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AFP, PNP spread anti-NPA black propaganda to cover up their crimes – NPA Panay

AFP, PNP spread anti-NPA black propaganda to cover up their crimes – NPA Panay

By BicolToday.com Staff LEGAZPI CITY, 14March2017 (BicolToday.com) – This first week of March, the AFP-PNP are back to their old habit of spreading black propaganda against the NPA according to NPA-Panay spokesperson…

GRP chief negotiator visits NPA stronghold

GRP chief negotiator visits NPA stronghold

MANILA, 27Dec2016 — Government chief peace negotiator (GRP) Silvestre Bello made a historic first by visiting one of the village strongholds of the rebel New People’s Army (NPA) in Paquibato…

‘Jaguar’ cousin’s arrest to have big impact on Central Visayas ‘shabu’ supply, says PRO 7 chief

‘Jaguar’ cousin’s arrest to have big impact on Central Visayas ‘shabu’ supply, says PRO 7 chief

CEBU CITY, 19Sept2016 — Chief Superintendent Noli Talino, Police Regional Office (PRO) 7 director, said the arrest in Bicol of a cousin of the slain suspected big-time drug dealer Jeffrey…

GPH, NDF peace panels to draw up formal bilateral truce in next Oslo talks

GPH, NDF peace panels to draw up formal bilateral truce in next Oslo talks

By Lilian C. Mellejor DAVAO CITY, 19Sept2016 — The government and the National Democratic Front (NDF) of the Communist Party of the Philippines are expected to draw up the final…

President Duterte declares nationwide state of lawlessness

President Duterte declares nationwide state of lawlessness

By Lilian C. Mellejor DAVAO CITY, 3Sept2016 — President Rodrigo R. Duterte has placed the country under a “state of lawlessness” authorizing the police and military to conduct security searches…

Davao explosion death toll reaches 14

Davao explosion death toll reaches 14

By Lilybeth G. Ison DAVAO CITY, 3Sept2016 — The death toll from the explosion Friday evening at a night market along Roxas Avenue, here rose to 14, authorities said. As…

“Dogs of war” unleashed over Compostela Valley after Duterte ceasefire lift

“Dogs of war” unleashed over Compostela Valley after Duterte ceasefire lift

By BicolToday.com News Team LEGAZPI CITY, Albay – The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), after President Duterte lifted the ceasefire on July 30, has let loose its combat forces…

Duterte must disband Mindanao paramilitary groups, arrest leaders

Duterte must disband Mindanao paramilitary groups, arrest leaders

DAVAO CITY (BicolToday.com) – Known as harsh on drug traffickers and pushers, President Duterte must also exercise his authority to disband abusive paramilitary units in Mindanao and must nail down…

Police “witness” in Kidapawan massacre faces perjury case filed by kin of slain protester

Police “witness” in Kidapawan massacre faces perjury case filed by kin of slain protester

KIDAPAWAN CITY, North Cotabato – The alleged rebel-turned-military asset who testified before a Senate investigation panel against the protesting farmers who fell victims during the Kidapawan bloodbath is now facing…

Bicol abaca farmers see light over DA pouring new fund to Southern Leyte abaca

Bicol abaca farmers see light over DA pouring new fund to Southern Leyte abaca

By Joey Natividad CITY OF NAGA, Bicol Region – Abaca-producing areas in the Bicol Region which are shrinking owing to neglect by government policies and priority programs may see a…