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Philippines to file complaint before EU, Belgium on funding Communist Party of the Philippines fronts

PH to file complaint before EU, Belgium on funding CPP fronts By Azer Parrocha MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — The Philippine government is set to file a formal complaint before Belgium and the European Union (EU), which will also request them to stop funding alleged fronts of the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army … Continue reading

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Armed Forces Philipppines condemns New People’s Army attack on Oriental Mindoro power plant

AFP condemns NPA attack on Oriental Mindoro power plant By Priam Nepomuceno MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Tuesday strongly condemned the latest atrocity of the New People’s Army (NPA) when rebels torched and destroyed heavy equipment, vehicles and other facilities of the Santa Clara Hydro Power Plant … Continue reading

Communists hard to deal with: President Duterte
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Communists hard to deal with: President Duterte

Communists hard to deal with: President Duterte   MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — There is slim chance of pursuing peace talks with the Communist Party of the Philippines/New People’s Army/National Democratic Front (CPP/NPA/NDF) as their demandsare hard to meet, President Rodrigo R. Duterte said Friday. In a situational briefing after his aerial inspection in the aftermath … Continue reading

Family of ex-rebs reunites, sets new beginning this Christmas
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Family of ex-rebs reunites, sets new beginning this Christmas

Family of ex-rebs reunites, sets new beginning this Christmas By Marilyn Galang  FORT MAGSAYSAY, NUEVA ECIJA (Philippines News Agency)– The first day of the Christmas season in Philippine Catholic Church is a day of another beginning for Rachel Galario, a former amazon of the New People’s Army. She and her former communist partner have been reunited … Continue reading

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Reds maneuvering truth on Ocampo arrest: DavNorte guv

Reds maneuvering truth on Ocampo arrest: DavNorte guvBy Earl Jed Roque MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Davao del Norte Governor Anthony del Rosario on Monday said leftist organizations use indigenous people (IPs) “to push their own agenda,” and accused them of maneuvering the truth. This, after former Bayan Muna party-list lawmaker Satur Ocampo and his … Continue reading

Gov’t to allocate P450-M for rebel integration program in 2019
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Gov’t to allocate P450-M for rebel integration program in 2019

Gov’t to allocate P450-M for rebel integration program in 2019 By Lilian Mellejor DAVAO CITY (Philippines News Agency) – The government is allocating PHP450 million to the government’s Enhanced-Comprehensive Local Integration Program (E-CLIP) to accommodate more communist rebels who will surrender and avail of the program next year. DILG Secretary Eduardo Año, in a press … Continue reading