Commander Bravo: Child of war, fiery rebel, Moro exec

Credit to Author: lalos| Date: Sat, 02 Mar 2019 23:13:12 +0000

Commander Bravo: Child of war, fiery rebel, Moro exec

Abdullah Goldiano Macapaar, popularly known as Commander Bravo, created a stir when he was named among the 80 members of the interim government of the new autonomous Muslim region called the Bangsamoro Transition Authority (BTA).

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From guns to documents: Murad takes Bangsamoro reins

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Tue, 26 Feb 2019 23:26:43 +0000

From guns to documents: Murad takes Bangsamoro reins

COTABATO CITY — The leader of the country’s largest Moro rebel group finally took over the reins of the expanded autonomous Muslim region in Mindanao on Tuesday in formal ceremonies witnessed by thousands. Mujiv Hataman, governor of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), which would be replaced by the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim […]

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Duterte bares ‘rumblings’ in MNLF after BOL ratification

Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Mon, 25 Feb 2019 13:34:00 +0000

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President Rodrigo Duterte revealed Monday that there were “rumblings” in the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) following the naming of the 80-member Bangsamoro Transition Authority (BTA), which was composed mostly that of its rival, the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF).

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MNLF questions membership of Bangsamoro Transition Authority

Credit to Author: lalos| Date: Sat, 23 Feb 2019 23:30:52 +0000

MNLF questions membership of Bangsamoro Transition Authority

Even before members of the interim government of the new Muslim autonomous region could take their seats, some complaints are already emerging against the composition of the 80-member Bangsamoro Transition Authority (BTA).

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MILF chair Murad is interim BARMM chief minister

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Fri, 22 Feb 2019 10:03:16 +0000

President Duterte swore in MILF chairman Al Hajj Murad Ebrahim on Friday as the interim Chief Minister of BARMM.

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Duterte hints at ‘reconfiguring’ Moro region

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2019 21:22:13 +0000

President Rodrigo Duterte has hinted at the possibility of reconfiguring the autonomous Moro region to accommodate the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF)

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BARMM interim leaders to take oath on Feb. 22

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2019 01:07:00 +0000

BARMM interim leaders to take oath on Feb. 22

MANILA, Philippines — The interim leaders of the new Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao’s (BARMM) will take their oath on Friday, February 22, Malacañang said Wednesday. The region’s officials will be sworn in by President Rodrigo Duterte in a ceremony in Malacañang. Aside from the oath-taking, the ceremonial confirmation of the Bangsamoro Organic Law […]

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Commander Bravo frustrated but will toe line – MILF chair

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 21:33:20 +0000

DAVAO CITY — The commander of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) in northwestern Mindanao, popularly known as Commander Bravo, is frustrated by the results of the recent plebiscite in Lanao del Norte but will support the rebel group’s efforts to achieve autonomy.

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Dimaporo to MILF leader: Respect Lanao del Norte ‘no’ vote

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Fri, 08 Feb 2019 21:38:32 +0000

Dimaporo to MILF leader: Respect Lanao del Norte ‘no’ vote

Dimaporo, who had led calls for a no vote, said she was willing to meet with Abdullah Macapaar, also known as Commander Bravo and the chief MILF figure in northwestern Mindanao.

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