Philippine President: Give Muslims self-rule or “count body bags”

Manila: Philippine President Benigno Aquino called on lawmakers Friday to pass a bill endorsing a pact aimed at ending a decades-long Muslim separatist rebellion, warning them they would otherwise start counting “body bags”.

Aquino had wanted the bill, which would give autonomy to the majority Catholic nation`s Muslim minority in the south, passed this month.


Depends on whose Body Bags…