Anti-mining stand of EV bishops lauded, support for peace talks urged

Fr. Santiago "Sanny Salas
NDF - Eastern Visayas
November 4, 2010

The National Democratic Front-Eastern Visayas today lauded the stand of the six Roman Catholic bishops in the region against mining, and likewise urged them to support the resumption of peace talks with the NDFP. ""It is commendable for the Catholic bishops to appeal to the Aquino government to stop mining in the region," said NDF-EV spokesperson Fr. Santiago Salas.

NDFP reconsiders visit to Manila of NDFP Negotiating Panel Chairperson

Fidel V. Agcaoili
NDF Human Rights Committee
November 02, 2010

In view of the negative attitude of Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino, Jr. to the proposed courtesy call of Chairperson Luis Jalandoni of the Negotiating Panel of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) and the high risk facing Chairperson Jalandoni in going to the Philippines, the NDFP is reconsidering the visit of Chairperson Jalandoni to Manila in December.

NDF Mindanao gives reverence to all heroes and martyrs of the revolution this All Souls’ Day

Jorge "Ka Oris" Madlos
NDF - Mindanao
November 1, 2010

In commemoration of the Filipino tradition of All Soul’s Day, the National Democratic Front of the Philippines in Mindanao (NDFP-Mindanao) joins the families and loved ones of all heroes and martyrs who offered their time and their very lives for the revolution and the Filipino masses.