Again, Duterte opens peace talks with CPP

DAVAO CITY—- Again, President Rodrigo Duterte opened the door for a peace talk with the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP). Duterte issued the statement while presiding briefing on the effects of Typhoon Tisoy in Legazpi City, Albay, late Thursday afternoon, December 5. “I’m sending (Labor) Sec. (Silvestre) Bello…(to) talk to them,” “Basta I’m sending …

60-day peace window with Joma still open: Duterte

DAVAO CITY — President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday said the 60-day timeframe for peace talks between him and Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) founding Chairperson Jose Maria Sison remains open but the possible resumption of peace negotiations is still uncertain. “I don’t know for the next step,” Duterte said, emphasizing the agreed agreements to …