By Armand Galang
, Tonette Orejas
A team of policemen and soldiers on Saturday arrested two University of the Philippines (UP) graduates who have joined the Kabataan and Anakbayan party-list groups for their alleged links to communist rebels in the provinces of Nueva Vizcaya and Nueva Ecija.
By Allan Nawal
, Julie S. Alipala
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.
By Erika Sauler
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 [...]
By Bong Lozada
Following the release of a group of surveyors, the Armed Forces of the Philippines vowed to intensify its crackdown against the communist rebels.
By Frinston L. Lim
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.