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Pilipino Star
Spirited next round of talks seen in OsloANGELES CITY, Philippines – The National Democratic Front (NDF) yesterday said
Spirited next round of talks seen in Oslo
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 hours ago
ANGELES CITY, Philippines – The National Democratic Front (NDF) yesterday said it expects “spirited and interesting” continuing talks with the government in Oslo, Norway from Oct. 6 to 10. “The 1987 Constitution of the Republic of the Philippines... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Martial law or not, need for radical change remainsAlyansang Makabayan (Bayan) secretary general. The afternoon gathering proved
Martial law or not, need for radical change remains
Bulatlat.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Alyansang Makabayan (Bayan) secretary general. The afternoon gathering proved such point, as several consultants of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) went on stage. Almost all introduced themselves as student activists who... Read more
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Minda News
NDF hopeful 3 more consultants freed before second round of talks in OsloDAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 25 September) — The National Democratic Front (NDF) is
NDF hopeful 3 more consultants freed before second round of talks in Oslo
Minda News / Posted 4 hours ago
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 25 September) — The National Democratic Front (NDF) is hopeful that the remaining three peace consultants who remain in detention will be released ahead of the second round of formal peace negotiations in Oslo, Norway on... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH peace panel ready for 2nd round of talks with NDFMembers of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (from left) Fidel A
PH peace panel ready for 2nd round of talks with NDF
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 hours ago
Members of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (from left) Fidel Agcaoili, Coni Ledesma, Jose Maria Sison, Luis Jalandoni, Juliet de Lima and Asterio Palima raise their fists and hold an NDFP flag to mark the end of the first round of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
NDF’s Jalandoni: NPA must be retained DAVAO CITY – National Democratic Front (NDF) panel chair Luis Jalandoni said
NDF’s Jalandoni: NPA must be retained
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 hours ago
DAVAO CITY – National Democratic Front (NDF) panel chair Luis Jalandoni said that New People’s Army (NPA) must be retained to protect farmers, communities, and forests after the signing of the bilateral document... Read more
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Sun Star
Military ends ops in lumad communitieshe said. This includes the Comprehensive Agreement on Human Rights and Interna
Military ends ops in lumad communities
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
he said. This includes the Comprehensive Agreement on Human Rights and International Humanitarian Law between the National Democratic Front of the Philippines and the Government of the Philippines. "These kinds of agreements are... Read more
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Rappler
The winning ideas from #HackSocietyPresidential Adviser to the Peace Process (OPPAP) decided to incorporate all of
The winning ideas from #HackSociety
Rappler / Posted yesterday
Presidential Adviser to the Peace Process (OPPAP) decided to incorporate all of them in the ongoing peace process with the National Democratic Front (NDF), the political arm of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP). “We hacked the process... Read more
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Rappler
Crowdsourced, 'hacked' ideas for peace coming to NDF negosprocess that’s “inclusive and transparent.” When the second round of peace tal
Crowdsourced, 'hacked' ideas for peace coming to NDF negos
Rappler / Posted yesterday
process that’s “inclusive and transparent.” When the second round of peace talks between the Philippine government and the National Democratic Front (NDF) resumes in October, the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPPAP) will... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
National industrialization - change we wantsteel to the detriment of local manufacturing and long-term self reliance. Fin
National industrialization - change we want
Bulatlat.com / Posted yesterday
steel to the detriment of local manufacturing and long-term self reliance. Finally, Mr. Adel Silva, consultant of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) Negotiating Panel in peace talks with the Duterte government, shared that... Read more
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Minda News
Celebrating God's work for Peace: Journeying with the GRP-NDFP in the continuing struggle for Peacewe see clear progress in resolving the festering conflict between the Governmen
Celebrating God's work for Peace: Journeying with the GRP-NDFP in the continuing struggle for Peace
Minda News / Posted yesterday
we see clear progress in resolving the festering conflict between the Government of the Republic of the Philippines and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines, including the Communist Party of the Philippines and the New People’s Army.... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
UP Carillon bells peal out vs killingsfor a draft Comprehensive Agreement for Social and Economic Reforms (Caser) in
UP Carillon bells peal out vs killings
Bulatlat.com / Posted yesterday
for a draft Comprehensive Agreement for Social and Economic Reforms (Caser) in the peace talks between government and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP).NDFP peace consultants Concha Araneta-Bocala and Kennedy Bangibang at the... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
NDFP to propose solutions to roots of poverty in 2nd round of peace talksof the problem, the basic suffering of the people, which is connected to their
NDFP to propose solutions to roots of poverty in 2nd round of peace talks
Bulatlat.com / Posted yesterday
of the problem, the basic suffering of the people, which is connected to their stomach.” MANILA – Peace consultants of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) said they will forward proposals to resolve the roots of poverty and the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Parameters of ceasefire in the worksPeace negotiators of the government and National Democratic Front of the Philip
Parameters of ceasefire in the works
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Peace negotiators of the government and National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) are set to hammer out parameters of what counts as ceasefire violations next month. NDFP ceasefire committee panelist Tirso Alcantara disclosed this... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Reds warn of US plot vs Duterteagainst these “powerful forces” that might put up heavy resistance to it. The
Reds warn of US plot vs Duterte
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
against these “powerful forces” that might put up heavy resistance to it. The Tiamzons, designated consultants of the National Democratic Front (NDF), the political arm of the Communist Party of the Philippines, which is engaged in the peace... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Du30 orders Army: Rein in militiashave agreed to talk so we are talking,” he said, referring to the revival of th
Du30 orders Army: Rein in militias
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
have agreed to talk so we are talking,” he said, referring to the revival of the peace process between the government and National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP), an umbrella organization of underground leftist groups that include the... Read more
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Sun Star
Youth sector urged to participate in peace talksNATIONAL Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) chief negotiator Luis Jalan
Youth sector urged to participate in peace talks
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
NATIONAL Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) chief negotiator Luis Jalandoni called on the youth's participation on Friday to the ongoing peace talks with the National Government to finally achieve "just and lasting peace" in Mindanao and in... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
President Duterte orders military to stop paramilitary groups amid ongoing peace talksgroup in Arakan, North Cotabato. In his speech before scores of policemen here
President Duterte orders military to stop paramilitary groups amid ongoing peace talks
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 2 days ago
group in Arakan, North Cotabato. In his speech before scores of policemen here, he disclosed his scheduled meeting with National Democratic Front chairman Luis Jalandoni in Davao City on Thursday night. “[Luis] Jalandoni is waiting for me in... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Peace is comingSeptember 23, 2016 (updated) National Democratic Front (NDF) chief negotiator
Peace is coming
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
September 23, 2016 (updated) National Democratic Front (NDF) chief negotiator Luis Jalandoni addresses students at the Holy Cross Davao College in Davao City, Friday, where he gave students and school officials an update on the ongoing peace... Read more
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Minda News
Duterte to Army: “take full control” of the Baganithe Philippines to “take full control” of the Bagani paramilitary units so as n
Duterte to Army: “take full control” of the Bagani
Minda News / Posted 2 days ago
the Philippines to “take full control” of the Bagani paramilitary units so as not to undermine the peace process with the National Democratic Front (NDF). “I have noticed from many reports that the government-backed paramilitary units are still... Read more
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Sun Star
High hopes on peace talksFREED consultant of the National Democratic Front (NDF) thanked the new adminis
High hopes on peace talks
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
FREED consultant of the National Democratic Front (NDF) thanked the new administration, announcing the revolutionary force's high hopes on the peace talks organized by the National Government. During the Ispeak Forum at the Davao City Hall on... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Groups decry ceasefire violations by militarymaintained that the arrest of Delos Reyes is “an attempt to sabotage the peace
Groups decry ceasefire violations by military
Bulatlat.com / Posted 3 days ago
maintained that the arrest of Delos Reyes is “an attempt to sabotage the peace talks between the government and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP).” Duterte has declared an indefinite unilateral ceasefire last month as... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Life in the countryside ‘freer’ than open work for NDF — Tiamzonsjoin rebel negotiators in peace talks in Norway. NIÑO JESUS ORBETA Life was fr
Life in the countryside ‘freer’ than open work for NDF — Tiamzons
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
join rebel negotiators in peace talks in Norway. NIÑO JESUS ORBETA Life was freer working underground in the countryside, National Democratic Front (NDF) consultant Wilma Tiamzon admitted as she reflected on her current role in the peace... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
#Throwback from Martial Law| Enduring torture, sustaining resistanceare still in the thick of the struggle for genuine change. Magpatoc, now 54, i
#Throwback from Martial Law| Enduring torture, sustaining resistance
Bulatlat.com / Posted 3 days ago
are still in the thick of the struggle for genuine change. Magpatoc, now 54, is one of the peace consultants of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP). Ocampo, a freelance photojournalist, and Dalisay are both members of... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
One Billion Rising 2017 launched in Phof Filipino women.” They expressed support for the ongoing peace talks between
One Billion Rising 2017 launched in Ph
Bulatlat.com / Posted 3 days ago
of Filipino women.” They expressed support for the ongoing peace talks between the Philippine government and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) to address the root cause of armed conflict and violence inflicted on... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
One Billion Rising 2017 launches in Phof Filipino women.” They expressed support for the ongoing peace talks between
One Billion Rising 2017 launches in Ph
Bulatlat.com / Posted 3 days ago
of Filipino women.” They expressed support for the ongoing peace talks between the Philippine government and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) to address the root cause of armed conflict and violence inflicted on... Read more
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Rappler
PH, NDF resume talks in Manila to make ceasefire stableMANILA TALKS. The Philippine government and the National Democratic Front agree
PH, NDF resume talks in Manila to make ceasefire stable
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA TALKS. The Philippine government and the National Democratic Front agree to hold talks in Manila to fast track the process. Photo from the Twitter page of government negotiator Hernani Braganza MANILA, Philippines – Negotiators of the... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.comincrease. There are other things to love since you took office. Foremost among
NegrosChronicle.com
Negros Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
increase. There are other things to love since you took office. Foremost among them are your peace efforts with the National Democratic Front, the Moro Islamic Liberation Front and Moro National Liberation Front, and the lumad, and your... Read more
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Inquirier.net
NDFP hits arrest of NPA rebel in MindoroMembers of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (from left) Fidel A
NDFP hits arrest of NPA rebel in Mindoro
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
Members of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (from left) Fidel Agcaoili, Coni Ledesma, Jose Maria Sison, Luis Jalandoni, Juliet de Lima and Asterio Palima raise their fists and hold an NDFP flag to mark the end of the first round of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Declaration of independence, Red leaders Tiamzons say of Duterte tough talk to USUS President Barack Obama should be taken as a declaration of independence from
Declaration of independence, Red leaders Tiamzons say of Duterte tough talk to US
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
US President Barack Obama should be taken as a declaration of independence from its former colonial master, according to National Democratic Front (NDF) consultants Benito and Wilma Tiamzon. “Maybe more weight should be given to the declaration... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Gov’t optimistic on truceand constitutional reforms. They are also scheduled to discuss a proposed amne
Gov’t optimistic on truce
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
and constitutional reforms. They are also scheduled to discuss a proposed amnesty proclamation for detained members of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP). According to the agreement signed in August, the government panel will... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
#NeverAgain | Groups dare Duterte to remove ‘imprints of martial law’the Duterte administration to address the root causes of armed conflict by purs
#NeverAgain | Groups dare Duterte to remove ‘imprints of martial law’
Bulatlat.com / Posted 4 days ago
the Duterte administration to address the root causes of armed conflict by pursuing serious peace negotiations with the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP). Bayan called on Duterte to fulfill his promise of general amnesty for... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Killings in drug war reminiscent of martial law abuses’by previous regimes” and to address the root causes of armed conflict through t
‘Killings in drug war reminiscent of martial law abuses’
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
by previous regimes” and to address the root causes of armed conflict through the ongoing peace negotiations with the National Democratic Front of the Philippines. Bayan said the peace talks were in recognition of the “historical lesson that... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Gov’t peace negotiators optimistic of bilateral deal with rebelssincerity of both parties in the (peace) process which augurs well for peace,”
Gov’t peace negotiators optimistic of bilateral deal with rebels
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
sincerity of both parties in the (peace) process which augurs well for peace,” Bello said of the lull in the fighting. The National Democratic Front extended its seven-day goodwill ceasefire last August 21 to 27 when the first round of peace talks... Read more
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Inquirier.net
No reports of clashes as truce between Reds, PH gov’t holdsbe reached when the next round of peace negotiations resumed on Oct. 4 to 10 in
No reports of clashes as truce between Reds, PH gov’t holds
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
be reached when the next round of peace negotiations resumed on Oct. 4 to 10 in Oslo, Norway. Both the government and the National Democratic Front declared their own ceasefire during the resumption of peace talks late last month. “This... Read more
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dna
From Manipur to Kashmir, security forces a major target of terror groupsforces, military establishment or convoys, claiming 61 lives of security person
From Manipur to Kashmir, security forces a major target of terror groups
dna / Posted 4 days ago
forces, military establishment or convoys, claiming 61 lives of security personnel. The other attack was carried out by the National Democratic Front of Bodoland in Kokhrajhar, Assam, killing 14 civilians. World over, there has been an upward tick... Read more
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Pilipino Star
School walkouts to mark 44th anniversary of martial law1 “We stand up for just and lasting peace and support the resumption of formal
School walkouts to mark 44th anniversary of martial law
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
1 “We stand up for just and lasting peace and support the resumption of formal peace talks between the government and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines. We hope that the success of the initial talks lead to freedom of all political... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Humanizing the raging warCARHRIHL is the first substantive agreement signed by the Government of the Rep
Humanizing the raging war
Bulatlat.com / Posted 5 days ago
CARHRIHL is the first substantive agreement signed by the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines on March 16, 1998. It binds both parties to international humanitarian law,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
GRP, NDF exchanging drafts on unified ceasefire– A member of the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) peace pan
GRP, NDF exchanging drafts on unified ceasefire
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
– A member of the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) peace panel said they are exchanging drafts with the National Democratic Front (NDF) on the unified ceasefire for the second round of peace negotiatiosn on October 6 to 10, 2016... Read more
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Minda News
GRP, NDF to finalize truce agreement next monthDAVAO CITY (MindaNews/19 Sept) – The peace panels of the Philippine government
GRP, NDF to finalize truce agreement next month
Minda News / Posted 6 days ago
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/19 Sept) – The peace panels of the Philippine government (GRP) and National Democratic Front (NDF) will finalize a ceasefire agreement when they return to Oslo, Norway next month for the continuation of talks. Speaking in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bayan to hold rally to mark martial law anniversaryby past regimes,” he said. Reyes added that releasing political prisoners will
Bayan to hold rally to mark martial law anniversary
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
by past regimes,” he said. Reyes added that releasing political prisoners will “boost the ongoing peace talks” with the National Democratic Front (NDF), the political arm of the Communist Party of the Philippines and the New People’s Army. The... Read more
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Rappler
Duterte on freed hostage: We kept our promise to Norwaypresented to him. Norway is the third party facilitator of peace negotiations
Duterte on freed hostage: We kept our promise to Norway
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
presented to him. Norway is the third party facilitator of peace negotiations between the Philippine government and the National Democratic Front, the political wing of the CPP. Duterte credited the safe release of Sekkingstad and 3 Indonesian... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Teddyboy Locsin named Philippine envoy to UNcommissioner of the Commission on Higher Education and adviser of the governmen
Teddyboy Locsin named Philippine envoy to UN
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
commissioner of the Commission on Higher Education and adviser of the government peace panel on the negotiations with the National Democratic Front last week. Locsin served as representative of Makati’s 1st district from 2001 to 2010. He was also... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Teddyboy new Philippine envoy to UNof public administration at the University of the Philippines, was also appoint
Teddyboy new Philippine envoy to UN
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
of public administration at the University of the Philippines, was also appointed as commissioner of the Commission on Higher Education and adviser of the government peace panel on the negotiations with the National Democratic Front... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Rody to AFP: Suffer thy comradesRodrigo Duterte on Saturday appealed for understanding from the military why he
Rody to AFP: Suffer thy comrades
Manila Standard Today / Posted 7 days ago
Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday appealed for understanding from the military why he has to negotiate with the communist National Democratic Front for the sake of peace in the country. “Let me tell you from the heart: This is hard. Because you... Read more
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The Manila Times
Sights and sounds of scintillating Shanghaifrom the umbilical cord of its revolutionary past? If this were so, then the he
Sights and sounds of scintillating Shanghai
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
from the umbilical cord of its revolutionary past? If this were so, then the heck with the Sisonite half-century-old National Democratic Front revolution. It’s not going to get anywhere. Done with the dinner, we embarked on another... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Abu Sayyaf extremists free Norwegian hostage in PhilippinesDureza, left, representative of the Philippine government, and Luis Jalandoni,
Abu Sayyaf extremists free Norwegian hostage in Philippines
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
Dureza, left, representative of the Philippine government, and Luis Jalandoni, representative of the communist movement National Democratic Front of the Philippines, right, shake hands as Norwegian Foreign Minister Boerge Brende, center,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
UP university council ‘gravely concerned’ over Duterte govt policiesinclination, with fast-track approaches on health and education. They also men
UP university council ‘gravely concerned’ over Duterte govt policies
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
inclination, with fast-track approaches on health and education. They also mentioned the administration’s peace initiatives, particularly with the National Democratic Front, Moro Islamic Liberation Front, and the Moro National Liberati... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Tiamzon: Filipinos should be proud of Duterte standing up to US, Obama(INQUIRER PHOTO) Amid the firestorm ignited by President Rodrigo Duterte’s com
Tiamzon: Filipinos should be proud of Duterte standing up to US, Obama
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
(INQUIRER PHOTO) Amid the firestorm ignited by President Rodrigo Duterte’s comments about US President Barack Obama, National Democratic Front (NDF) consultant Wilma Tiamzon said the Filipino people should feel proud to have such a... Read more
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The Manila Times
Davao dissuades Muslims from covering face in publicits pro-peace governance as shown in the great strides in the peace negotiation
Davao dissuades Muslims from covering face in public
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
its pro-peace governance as shown in the great strides in the peace negotiations between the Philippine government and the National Democratic Front, and as demonstrated by Duterte’s peace overtures with the MNLF and MILF,” he said. There was no... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Arrest of retired rebel in Kalinga violates ceasefire, NPA saysAggalao and said this was tantamount to sabotaging the recently resumed peace n
Arrest of retired rebel in Kalinga violates ceasefire, NPA says
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
Aggalao and said this was tantamount to sabotaging the recently resumed peace negotiations between the government and National Democratic Front of the Philippines, which represents the rebels. Both sides have declared indefinite unilateral... Read more
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