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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(CPP) demanded on Monday that the military unit involved in a rampage in Bukidnon last October 16 be disarmed and withdrawn from the area.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 […]

Hold Duterte accountable for death of Baby River—CPP

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today extended its condolences to political detainee Raena Mae (Ina) Nasino and her family for the untimely death of her 3-month old daughter River last Friday after suffering from acute respiratory distress syndrome. Baby River’s health reportedly deteriorated after the regime separated her from her mother and deprived […]

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 […]

Duterte’s killing spree exposes desperation to cling to power

The worsening state terrorism exposes the US-Duterte regime’s desperation to cling to power in the face of rising and widening calls for Duterte’s resignation or ouster. In its August 21 editorial, the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) publication Ang Bayan asked: “What other aim does this crime hope to achieve other than drive a […]

Denounce fascist terrorist regime for assassination of Negros health worker amid pandemic

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today condemned the Duterte regime and its fascist terrorist agents for carrying out the assassination last night of Zara Alvarez, 39, a community health worker and human rights advocate in Negros. Alvarez was gunned down in Barangay Mandalagan, Bacolod City at around 8 p.m. last night. According to […]