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Beattie Reort on Finan/Quimpo/ - Philippines/Malaysia


Q&A – Beattie/Finan: Philippines President Benigno Aquino has threatened legal action against members of a Filipino Muslim clan which has occupied land in eastern Malaysia for the past two weeks claiming it is their own. Gerard Finan, senior fellow at the Hawaii-based East-West Institute, told VOA's Victor Beattie the territorial dispute dates back to British control in the 19th century and credits Mr. Aquino for showing restraint:

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