He said that the ICPO denounced thepresence of CTGS in Iloilo City and will not allow their presence in thebarangays. In the regular CPOC meeting of the citygovernment here held recently, Iloilo City Police Office (ICPO) directorColonel Martin Defensor Jr. said this city should not allow the presence ofCTGs and declare the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) and its armedwing, the New People’s Army (NPA) as “personanon grata” (unwelcome). Through the resolution approved by theCPOC, it is recommended to the Sangguniang Panglungsod for the passage of asimilar resolution denouncing all forms of atrocities and acts of violence ofthe communist insurgents. (With a reportfrom PIA/PN) In the resolution, it is indicated thatIloilo City was declared as a white area, meaning there is no threat ofinternal security operation. “Yet there is persistent informationthat the CPP/NPA uses the city as a rest and recreational area and to transacttheir other underground dealings,” said Defensor. ILOILO City – The City Peace and OrderCouncil (CPOC) here has issued a strong declaration in the form of a resolutiondenouncing the atrocities and acts of violence being perpetrated by communistterrorist groups (CTGs) in the different areas of the country.
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