President Rodrigo Duterte meets with Russian Federation President Vladimir Putin at the Kremlin in Moscow prior to his return to the Philippines on May 24, 2017. Duterte opted to skip his scheduled engagements and cut his official visit to the Russian Federation short after declaring a state of Martial Law in Mindanao due to the terror crisis gripping Marawi City. PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
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We need to reframe the Mindanao situation, rather than revive the inaccurate narratives and brutal formula of old.
The Davao City Library and Information Office will now be open from 7am to 7pm starting June 1, an official said Tuesday.
The crew of a passenger boat leaving the Island Garden City of Samal for Davao City sits comfortably as the seas are calm and the passengers Monday afternoon, May 22, 2017 are just few amidst the end of the summer season. (Photo by KJ Millondaga)
The National Democratic Front of the Philippines reiterated their stand that only when reforms on economy and politics are in place can there be negotiations on the end of the armed struggle waged by communists.
Duterte also said that he does not want to impose “anything against” on the CA who rejected Lopez despite his public statements supporting her.
GRP president Duterte can greatly help in moving the peace process forward by taking bold initiatives in the peace negotiations, just as he has been showing positive efforts at pursuing an independent foreign policy.
An organization of Moro and indigenous peoples expressed fear that the appointment of former Army generals in cabinet positions will “intensify” attacks in their communities.
President Rodrigo Duterte takes time to pay his last respects to the late Democrita de Castro, mother of the President’s security aide Senior Inspector Ellen de Castro during a wake visit in Tagum City, Davao del Norte on May 18,
Davao Board of Realtors Foundation, Inc. President Hardinado V. Patnugot Jr., and Philippine Association of Real Estate Boards Inc. Mindanao Vice President Roy C. Rabor announce their YAKAP campaign to warn the public not to transact with unlicensed land agents in a press conference held in SM CIty Davao on Monday, May 15. (Robby Joy Salveron/davaotoday.com)