Author Archives: JIGGER J. JERUSALEM

2 months ago

2 Camiguin town mayors charged by DILG insist they complied with gov’t road-clearing order

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2 Camiguin town mayors charged by DILG insist they complied with gov’t road-clearing order

Two town mayors of this province insisted that they did not violate the Duterte administration’s road-clearing policy. The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) have filed administrative charges against Mayors Helenio Abecia of Guinsiliban town and Joseph Uayan of Sagay town as well as 10 other municipal mayors all over the country for not complying with the order to rid the country’s streets of obstructions.

2 months ago

NPA slams AFP for “ceasefire violation”

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NPA slams AFP for “ceasefire violation”

The New People’s Army (NPA) on Sunday (Dec. 29) slammed the military for an attack in the Caraga region last Dec. 23, when the unilateral and reciprocal holiday ceasefire declared by the Duterte administration and the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) took effect.

2 months ago

Despite holiday ceasefire, NPA to engage state forces if attacked

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Despite holiday ceasefire, NPA to engage state forces if attacked

Members of the New People’s Army (NPA) are observing the unilateral and reciprocal ceasefire being declared by Pres. Rodrigo Duterte and the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP), but they won’t hesitate to engage state forces if attacked, a spokesperson of the New People’s Army (NPA) said Thursday (Dec. 26).