Philippines, Muslim rebels agree to peace in comprehensive pact

By Reuters | Sat, 25 Jan 2014 12:34 PM

* New accord will create autonomous govt in Muslim areas with wide powers

* New territory will be larger, with more powers to raise taxes

* Pact calls for decommisioning of stockpiles of rebel arms

By Anuradha Raghu

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 25 (Reuters) - The Philippine government on Saturday agreed the final chapter of peace talks with the country's largest Muslim separatist group, clearing ...

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