10th Explo Talks Joint Statement

The 10th round of GRP-MILF Exploratory Talks ended today in Port Dickson, Malaysia with both Parties successfully wrapping up the consensus points of the ancestral domain issue, and placing the peace process on track for concluding the Ancestral Domain Aspect of the GRP-MILF Tripoli Agreement on Peace of June 22. 2001. The Ancestral Domain Agreement may be signed by late March 2006, simultaneously with the inception of the formal talks.