AFP to reveal 10 schools where communists are recruiting for ‘Red October’

Security & Defense

The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) said it will reveal at the proper time the ten schools where the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) is recruiting for the alleged “Red October” ouster plot.

“[I] am not at liberty as of now to name the schools where CPP is doing recruitment. The AFP committed to reveal other details of the plot in the opportune time and appropriate venue,” AFP spokesperson Brigadier General Edgard Arevalo said.

AFP Chief-of-Staff General Carlito Galvez Jr., during the OCtober 2 Senate hearing for Department of National Defense (DND) 2019 budget, said the CPP has already organized in 10 schools in the metropolis for its “Red October” ouster plot which aims to depose the government through armed and legal struggle.


Galvez noted that part of the communist plot to oust Duterte is to undertake a series of mobilization to heighten up agitation in the student and labor sectors including the indigenous people.

Source: http://www.pna.gov.ph/articles/1049829