An article posted online by Mindanews on June 5 says that Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) 1st Vice Chairman Ghazali Jaafar appealed for the immediate release of Fr. Teresito “Chito” Soganub, who has been held captive since clashes between goverment forces and terrorists in Marawi began on May 23.
COTABATO CITY ----- Union of Muslim Youth Organizations (UMYO) in collaboration with Inter-School Muslim Organization (ISMO-Davao), Integrated Muslim Youth Federation (IMYF-Davao), Tacurong Muslim Youth Society (TMYS-Tacurong City) and Muslim Student Organization (Notre Dame of Marvel University-Koronadal City ) conducted a Pre-Ramadhan Symposium with the theme “Kaya Mo ba ang Forever (Can you do the forever)?” on May 15, 2017 at the Shariff Kabunsuan Cultural Complex, ORC Compound, Cotabato City.
Buluan Maguindanao- United Bangsamoro Justice Party (UBJP) conducted orientation and assessment attended by Municipal Executive Officers, and Barangay Chapters’ Executive Officers to assess the current condition and status of the party in the barangay level held May 9, 2017 at Eastern Kutawato Islamic Institute (EKII) in said municipality.
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, tells policemen during his visit to the Police Regional Office-Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (PRO-ARMM) Headquarters in Parang, Maguindanao on May 5, 2017, that he is becoming “pessimistic” and “a little bit worried” on what will come out of the Bangsamoro peace process. Ace Morandante / PHOTO BY OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT