A woman shows her inked thumb after voting in Cotabato City. Photo: AFP A woman shows her inked thumb after voting in Cotabato City. Photo: AFP
A woman shows her inked thumb after voting in Cotabato City. Photo: AFP
The Philippines

Bangsamoro autonomy vote in southern Philippines proves peaceful, apart from a grenade

  • President Rodrigo Duterte’s administration hopes that granting greater autonomy to the region can end a violent, decades-long separatist movement

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A woman shows her inked thumb after voting in Cotabato City. Photo: AFP A woman shows her inked thumb after voting in Cotabato City. Photo: AFP
A woman shows her inked thumb after voting in Cotabato City. Photo: AFP
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