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AFP dropped 84 bombs, fired cannons 395 times in Bukidnon since 2018
April 08, 2020 | News Stories

The AFP continues to waste hundreds of millions of pesos of people’s money in relentless aerial and artillery operations in the hinterlands of the Bukidnon province. According to the New People’s Army (NPA) in Bukidnon, it recorded at least 84 incidents of aerial bombardment since 2018, and 395 shelling of mountainous villages of Bukidnon. For […]

AFP bombing spree in Bukidnon-Davao border amid Covid-19 ceasefire
April 05, 2020 | News Stories | Uncategorized

  The Armed Forces of the Philippines is on a bombing spree and continues to carry out focused military offensives in the Bukidnon-Davao border area in disregard of the Covid-19 ceasefires declared by the Duterte government (March 19 to April 15) and by the Communist Party of the Philippines (March 26 to April 15). Based […]

Military ops against NPA continue in more than 90 villages amid Covid-19 ceasefire
April 05, 2020 | News Stories

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) on Friday denounced the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the Philippines National Police (PNP) for mounting relentless operations against the New People’s Army (NPA) amid the Covid-19 crisis. Military and police units across the country have carried out successive offensives resulting in armed encounters despite their […]

On “orders” of Sara, Duterte ceasefire disregarded in Davao regions
April 03, 2020 | News Stories | Uncategorized

Reports of AFP combat operations against the New People’s Army in the Davao regions filtered through radio reports and social media yesterday, April 1, indicating that the unilateral ceasefire declared by its chief commander-in-chief is being blatantly disregarded in his own bailiwick. Callers of the station Radyo ni Juan reported continued military operations in Paquibato […]

71st IB arrests Lumads hunting for food
April 03, 2020 | News Stories

The families of at least 11 Lumad peasants reported them missing since they were illegally arrested by troopers of the 71st IB in Sitio Manggapaluway in Pantukan last March 30. The said peasants werre on their way home from hunting wild boar in the forests. One of the Lumads was accompanied by his two children. […]

59th IB troops attack NPA despite Duterte CF order
April 02, 2020 | News Stories

Another armed encounter erupted the other day in the Southern Tagalog region after troops of the 59th Infantry Battalion raided an NPA camp in Gumaca town, Quezon. This was the second armed attack in two days carried out by the AFP desptie Duterte’s declaration of unilateral ceasefire. Cleo del Mundo, NPA-Quezon spokesperson, disclosed in a […]

PKM fears Duterte’s response to Covid-19 might lead to another “Kidapawan”
April 02, 2020 | News Stories | Uncategorized

The Pambansang Katipunan ng mga Magbubukid (PKM) in Southern Mindanao yesterday expressed fears that the response of the Duterte regime to the current crisis brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic might lead to another tragedy similar to the Kidapawan massacre four years ago. The PKM yesterday enjoined the people to remember the Kidapawan massacre in […]

NPA orders Covid-19 monitoring in Davao areas
April 02, 2020 | News Stories | Uncategorized

The NPA command in South Mindanao has ordered its units to closely monitor and immediate report of cases of Covid-19 infection in their respective areas of responsibility. The NPA-SMR command covers Davao City and other Davao regions which are dominated by the Duterte family dynasty. Cases of local transmission have been reported recently in the […]

AFP bombs upland Davao community, two days after Duterte ceasefire
April 02, 2020 | News Stories

The NPA-Southern Mindanao Region (NPA-SMR) reported that AFP forces carried out aerial bombing runs in upland villages in the town of Mabini in Davao de Oro last March 18, two days after Rodrigo Duterte declared a unilateral ceasefire. This was revealed to the public yesterday by Rigoberto Sanchez, NPA-SMR spokesperson. He disclosed that around 10 […]

CPP pays highest tribute to slain 2nd in command
April 02, 2020 | News Stories

The Executive Committee of the Central Committee of the CPP paid the highest tribute to Julius Giron, one of the Party’s national vice chairpersons, in a tribute statement released March 30. Giron, known as Ka Alban, his doctor and an aide, were killed in cold blood by military troops last March 13. He was then […]