Mindanao rebels - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Mindanao rebels


Children as combatants in the Philippines

Jun 27, 2017 - 7:00 PM

To stop the recruitment of children the Philippine government must recognize the need to institutionalize counter radicalization programs

TRAINING. Child soldiers are taught to kill early on. Rappler sourced photo

NPA rebels hopeful about peace process but…

Dec 27, 2016 - 9:40 AM

Communist guerrillas in Northern Mindanao celebrate the CPP s 48th anniversary in Medina Misamis Oriental

 "Ka Paris" Mapano, one of the NDFP consultants, in Medina, Misamis Oriental. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

Armed mobs and riots in Mindanao?

Feb 06, 2015 - 9:50 AM

The angry armed mob woken from their sleep and numbering close to a thousand by some accounts picked on the trapped policemen Who is to blame for such an armed angry mob?

Contextualizing MILF’s ‘self-defense’ statement

Feb 03, 2015 - 8:00 AM

Why coordination is necessary to make the peace process work

US lawmaker trading firearms with PH Muslim rebels?

Mar 27, 2014 - 7:24 PM

FBI agents are trying to establish California State Senator Leland Yee traded weapons with Philippine Muslim rebel groups

Photos of child soldiers found at Philippine rebel camp: military

Feb 01, 2014 - 7:48 PM

Rebel group BIFF spokesman Abu Misry however denied using child soldiers and charged the military with planting or staging the evidence against them

NPA trumpets 'growth' in Mindanao

Mar 28, 2012 - 2:21 PM

The New People s Army claims it now has 42 guerrilla fronts in Mindanao up from 32