7 NPA rebels surrender in Davao del Norte

The 10th Infantry Division (10ID) claimed in a statement Wednesday that seven guerrillas from the communist terrorist New People’s Army, including two minors, surrendered to the 60th Infantry Battalion (60IB) in Davao del Norte, carrying with them four high-powered firearms. They are all members of the Weakened Guerilla Front (WGF) 3, Sub Regional Committee (SRC)… Continue reading 7 NPA rebels surrender in Davao del Norte

6 NPA militants killed in Bukidnon, Agusan del Norte clashes

The Philippine Army’s 4th Infantry Division (4ID) on Tuesday, September 21, 2021, said that six (6) New People’s Army (NPA) combatants were killed in two separate clashes in Bukidnon and Agusan del Norte. According to reports, the NPA was confronted in its hideout by the 1st Special Forces Battalion (1SFBn) under the operational supervision of… Continue reading 6 NPA militants killed in Bukidnon, Agusan del Norte clashes

Village leaders in Southern Leyte entice 4 rebels to surrender

According to the Philippine Army on Monday, village leaders in Sogod town, Southern Leyte, were instrumental in the recent surrender of four members of the New People’s Army (NPA). The Barangay Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict in San Francisco Mabuhay village, according to the Army’s 802nd Infantry Brigade, persuaded the four NPA… Continue reading Village leaders in Southern Leyte entice 4 rebels to surrender

3 ‘child soldiers’ captured in an armed encounter in Bukidnon

As proven by the recent capture of three child soldiers in San Fernando, Bukidnon, the Communist Party of the Philippines–New People’s Army–National Democratic Front (CPP-NPA-NDF) continues to violate children’s rights. The three minors were among ten NPA rebels captured during an armed encounter in a forested area in Barangay Mabuhay between soldiers from the 88th… Continue reading 3 ‘child soldiers’ captured in an armed encounter in Bukidnon

Agony of innocent civilians afflicted by CPP-NPA-NDF continues as Joma Sison hides in Netherlands — multi-sectoral groups

Several multi-sectoral organizations believe that giving Jose Maria “Joma” Sison, the founding chair of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP), a place of refuge in the Netherlands will only lengthen the anguish of innocent civilians who have been victims of the CPP’s armed wing, the New People’s Army (NPA). Members of Liga Independencia Pilipinas… Continue reading Agony of innocent civilians afflicted by CPP-NPA-NDF continues as Joma Sison hides in Netherlands — multi-sectoral groups

CIDG files criminal raps vs Joma Sison, 3 other leaders of CPP-NPA-NDF

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The Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) has filed four criminal cases before the Department of Justice (DOJ) against Jose Maria Sison and three other leaders of the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army-National Democratic Front (CPP-NPA-NDF). According to a statement issued on Tuesday, CIDG chief Maj. Gen. Albert Ignatius Ferro, together with former… Continue reading CIDG files criminal raps vs Joma Sison, 3 other leaders of CPP-NPA-NDF

CPP-NPA-NDF collected P5.8 billion in international donations, revolutionary taxes

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Officials announced Wednesday that the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army-National Democratic Front (CPP-NPA-NDF) was able to collect P5.8 billion in international donations and revolutionary taxes between 2016 and 2018. The funds were purportedly used by communists to fund terrorist actions and support their leaders’ lifestyles. In a virtual press biefing of the National… Continue reading CPP-NPA-NDF collected P5.8 billion in international donations, revolutionary taxes

Over 200 Eastern Visayas villages now NPA-free — Philippine Army

Between 2019 and mid-2021, at least 213 villages in Eastern Visayas were purged of New People’s Army (NPA) influence, spanning the first two years of the “whole-of-nation” approach to eradicating the communist terrorist group. There are 94 villages in Samar province, 45 in Eastern Samar, 41 in Leyte, 29 in Northern Samar, and four in… Continue reading Over 200 Eastern Visayas villages now NPA-free — Philippine Army

PH Army captures 18,433 rebels using a ‘whole-of-nation’ strategy

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Through the Duterte administration’s “whole of nation” integration effort, a total of 18,433 former rebels from Communist Terror Groups (CTG), including 92 “kid soldiers,” have returned to the fold of the law and are now living regular lives. At the weekly virtual press conference of the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict… Continue reading PH Army captures 18,433 rebels using a ‘whole-of-nation’ strategy

DND Secretary Lorenzana hails National Democratic Front’s designation as terror group

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Delfin Lorenzana, Secretary of the Department of National Defense (DND), praised the Anti-Terrorism Council’s (ATC) resolution branding the Philippines’ National Democratic Front (NDF) as a terrorist organization on Tuesday. The latest finding, according to Lorenzana, will “justify and enable the defense sector to move forward in its efforts to address internal security concerns.” Lorenzana claimed… Continue reading DND Secretary Lorenzana hails National Democratic Front’s designation as terror group