Latest Abu Sayyaf beheading leads to more US intervention

September 5, 2014

  The reported beheading of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) of a civilian guard, Hadji Aldam, in Sumisip, Basilan last August 30, posted online with a photo and verified by local police authorities, comes at a time when the United States is pivoting into Asia and intensifying intervention in the Philippines. The Philippine chapter of […]

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ILPS-Phils assails Manila government for Golan Heights UN crisis

August 31, 2014

The Philippine Chapter of the International League of Peoples’ Struggle (ILPS-Phils) assailed the Aquino government for embroiling the country into the Syrian-Israel conflict in the Golan Heights where 44 UN peacekeepers were seized by Syrian rebels and are now missing. Some 1,223 peacekeepers with the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) monitor the demilitarized zone […]

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ILPS-Phils lauds the arrest of “The Butcher” Palparan but warns of Aquino cover-up of continuing human rights violations

August 12, 2014

MANILA.  The Philippine Chapter of the International League of Peoples’ Struggle (ILPS-Phils) lauds the arrest of Ret. Maj. Gen. Jovito Palparan, tagged as “The Butcher” for numerous cases of extrajudicial killings (EJKs), enforced disappearances and other human rights violations in the country.  At the same time, it warned of a cover-up of human rights violations continuing under the […]

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ILPS-Phils supports Gaza in International March to the UN August 9

August 9, 2014

MANILA. The International League of Peoples’ Struggle Philippine chapter (ILPS-Phils) endorses and supports an international march and rally before the United Nations office on August 9. The “Stand with Gaza” mobilization demands an end to the massacre and siege in Gaza and an end to US aid to Israel. Another mobilization is set for August […]

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