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CPP directs NPA to defend and strengthen unity with peasants masses

The Central Committee (CC) of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) on Wednesday urged the New People’s Army (NPA) to strengthen its unity with the peasant masses as the key to frustrating and overcoming the regime’s war against the revolutionary movement. The CC said this in its 7,700-word statement entitled “Frustrate the vicious counterrevolutionary […]

On the red-tagging senate hearing

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today lambasted the Duterte regime and the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) for using the senate hearing on red-tagging as a platform to justify and escalate its anti-communist witchunting and crackdown against political parties under the Makabayan bloc and other democratic mass organizations. […]

Duterte regime is accountable for severe impact of devastation

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today said that devastation of the millions of Filipino lives and livelihood is not solely caused by the successive storms but also by the reactionary state’s failure to sufficiently prepare for and respond to the calamities. The Party urged the people to hold the Duterte regime accountable for […]

Disarm and withdraw military unit involved in child shooting, CPP demands

For wounding a child and endangering the lives of at least 11 other people including an infant, the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) demanded on Monday that the military unit involved in a rampage in Bukidnon last October 16 be disarmed and withdrawn from the area. Marco Valbuena, CPP chief information officer, condemned the […]

NPA seizes 7 firearms from drunken Surigao del Sur Coast Guard men

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today congratulated the New People’s Army (NPA)-Surigao del Sur for mounting a successful raid against abusive elements of the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) having a drinking binge while on duty in Barangay Wakat, Barobo, Surigao del Sur last October 12 at 6:15 p.m. “Likely tipsy and confused by […]

NPA ambushes well within international rules of war

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today clarified that the recent ambushes mounted by the New People’s Army (NPA) in Surigao del Sur and Samar are well within international rules of war. The Party issued the statement following the Commission on Human Rights’s condemnation on Saturday of the offensives. “With all due respect, we […]

Bello displays zero ounce of sympathy to workers

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today called out Department of Labor and Employment Sec. Silvestre Bello III for displaying a despicable lack of sympathy for Filipino workers by declaring plans to exempt capitalists from paying workers’ 13-month salaries this year. Bello revealed this during an online press briefing on Thursday, following an announcement […]

Mining road projects to hasten wholesale destruction of environment in Caraga

The Communist Party of the Philippines today slammed 4th ID commander MGen. Andres C. Centino for touting that mining road projects being rushed in the Caraga region “will hasten the defeat of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) and New People’s Army (NPA).” The officer was referring to the construction of three access roads […]

Gulfstream G280 arrival to satiate Duterte’s penchant for luxurious private jet flights

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today criticized the consummated purchase of the ₱2-billion Gulfstream G280 business jet ordered by Rodrigo Duterte and Defense Sec. Delfin Lorenzana from the US in October 2019. Theaircraft landed at the Clark International Airport in Pampanga last weekend. The jet plane had its inaugural flight to Davao City […]

CPP welcomes EU resolution against international pariah Duterte

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today welcomed the resolution issued by the European Parliament expressing “deepest concern at the rapidly deteriorating human rights situation in the Philippines under President Rodrigo Duterte.” Members of the Parliament approved the resolution on Thursday with 626 votes in favor, seven against and 52 abstentions. “Much like Marcos […]