Philippines poised to give Muslim minority self-rule

Philippines poised to give Muslim minority self-rule

After years of delays and controversy, a bill granting self-rule to the Philippines’ Muslim minority is set to be passed by Congress before the end of this month. “We cannot but be positive,” said President Rodrigo Duterte’s adviser on the peace process, Jesus Dureza, of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL). “My guess is that it […]