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The Communist Party of the Philippines warns against escalation of US military intervention

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CPP warns against escalation of US military intervention
September 30, 2009

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today warned the United States government against using the killing of two US soldiers in Sulu yesterday to justify an escalation of its military intervention in the country and demanded an immediate pullout of all US troops from Philippine territory, an end to the local operations of the US Pacific Command’s 600-strong Joint Special Operations Task Force-Philippines (JSOTFP-P), and the termination of the one-sided Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA).

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CPP denounces Obama-Arroyo “deal” to keep the VFA

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CPP denounces Obama-Arroyo “deal” to keep the VFA

March 16, 2009

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today denounced US President Barrack Obama and Gloria Arroyo for forging a “deal” over the phone this weekend to push on with the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) amid intense criticisms against it and widespread calls for its abrogation.

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