Complete 1 page APA formatted essay: New Peoples Army (NPA)/the communist Party of the Philippines.
Therefore, the People’s Republic of China chose to provide material support for NPA because one of their main agendas was to fight for their independence and reduce the U.S. dominance (Hughes, 2004). However, the People’s Republic of China withdrew their support for NPA, in 1976 when most nations began classifying NPA as a terrorist organization. It conducted a number of assassinations targeting informers, politicians, media, and socially prominent people (Chalk, 2009).
The peace talks held between Philippines government and the New People’s Army have made no significant improvement due to various disruptions, particularly those relating to dynamics between these two opposing parties. The dynamics include factors such as competing policy potions more so from the government’s side, different negotiating objectives and strategies, inflexible structural obstacles, and the impingement of the global war on terrorist attacks and activities (Chalk, 2009). For example, there were a number of significant eruptions of hostilities, which occurred amidst long suspension of the peace talks. This made the government direct military groups to ambush members of NPA, in their camps. This in turn, derailed the advancement of peace