ratification of the Bangsamoro Organic Law  in a plebiscite next year  emphasized  Sunday … Continue reading

Duterte open to modifying BOL | Philstar.com

Reference: Romero, A. (2018, July 30). Duterte open to modifying BOL. Philippine Star. Retrieved July 30, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/07/30/1838037/duterte-open-modifying-bol Duterte open to modifying BOL Alexis Romero (The Philippine Star) on July 30, 2018 MANILA, Philippines — President Duterte is open to modifying the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) to address the concerns of sectors that may not … Continue reading

NPA a threat to barangay, SK polls, says military | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Reyes, V. (2018, April 16). NPA a threat to barangay, SK polls, says military. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved April 16, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/npa-threat-barangay-sk-polls-says-military NPA a threat to barangay, SK polls, says military By VICTOR REYES April 16, 2018 THE Armed Forces yesterday said it sees the New People’s Army as a threat to the … Continue reading

Duterte eyes ‘hybrid’ state if Cha-cha fails | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Vallente, C. (2018, February 05). Duterte eyes ‘hybrid’ state if Cha-cha fails. The Manila Times Online. Retrieved February 05, 2018 from http://www.manilatimes.net/duterte-eyes-hybrid-state-cha-cha-fails/377895/ Duterte eyes ‘hybrid’ state if Cha-cha fails BY CATHERINE S. VALLENTE ON FEBRUARY 05, 2018 PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte is considering a “hybrid” system of government similar to China’s “one country, two systems” setup, … Continue reading

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