NPA » Manila Bulletin News

Manila Bulletin Philippines

Breaking News from the Nation's leading newspaper


Online Newspaper

Showbiz and Celebrity News

Sports News

World News
News Asia

Posts Tagged ‘NPA’


Stop fighting first & the talks can resume

One of the first moves of President Duterte when he assumed office in 2016 was to contact the leader of the  Communist Party of the…

New People's Army logo (MB file)

Caraga NPA declares Lenten ceasefire

By Mike U. Crismundo Butuan City – The New People’s Army (NPA) will temporarily halt all tactical offensives against the government in observance of the…

Kidapawan, North Cotabato / Google Maps / Manila Bulletin

2 soldiers hurt in clash with NPAs in Cotabato

By Malu Cadelina Manar Kidapawan City – Two soldiers of the 19th Infantry Battalion of the 901st Brigade were wounded after government forces engaged a…

Photo 1 - Lt. Col. Esteveyn E. Ducusin (left), commanding officer of the Army’s 71st Infantry (Kaibigan) Battalion personally having a heart-to-heart talk with some of the former communist-New People’s Army (NPA) terrorists who voluntarily surrendered late Tuesday afternoon from Barangay New Barili, the barangay in the highest peak of Maco town, Compostela Valley. Photos 2 and 3 - The 71st IB commander (standing) talks on the unwinnable futile struggle of the underground movement (CPP-NPA)and the current peace and development program offered by the government. ( Photos courtesy of the 71st CMO/Manila Bulletin)

4,356 NPAs, supporters surrender to government

By Francis Wakefield The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Thursday said that 4,356 regular members and supporters of the New People's Army (NPA) have…

Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana (REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco / MANILA BULLETIN)

DND to NPA: Lay down your arms

By Francis T. Wakefield Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana yesterday asked leaders and members of the New People's Army (NPA) to lay down their arms and…