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Philippines Government moves to quell Rodrigo Duterte's 'all-out war' on communist rebels - ABC Online

Peace talks between the Philippine Government and communist rebels to end nearly five decades of conflict are still possible even though the President has ordered "all-out war," the country's Defence Minister says. President Rodrigo Duterte announced ...and more »

DND chief Lorenzana on NPA: It's an all-out war - Philippine Star

In this photo taken Nov. 23, 2016, members of the New People's Army communist rebels with face painted to conceal their identities, stand in formation during ceremonies before a news conference held at their guerrilla encampment tucked in the harsh ...and more »

STATEMENT: Barug Katungod Mindanao on AFP's “all-out war” - Minda News

Barug Katungod Mindanao is seeing more human rights violations after a formal letter signed by Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Secretary Jesus Dureza addressed to the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) declaring the ...and more »

STATEMENT: Citizens Alliance for Just Peace on the the GRP-NDF peace talks - Minda News

The Citizens Alliance for Just Peace urges President Rodrigo Roa Duterte to reconsider pronouncements that he is suspending peace talks with the National Democratic Front of the Philippines. As peace advocates, we urge both parties that hopeful and ...and more »

Duterte terminates peace talks with communists - GMA News

President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday said he is pulling out the government from the peace negotiations with communists. In a press conference during his visit to his parents' tombs in Davao City, Duterte said he is ordering members of the government's ...and more »

Duterte halts peace talks with communist rebels - CNN Philippines

President Rodrigo Duterte says he may be willing to go back to the negotiating table if there is a 'compelling reason' to do so. Metro Manila (CNN Philippines) — President Rodrigo Duterte said he's done all that he could, but he has had enough. The ...and more »

Philippines: Duterte Ends Talks With Communist Rebels - The Diplomat

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has announced that he is canceling the peace talks which his government had initiated with the Communist Party of the Philippines. This was his response after the communist-led New People's Army (NPA) said it will ...and more »

Catholic Church to slam 'reign of terror' behind Duterte's war on drugs - GMA News

MANILA — The Catholic Church will assail President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs for creating a "reign of terror" among the poor, in sermons to be read at services across the country this weekend, three church sources told Reuters on Saturday. In its ...and more »

Govt declares all-out war vs Reds - The Manila Times

The government has declared an all-out war against New People's Army (NPA) rebels who were earlier tagged as terrorists by President Rodrigo Duterte. IT'S ON New People's Army rebels parade in their camp in Sierra Madre mountain. The military has vowed ...and more »

Duterte scraps talks with communists - Rappler

TALKS COLLAPSE. President Rodrigo Duterte scraps talks with communist rebels a day after he lifted the government ceasefire with the New People's Army. Photo by Ace Morandante/Presidential Photo. MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – President Rodrigo ...and more »