Various sectors addressed concerns and delved on the implications of the Bangsamoro’s Joint Normalization Committee, particularly on the internal security in Mindanao, in a regional forum held in Zamboanga City today.

Anchored on the theme, “Enhancing Political Dialogue for Inclusive Peace in the Bangsamoro,” the regional peace and security forum was participated in by representatives of the various sectors and stakeholders.

Lieutenant Colonel Gerry M. Besana, the Assistant Chief of Unified Command Staff for Civil-Military Operations, provided a regional security update in the joint area of operations of the Western Mindanao Command.

The said forum was spearheaded by ZaBiDa Paz headed by Fr. Angel C. Calvo at the Cordoba Function Room, Palacio del Sur in Zamboanga City.

Atty. Eduardo F. Sanson, the Dean of the College of Law, Western Mindanao State University, discussed the Bangsamoro peace process and its implications to local security.

Among those present were representatives of the academe; religious, private, and security sectors; and other stakeholders.

 

Source: Western Mindanao Command Website