World Popular Resistance Clippings 3/4/2013

CPN-Maoist capture private land of Regmi

KATHMANDU, APR 03 – Cadres of CPN-Maoist captured some 35 acres of private land belonging to Interim Election Council Chairman Khil Raj Regmi in Bardiya. A team led by CPN-Maoist District Secretary Drabya Sah ‘Suman’ seized the land and hoisted the party flag on Tuesday midnight.

According to Suman, [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 29/3/2013

Philippinnes: Armed men chop DOLE banana plants

Armed men believed to be NPA guerillas chopped down undetermined number of banana plants 8:00 p.m. Wednesday at Ortiz and Pagaran areas of DOLE STANFILCO, located at Brgy. Anahao Daan, Tago in Surigao del Sur. Surigao del Sur Police Provincial Office reported to the regional police headquarters here [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 2/17/2013

Widespread Palestinian rioting erupts in West Bank

Widespread rioting erupted in the West Bank on Friday after Palestinians said they would confront the IDF over security prisoners on hunger strike.

Large groups threw rocks and Molotov cocktails at soldiers, who responded with various riot dispersal means.

In Beitunya, west of Ramallah, near the Ofer [...]

Rebels kill CAFGU

Suspected New People’s Army assassins struck again Tuesday in Brgy. Macagahay, Moises Padilla, by killing an unarmed member of the Civilian Armed Forces Geographical Unit, the military said yesterday.

The victim identified as CAFGU member Dandy Quilanan, who is assigned at the Montilla detachment in Moises Padilla, succumbed to multiple gunshot wounds in his body, [...]

Troops kill leftist rebel in encounter

Philippine troops killed a communist guerrilla and captured a rebel encampment in offensives launched despite a planned resumption of talks aimed at ending the 41-year Maoist rebellion, officials said yesterday. According to Philippines News Agency (PNA), Philippine officials and the rebels have announced they will hold preliminary talks in January to discuss a planned resumption [...]

Philippines insurgency clippings

NPA claims slay of former RPA leader The New People’s Army Roselyn “Ka Jean” Pelle Command yesterday claimed responsibility for the summary execution of a former leader of the Revolutionary Proletarian Army-Alex Boncayao Brigade in Sagay City, Negros Occidental.

Rebel spokesman Cecil Estrella justified in a statement the killing of RPA-ABB leader Renante Canete. [...]

Troops overrun leftist rebels’ camp in Compostela

September 26 MANILA, Philippines (Xinhua) – The Armed Forces of the Philippines overran a camp of New People’s Army (NPA) in the southern Philippines yesterday, the military said today.

The government troops seized the camp yesterday in the mountainous portion of Compostela Valley province, said Lt. Col. Medel Aguilar, public information officer of the 10th [...]

Gov’t Scores Win in Fight vs Rebels

September 19

MANILA, Philippines – The military during the weekend posted significant accomplishments in its pursuit to end the problem on insurgency in the country with the capture of a New People’s Army (NPA) rebel and the death of one of its members in the Eastern Visayas and the voluntary surrender of nine local [...]

Philippine military exploiting and terrorizing kids in counter-insurgency–CPP

Sep 17

DAVAO CITY, Philippines- Maoist guerillas operating in the hinterlands in Southern Philippines accused the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) of exploiting and terrorizing children in its counter-insurgency operations against the New People’s Army (NPA) in Southern Mindanao Region.

The Southern Mindanao Region command of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP)-led [...]

Military claims counter-insurgency success in Philippines

Jul 19

Manila – The Philippine military said Monday its much-criticized anti-insurgency campaign has reduced the number of armed communist guerrillas in the country by 50 per cent.

Brigadier General Francisco Cruz, military civil relations commander, said the number of communist rebels dropped to 4,642 in the first quarter of 2010 from 9,260 when [...]