7 months Still uneasy peace in Mindanao Philstar |Opinion
If there is any incumbent government official who has invested so much effort – even to lay down one’s life to attain enduring peace in Mindanao – it would be none other than National Security Adviser (NSA) Hermogenes Esperon Jr. A graduate of the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) Class 1974, Esperon reached the apex of his military career in 2006 when he was picked to become the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief of staff by ex-president Arroyo. ... more