104th Infantry Brigade, Brgy. Tabiawan, Isabela City, Basilan
21 July 2016

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte asked local chief executives of Basilan Province to help the administration bring peace and justice to Basilan in a meeting held at the 104th Infantry Brigade (104IB) base in Bgy. Tabiawan, Isabela City, Basilan.

Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao Regional Governor Mujiv Hataman, Basilan Governor Hadjiman Hataman-Salliman and 12 mayors and vice mayors from Basilan were present during the event.

The meeting is part of a series of activities of the President’s visit in Basilan. He was earlier given a situation briefing from local government leaders and officers of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the Philippine National Police (PNP). Afterwards, he also spoke to its residents and AFP/PNP officials about engendering peace and letting go of hate between the Moro people and government forces.