Skip to comments.Philippines and Muslim rebels agree on preliminary peace agreement
Posted on 10/07/2012 3:37:36 AM PDT by huldah1776
Philippine President Benigno Aquino III said Sunday that his government has reached a preliminary peace agreement with the nation's largest Muslim rebel group in a major breakthrough toward ending a decades-long insurgency in the country's south.
The accord calls for the establishment of a 15-member "Transition Commission" that would thresh out the details of the preliminary agreement and draft a law creating the new Muslim autonomous region in about two years.
The rebels would undertake a "graduated program" to decommission their armed guerrilla units "so that they are put beyond use," the agreement said, without specifying a timetable.
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“The rebels would undertake a “graduated program” to decommission their armed guerrilla units “so that they are put beyond use,” “
If the rebels truly do lay down their weapons...the government should go in and wipe them out.
AKA: Surrender. Plain and simple.
Any time there is “an agreement” with these mongrels, it is an admission you lost.
Remember peace in our time. Well, Chamberlain read it as peace....Hitler read it as a piece of Chekoslovakia, Poland, and whereever else whe wished to roam for a piece of.
Prediction, things will remain relatively quiet for a few months after “the agreement” and then will start up anew as the plight continues to move forth. Advice to the Phillipean government, use flame throwers to disinfect the entire region you gave up.
Alex, you and I both know they won’t be happy, they’ve gained a foothold... and their laws require them to take over.
I thought of you right away as I saw this story, I hope all is well and stays well for you.