ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Armed Struggle in Philippines

Dev Nathan The contemporary Filipino revolutionary movement goes back to the late 1960s when socio-political upheavals were taking place in many parts of the world. In December 1968, the Communist Party of Philippines was reorganised and since then has successfully adopted the path of armed struggle, with a force of 20,000 full-time guerilla fighters, people's militia and mass support in many areas. This report in two parts based on discussions with leaders of the party and the New People's Army traces the history of the movement.

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