Over 100 lawmakers sign resolution urging the President to continue peace talks

Legislators filed on February 9 a resolution calling on President Rodrigo Duterte to continue peace talks with the National Democratic Front. HR 769 is titled, “Resolution Urging President Rodrigo R. Duterte to Continue the Peace Negotiations Between the Government of the Republic of the Philippines and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines, Considering the[…]

CPP-NPA declaration terminating the unilateral ceasefire

The August 28, 2016 unilateral declaration of interim ceasefire issued by the Central Committee of the CPP (CPP-CC) and the National Operations Command of the New People’s Army (NPA–NOC) is hereby terminated. The Negotiating Panel of the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) shall be given notice today of this termination by the[…]

JOINT STATEMENT ON THE SUCCESSFUL THIRD ROUND OF FORMAL TALKS BETWEEN THE GRP AND NDFP IN ROME, ITALY

The Negotiating Panels of the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP), together with their respective delegations of negotiating bodies, consultants, advisors, resource persons, cooperators and staff successfully held the third round of formal talks in Rome City from January 19 to 25, 2017.  The[…]

Crucial 3rd round will “make or break” the peace talks

NEWS.ABS-CBN.COM — The third round of peace talks between the government and the National Democratic Front (NDF) is considered as the most crucial stage of the negotiations, according to NDF consultant Satur Ocampo. Ocampo on Thursday said the third round of talks will deal on issues regarding social and economic reforms, which are the meat[…]