Archive of Eastern Visayas Regional Operational Command (Efren Martires Command)

AFP violates own ceasefire as Duterte exploits COVID-19 threat to strengthen authoritarian hold — NPA-EV

  The New People’s Army in Eastern Visayas today dismissed accusations of violating its unilateral ceasefire, such as in Calbiga, Western Samar and Las Navas, Northern Samar, as hogwash from the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP). “Various units of the New People’s Army (NPA) report that the AFP troops did not withdraw but stepped […]

Ipagdiwang at ipagpatuloy ang mga tagumpay ng Battle of Catubig sa panahon ng imperyalismo at pasismo ng rehimeng US-Duterte

  Upang pangibabawan ang krisis ng imperyalistang kapangyarihan pangunahin ng US at China, patuloy nitong tinatapakan ang soberanya ng bansang Pilipinas sa pamamagitan ng papet na rehimeng Duterte na lalong nagiging mabangis at pasista na nagreresulta ng mga paglabag sa karapatang pantao at iba pang kalayaan ng mamamayan na tinatamasa nila dulot ng mabayanihan at […]

NPA hits AFP for violating Covid-19 ceasefire to force barangay support for counter-insurgency while potentially spreading coronavirus — NPA-EV

  The Efren Martires Command (New People’s Army-Eastern Visayas) again denounced the Armed Forces of the Philippines for intensifying its retooled community support program (RCSP) operations that are essentially combat-intelligence-psychological warfare operations for its war of suppression against the people of Samar, while possibly exposing the residents to the coronavirus disease-2019 (Covid-19). “The AFP could […]

NO MERCY: AFP violates own ceasefire, uses Covid-19 “community quarantine” as an instrument for the repression of the people

The Efren Martires Command (New People’s Army-Eastern Visayas) today assailed the Duterte government’s unilateral ceasefire declaration last March 19 as a farce as the Armed Forces of the Philippines continues military operations in the region. The AFP is now also using the Duterte government’s widespread implementation of “community quaratine” over the Coronary Virus Disease-19 (Covid-19) […]

Efren Martires Command condemns murder of Salvador “Ka Bulig” Nordan

The Efren Martires Command (New People’s Army-Eastern Visayas) today expressed outrage at the extrajudicial killing by Duterte’s fascist police last March 6 of Salvador Nordan, an NPA leader in Northern Samar who was on leave at the time of his death. “The NPA-Eastern Visayas believes Salvador Nordan, who was better known as “Ka Bulig” in […]

Unwittingly, Gen. Dagoy of the 802nd IBde helps the NPA advance in Leyte

The Efren Martires Command of the New People’s Army in Eastern Visayas today dismissed the prediction made by 802nd Infantry Brigade commander Lope Dagoy that Leyte will be “insurgency-free” by 2020, as it called the Army official responsible for the state repression and climate of impunity in the island which persuade the masses to fight […]

NPA vows more tactical offensives after Borongan ambush rattles Duterte, 8th ID

The Efren Martires Command (New People’s Army-Eastern Visayas) today congratulates the Red fighters in Eastern Samar on their triumphant tactical offensive against the fascist troops of the 14th Infantry Battalion-Philippine Army in Sitio Bangon, Barangay Pinanag-an, Borongan City last November 11. The victory of the Sergio Lobina Command (NPA-Eastern Samar) is a timely and fitting […]

NPA emerges victorious from series of firefights, belies AFP claims

Amidst the deluge of the joint forces of the 20th Infantry Battalion and the 81st Division Reconnaissance Company, the New People’s Army-Rodante Urtal Command (RUC) overcame the challenge and ran triumphant despite the enemy’s massive military campaign in Las Navas, Northern Samar. In the series of firefights that ensued near the barrios of Brgy. Epaw, […]

NPA scores victories in Northern Samar, chides 8th ID for lying about clashes

The New People’s Army in Northern Samar (Rodante Urtal Command or RUC) today claimed victories against forces of the 8th Infantry Division-Philippine Army in the past weeks, as it called out the government troops for lying about its own casualties and exaggerating those of the NPA. The RUC reported that two active military agents of […]

NPA hits Dagoy for staging Carigara “encounter” to cover up losses, attacks on civilians

The Efren Martires Command (NPA-Eastern Visayas) today belied the claims of Army brigade commander Lope Dagoy that Red fighters suffered heavy losses in an encounter with elements of the 93rd Infantry Battalion in Caghalo village, Carigara, Leyte last October 2. “No NPA unit engaged in firefight or had their arms confiscated in that area at […]