Communist Party Orders Attacks in Mindanao after Martial Law Declaration

Despite ongoing peace talks, the Communist Party ordered its armed group to intensify attacks against the military in Mindanao to protest the declaration of martial law. It said that the declaration is an over-reaction given the Maute Group’s small size and limited scope. The leftist organization said the attacks should be sustained until President Rodrigo Duterte lifts martial law…

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