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GPH  set to terminate peace talks with NDFP next year – NDFP’s Agcaoili * Latest Posts Politics & Governance Top Stories 

GPH set to terminate peace talks with NDFP next year – NDFP’s Agcaoili

By INA ALLECO R. SILVERIO
The prospect for a peace agreement between the Government of the Philippines and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines becomes dimmer as President Aquino accuses the NDFP of issuing ‘impossible demands’ and the NDFP accusing Aquino of laying the groundwork for scuttling the talks.

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Serious impediments hinder GPH-NDFP peace talks * Latest Posts Politics & Governance Top Stories 

Serious impediments hinder GPH-NDFP peace talks

By RONALYN V. OLEA and INA ALLECO R. SILVERIO
“We would like to appeal to both panels to iron out their differences and proceed with the formal peace talks. We believe that it is better to engage in principled debate over the negotiating table rather than other venues.” – Philippine Ecumenical Peace Platform

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GPH, NDFP peace talks postponed indefinitely * Latest Posts Politics & Governance Top Stories 

GPH, NDFP peace talks postponed indefinitely

By RONALYN V. OLEA
Hopes for a resumption in the GPH-NDFP peace talks were dashed when the government panel refused the NDFP’s proposal for talks in September until the reciprocal working committees (RWC) on the Comprehensive Agreement on Social and Economic Reforms (Caser) shall have completed the common tentative agreement on social and economic reforms.

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Peace talks between GPH and NDFP likely to resume in September * Latest Posts Politics & Governance Top Stories 

Peace talks between GPH and NDFP likely to resume in September

By RONALYN V. OLEA
Fidel Agcaoili, member of the NDFP peace panel and chairman of its Human Rights Committee, told Bulatlat.com that they already proposed a date for the next round of talks to be held in Oslo, Norway and are now waiting for the response from the GPH panel.

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NDF Clarifies Regime’s Statements on Resumption of Talks * Latest Posts Breaking News 

NDF Clarifies Regime’s Statements on Resumption of Talks

MANILA – The National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) clarified today statements made by the Arroyo administration regarding the resumption of peace negotiations next month. In a press statement released today, Fidel V. Agcaoili, a member of the NDFP negotiating panel, said the government unilaterally announced that it would “lift the suspension” of the Joint Agreement on Safety and Immunity Guarantees (Jasig). During the meeting in Oslo on June 15 facilitated by the Norwegian government, both sides agreed to “reaffirm all previously signed agreements” before the talks could resume,…

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