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.
The military has said it provided the intelligence report that warned of terror attacks in this city, which Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II and Mayor Rodrigo Duterte had discussed last week.
By Erika Sauler
As the Philippine National Police prepares for the arrest of three senators charged with plunder over the pork barrel scam, it has sought to kick the Tiamzon couple, alleged communist leaders, out of its detention facility.
By Bong Lozada
Even with communist founder Jose Maria Sison calling the shots for the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army, the Armed Forces of the Philippines remains steadfast in continuing its goal of persuading the rebels to join their “quest for peace.”
By Philip C. Tubeza
Despite the arrest of two top communist leaders, Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) founding chair Jose Ma. Sison on Sunday said he remained willing to meet with President Aquino to help jump-start the stalled peace talks with leftist insurgents.