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New BBL draft submitted to Duterte

Ted Aljibe, AFP

Posted at Jul 17 2017 11:03 PM

New BBL draft submitted to Duterte

President Rodrigo Duterte (center) poses with Presidential Adviser on Peace Process Jesus Dureza (left), Al-Hajj Murad Ebrahim (2nd left), chairman of Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), Ghazali Jaafar (2nd R), vice-chairman of the MILF and Mohagher Iqbal (right), MILF chief negotiator, as they join hands holding a new draft of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) during a ceremony at the Malacanang Palace in Manila on Monday. Duterte has offered "genuine autonomy" to the Philippines' Muslim minority to help him defeat Islamist militants who seized a southern city.