The blame game By Roger Balanza Left-leaning legal fronts are assailing President Rodrigo Duterte for terminating the peace talks and for declaring the Communist Party of the Philippines/New People’s Army (CPP/NPA) as a terrorist group. The leftist fronts and their … Continue reading DURIAN BEAT: Who is to blame for the death of the peace talks?
By Roger Balanza THERE IS LIFE AFTER JOMA The Government of the Philippines-Communist Party of the Philippines, New People’s Army, National Democratic Front Peace Talk is dead. The oft-and-on GPH-CPP/NPA/NDF talks that achieved nothing under five past presidents and resumed … Continue reading DURIAN POST: Two men and the bird that flew away
President Rodrigo Duterte has signed a proclamation formally designating the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army (CPP-NPA) as a terrorist organization. Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque made the announcement during a press conference in Malacañang. The Palace spokesperson said the … Continue reading Duterte formally declares CPP-NPA as terror group
DAVAO CITY Mayor Inday Sara Duterte has canceled the localized peace negotiation with the New People’s Army (NPA) following the declaration by President Rodrigo Duterte of the communist rebels as terrorists. However, Mayor Inday did not dissolve the Davao City Peace … Continue reading Mayor Inday scraps local talks with Reds
DAVAO CITY Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte has thrown his support to the proclamation of the New People’s Army (NPA), as a terror group, characterizing their activities as acts terrorism. “Tama lang. Dapat nga matagal nang dineklara na terorista ang NPA … Continue reading Presidential son backs CPP-NPA terror tag