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Duterte: 'If Joma Sison comes here, I will arrest him'

Nov 25, 2017 - 10:55 AM

'Better still, I will not allow him to enter his native land, and that is a very painful experience,' President Rodrigo Duterte says of CPP founder Jose Maria Sison

HOMECOMING. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte speaks during the San Beda Law Annual Alumni Homecoming at The Peninsula Manila in Makati City on November 24, 2017. Photo by King Rodriguez/Presidential Photo

Joma on Duterte's 'blatant lie': I don't have cancer

Jul 24, 2017 - 8:34 PM

No findings of cancer of any kind cardiac problem or any other malignancy says the communist leader

Image via http://www.josemariasison.org/

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Jan 25, 2017 - 1:16 PM

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Duterte: Gov't truce with communist rebels starts August 24

Aug 25, 2016 - 11:17 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte restores the government s unilateral ceasefire with communist rebels at 11:35 pm on August 24 but the truce was supposed to be in effect for several days already

'BE FRIENDLY.' President Rodrigo Duterte urges the military and the police to 'be friendly' to the New People's Army while the ceasefire is in effect. File photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

Tagum court OKs temporary release of NDF members

Aug 14, 2016 - 6:59 PM

Two more members of the NDF are set to be given temporary liberty as the government readies for the resumption of peace talks

NDF CONSULTANTS. A rally outside the Quezon City Hall of Justice calling for the release of the Tiamzons. Rappler file photo

Coming home? Joma wants release of political prisoners, ceasefire first

May 18, 2016 - 6:32 PM

CCP founding chairman Jose Maria Sison says Mark my words if political prisoners are released and there s a mutual ceasefire I will come home

JOMA SISON. The founder of the Communist Party of the Philippines

Communist rebels open to talk peace 'with any administration'

Jan 15, 2016 - 11:02 AM

The National Democratic Front of the Philippines says the rebel leadership is ever ready to resume the peace process in the context of past agreements

Communist Party lost 'ideology', now 'bandits' – Army officials

Dec 26, 2015 - 7:22 PM

Major General Oscar Lactao commanding general of the 4th ID describes the NPA as terrorists involved in crime and human rights violations

LONGEST INSURGENCY. The Communist Party of the Philippines marks the 47th year of its insurgency. Photo by Edwin Espejo/Rappler

Rally for Tiamzons disrupts QC court operations

Oct 21, 2014 - 4:37 PM

Militant groups occupy the entrance of the Quezon City Hall of Justice during the trial of alleged CPP NPA leaders Benito and Wilma Tiamzon

'GPH-MILF pact pressures other armed groups to talk peace'

Mar 25, 2014 - 5:00 PM

Secretary Deles says the government would still like to resume peace talks with the NDF

CPP chief, wife nabbed in Cebu – military

Mar 22, 2014 - 8:30 PM

4th UPDATE Until his arrest Benito Tiamzon was the chairman of the CPP NPA according to the military

REBEL TROOPS. Picture dated 29 March 2002 shows New People's Army guerrillas, the armed wing of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP), at a clandestine assembly in the Cordillera region in northern Philippines. File photo by Agence France-Presse