Año: Yiamzon couple still in the country

We are monitoring them so it is better for them to surrender

After hiding for many years, the Tiamzon couple was arrested in Barangay Zaragoza, Cebu City in March 2014.

On Aug. 15, 2016, the couple was granted bail to join the peace talks between the Philippine government and the NDF, the political wing of the Communist Party of the Philippines.

On Friday, November 27, Quezon City Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 216 Judge Alfonzo Cruz II found the Tiamzon couple guilty of kidnapping and illegal detention of military personnel who were on furlough in 1988.

The Tiamzons are ranking leaders of the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army-National Democratic Front (CPP-NPA-NDF). 

 November 29, 2020

Interior Secretary Eduardo Año on Sunday said Benito Tiamzon and his wife, Wilma are still in the country, urging them to surrender three days after a Quezon City court sentenced them to up to 40 years imprisonment for kidnapping and serious illegal detention.“Ang info… Read More

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