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The Philippines: Is the Peace Process in Muslim Mindanao Collapsing?

Feb 11, 2016 | 09:31 GMT
The Moro Islamic Liberation Front's chairman attends a firearms decommissioning ceremony in the Philippines' Sultan Kudarat province in June 2015.
(MARK NAVALES/AFP/Getty Images)

Peace has long eluded the predominantly Muslim areas of the southern Philippines, and the government's efforts to stabilize the region took another hit last week. With an eye on the elections in May, the 16th Congress of the Philippines adjourned without approving the Bangsamoro Basic Law, a core aspect of...

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