Information Bureau

Response to Jan Vic Mateo of Philstar’s inquiry on social media and website attacks
February 02, 2019

The Armed Forces of the Philippines, through its US Army-trained “social media monitoring cell,” has intensified online attacks in a vain effort to silence the Communist Party of the Philippines and sow disinformation. This cyberwarfare group attached to the Civil Military Operations Regiment of the Philippine Army utilizes facilities and methods supplied by the US […]

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Response to Jan Vic Mateo of Philippine Star’s inquiry: On the social media and website attacks
February 02, 2019

The Armed Forces of the Philippines, through its US Army-trained “social media monitoring cell,” has intensified online attacks in a vain effort to silence the Communist Party of the Philippines and sow disinformation. This cyberwarfare group attached to the Civil Military Operations Regiment of the Philippine Army utilizes facilities and methods supplied by the US […]

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Condemn the Duterte regime for the murder of NDFP peace consultant Randy Malayao
January 30, 2019

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) condemns in the strongest terms possible the brazen murder of National Democratic Front of the Philippines peace consultant Randy Felix P. Malayao early morning today in Nueva Vizcaya. He was gunned down while asleep aboard a bus in Barangay Darapidap, Aritao municipality. The CPP holds the US-Duterte regime […]

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On Duterte’s new 3-year deadline to end the NPA
January 08, 2019

1. As the CPP predicted in a previous statement, the Duterte regime and its armed forces once again moved its impossible deadline of ending the armed struggle being waged by the New People’s Army. In October 2017, it declared it will end the NPA before the end of 2018. On September last year, the deadline […]

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Denounce police surveillance against teachers and other democratic sectors
January 08, 2019

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) joins the Filipino people in strongly denouncing the stepped-up surveillance by Duterte’s police forces against members of the Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) as well as other democratic mass organizations. The surveillance was exposed after leaders of ACT revealed that officials of the Department of Education in Metro […]

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US acts of intervention amid return of Balangiga Bells
December 18, 2018

Public attention was drawn recently to the return of the Balangiga Bells several days ago. Indeed, the return of the bells was a victory of the Filipino people who have long demanded that they be brought back as a symbol of their resistance to US colonial aggression and as a reminder of the brutalities perpetrated […]

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On the AFP’s Christmas offensive in the Kalabugao Plains
December 18, 2018

The Christmas all-offensive mounted by the 4th Infantry Division in the Kalabugao plains in the Bukidnon-Agusan del Sur-Misamis Oriental boundary is a costly and brutal campaign of artillery shelling and aerial and combat operations involving more than 400 ground troops with the aim of taking away the ancestral land of the Lumad people. It should […]

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AFP suffers 14 casualties in 2-week Christmas offensive, bombings in Northern Mindanao
December 17, 2018

The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) suffered at least 14 casualties in more than two weeks of all-out military offensive and massive bombardment at the height of preparations for Christmas and New Year holidays in the boundaries of Misamis Oriental, Bukidnon and Agusan del Sur provinces, according to initial reports from field commands of […]

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5-day temporary ceasefire stands, amid heightened armed resistance to martial law
December 14, 2018

The unilateral declaration of a temporary 5-day ceasefire in solidarity with the people’s traditional holidays and to commemorate the historic 50th anniversary of the CPP stands and will be strictly complied with even as the Pary calls for heightened armed resistance against the Duterte regime’s extended martial law in Mindanao and de facto nationwide martial […]

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Nationwide tactical offensives, answer to martial law extension in Mindanao
December 12, 2018

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) condemns the Philippine Congress for extending Duterte’s martial law in Mindanao by another year. Further extension of military rule will result in more killings, abductions, torture and worse abuses against the people. Everyone who voted in favor of extending martial rule in Mindanano will have their names tainted […]

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