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Back to square one - Business Mirror;

Back to square one - Business Mirror

Business MirrorBack to square oneBusiness MirrorIT started at a most auspicious moment, full of hope and optimism that the solution to the government's perpetual war against communist rebels has finally been found. That was the time when President Duterte declared in his first national address an ...and more »

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

STATEMENT: Citizens Alliance for Just Peace on the the GRP-NDF peace talksMinda NewsThe 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 »

FAST FACTS: The JASIG in the peace talks - Rappler;

FAST FACTS: The JASIG in the peace talks - Rappler

RapplerFAST FACTS: The JASIG in the peace talksRapplerWhat is the Joint Agreement on Safety and Immunity Guarantees (JASIG) all about in relation to the failed peace negotiations? Jodesz Gavilan · @jodeszgavilan. Published 4:44 PM, February 08, 2017. Updated 10:41 PM, February 08, 2017. comments.and more »

PEACETALK: Cancelled peace talks is not the end of our pursuit to peace - Minda News

PEACETALK: Cancelled peace talks is not the end of our pursuit to peaceMinda News(Speech of Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Jesus G. Dureza at the Army Governance Forum on 7 February 2017 in Fort Bonifactio, Taguig City) Men and women of valor, we now stand at a time when we, thus far, face the toughest hurdle in our ...and more »

Gov't terminates JASIG, issues lookout bulletin vs. NDF consultants - CNN Philippines;

Gov't terminates JASIG, issues lookout bulletin vs. NDF consultants - CNN Philippines

CNN PhilippinesGov't terminates JASIG, issues lookout bulletin vs. NDF consultantsCNN PhilippinesMetro Manila (CNN Philippines) — The Duterte administration has terminated the Joint Agreement on Safety and Immunity Guarantees (JASIG), in effect withdrawing the immunity given to National Democratic Front (NDF) consultants temporarily released for ...and more »

Philippine President Duterte declares “all-out war” against Maoist party - World Socialist Web Site

Philippine President Duterte declares “all-out war” against Maoist partyWorld Socialist Web SitePeace negotiations between the Philippine administration of President Rodrigo Duterte and the Maoist Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) abruptly broke down over the past week. On Tuesday, the Philippine military, with the full sanction of the ...and more »

Police, military out to arrest NDF consultants Mapano and Cudaste - Minda News

Police, military out to arrest NDF consultants Mapano and CudasteMinda NewsCAGAYAN DE ORO (MindaNews / 08 Feb) — Police and Army teams have been deployed to arrest National Democratic Front (NDF) peace consultants Alfredo Mapano and Pedro Cudaste, Capt. Joe Patrick Martinez, spokesperson of the 4th Infantry Division ...and more »

AFP to hold 'localized peace talks' with communist rebels - Rappler;

AFP to hold 'localized peace talks' with communist rebels - Rappler

RapplerAFP to hold 'localized peace talks' with communist rebelsRappler'I'm sure there are so many NPA who want to go back to the mainstream. Let's give them the chance. Hindi naman lahat ng NPA gusto makipaglaban,' says AFP chief Eduardo Año. Camille Elemia · @CamilleElemia. Published 1:17 PM, February 08, 2017.and more »

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

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

'A generation without peace' - Inquirer.net;

'A generation without peace' - Inquirer.net

Inquirer.net'A generation without peace'Inquirer.netIn those matters within the scope of his political experience or legal expertise, President Duterte does not seem to recognize any middle ground. Either “drug personalities” are killed, or nothing; he has even said he regrets allocating government ...and more »

'PLEASE DON'T HURT HIM' | Wife of NDFP consultant Vic Ladlad appeals to Bato - InterAksyon;

'PLEASE DON'T HURT HIM' | Wife of NDFP consultant Vic Ladlad appeals to Bato - InterAksyon

InterAksyon'PLEASE DON'T HURT HIM' | Wife of NDFP consultant Vic Ladlad appeals to BatoInterAksyonMANILA, Philippines -- The wife of a consultant of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines has written an impassioned note to Philippine National Police chief Ronald dela Rosa asking him not to hurt her husband and to respect his rights should ...and more »

LEGAL OPINION | Can NDFP consultants be rearrested with JASIG termination? - InterAksyon;

LEGAL OPINION | Can NDFP consultants be rearrested with JASIG termination? - InterAksyon

InterAksyonLEGAL OPINION | Can NDFP consultants be rearrested with JASIG termination?InterAksyonEdre Olalia is president of the National Union of People's Lawyers and legal consultant of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines. He explains the implications of the government's official notice to termintate the Joint Agreement on Safety ...and more »

Gov't in 'all-out war' vs. NPA - CNN Philippines;

Gov't in 'all-out war' vs. NPA - CNN Philippines

CNN PhilippinesGov't in 'all-out war' vs. NPACNN PhilippinesMetro Manila (CNN Philippines) — The government is waging an "all-out war" against armed communist rebels, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said Tuesday. "Yes, it is an all-out war because they are already considered by the President as terrorist[s ...and more »

All-out war vs NPA - Philippine Star;

All-out war vs NPA - Philippine Star

Philippine StarAll-out war vs NPAPhilippine StarIn this photo, communist New People's Army (NPA) rebels in formation in the hinterlands of Davao in Southern Philippines. AP/File photo. NDF safe conduct passes scrapped. MANILA, Philippines – The government has declared “all-out war” against the New ...and more »

Revolutionary movement to persist despite government's all-out war, NDFP says - Bulatlat;

Revolutionary movement to persist despite government's all-out war, NDFP says - Bulatlat

BulatlatRevolutionary movement to persist despite government's all-out war, NDFP saysBulatlatMANILA — The National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) said the revolutionary movement shall weather the Duterte administration's declaration of all-out war against the Left. In a statement, NDFP peace panel chairperson Fidel Agcaoili said ...and more »

Immigration put on alert over NDF consultants - Rappler;

Immigration put on alert over NDF consultants - Rappler

RapplerImmigration put on alert over NDF consultantsRapplerMEETING. President Rodrigo Duterte presides over a meeting of the Government of the Philippines (GPH) and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) peace panels on September 26. File photo by Ace Morandante/PPD. MANILA, Philippines ...and more »

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

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

The Manila TimesGovt declares all-out war vs RedsThe Manila TimesThe 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 ...and more »

Gov't declares all-out war on Reds - Inquirer.net;

Gov't declares all-out war on Reds - Inquirer.net

Inquirer.netGov't declares all-out war on RedsInquirer.netFREED POLITICAL PRISONERS IN NDFP PANEL The government on Tuesday stepped up its offensive against communist guerrillas after it terminated the peace talks, announcing an “all-out war” against the New People's Army (NPA) and canceling ...and more »

What's next? Gov't terminates JASIG - Davao Today;

What's next? Gov't terminates JASIG - Davao Today

Davao TodayWhat's next? Gov't terminates JASIGDavao TodayNDFP chief political consultant Jose Maria Sison and Presidential Peace Adviser Jesus Dureza during the conclusion of the second round of talks in Oslo, Norway in October 2016. (davaotoday.com file photo). DAVAO CITY, Philippines — The Philippine ...and more »

JASIG termination practically ends peace talks, says NDFP's Agcaoili - InterAksyon;

JASIG termination practically ends peace talks, says NDFP's Agcaoili - InterAksyon

InterAksyonJASIG termination practically ends peace talks, says NDFP's AgcaoiliInterAksyonMANILA, Philippines -- Communist rebel negotiators said Tuesday the official notice by government that it is terminating the Joint Agreement on Safety and Immunity Guarantees will have the same effect as ending formal peace negotiations. Fidel Agcaoili ...and more »