President Rodrigo Roa Duterte during the signing of the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) Act and the presentation of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte presents the Republic Act No. 11054 or the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) to Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) Chair Al Haj Murad
Ebrahim during a ceremony at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte enacts the signing of the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) Act during a ceremony at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. ACE
MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the signing of the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) Act and the presentation of the Bangsamoro Organic
Law (BOL) at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018, expresses his optimism that the signing of the BOL will end the decades-old conflict that is rooted in the
Bangsamoro’s fight for self-determination and the recognition of their unique identity. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is accompanied by Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President as they exit the Rizal Hall in Malacañan Palace
following the signing of the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) Act and the presentation of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) on August 6, 2018. ARCEL
VALDERRAMA/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte greets the guests during the signing of the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) Act and the presentation of the Bangsamoro Organic
Law (BOL) at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. Also in the photo are Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Jesus Dureza and Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the
Special Assistant to the President. ARCEL VALDERRAMA/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for a photo with the legislators and negotiators in the peace process with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), as well as top
officials from the Armed Forces of the Philippines and Philippine National Police during the presentation of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) to the MILF at Malacañan
Palace on August 6, 2018. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte greets the guests during the signing of the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) Act and the presentation of the Bangsamoro Organic
Law (BOL) at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte presents the Republic Act No. 11054 or the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) to Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) Chair Al Haj Murad
Ebrahim during a ceremony at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. Also in the photo are Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, Senate President Vicente Sotto III, and
House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shows a copy of the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) Act after signing it during a ceremony at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte enacts the signing of the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) Act during a ceremony at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for a photo with the legislators and negotiators in the peace process with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), as well as top officials from the Armed Forces of the Philippines and Philippine National Police during the presentation of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) to the MILF at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte presents the Republic Act No. 11054 or the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) to Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) Chair Al Haj Murad Ebrahim during a ceremony at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. Also in the photo are Senate President Vicente Sotto III and House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for a photo with the legislators and negotiators in the peace process with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), as well as top officials from the Armed Forces of the Philippines and Philippine National Police during the presentation of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) to the MILF at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivers his speech during the signing of the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) Act and the presentation of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shows a copy of the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) Act after signing it during a ceremony at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte presents the Republic Act No. 11054 or the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) to Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) Chair Al Haj Murad Ebrahim during a ceremony at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for a photo with the legislators and negotiators in the peace process with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), as well as top officials from the Armed Forces of the Philippines and Philippine National Police during the presentation of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) to the MILF at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shows a gesture of respect to rescued Catholic priest Father Teresito Suganob during the signing of the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) Act and the presentation of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. Also in the photo are Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Jesus Dureza and Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council Chair Eduardo Del Rosario. The priest was kidnapped by ISIS supporters during the battle in Marawi City. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO