Archive of Communist Party of the Philippines

The Filipino people applaud NPA raid against Lapanday Company

The National Operations Command of the New People’s Army (NPA) commends the Southern Mindanao Regional Operations Command for successfully meting out a punitive action against the Lapanday Food Corporation of the Lorenzos, despotic big landlord and big bourgeois compradors responsible for widespread landgrabbing against the peasants and farmworkers in Davao, Bukidnon and elsewhere. Several platoons […]

Abu Sayaff in Bohol smacks of a US yarn

The news stories regarding the supposed arrival and presence of members of the Abu Sayaff criminal bandit group in Bohol island smacks of a US yarn. The Filipino people find most of the press statements released by the military, police and local government officials as highly suspect. According to information churned out by the Armed […]

Condemn dropping of US giant bomb in Afghanistan

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) joins the Afghan people and people around the world in condemning the Trump government and the US military for dropping the 21,600 pound GBU-43 bomb in the Achin district of Nangarhar province in Afghanistan. The bomb delivered the strength of 11 tons of explosive, the biggest non-nuclear bomb […]

Continuing military operations impede release of POWs

Continuing offensive military and police operations in the Socskargen area have impeded the New People’s Army (NPA) from releasing two prisoners of war. A turnover program set for yesterday was cancelled because continuing AFP and PNP operations put the safety of the POWs, their families and third party facilitators at risk. In line with the […]

Open letter to Facebook and Facebook Philippines

Dear Facebook and Facebook Philippines, Despite our efforts over the past days to communicate with Facebook, we have received no reply to our demand for an explanation or information why the PRWC page ( was taken down last April 8. Contrary to its declared its mission “to make the world more open and connected” and […]

On rejection of Gina Lopez as DENR secretary

(Updated) Considering what is at stake, big bourgeois comprador interests in the mining industry surely mobilized hundreds of millions of pesos and relied on their vast political influence to ensure that the Commission on Appointments would reject the appointment of environmentalist Gina Lopez as head of the DENR. With the rejection of Lopez, the Filipino […]

Resist peace-spoiling by US stooges

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) congratulates the NDFP and GRP Negotiating Panels for successfully pushing through with the opening of the fourth round of peace negotiations yesterday despite the peace-spoiling by stooges of US imperialism in the military establishment. To support the talks, the Party calls on the Filipino people to reject these […]

On non-declaration of ceasefire, peace talks and AFP crimes

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) did not proceed to issue a declaration of interim ceasefire yesterday, after the GRP announced that it will not issue a similar ceasefire declaration. The issuance of ceasefire declarations was supposed to be done reciprocally as agreed upon by the NDFP and GRP in the their March 11 […]

CPP to declare ceasefire not later than March 31

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today said it is set to issue a unilateral declaration of interim ceasefire not later than March 31 in anticipation and support of the fourth round of peace talks between the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) and the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) […]

NPA ready to counter abusive anti-peace AFP offensives

The New People’s Army (NPA) welcomes and supports the March 12 Joint Statement issued by the GRP and NDFP negotiating panels declaring a continuation of peace negotiations. The National Operations Command (NOC) awaits instructions from the central leadership of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) on the matter of the reinstatement of the unilateral […]