Communists Call Off Unilateral Ceasefire

Communist rebels called off its unilateral ceasefire declaration after the government failed to release all political prisoners. Negotiations, however, would continue in Norway, with the government saying that it would abide by its own unilateral declaration. Both sides wanted a bilateral ceasefire agreement in place in order to establish common guidelines and protocols. The government said it was still encouraged by the progress made during…

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