CHR to NPA: Surrender killers of Absalons

The Commission on Human Rights backed the government’s call for the New People’s Army to surrender those behind Sunday’s landmine explosion in Masbate that killed a college football star and his cousin......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarJun 11th, 2021

Independence Day: Groups protest Duterte s surrender of West Philippine Sea to China

Several groups on Independence Day, Saturday, trooped to the Chinese embassy to protest the regional power's continued incursions in the West Philippine Sea and what they described as President Rodrigo Duterte's failure to protect the country's sovereignty in the area. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 12th, 2021

EDITORIAL - Justice for the Absalons

His school’s athletic director said he had the makings of an Azkal national football team player. Instead, at just 21 years old, life was snuffed out of Kieth Absalon, former most valuable player in the University Athletic Association of the Philippines Juniors Football......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Rights monitors, Makabayan bloc condemn NPA blast that killed Absalons

The Commission on Human Rights and international rights group Human Rights Watch condemned the blast from an improvised explosive device planted by communist rebels that killed football athlete Kieth Absalon and his union leader cousin, Nolven Absalon......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

No justification : CPP-NPA takes responsibility over Absalons deaths from IED blast

"There is no justification for the aggravation this has caused the Absalon family," the Communist Party of the Philippines said Tuesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 8th, 2021

PNP chief orders manhunt on killers of Gensan media exec

“We're going to look at whether or not the killing had job-related motivations, but we're not discounting other possible angles,” Eleazar said. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 6th, 2021

BIFF leader, 34 NPA rebels surrender in Sultan Kudarat

A leader of the Maguid faction of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters surrendered to the military in Isulan town in this province on Wednesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 4th, 2021

NPA leaders arrested, members surrender

Seven ranking members of the New People’s Army Pulang Bagani Command have been arrested in North Cotabato in the past few weeks, prompting their supporters to surrender......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 1st, 2021

8 Abu Sayyaf bandits surrender in Sulu

Eight Abu Sayyaf bandits have surrendered in Sulu......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2021

Rebel couple surrender

A man and his wife recruited by the New People’s Army 18 years ago have surrendered to authorities in Dolores, Eastern Samar......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 18th, 2021

CHR told to look into ‘mass surrender’ of Bayan Muna, Kadamay members

Bayan Muna party-list is asking the Commission on Human Rights to look into the alleged “mass surrender” of its and Kalipunan ng Damayang Mahihirap’s members in exchange for aid from the government......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 14th, 2021

2 bandits surrender in Sulu

Two Abu Sayyaf bandits, who joined the militant group for support and protection from a clan war, have surrendered to authorities in Sulu, security officials said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 9th, 2021

17 NPA rebels, 7 BIFF men surrender

The Philippine Army announced yesterday the surrender of 17 New People’s Army rebels in Bukidnon......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 5th, 2021

3 Lanao del Sur mayors surrender loose guns

Three town mayors in Lanao del Sur surrendered high-powered firearms on Thursday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 1st, 2021

Electronics makers warn of exit on CREATE impact

The country’s electronics sector has warned of sinking into manufacturing low-value products once investors pack up due to the surrender of their tax perks as mandated by a new fiscal law......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 28th, 2021

10 bandits surrender

Ten Abu Sayyaf bandits including five women surrendered to the mlitary in Sulu on Sunday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 27th, 2021

Phl NovaSAR to watch over WPS

Avoiding a bloody “shooting war” is neither surrender nor accepting defeat, especially over our country’s sovereignty claims in the disputed South China Sea, but which we call as our West Philippine Sea.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2021

Virtual surrender of WPS to China?

Watching President Duterte’s “Talk to the People” show Monday night, we were jolted toward the end of his report when he virtually surrendered to China the West Philippine Sea, or parts of it, without the aggressive neighbor even asking for it!.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2021

Duterte query answered: UN could pressure China on West Philippine Sea

An order from the United Nations could pressure China to surrender its excessive claims in the South China Sea, a retired Supreme Court justice told President Rodrigo Duterte after he claimed otherwise. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 20th, 2021

6 BIFF bandits surrender in Maguindanao

A ranking leader of local terror group Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters and his five followers surrendered to the military in Maguindanao on Saturday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 18th, 2021

2 NPA leaders surrender

Two New People’s Army leaders surrendered in Bayog, Zamboanga del Sur on Thursday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 9th, 2021