Still… fragile Basilan

posted by Neil on October 30, 2012

Basilan has continued to exude captivating beauty in this stunning  and colourful seaside resort.  However, Basilan is also one of island provinces of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao with the lowest literacy rate, according to survey. Last year, Basilenos were shaken badly when elements of Muslim rebels  and Abu Sayaff joined forces killing more than 15 government soldiers on their way to serve arrest warrants on MILF and Abu Sayyaf members.

One Response to “Still… fragile Basilan”

  1. Rogelio S. Fernando said...

    If Basilan Province is a very peaceful place, it can be more than Singapore. It is hoped and prayed that someday it will be realized…

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