Leftist Cabinet Members Optimistic of Resumption of Peace Talks

President Rodrigo Duterte has set up a meeting with his three leftist cabinet members. The communist-led National Democratic Front nominated the three, who heads the departments of agrarian reform, social work, and anti poverty commission, as part of Duterte’s campaign promise to include the left in his cabinet. Questions were raised if they would remain given Duterte’s cancellation of peace talks, but the three remain optimistic that it could still resume especially after the productive third round of talks…

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