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Stop the rants, Lay down the guns, Women want Peace

We, members of Women Engaged in Action on 1325 (United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325), a national network of women in human rights, women, and peace organizations, express our unequivocal rejection of war and military solution to the crisis arising from the October 18 tragedy in Al-barka, Basilan. Roughly 30,000 civilians from affected communities in […]

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MILF Chairman addresses citizens forum in Bohol

(Opening statement of Mohagher Iqbal, chairman of the MILF peace panel, during the citizens forum at the University of Bohol on September 9, 2011.) Peace is the concern of all! I will start this short opening statement by sharing with you of the little things I know of your beautiful island province. This is not […]

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MPW lauds meeting of President Aquino and Chairman Murad

The Mindanao Peaceweavers welcome the historic meeting last night between President Aquino and Moro Islamic Liberation Front Chairman Al Haj Murad. This augurs well for peace in Mindanao. We hope that this unprecedented meeting will lead to an unprecedented agreement and not only an unprecedented peace, but justice and progress as well in our beloved […]

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