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Definition(s):

  • (n) a terrorist organization that is the militant wing of the Communist Party of the Philippines; a Maoist organization formed to overthrow the government; uses hit squads called Sparrow Units; opposes United States military presence in the Philippines

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  1. "I would like to state this categorically: that we have never done this and never compromised the right of the National Prosecuting Authority [NPA] to decide whom it should prosecute and not prosecute," Mbeki said.
    on Sep 22, 2008 By: Thabo Mbeki Source: Mail & Guardian Online

  2. "The incoming president must make a commitment that he or she will not interfere with the NPA's decision to appeal Judge Nicholson's judgment or any further efforts by the NPA to prosecute Jacob Zuma for the 783 alleged bribes he received. The...
    on Sep 21, 2008 By: Helen Zille Source: Independent Online

  3. "It is hypocritical to say you respect the Constitution and the rule of law and when the processes of the law are happening within the law...... both the accused and the NPA are operating within the law, why do you jump and interfere? You even...
    on Apr 2, 2009 By: Jacob Zuma Source: Independent Online

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