Government representative Miriam Coronel-Ferrer (front left) and the rebel's Mohagher Iqbal (front right) sign peace agreements on Saturday. Photo: AP Government representative Miriam Coronel-Ferrer (front left) and the rebel's Mohagher Iqbal (front right) sign peace agreements on Saturday. Photo: AP
Government representative Miriam Coronel-Ferrer (front left) and the rebel's Mohagher Iqbal (front right) sign peace agreements on Saturday. Photo: AP

Manila and Muslim Moro rebels clear final hurdle to Mindanao peace deal

Final hurdle to affording Muslims in southern Philippines greater autonomy is cleared, but smaller rebel groups may prolong conflict

Government representative Miriam Coronel-Ferrer (front left) and the rebel's Mohagher Iqbal (front right) sign peace agreements on Saturday. Photo: AP Government representative Miriam Coronel-Ferrer (front left) and the rebel's Mohagher Iqbal (front right) sign peace agreements on Saturday. Photo: AP
Government representative Miriam Coronel-Ferrer (front left) and the rebel's Mohagher Iqbal (front right) sign peace agreements on Saturday. Photo: AP
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