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NPA raids Benguet police station

BAGUIO CITY — The Jennifer Cariño Command of the New People’s Army-Benguet raided a police sub-station in Barangay Loo, Benguet Province on the evening of May 16, 2017.

Jeepney drivers, operators march against PUJ phase out

BAGUIO CITY – Almost 550 jeepney drivers, operators and members of transport groups here participated in the February 27 nationwide strike, to express their disapproval over the Department of Transportation (DOTr)’s modernization program that orders the phase-out of the Filipino jeepney.

PNP arrests Cordillera activist

BAGUIO CITY — The police has not provided details about the arrest of Sarah Abellon-Alikes, a member of the board of directors of the Regional Development Center-Kattinulong dagiti Umili ti Amianan (RDC-Kaduami), who is under the custody of the Pacdal station of the Baguio City Police Office.

Abra activist harassed 3 days before Duterte’s SONA

BAGUIO CITY — An activist working in a Cordillera province known for it’s unabated political killings was threatened for being “matulungin” (helpful) days before Pres. Rodrigo Duterte delivers his first State of the Nation Address (SONA).

Didipio IPs barricade Oceana Gold drilling explorations

BAGUIO CITY – Anti-mining residents launched a barricade on June 15 to call a stop to the drilling operations of Oceana Gold Philippines Inc. (OGPI) in Sitio Camgat, Brgy. Didipio, Kasibu, Nueva Vizcaya which started in the first week of June.

Annuroten ti NPA iti Eleksyon 2016

BAGUIO CITY – Imbinsa-binsa ti New People’s Army (NPA) dagiti annuroten na iti eleksyon kas panangsaluad iti integridad ken soberenya dagiti rebolusyonaryo a teritoryo na. Nailanad daytoy iti statement ti Chadli Molintas Command ti NPA Ilocos –Cordillera a naipatulod iti media babaen iti email.

NL tribes storm military headquarters

QUEZON CITY – Indigenous peoples, peasants and activists trooped to the national headquarters of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) at Camp Aguinaldo to condemn the role of the state forces killing people as guards for corporate greed.

APEC to worsen plunder of natural resources

BAGUIO CITY — The Asian Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) will only worsen plunder of the country’s natural resources; displacement and rights violations of indigenous peoples to give way to foreign backed mining and energy projects, according to Amianan Salakniban (Defend the Nordth) Spokesperson Fernando Mangili.