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a member of the predominantly Muslim people in the southern Philippines

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Fray Hernando de Talavera, primer arzobispo de Granada, en su afan por atraer a la fe a los moros, no se detenia ante las iniciativas mas atrevidas.
The Moros agreed to surrender their arms to the military governor, John J.
La carne de los cangrejos moros es muy apetecida, por lo que sus poblaciones son explotadas comercialmente con sistemas de arrastre (Aravindakshan y Sundaram 1983) o con nasas (Ivo et al.
"Moros y Cristianos" is a Spanish holiday, and the words mean "Moors and Christians." It's a nice way to marry black beans and rice.
Other highlights during the festivity are the float parade, the 50 Icons of Malapatan photo exhibit, and the kuyog, a traditional march done by Islamic royals usually done during weddings, to commemorate the arrival of Moros during the pre-Spanish era.
President Duterte said that the country could have been saved from colonization if the Moros were able to do their "sworn duty" as the first settlers of the Philippines to defend the country from the Spaniards during the 16th century.
President Rodrigo Duterte encouraged on Wednesday Moros in Mindanao to exploit their resources following the establishment of the Bangsamoro Region.
The BARMM is expected to work as a solution not only amongst the moros but also in their relationship with the Christians.
The National Commission on Muslim Filipinos (NCMF) is optimistic that the implementation of the Bangsamoro Organic Law will address the internal divisions among Moros due to tribalism.