Duterte, Misuari meet in Davao to push for peace talks


Posted at Dec 13 2019 11:12 PM

MANILA—President Rodrigo Duterte met anew with Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) founding chairman Nur Misuari in Davao City Friday.

Both leaders met following the creation of a peace coordinating body in Nov. to discuss prospects of a lasting peace in Mindanao.

The President wanted to make progress towards peace before his term ends in 2022, Sen. Bong Go said in a statement.

Duterte also thanked Misuari for supporting his administration and assured the latter of the government's commitment to achieve peace and development in Mindanao, Go added.