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NPA in Bukidnon claims taking 2 soldiers as ‘prisoners of war’

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

Communist rebels on Wednesday claimed to have seized two soldiers in Impasug-ong, Bukidnon, and said they were holding them as “prisoners of war.”

Posted: August 27th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Sierra Madre clashes hurting Agta tribesmen

Daraitan River, 25 February 2007, during the course of a three-day trek across the Sierra Madre mountain range east of Manila. A booming economy is spurring interest among Filipinos in extreme sports and adventure tourism including river trekking, scuba diving, caving, and mountaineering. AFP PHOTO/Cecil MORELLA

Renewed fighting between government forces and New People’s Army rebels in Sierra Madre in northern Quezon province has taken as casualty the livelihood of members of the Agta tribe, who call the mountain range home.

Posted: August 24th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions,Regions | Read More »

NPA rebels ransack banana plantation in Compostela Valley

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

Communist rebels attacked a banana plantation in Pantukan, Compostela Valley, on Friday, burned down its packing house and several pieces of equipment and divested the guards of at least 10 firearms, police said Saturday.

Posted: August 23rd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Marcos regime victims relive pain

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It’s a long wait for justice for this elderly claimant in Davao City who was forced to sit down as the long queue for claims processing seemed not to be moving. GERMELINA LACORTE

Dahlia Arnan was only nine years old when soldiers beat up and killed her father, and later let a tank crush his body in the hinterland village of Lutay in Malungon, Sarangani province, in 1985 at the tail-end of the dictatorial rule of Ferdinand Marcos.

Posted: August 17th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »

Palparan wanted to surrender but feared for his life

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Retired General Jovito Palparan has considered surrendering before but backed out because information he received about threats to his life.

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

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