Category Archives: Isulan bombings

Iqbal: ‘hawks’ out to derail peace efforts in Mindanao

KORONADAL CITY  (MindaNews/ 04 Septemer) — Top Moro leaders have urged the public to support peace efforts in Mindanao, warning that “hawkish quarters are out to derail the desired just and lasting peace in the south” as shown by the August 28 and September 2 bombings in Isulan, Sultan Kudarat that left five civilians dead […]

Isulan mayor says state forces not behind blasts

KIDAPAWAN CITY(MindaNews / 04 September) — Isulan mayor Marites Kapunan-Pallasigue dismissed as baseless allegations that those behind the twin deadly blasts that hit her town were state forces. Pallasigue, in an interview over Kidapawan City-based radio station DXND, said the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) is more likely the group behind the series of bombings […]