Category Archives: Camp Darapanan

PEACETALK: I wish we can open our minds and hearts.. the Bangsamoro people need us to do that..

My heart is FULL today.. it is overflowing with joy.. and I was never wrong on insisting that i join the visit to Camp Darapanan because I know something BEAUTIFUL and INSPIRING is bound to happen.. It was the first time that I have seen such honor accorded to a person, imagine about 6,000 Moro […]

Galvez declares end of war with MILF; MILF honors him as “Soldier of Peace”

CAMP DARAPANAN, Sultan Kudarat) — With no firearms and no armed escorts, Armed Forces Chief of Staff Gen. Carlito Galvez entered the Moro Islamic Liberation Front’s Camp Darapanan on Saturday to formally declare the end of war with their erstwhile enemies. “I will work hard and dedicate my life for the Bangsamoro. I love you […]

Eager to Vote

The Commission on Elections starts a two-day voters registration on Tuesday, 11 September 2018, inside Camp Darapanan in Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao for members of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front. Most of them are first-time registrants who will cast their vote in the plebiscite for the Bangsamoro law in January 2019. MindaNews photo by FERDINANDH B. […]

Awaiting Demobilization

Young MILF fighters join the Consultative Assembly on the Bangsamoro Organic Law in Camp Darapanan in Simuay, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao on July 29, 2018. The Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro provides for the full disarmament and demobilization of the Bangsamoro Islamic Armed Forces after the full implementation of the peace deal. MindaNews photo by H. […]

Murad: meeting people’s expectations is the biggest challenge

CAMP DARAPANAN, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao (MindaNews/ 30 July) –  Meeting the Moro people’s expectations is the biggest challenge once the Organic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (OLBARMM) is ratified and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front becomes part of government, MILF chair Al Haj Murad Ebrahim said during the Consultative Assembly on […]

Moro people urged to register to ensure ratification of Bangsamoro law

CAMP DARAPANAN, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao (MindaNews / 29 July) —  Moro people of voting age should register with the Commission on Elections to boost the chances of  ratification of the Organic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao during the plebiscite, Engr. Aida Soliwan of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front’s social welfare committee […]

Bangsamoro flaglets

Supporters of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) wave Bangsamoro flaglets during the Bangsamoro Consultative Assembly on the Organic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao inside Camp Darapanan in Simuay, Sultan Kudarat, Magu…

Bangsamoro law

Ghazali Jaafar (center), 1st vice chair of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), also chair of the Bangsamoro Transition Commission that drafted the Bangsamoro law, hands a copy of the Organic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao  to MILF  Chair  Al Haj Murad Ebrahim (left) as MILF Peace Implementing Panel Chair Mohagher […]

Checkpoint congestion

Motorcycle riders await their turn to pass a military checkpoint in Midsayap, North Cotabato on July 28, 2018. Most of them are traveling to the Moro Islamic Liberation Front’s (MILF) Camp Darapanan in Simuay, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao for the MILF-hosted consultation on the Organic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao on July […]

Enemies No More

The long-time feud between Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front ends with this gesture of reconciliation when he entered Camp Darapanan in Maguindanao and hugged MILF chair Al Haj Murad Ebrahim on Wednesday (8 Mar…