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GRP-MILF talks deadlocked on ancestral domain (tags)
BACKDOOR peace negotiations between the largest separatist rebels and the government continue to be deadlocked over the issue of ancestral domain. Sources close to Secretary Silvestre Afable Jr. said Wednesday that the December 1 meeting between leaders of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front and government negotiators in Malaysia failed to break the four-month impasse in the peace parley. “Technically, the deadlock stays because the two panels did not reach any settlement on the territorial domain,” the sources told The Manila Times.
ACTION ALERT: ASK THE DOJ TO DROP ALL CHARGES AGAINST AL-ARIAN! (tags)
Al-Awda, The Palestine Right to Return Coalition, congratulates Palestinian Professor Sami Al-Arian and co-defendants Sameeh Hammoudeh, Ghassan Zayed and Hatem Naji Fariz on the news yesterday that they were acquitted of key charges after a lengthy trial and thirteen days of deliberation by a federal jury.