From the Philippine News Agency (Oct 14): MNLF leaders to attend Framework Agreement signing on Monday -- Deles
Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Secretary Teresita "Ging" Deles said
on Sunday some leaders of the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) will be
attending the historic signing of the Framework Agreement on Monday in
"I have talked to the (MNLF) facilitators of the tripartite review. They
agree with the process. We have been telling them that the MNLF will be
acknowledged and will not be left behind in the process," said Deles in a radio
interview.... Dean Marvic Leonen, chairman of the government peace panel, in an earlier
interview, however, said that the MNLF is a political organization, while the
MILF is a Moro rebel group.
"The MNLF is a political organization and it depends on the MILF if it wants
to build alliances with the MNLF and we're hoping that they do," he said.
As of now, Misuari refused to join the process on the creation of