Asia

Mindanao stories: What will peace bring?

  • 28 December 2012
  • From the section Asia

Mindanao is a beautiful island in the southern Philippines - yet in and around the city of Cotabato there are several rebel groups, extortion gangs, and clans with their own private armies. There are also tens of thousands of people trying to live a normal life. The main rebel group signed a roadmap for peace with the government in 2012. What will this mean for those living there?

Produced by: Kate McGeown, Alice Budisatrijo, Emily Jones and Steven Atherton.