ASUNCION, DAVAO DEL NORTE – For more than a year, 26-year-old “Crisna” (not her real name) spent many sleepless nights roaming the highlands of Agusan on foot, making sure to stay away from the watchful eye of the military regiment operating in the area.
MALOLOS CITY, BULACAN (08 August 2019)— In support of the nation’s continuing fight against the communist insurgency, police and local government officials in Bulacan are adopting a multi-stakeholder approach that targets vulnerable sectors of the community. (more…)
CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao, (July 19, 2019) – Top officials of the Bangsamoro Transition Authority (BTA) and the local chief executives of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) have thrown their full support behind President Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s Executive Order No. 70 which institutionalizes the Whole-of-Nation in fighting the communist insurgency in the country.
CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (June 13, 2019) — More than 200 IP youth leaders from across Mindanao gathered here Wednesday to attend the Mindanao Indigenous Peoples’ Youth Peace Assembly. (more…)
QUEZON CITY, 18 May 2019 — Colombia’s success story in peace negotiations with communist insurgents was attributed to the participation of government security sector in the negotiating panel.
Major General Carlos Alfonso Rojas, a retired army officer and government representative in the peace talks with the Colombian Communist Party, stressed the indispensability of the military in the negotiations.