Blog Posts - Moro Islamic Liberation Front



On the Bangsamoro Question--dismantle the instruments of war by making Muslim Filipinos feel the concern and love of government

Since the establishment of a Sultanate around the 14th century in those islands of Sulu, Tawi-Tawi and Basilan, the Muslims of these territories were mostly traders. Sulu was the center of regional trade between these islands and Malaysia, Indonesia...
by New Philippine Revolution on Sep 4, 2016

Pnoy's Nobel peace prize at what costs?

The iconic Manila Bay sunsetSome people including this writer are trying to understand where President Benigno s. Aquino and his bunch of advisers, who includes Teresita Deles and Sheila Coronel are coming from. These people are risking so much polit...
by New Philippine Revolution on Mar 7, 2015

Senate probe on the Mamasapano Massacre: Play of words and technicalities to hide the truth

Basing on the two days worth of hearings, we, the People, find the following as a confirmation of earlier assumptions.First, there was a problem in command and control. What is the problem? No one in government wants to assume responsibility. Preside...
by New Philippine Revolution on Feb 11, 2015

Palace spinmeisters moving to save the damned

Well known in PR crisis that an issue lasts for two weeks tops. Everything after two weeks are all fluff. That explains why the next two weeks will just be for image or reputational recovery. Meaning, the image restorer has his hands full, filling th...
by New Philippine Revolution on Feb 7, 2015

Peace talks and BBL--dead in the water

As I write this, reports are coming thru indicating a massing of forces of Moro rebels in anticipation over the expected backlash from the massacre last Sunday. Seems like these rebels are now convinced that the BBL is not the ultimate answer to what...
by New Philippine Revolution on Jan 29, 2015

MILF-PNP SAF CLASH DESCRIBED AS SLAUGHTER

A SOURCE DESCRIBED WHAT HAPPENED LAST SUNDAY AT MAMASAPANO MAGUINDANAO WHERE MORE THAN 42 MEMBERS OF THE SPECIAL ACTION FORCE OF THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE WERE SUMMARILY EXECUTED BY MEMBERS OF THE MORO ISLAMIC LIBERATION FRONT (MILF) AS A "SLAUG...
by New Philippine Revolution on Jan 26, 2015

Is peace elusive in restive South? A look into the Bangsamoro Question

It is not entirely irregular to see members of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) with those of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF). For one, they're Muslim brothers and two, most members of these two armed groups are related by bloo...
by New Philippine Revolution on Jan 25, 2015

Breaking News! MILF forces massacre 30 cops in Maguindanao

In what could be the potential spoiler in peace efforts in Mindanao, reports about the clash between forces of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) and the Special Action Force (SAF) of the Philippine National Police (PNP) have now resulted to at...
by New Philippine Revolution on Jan 25, 2015

Is “Moro” or “Moros” Inappropriate and Disrespectful?

It looks like this is an important issue to many Muslims in Mindanao.  I find it petty, but still it has to be resolved before someone makes a mountain out of a molehill.  Come on, Guys.  There is nothing to … Continue reading →...

Moros Do Need A Mahatma

Are the ambitions of the unknown individuals in Muslim Mindanao who want to enter politics part of the Moro Problem?  Is arm struggle the only way to make themselves known?  Is the principle of non-violence that produces better results in … C...

Do Moros Hate Christians?

When I was still in high school, I had a terrifying experience with a couple of Muslim road robbers. They stopped our jeepney and took all our wallets.  Back then, “tulisan” (bandit) and “Moros” were synonymous. When the two...

Moro Oligarchy Is the Muslim Mindanao Problem

Let us not peddle false hopes and futile dreams.  People’s lives and future are at stake in this political gamble that is predictable.  We should not also waste taxpayers’ money for a solution to a problem that will not work.  Do R...

Bangsamoro: Another Mindless Experiment

There will never be peace in Muslim Mindanao because Filipino Muslims, generally, are not peaceful people.  We should learn from the lessons of history–their history full of accounts about village raid, sea piracy, and wanton pillage, and you...

Philippine Rebel Group Opposed to Peace Deal Blamed for Bloody Attack on Villagers

At least 21 people, including 14 women and girls, were killed when men positioned on both sides of a road fired automatic weapons, military officials said.
by Eastasianews on Jul 28, 2014

Philippine Rebel Group Opposed to Peace Deal Blamed for Bloody Attack on Villagers

At least 21 people, including 14 women and girls, were killed when men positioned on both sides of a road fired automatic weapons, military officials said.
by Eastasianews on Jul 28, 2014

World Briefing: The Philippines: Peace Accord Is Signed

The Philippine government signed a peace accord with the country’s largest Muslim rebel group, the Moro Islamic Liberation Front, on Thursday, the culmination of years of negotiations.    ...
by Eastasianews on Mar 27, 2014

Zamboanga Seige by MNLF caused by mismanaged peace talks

The mismanagement of the peace negotiations with Bangsamoros in Mindanao is the direct cause of the breakout of violence in Zamboanga perpetuated by the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF). MNLF elements led by several Suluanons affiliated with Nu...
by New Philippine Revolution on Sep 9, 2013

Zamboanga Seige by MNLF caused by mismanaged peace talks

The mismanagement of the peace negotiations with Bangsamoros in Mindanao is the direct cause of the breakout of violence in Zamboanga perpetuated by the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF). MNLF elements led by several Suluanons affiliated with Nu...
by New Philippine Revolution on Sep 9, 2013

Is Peace Possible In Mindanao?

I changed Zorro’s photo on the header because I want to freely write anything that comes to mind.  I might write something that will offend people, and I don’t want them to hurt an innocent guy.  I also edited my … Continue readin...

Indonesia Frees Muslim Terrorist Who Beheaded 3 Christian Girls as Ramadan Present

By Daniel Greenfield Obama back in Indonesia Technically Basri wasn’t freed. He was allowed to go home to visit his “sick wife” and then left unguarded for hours. In a completely inexplicable set of circumstances that the authorities could not...
by Iran Aware on Apr 26, 2013


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