6 months EU, Belgium agree to look into AFP request to stop donations to NGOs with links to NPA MB
By Aaron Recuenco The ambassadors of the European Union and Belgium have agreed to look into the request of the Philippine government to audit the funds they donate to non-government organizations which local security officials earlier tagged as having links with the Communist rebels. Brig. Gen. Edgard Arevalo, spokesman of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), said the request was made by the National Task Force which was created by President Duterte to end Communist insurgency in the country. Brig. Gen. Edgard Arevalo, spokesman of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) (MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) “We are pleased ... more