NPA ambush - updates

Rappler's latest stories on NPA ambush


Cop killed, 10 others wounded in suspected NPA ambush in Iloilo

Nov 24, 2017 - 10:09 PM

Police Officer 1 Jofer Odon of the Regional Public Safety Battalion-VI and his companions are on board a patrol car and private vehicle when attacked

NPA kills Negros city police chief, 6 others

Jul 21, 2017 - 12:45 PM

UPDATED A councilor and 3 cops are also wounded in the Friday attack

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

Duterte to CPP: Explain NPA ambush or I'll end ceasefire

Jul 28, 2016 - 6:55 PM

UPDATED President Rodrigo Duterte wants New People s Army members responsible for the attack on government militias in Davao del Norte punished by their leaders

SHORT-LIVED CEASEFIRE? President Rodrigo Duterte declares a unilateral ceasefire in relation to the NPA during his SONA on July 25, 2016. Photo from Presidential Photographers Division

5 soldiers killed in Ilocos Sur ambush

Feb 27, 2015 - 9:24 AM

UPDATED It s a surprise attack in an area not known to be a rebel stronghold

GESTURE OF GOODWILL. The NPA has released 3 captive policemen. Photo by Edwin Espejo/Rappler

NPA: We didn't kill mayor

May 29, 2014 - 3:07 PM

The NPA says that while it once accused slain Mayor Reynaldo Navarro of involvement in illegal logging it never found enough basis to order his killing

NPA rebel behind Guingona ambush arrested

Sep 09, 2013 - 8:23 PM

Policemen and soldiers arrest him in his own safe house

Another 3 Marines injured by NPA in Gingoog

May 11, 2013 - 1:44 PM

Suspected NPA guerrillas wounded 3 Marines in the second attack in only two days in Gingoog Misamis Oriental where Ruthie Guingona was injured weeks ago in a rebel ambush

Rappler Newscast | April 29, 2013

Apr 29, 2013 - 8:51 PM

Poll chief Sixto Brillantes denies contract padding Guingona wants NPA to surrender ambush culprits Govt says peace talks with the NDF failed

Aquino to NPA rebels: We'll get you

Apr 22, 2013 - 5:42 PM

Soldiers are continuing pursuit operations against the guerrillas who attacked Ruthie Guingona the 78 year old mayor of Gingoog City

The ambush in La Castellana

Apr 06, 2013 - 3:34 PM

Relatives of the victims of the January 27 ambush by the New People s Army NPA in La Castellana town of Negros Occidental seek for justice

SEARCH FOR JUSTICE: Relatives of the victims of NPA ambush in Negros Occidental. Photo by RAPPLER/Carmela Fonbuena