6 months Religious leaders welcome GPH-NDF ceasefire MB
By Leslie Ann Aquino The Philippine Ecumenical Peace Platform (PEPP) welcomed the declaration of ceasefire by both the Government of the Philippines (GPH) and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) saying peace is very much needed in these trying times. PEPP (FACEBOOK / MANILA BULLETIN) “The PEPP appreciates the commitment of both parties to halt hostilities, even for just a brief period, in order to address the COVID-19 pandemic,” PEPP said in a statement Thursday. “Peace, however fragile, is very much needed in these trying times,” it added. The NDFP earlier approved a unilateral ceasefire starting March 26 ... more