Analysts: No End in Sight for Philippines' Communist Revolt

By Fabio Scarpello, on , Briefing

DENPASAR, Indonesia -- While most of the world has discarded the idea of communism, the New People's Army (NPA), the armed wing of the outlawed Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP), is still fighting for a "people's dictatorship" in the Philippines, arguably Southeast Asia's most westernized country.

As the 38th anniversary of the NPA draws nearer, analysts agree that there is no end in sight for the war that has killed over 40,000. ...

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