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We all have a stake in Sabah

/ 09:02 PM April 08, 2013

Noralyn Mustafa’s April 1 column, “The lies that bind us,” is verily a pointed segue to her preceding column, “What a bloody tangled web” (Inquirer, 3/18/13) which mentioned the “Sabah standoff.”

It is a must-read for all those who bear the responsibility for, to borrow her words, “the failure… to reconfigure Islamic governance in order to align it with a rapidly changing world,” in the instant case, in relation to Sabah, the Sulu Sultanate and the Bangsa Sug.

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Meanwhile, we can only hope for the ties—not the lies—that ought to bind us, Muslim or non-Muslim Filipinos alike, who all have a stake in this matter of Sabah, perhaps, more than we realize.

—WINSTON G. ARPON,

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