Archive of Communist Party of the Philippines

CPP says NTF-ELCAC/AFP coddling criminal paramilitary groups against IPs

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today denounced the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) and its newly-installed “spokesperson for IP concerns” for “wasting people’s money in spreading outrageous lies against the CPP and NPA.” This was in reaction to claims by the NTF-ELCAC spokesperson today that the new People’s […]

CPP denounces Israel’s terrorist air strikes, shelling against Gaza

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today condemned the Israel government and defense forces for its terrorist air strikes and ground shelling of the highly populated Gaza Strip over the past four days killing more than 100 Palestinians. Hundreds of Israel airstrikes started on May 11 hitting civilian residences and crowded areas of the […]

Appointment of NTF-ELCAC spokespersons polarizes PH society

Not only did the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) rebuke public clamor to remove Gen. Antonio Parlade and Lorraine Badoy as its spokespersons, it even appointed six other people to serve as mouthpieces. Not satisfied, the NTF-ELCAC announced it will appoint more. By appointing more and more spokespersons to push the […]

Denounce and reject ATC vilification of revolutionaries as “terrorists”

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) denounces and rejects the “designation” by the “Anti-Terrorist Council” (ATC) of 19 supposed “leaders” of the CPP as “terrorists.” This is clearly an act in accordance with the diktat of the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) and Duterte himself. The ATC claimed that […]

Message to Filipino Muslims on Eid’l Fitr

On this occasion, we extend our support to the continuing struggle of the Moro people for genuine self-determination and to end national oppression.

CPP directs NPA to intensify tactical offensives amid Duterte treachery

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) has directed the New People’s Army (NPA) to continue intensifying tactical offensives against the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and other armed agents who are “zealous defenders of the treacherous Duterte government.” The CPP issued this declaration in the editorial of Ang Bayan, its central newspaper, published […]

CPP holds NTF-ELCAC responsible for death of CL peasant leader

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) held the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) responsible for the untimely death of veteran peasant leader Joseph Canlas who died early morning yesterday in the Jose B. Lingad Hospital in San Fernando, Pampanga. Canlas died from a stroke weeks after he was arrested […]

With elections nearing, NTF-ELCAC is hungry for funds

With the 2022 elections just a year away, Duterte’s favorite generals in the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) are determined to keep the anomalous funds of the Barangay Development Program in their aim to impose the military’s political influence in several hundred barangays. Officers of the NTF-ELCAC are making up […]

NTF-ELCAC must not only be defunded, it must be abolished

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) enjoins all democratic forces in the country to unite and demand the abolition of the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC). It is the command-center of red-tagging and the mastermind of the wave of killings and arrests. It is a cesspool of corruption. Its […]

CPP stands with journalists in fight for press freedom

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today joins all Filipino journalists and media workers as they mark today World Press Freedom Day. The Party stands in solidarity with the people in the fight against media repression and censorship which has worsened under Duterte’s tyrannical regime. The past years under Duterte have seen a sharp […]