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Gov’t gaining grounds vs Reds — DILG

THE government is gaining ground against the communist insurgency as the number of rebels continues to decline, said Department of Interior and Local Government Secretary Eduardo M. Año.

Palace: Peace talks to resume if Reds meet Duterte’s conditions

By Arjay L. Balinbin, Reporter Malacañang on Wednesday, July 4, said President Rodrigo R. Duterte's administration is still open to negotiations with communist rebels provided...

Duterte says he will not order arrest of Sison during peace...

By Arjay L. Balinbin, Reporter President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Thursday, May 24, vowed that he would not order the arrest of Communist Party of...

Military condemns burning of road equipment by NPA in Capiz

The 3rd Infantry Division (3ID) condemned the torching of a heavy equipment by members of the New People's Army (NPA) in Dumalag, Capiz last...

Trillanes proposes ‘localized’ peace talks with communist rebels

Senator Antonio F. Trillanes IV on Thursday, April 5, said he preferred "localized peace process" between the government and the communist rebels following the...

Duterte offers support to replace rebels’ ‘revolutionary tax’ — Dureza

President Rodrigo R. Duterte has committed to resuming peace talks with the Communist Party of the Philippines- New People’s Army (CCP-NPA) and has expressed...

Sison twits Duterte’s ‘flip-flop’ on truce

COMMUNIST UNDERGROUND LEADER Jose Maria Sison chided what he called President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s flip-flopping on the matter of observing a truce with communist...

No cease-fire with communist rebels this Christmas — Palace

GOVERNMENT FORCES will not observe a cease-fire with communist rebels this Christmas, Malacañang clarified on Sunday. “Our defenders would not stand down as there has...

After declaring Reds ‘terrorists,’ Duterte open again to talks

PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte on Friday, Dec. 8, said his labor secretary, Silvestre H. Bello III, may revive peace talks with communist rebels “at...

Duterte mulls ‘mass arrest’ of communist rebels

  President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Wednesday, Dec. 6, said that he will soon order the mass arrest of the communist rebels. "For those who...

Duterte issues order tagging CPP-NPA terrorists

PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte has formally declared the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) and the New People’s Army (NPA) to be terrorists in...

‘Terrorist’ tag for CPP-NPA means no negotiations

AN OFFICIAL declaration by President Rodrigo R. Duterte of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) and its armed groups, collectively known as the...

Termination of talks with Reds now official with proclamation

PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte has formally declared the termination of talks between the Government of the Philippines and the National Democratic Front-Communist of the...

With canceled talks with Reds, Duterte to look into ‘fronts’

By Rosemarie A. Zamora FOLLOWING THE announcement by the government of the cancellation of talks with communist rebels, President Rodrigo R. Duterte will order the...

Reds respond to Duterte appeal for talks

THE National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) in a statement on Monday, Nov. 13, said it welcomes President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s “appeal” on...

Duterte renews call for NPAs to lay down arms, vows economic...

WHILE PEACE talks between the government and the leadership of communist groups remain suspended, President Rodrigo R. Duterte called anew on members of the...

NDFP issues outline on social justice for talks with government

By Rosemarie A. Zamora THE NATIONAL Democratic Front of the Philippines has released an executive summary of the draft of the Comprehensive Agreement on Social...

President cites ‘reports’ linking CCT funds to arms purchase by Reds

SAN FERNANDO, PAMPANGA -- Following the rejection of his Left-leaning Social Welfare chief, President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Monday said he has received reports...

Philippines’ communist rebellion: A new generation

The New People's Army, one of Asia's oldest insurgencies, is not concerned by President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s threats to end peace talks. A KEROSENE lamp flickers...

Government panel awaits ‘final instruction’ by Duterte to end peace talks...

By Ian Nicolas P. Cigaral Reporter THE GOVERNMENT panel in the peace process with communist rebels is still awaiting President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s instructions to formally...