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Martial law played key role in securing Mindanao polls: AFP

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By Priam Nepomuceno, PNA MANILA — Martial Law in Mindanao proved a vital factor in ensuring the relatively peaceful conduct of Monday’s mid-term elections in the island. “In Mindanao ...
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PRRD eyes ‘immediate ceasefire’ with Reds but on certain conditions

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Story by PNA MANILA — President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Tuesday said he is eyeing for an immediate ceasefire with the New People’s Army (NPA) but insisted on certain ...
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Duterte, PH-Malaysia to cooperate on peace, safety.

Health News Peace Philippines Politics
The Philippine government is, in tandem with the Malaysian government, looking to conclude a Memorandum of Understanding or MOU on cooperation in the field of health. Prime Minister ...
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PNP reports peaceful Christmas

Peace Philippines
The nation’s Christmas celebrations were generally peaceful this year, according to Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Director General Oscar Albayalde. “This year’s Christmas celebration, during the period from ...
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ARMM takes on terrorism with reintegration program

Peace Philippines
Skills training offered by the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) was availed of by at least 52 former members of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) on ...
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Bangon Marawi Task Force cites recovery progress

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MANILA — The Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM) on Friday, January 5, trumpeted the early recovery accomplishments of the different government agencies on the ongoing rehabilitation of Marawi ...
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Abra residents surrender guns, grenades to PNP

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BAGUIO CITY — A rifle grenade, hand grenade and a gauge-12 pistol were turned over by three Abra barangay officials in the towns of Bucay, Dolores and Bangued to ...
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Duterte, Congress to pass general amnesty for NPA

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DAVAO CITY — President Rodrigo Duterte said he will ask Congress to pass a general amnesty for the New People’s Army (NPA) rebels who will surrender to the ...
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Dureza urges IP leaders to form advisory council for peace talks

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MANILA, January 7, 2017 (PNA) — Presidential peace adviser Jesus Dureza has asked leaders of different indigenous peoples (IP) to come up with an advisory council that would ...
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Duterte cancels rifle deal with US, will use money for Mindanao peace process

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MANILA, November 7, 2016 (PNA) — President Rodrigo R. Duterte has ordered the cancelation of the purchase of 26,000 M16 rifles that had already been ordered from a US ...
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