In the following we want to give a short overview of some actions (allegedly) carried out by the New People's Army (NPA) in the Philippines.


On march 12, two policemen of the Lambunao Municipal Police Station (MPS) were wounded and their patrol car was damaged when it was hit by the blast of an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in Barangay Pughanan, Lambunao, Iloilo. 1


On February 25, combatants attacked and set fire to a convoy carrying construction materials for the construction of a new road building project in Surigao del Norte. The project were temporarily stopped after the attack. 2


On February 22, among others a policeman were wounded when an IED planted by suspected members of the NPA rebels exploded along the national highway in Barangay Putiao, Pilar town in Sorsogon province. 3