Tag Archives: New People’s Army

2 allies support Sorsogon gov’s call for peace talks between NGP, NDF

SORSOGON CITY— Two potent allies are backing Sorsogon Gov. Raul R. Lee’s call on President Aquino to resume peace talks between the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) and the Philippine government. In an interview with the Business Mirror … Continue reading

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Ex-cop gunned down in Sorsogon

LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines—A retired policeman was gunned down by a suspected hit man of the New People’s Army in his house in Matnog, Sorsogon, Wednesday morning, police said. Virgilio Miguel Garra, a native of Matnog who retired as senior police … Continue reading

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NPA leader in Sorsogon has abandoned followers, says Army commander

MANILA, Philippines — The top leader of the communist insurgents in Sorsogon abandoned his men after last week’s encounter with the military that left his top lieutenants dead, the military said on Wednesday. Andres Hubilla alias Ka Magno, secretary of … Continue reading

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How much did NPA earn in Sorsogon during 2013 polls? Army official has estimate

LEGAZPI CITY — How much did the communist New People’s Army rebels earn “in extortion money” from local candidates in Sorsogon province alone during the May 13 synchronized elections? Army Col. Joselito Kakilala, commanding officer of the Army’s 903rd Infantry … Continue reading

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Soldier, Cafgu member shot dead while attending Sorsogon fiesta

NAGA CITY, Philippines — A soldier and a member of the Citizen Armed Force Geographical Unit in Bicol were shot dead by suspected members of the New People’s Army in the house of a barangay (village) official in Irosin, Sorsogon … Continue reading

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Sorsogon-Related List of 2013 Election News

Since there are too many news about the 2013 mid-term election coming in, the site admin decided to simply list them down and add more in the next several days: May 11 (Rappler) – NPA owns up ambush on SWAT … Continue reading

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Bicol Army Commander Sacked

ABS-CBNnews.com Posted at 05/01/2012 8:48 PM | Updated as of 05/02/2012 6:46 AM MANILA, Philippines – An Army commander in the Bicol region has been ordered relieved of his post after communist New People’s Army (NPA) rebels killed 4 soldiers … Continue reading

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