posted on Jul, 14 2008 @ 10:42 AM
A bit more info on the Moro Islamic Liberation Front.
The following article gives background to the dispute between this group and the Philippine Goverment. Their aim is to establish a separate homeland
for the Moro people living under Islamic law. This is a longstanding campaign dating back to 1978.
The following report gives information on the current situation and the presence of the International Monitoring Team (led by Malaysia).
I can find nothing about this group to indicate that they are extending or have extended their activities beyond the Philippines, nor anything which
might indicate a threat to the western world, other than the possibility that other terrorist groups "may" have sent their members to them for
And yet, our troops, who are generally kept in the dark and are given information strictly on a "need to know" basis, are currently being briefed on
I find this bizare to say the least.