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Communist rebels to launch ‘Yolanda’ relief drive on 45th anniversary


The Communist Party of the Philippines aims to commemorate its 45th founding anniversary on Dec. 26 not only to celebrate the revolutionary gains but also gather relief aids and funds for victims of Supertyphoon “Yolanda” (international name: Haiyan) in Eastern Visayas.

Posted: December 18th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Frustrated NPA guerrillas turn fury against hundreds of pigs in Bukidnon


Communist insurgents who have battled government forces for decades turned their fury on hundreds of pigs at a farm in the southern Philippines, a military spokesman said.

Posted: October 31st, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

AFP wants ‘Red’ guard back in jail

PANESA. Photo courtesy of KARAPATAN

Even after the court had called it a case of mistaken identity, the nightmare of security guard Rolly Panesa may not yet be truly over.

Posted: September 21st, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Guard tagged ‘Red’ leader released

Torture marks?  The human rights watchdog Karapatan obtained these photos of Rolito Panesa, which the group said were taken three days after his arrest by the military on Oct. 5, 2012.

The security guard arrested in Quezon City last year on allegations that he was a communist rebel leader was finally released late Friday night on orders of the Court of Appeals.

Posted: August 31st, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »

NPA rebels seize soldier, cop in Compostela Valley

Barely two days after the Communist Party of the Philippines’ extended ceasefire had expired, New People’s Army (NPA) rebels seized a soldier and a policeman at a roadblock in Laak, Compostela Valley, on Thursday.

Posted: January 18th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Rebels abduct 1 soldier, 1 policeman in Compostela Valley

Compostela Valley

MANILA, Philippines–An off-duty soldier and a policeman were abducted by communist rebels in Compostela Valley Thursday, the military said.   Army spokesman Major Harold Cabunoc identified the captives as Private First Class Jezreel Culango of the Army’s 60th Infantry Battalion and PO1 Ruel Pasion.   The two were abducted after some 30 New People’s Army [...]

Posted: January 18th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Reds demand complete list of wanted comrades

Luis Jalandoni. FILE PHOTO

The head of the communist-led National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) on Saturday demanded the government to publicly disclose the supposed list of the 235 alleged rebel leaders carrying P467-million reward for their capture.

Posted: November 24th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Communist rebels’ abandoned camp found in Iloilo


The military found an abandoned camp of the New People’s Army (NPA) in Iloilo Thursday, an Army spokesman said.

Posted: November 2nd, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Communist rebels ‘sorry’ for circus bombing in Davao City

CHARMAINE Lansang, 13, one of those wounded in the grenade blast, still wearing her bloodied shirt. KARLOS MANLUPIG/INQUIRER MINDANAO

Communist guerrillas issued a rare apology on Friday for a grenade attack that the military said left 47 spectators at a local circus wounded.

Posted: September 7th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Farmer stumbles across mass grave in Quezon

Calauag Quezon province

A Philippine farmer unearthed a mass grave with the skeletal remains of up to 30 people believed to be victims of an internal purge by communist rebels in the 1980s, the army said on Sunday.

Posted: July 22nd, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Negros NPA extorted P27M in 2011

New People's Army rebels have their faces painted to hide their identity during the celebration of the 42nd anniversary of the Communist Party of the Philippines. AP FILE PHOTO

The military in Western Visayas on Thursday admitted that extortion remains a rampant practice by communist rebels in the region, raking in P27 million last year.

Posted: June 29th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

2 rebels, soldier killed in Philippine clashes

Two communist rebels and a soldier have been killed in separate clashes as insurgents stepped up their attacks in the Philippines, military officials said Sunday.

Posted: April 29th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

5 dead in clashes as NPA rebels mark 43rd anniversary


Three New People’s Army rebels and two government soldiers were killed in three separate clashes as the communist guerrillas marked Friday their 43rd anniversary, the military said.

Posted: March 30th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

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