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Military chief optimistic of communist insurgency’s defeat

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Retired Gen. Emmanuel Bautista .  PHOTO from AFP Public Affairs Office

Armed Forces chief General Emmanuel Bautista says he is leaving the military service with high hopes that the communist insurgency, which dates back to the late 1940’s, will finally be defeated.

Posted: July 12th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

PNP wants Tiamzons evicted from Crame jail

Communist Party of the Philippines and New People’s Army chief Benito Tiamzon (left) and his wife, Wilma (right).  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

MANILA, Philippines–As it prepares for the impending arrest of three senators charged with plunder, the Philippine National Police (PNP) is seeking to eject alleged communist leaders Benito and Wilma Tiamzon from its detention facility. But a Manila court hearing the multiple murder case against the Tiamzons denied Wednesday the PNP’s motion to have the couple transferred to a regular [...]

Posted: June 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Military ready to use force vs NPA if needed

The NPA is the armed unit of the Communist Party of the Philippines, and has been waging an insurgency since 1969. AFP FILE PHOTO

Following the release of a group of surveyors, the Armed Forces of the Philippines vowed to intensify its crackdown against the communist rebels.

Posted: June 3rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

NPA frees 3 of 6 gov’t surveyors


Suspected New People’s Army (NPA) rebels on Sunday freed three of six forestry surveyors of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) whom they abducted in Maco, Compostela Valley, officials said here on Saturday.

Posted: June 2nd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Ex-Alex Boncayao Brigade member sworn in as 290th House lawmaker

Abang Lingkod representative Joseph Stephen Paduano

A former member of the Alex Boncayao Brigade is the 290th legislator at the House of Representatives.

Posted: May 28th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »