Author Archives: ALEX D. LOPEZ

2 years ago

North Cot govt security force chief gunned down

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North Cot govt security force chief gunned down

Photo shows the Catholic Church in Doroluman, Arakan, North Cotabato where Bernabe “Bantito” Abanilla and his security escort were gunned down on Sunday, February 7 at around 8:00 in the morning. (Photo courtesy of Abner Francisco of CHARM Radio Kidapawan)

3 years ago

The barbers of Sibuto

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The barbers of Sibuto

School children, particularly the boys were lining up a barber shop, arranged from the shortest to the tallest, each waiting for their turn for a haircut.

3 years ago

No police, MILF clashes in Maguindanao

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No police, MILF clashes in Maguindanao

The Moro Islamic Liberation Front Coordinating Committee for the Cessation of Hostilities (MILF-CCCH) refuted claims of near armed encounters between the MILF and police forces last March 14 in Maguindanao.

3 years ago

Widows, wounded say: End war, relieve our grief

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Widows, wounded say: End war, relieve our grief

The widows and the wounded soldiers of the recent all-out offensives and law enforcement operations against the Bangsamoro Islamic Armed Forces (BIFF) in Maguindanao appealed to the government to continue to on-going peace process and to pass the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL).

4 years ago

Guingona says BBL in rough sailing in Congress

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Guingona says BBL in rough sailing in Congress

Senator Teofisto “TG” Guingona III, chair of the Senate Blue Ribbon Committee said that the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) “is not easily sailing in Congress” due to contentious and constitutional issues that lawmakers need to examine and look into.