‘Barong Bangsamoro’

Moro Islamic Liberation Front Commander Abdullah Macapaar aka “Kumander Bravo” (L), North Western Mindanao Front commander of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front’s soon-to-be-decommissioned Bangsamoro Islamic Armed Forces (BIAF) stands beside Abdulraof Macacua alias Sammy Al Mansoor, BIAF Chief of Staff, former Rep. Pangalian Balindong and MILF Central Committee member Ibrahim Ali as they await the oathtaking rites of the Bangsamoro Transition Authority at Rizal Hall, Malacanang on 22 February 2019. Macacua and Ali are wearing “Barong Bangsamoro” — barong accented with the Maguindanao’s Inaul while Balindong is wearing a barong accented with the Meranaw’s langkit. MindaNews photo by MANMAN DEJETO          Read story