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Gov Suarez asks for military, police assistance against NPA harassment of gov’t contractors

Feb 1, 2018 @ 14:41

Quezon Province Governor David Suarez has called on the military and the police to assist against the New People’s Army (NPA) rebels’ harassment of the provincial government’s construction contractors.

The Quezon politiko’s call for help was made during the Provincial Peace and Order Council meeting on January 22.

NPA rebels have been harassing construction firms implementing the government’s infrastructure projects by burning construction equipment.

Suarez said two contractors who refused to give pay “revolutionary tax” to the NPA have terminated their contracts.

He added that the contractors were fearing for their safety.#

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