Duterte taunts NPA: You’re doomed

Credit to Author: dmorcoso| Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 11:33:42 +0000

President Duterte taunted anew communist rebels, saying they were doomed because they no longer have food and was losing the race for land reform to the government.

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Duterte has ‘small window’ for peace talk with communist rebels — Panelo

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Sun, 12 May 2019 07:11:08 +0000

With reservations, President Rodrigo Duterte has a “small window” for peace talks with communist rebels, presidential spokesperson

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AFP to intensify info drive vs alleged communist fronts

Credit to Author: dmorcoso| Date: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 23:04:15 +0000

MANILA, Philippines — The military on Monday vowed to step up its information drive against groups identified as fronts for the communist movement. In a statement, Maj. Gen. Antonio Parlade, deputy chief of staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, admitted that the military “needs to work some more” to inform the public about […]

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Lacson urges gov’t to exclude Sison from talks with Reds

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 21:37:55 +0000

Lacson urges gov’t to exclude Sison from talks with Reds

MANILA, Philippines — The government should focus on holding peace talks with rebels who do not listen to Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) founder Jose Maria Sison as this could be more productive, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said on Tuesday.

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Palace: Duterte OKs national plan vs communist insurgency

Credit to Author: CATHERINE S. VALENTE, TMT| Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 09:43:23 +0000

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte approved a national plan to integrate the government’s efforts to address the armed conflict with local communists, Malacañang said on Tuesday. Speaking to reporters, Palace spokesman Salvador…READ

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Palace: Duterte still open to peace talks with Reds

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Mon, 15 Apr 2019 21:31:25 +0000

MANILA, Philippines — Malacañang on Monday said President Rodrigo Duterte’s latest plan to create a new five-member government peace panel was proof of his openness to talk with the communist insurgents, even if he had previously rejected the idea.

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Duterte tells Reds: With peace talks over, why should I be scared of you?

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Tue, 09 Apr 2019 13:57:49 +0000

President Rodrigo Duterte mocked the communist rebels on Tuesday as he reiterated his earlier statement that the peace talks are over.

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NPA kills soldier, 6 more wounded in battle in Lanao Sur

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Tue, 09 Apr 2019 10:32:57 +0000

ZAMBOANGA CITY – Communist insurgents killed an Army soldier and wounded six more in ferocious clashes in Lanao del Sur, one of five provinces under the Muslim autonomous region in the Southern…READ

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