Friday, 10 July , 2020

Philippines

In the Philippines, president Duterte threatens activists with police firing

The government of Rodrigo Duterte has been widely criticized for its high-handed and brutal crackdown against social movements under the pretext of dealing with...

11 Nations on Board as UN Secretary-General Pushes Global Ceasefire

As pandemic escalates, Guterres suggests parties put down their arms  Posted oApril 3, 2020ories Tags With the world in the throes of the calamitous COVID-19...

Philippines officially notifies US to end Visiting Forces Agreement

February 11, 2020 The Philippines has officially notified the United States about the termination of the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) between Manila and Washington, Philippines's...

Israel rolls out the welcome mat for Europe’s neo-fascists

14 December 2018 The two-day visit of Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini to Israel this week is only the latest episode in the increasingly open...

Philippines must strike a balance when China’s Xi Jinping comes to...

Sides will sign ‘at least five economic deals’ when Xi meets President Rodrigo Duterte in November, Manila says - But leaders are expected to...

Rob Nixon: Gov’t Inaction on Climate Change Is “Slow Violence” That...

August 02, 2018 With unprecedented fires, floods and heat waves sweeping the globe, 2018 is on track to be the fourth-hottest year on record. The...

Operation Pacific Eagle in the Philippines: Washington’s New Colonial War

February 18, 2018  In the first part of this MPN exclusive, we speak to Ka Oris of the New People’s Army and Professors William I....

Anger after Philippines removes sex slave statue

Apr.29, 2018 A statue honouring women who were forced to work in Japanese military brothels during the Second World War has been quietly removed from a...

Philippine communist leader Jose Maria Sison ‘ready’ for talks

Netherlands-based leader's overture comes as Duterte labels rebels 'terrorists' following December's deadly clashes. by Ted Regencia 3 Apr. 2018 The exiled leader of the communist party of...

US Empire Is Running The Same Script With Iran That It...

By Caitlin Johnstone Two weeks ago a memo was leaked from inside the Trump administration showing how Secretary of State and DC neophyte Rex Tillerson...