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Foreign peacekeepers leave southern Philippines after nearly 2 decades – BenarNews

A Malaysian-led international peace monitoring group has left the southern Philippines after the Rodrigo Duterte administration, which left office last month, decided their presence was no longer needed, officials said Friday. The peacekeeping force, known as the International Monitoring Team (IMT) and tasked with overseeing a ceasefire agreement between the Philippine government and former guerrillas… Read More »