Archive of Estrella Banagbanag | Spokesperson

Justice for Sta. Catalina SEMPO Victims!
April 19, 2021 | New People's Army | Negros Island Regional Operational Command (Apolinario Gatmaitan Command) | NPA-Southeast Negros (Rachelle Mae Palang Command) | Estrella Banagbanag | Spokesperson |

Early dawn of March 29, a company of PNP’s SAF-7 supported by another company of police combat mobile forces under 705th RMFB and further backed by two Army companies from 11th IB and at least a company of paramilitary auxiliary troops stormed the three Sitios of Barangay Nagbinlod, Sta. Catalina, Negros Oriental. This operation that […]

On the alleged Valentine’s day “encounter” in Siaton
February 26, 2021 | New People's Army | Negros Island Regional Operational Command (Apolinario Gatmaitan Command) | NPA-Southeast Negros (Rachelle Mae Palang Command) | Estrella Banagbanag | Spokesperson |

The RMPC today issued the following statement to rebutt the lies and fake news circulated by military propagandists, and to present the actual facts on what transpired in Sitio Balaskan, Barangay Napacao, Siaton last February 14, 2021. The PR of 11th IB posted in its Facebook account the day after and the subsequent news articles […]

Mga bokal gipasidunggan sa paghatag prayoridad sa panglawas katawhan kaysa pundo sa intelligence
February 13, 2021 | New People's Army | Negros Island Regional Operational Command (Apolinario Gatmaitan Command) | NPA-Southeast Negros (Rachelle Mae Palang Command) | Estrella Banagbanag | Spokesperson |

Read in: English Nakigduyog ang Rachelle Mae Palang Command (RPMC) ug tibuok rebolusyonaryong kalihukan sa katawhang Negrosanon sa pagpasidungog sa mga sakop sa Hunta Probinsyal sa Negros Oriental sa gihimong desisyon niini nga dakong paglaslas sa badget nga gigahin alang sa gitawag nga “intelligence gathering fund” aron mahatagan sa dugang rekurso ang mga lakang sa […]

SP legislators lauded for putting primacy on people’s health over intel fund
February 12, 2021 | New People's Army | Negros Island Regional Operational Command (Apolinario Gatmaitan Command) | NPA-Southeast Negros (Rachelle Mae Palang Command) | Estrella Banagbanag | Spokesperson |

Read in: Bisaya The Rachelle Mae Palang Command (RPMC) and the entire revolutionary movement in Southeast Negros join the rest of Negrosanons in commending the decision of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) of Negros Oriental to markedly slash the budget intended for so-called “intelligence gathering fund” in-order to allocate more resources to COVID-19 response. The SP […]

Pagpangwarta sa E-CLIP, nagapadayon sa Negros Oriental
February 10, 2021 | New People's Army | Negros Island Regional Operational Command (Apolinario Gatmaitan Command) | NPA-Southeast Negros (Rachelle Mae Palang Command) | Estrella Banagbanag | Spokesperson |

Read in: English Sa usa ka seremonya sa Dakbayan sa Dumaguete niadtong Pebrero 3, 2021 nga gipasiugdahan sa Negros Oriental Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NOTF-ELCAC), ang 27 ka gialegar nga mga “kanhing milisya ng bayan nga misurender” nakadawat sa pinansyal nga hinabang nga moabot sa 20,000 ang matag usa; 15,000 niini […]

E-CLIP profiteering in Negros Oriental continues
February 07, 2021 | New People's Army | Negros Island Regional Operational Command (Apolinario Gatmaitan Command) | NPA-Southeast Negros (Rachelle Mae Palang Command) | Estrella Banagbanag | Spokesperson |

Read in: Bisaya In a ceremony in Dumaguete City last February 3, 2021 initiated by the Negros Oriental Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NOTF-ELCAC), alleged 27 “former milisya ng bayan surrenderers” received cash assistance totaling 20,000 each; 15,000 of which from the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) and the remaining […]

Oppose LGU arm-twisting!
February 02, 2021 | New People's Army | Negros Island Regional Operational Command (Apolinario Gatmaitan Command) | NPA-Southeast Negros (Rachelle Mae Palang Command) | Estrella Banagbanag | Spokesperson |

On January 27, the morning broadcast of DZRH (anchored by Cong. Angelo Palmones) bared about the supposed list of LGU officials supporting the NPA and the revolutionary movement currently the AFP is in possession. But it did not gave the details who are these concerned officials and from what LGU they come from. It cited […]

Use of dead NPA photo in Army fb profile condemned
January 27, 2021 | New People's Army | Negros Island Regional Operational Command (Apolinario Gatmaitan Command) | NPA-Southeast Negros (Rachelle Mae Palang Command) | Estrella Banagbanag | Spokesperson |

The New People’s Army (NPA) in Southeast Negros strongly denounced the malicious use and exploitation of the photo of a recently martyred Red fighter by a Facebook account of an 11th IB psywar operative. The account “Tagabantay Kami Kaninyo” (We Are Your Guardians) maintained and managed by M/Sgt. Borja utilized the photo of Wilbert/Ebit “Ka […]

Attempted slay, theft and other rights abuses marked Siaton operation
January 06, 2021 | New People's Army | Negros Island Regional Operational Command (Apolinario Gatmaitan Command) | NPA-Southeast Negros (Rachelle Mae Palang Command) | Estrella Banagbanag | Spokesperson |

The ongoing military operation in the three barangays of Siaton, Negros Oriental that started on Christmas day has resulted in mounting cases of human rights violations and military-police brutality on civilians. At least 10 cases of rights abuses such as attempted extra-judicial killings, forcible entry & occupation of houses, theivery inside occupied houses, interrogation, threat […]

11th IB using Siaton clash as pretext to intensify militarization
January 02, 2021 | New People's Army | Negros Island Regional Operational Command (Apolinario Gatmaitan Command) | NPA-Southeast Negros (Rachelle Mae Palang Command) | Estrella Banagbanag | Spokesperson |

Desperate over its failure to inflict maximum damage on the NPA during and after the Siaton Christmas Eve clash, the 11th IB & and 705th RMFB fascist troops are now venting their ire on civilians and intensified militarization on areas already besieged by RCSP. Since Christmas day, about 90-120 troops aboard 5 military trucks were […]