5 months Malacañang appeals to EU to cease funding communist groups MB
By Genalyn Kabiling  Malacañang has called on the European Union (EU) to halt its funding to communist-linked groups out to destabilize the government. Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo(OPS / MANILA BULLETIN) Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo made the appeal after National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr. wrote to the EU against financing the front organizations of the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army (CPP-NPA) alleged involved in supposed terrorist activities. “The EU should because the funding will be used in destabilizing the government” Panelo said during a Palace press briefing. “If these are legal fronts and their main purpose is to ... more