joint ceasefire deal - updates

Rappler's latest stories on joint ceasefire deal


NPA to end ceasefire? Don't make decision yet, gov't panel asks

Jan 31, 2017 - 10:05 PM

The communist New People s Army is scheduled to issue a statement Wednesday morning February 1 weeks after they threatened to withdraw the ceasefire


Duterte awaits meeting with Joma Sison

Jan 16, 2017 - 1:24 PM

The meeting between President Rodrigo Duterte and CPP founder Jose Maria Sison will largely hinge on the success of the 3rd round of talks that begin this week

NDF TALKS. CPP founder Jose Maria Sison and chief presidential peace adviser Jesus Dureza

Political prisoners will be released 'in due time' – Bello

Jan 14, 2017 - 5:10 PM

Government chief negotiator Silvestre Bello III says the amnesty declaration covering 434 political prisoners will be part of the end game

OPTIMISTIC. Government chief negotiator Silvestre Bello III aims to complete talks by August 2017. Rappler photo

Further delay looms in PH-NDF joint ceasefire deal

Jan 12, 2017 - 8:20 PM

Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana says the military is ready to go back to war if the negotiation fails due to the difficult demands by communist rebels

DEFENSE CHIEF. Secretary Delfin Lorenzana. Rappler file photo