CPP-NDF-NPA - updates

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Año, Lorenzana, Manafort | Midday wRap

Sep 19, 2017 - 12:19 PM

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Amid ties with Left, Mariano says he was never part of communist groups

Aug 30, 2017 - 2:55 PM

Mula noon hanggang ngayon ay nasa legal democratic organization po ako says Agrarian Reform Secretary Rafael Mariano who was nominated to the Cabinet by the National Democratic Front

LEFT TIES. Agrarian Reform Secretary Rafael Mariano says he was never a part of the CPP-NPA-NDF. Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler

CA grills Taguiwalo over links to Left

May 03, 2017 - 1:22 PM

The Commission on Appointments defers the confirmation of Social Welfare Secretary Judy Taguiwalo after being questioned over her ties to the Communist Party of the Philippines

DSWD Secretary Judy Taguiwalo speaks at a workers rally on May 1, 2017, Labor Day at the Liwasang Bonifacio. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, April 3-9, 2017

Apr 09, 2017 - 8:14 AM

Hello Here s a round up of videos from the past week you need to watch

Gov't sees 'no reason' to declare unilateral ceasefire

Mar 31, 2017 - 1:14 PM

The communists are not expected to declare a unilateral ceasefire on March 31 says government chief negotiator Silvestre Bello III

NO CEASEFIRE SOON. The government's chief negotiator Bebot Bello does not expect the communists to declare a unilateral ceasefire on March 31. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

House panel approves reso urging Duterte to continue peace talks

Feb 21, 2017 - 6:40 PM

130 congressmen want the Philippine government and communists to return to the negotiating table

APPROVED. 130 congressmen sign a resolution urging President Rodrigo Duterte to continue the peace negotiations. File photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

102 lawmakers urge Duterte to continue peace talks

Feb 09, 2017 - 3:50 PM

The congressmen say the Duterte administration reached remarkable and unparalleled headway in the negotiations compared to other administrations

PRO-PEACE. Makabayan lawmakers lead the filing of the resolution urging President Rodrigo Duterte to continue the peace talks with communists. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Gov't chief peace negotiator visits NPA turf during anniversary

Dec 27, 2016 - 2:24 PM

Secretary Silvestre Bello III assures rebels that President Rodrigo Duterte will keep his promise to release sickly and elderly political prisoners

New Peoples Army guerillas march in Davao City to celebrate the 48th founding anniversary of the Communist Party of the Philippines on December 26, 2016.

Ronnie Dayan, Marcos burial, Mayweather-Pacquiao | Evening wRap

Nov 22, 2016 - 9:33 PM

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Marcos burial won't affect peace talks with Left – Bello

Nov 22, 2016 - 3:30 PM

The issue of burying the strongman is of little significance to the purpose of peace talks and that is to achieve just and lasting peace for our country says government chief negotiator Silvestre Bello III

TALKING FOR PEACE. Government panel chair Silvestre Bello addresses negotiators during the second round of formal peace talks between the Philippine government and the National Democratic Front in Oslo on October 6, 2016. Photo courtesy of OPAPP

#AnimatED: Hope in Oslo

Aug 22, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Here s the paradox: Duterte is the biggest factor for peace with the communists yet he may also be an obstacle

Burden on CPP to restore trust in peace talks – Palace

Jul 29, 2016 - 2:05 PM

There is a very brief window of opportunity says Presidential Spokesman Ernesto Abella

PEACE TALKS ENDANGERED. An ambush by NPA rebels in Davao del Norte threatens peace talks betweenn the government and the Left. File photo by Karlos Manlupig/Rapper

Dureza: We are now at the threshold of peace

Jun 17, 2016 - 11:19 AM

Four years after its breakdown and collapse we are now on the threshold of a resumption of the stalled peace talks with the CPP NPA NDF chief government negotiator Jesus Dureza says

SELFIE TIME. Duterte peace adviser Jesus Dureza (right) poses for a selfie with NDF peace panel chair Luis Jalandoni (left) and CPP founder Jose Maria Sison. Photo from Dureza's Facebook page

72 NPA members surrender in Cagayan de Oro

Mar 28, 2014 - 5:40 PM

The rebel returnees include 13 minors which the AFP says violates the international humanitarian law

GUNS FOR PEACE. photo by bobby lagsa