5 months DILG calls on more LGUs to declare Reds as ‘persona non grata’ MB
By Philippine News Agency MANILA — The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) called on other local government units to declare members of the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army-National Democratic Front (CPP-NPA-NDF) as “persona non grata”. DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año(PCOO / MANILA BULLETIN) Interior Secretary Eduardo Año said the LGUs’ declaration of the CPP-NPA-NDF as persona non grata is a significant victory, noting that the agency is optimistic that more LGUs will follow suit in compliance with the government’s drive to extinguish communist insurgency and the groups that work behind it. “Declaring CPP-NPA-NDF as persona ... more