Category Archives: GRP-NDFP peace process

Bishop says fate of GRP-NDFP peace talks rests on Duterte

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 2 July) – Only President Rodrigo Duterte can “salvage” the peace negotiations between government (GRP) and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) from collapsing, a leader of the Iglesia Filipina Independiente said. In a statement issued on Monday, Bishop Felixberto Calang said withdrawing from the talks would not only […]

Informal GRP-NDFP bilateral meeting set on April 20

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 17 April) – An informal bilateral meeting will be held on April 20 in Manila to assist Reciprocal Working Committees of the government (GRP) and National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) clarify and reconcile some contentious issues in their respective drafts of the Comprehensive Agreement on Social and Economic Reforms […]

CPP says ceasefire declarations should be reciprocal

MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews/01 April) — The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) on Saturday said it did not issue a declaration of interim ceasefire Friday, after the Philippine government (GRP) announced it will not issue a similar declaration. In a statement, the CPP said he issuance of ceasefire declarations “was supposed to be done reciprocally […]