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Over the weekend news broke out about a tragic encounter that happened in Mamasapano, Maguindanao between the Special Action Forces of the Philippine National Police and MILF armed groups where around 60 people were killed and a few got wounded. We commiserate with the families of those who perished. We feel saddened and shocked over this incident especially that the government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) are on the negotiating tables and working for the immediate passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) in both Congress and Senate.
(Updated 01/21/15) Eastern Samar Bishop Crispin Varquez last January 20 handed out a letter to Pope Francis, thru the Apostolic Nunciate in Manila, to solicit the pontiff’s help in advocating for a just and environment-friendly development in Manicani and Homonhon, two islands off the coast of Guiuan, Eastern Samar.
Last December 3, 11:00 PM, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAG-ASA) issued the first weather bulletin regarding Super Typhoon 'Hagupit'. With its local name ‘Ruby’, its initial strength was pegged at maximum sustained winds of 160 kilometers per hour (kph) near the center and gustiness of up to 195 kph. It was forecasted that it will be at east southeast of Guiuan, Eastern Samar on evening of December 5 and in Borongan, Eastern Samar by evening of December 6.