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NPA

abbreviation for
(Journalism & Publishing) Newspaper Publishers' Association
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Noun1.NPA - 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
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
Sparrow Unit - a hit squad of the New People's Army in the Philippines
Philippines, Republic of the Philippines - a republic on the Philippine Islands; achieved independence from the United States in 1946
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The NPA seized a radio handset from Dominador, which he allegedly used in contacting the military.
Support, Madrigal said, does not only come in terms of food but they also provide information, collect funds and provide means of transportation to the regular NPA fighters.
So if a customer tells you he is coming with a vessel, that if well loaded, the draft will be seven meters, you normally will ask the customer to come, but the customer will tell you that NPA said berth 1 can only take 6.
Last month, two NPA rebels were also killed but no casualties on the side of the government,' Pamonag said.
To protect the security of the country, Duterte said the government has to trace everyone financing the NPA, including those paying the rebel group revolutionary taxes.
Adv Shaun Abrahams, National Director of Public Prosecutions, informed the Committee that the NPA required R71.
On Sunday, Duterte said he classified the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) and its divisions - NPA and the National Democratic Front (NDF) - as a terrorist group.
The NPA certification is the gold standard in our industry, and we are constantly looking for ways to keep it as strong as possible.
Furthermore, NPA and UL have developed a co-branded, dietary supplement-specific badge logo program for use in product labeling, such as marketing materials, websites and social media for dietary supplements.
Since 1999, NPA has provided GMP certification and education to dietary supplement manufacturers.
Three NPA members were eventually killed as clashes progressed to nearby Saboy Village, Rodriguez said.
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