Philippines

Duterte wants more public consultation on peace talks: Dureza

Duterte wants more public consultation on peace talks: Dureza By Lilian Mellejor DAVAO CITY (Philippines News Agency) – President Rodrigo Duterte has asked the government peace panel to further engage the public to draw more support for the peace negotiations with the Maoist Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP)-New People’s Army-National Democratic Front (CPP-NPA-NDF). This … Continue reading

Philippines

Lorenzana nixes resumption of peace talks with Reds

Lorenzana nixes resumption of peace talks with Reds By Priam Nepomuceno   MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Department of National Defense (DND) Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Tuesday said he did not make any recommendations to President Rodrigo Duterte regarding the resumption of peace talks with the communist rebels. “I have not made any recommendation verbal or … Continue reading