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Pitfalls abound for Duterte’s Moro peace try

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte kicked off his third year in office by signing the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL), paving the way for the creation of a new Muslim-majority sub-state entity in the Catholic-majority Southeast Asian nation. While the new law represents a major step towards peace in the long restive southern island of Mindanao, the […]