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Indigenous Peoples' Perspective on the Proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law

We, the non-Moro Indigenous Peoples in the Bangsamoro core territory fully support a peaceful settlement of the historical conflict in Mindanao, particularly in Central Mindanao and in the Provinces of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM).

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House Ad Hoc panel working full swing to pass Bangsamoro Basic Law

While the House plenary conducts marathon sessions zeroing in on the proposed 2015 P2.606-Trillion national budget, Speaker Feliciano Belmonte today declared “We have set the ball rolling in creating this Ad Hoc committee and it’s systems go” for the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law.

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Remarks by President Barroso following his meeting withPresident Benigno Aquino III of the Philippines

José Manuel Durão Barroso
President of the European Commission

Remarks by President Barroso following his meeting with President Benigno Aquino III of the Philippines

Press point

Brussels, 15 September 2014

Good afternoon ladies and gentlemen,

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Ateneo head urges academe to spur discussion on Bangsamoro bill

Davao City, Philippines — Ateneo de Davao University (AdDU) president Fr. Joel Tabora SJ has called on fellow members of the academic community to support the Bangsamoro peace process by initiating dialogues that will help ensure a well-informed public.

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Bangsamoro Basic Law ensures protection of women's rights

MANILA – Women’s groups on Monday lauded the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), submitted to Congress by President Benigno S. Aquino III, citing their confidence that the measure ensures the protection of women’s rights and the rights of all stakeholders.

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Drilon: Bangsamoro bill gets bipartisan support

The Bangsamoro Basic Law draft is drawing a strong bipartisan support in the Senate, according to Senate President Franklin M. Drilon, with more than half of the senators including the four members of the minority group signing as co-authors of the bill.

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Social media still abuzz with int’l community’s support of PHL peace

MANILA — Days after Congress received the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), social media is still abuzz with statements of support from the world stage.

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Bangsamoro Basic Law to ensure autonomy within Constitutional bounds -- Rodriguez

MANILA, PHILIPPINES – Cagayan de Oro 2nd district representative Rufus Rodriguez defended the constitutional soundness of the recently submitted draft Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), which aims to replace the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) with

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Deles, Ferrer laud lawmakers' support for Bangsamoro bill

MANILA – Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Teresita Quintos Deles and Government of the Philippines (GPH) peace panel chair Prof.

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Decommissioning of MILF forces an executive function, need not be part of BBL –peace execs

MANILA – The decommissioning of Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) forces and weapons is a program that will be implemented jointly with the MILF, simultaneous with legislating the new law on the Bangsamoro.

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Statement of Prof. Miriam Coronel-Ferrer‎, GPH peace panel chair in talks with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) on the transmittal of the BBL to Congress by President Benigno S. Aquino III

The submission of the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law to the leaders of the Philippine Congress today, 10 September 2014, brings us to the next, crucial stage in our roadmap to the Bangsamoro political entity: the formal legislative process.

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