Prof. Sison and NDFP Negotiators Meet Former US Attorney Ramsey Clark
Prof. Jose Maria Sison, chairperson of the International League
of Peoples' Struggle (ILPS), met former US Attorney General Ramsey
Clark for more than two hours on 25 February 2005 in The Hague, The Netherlands.
He thanked the latter for his solidarity and support against the "terrorist" listing initiated
by the US government since August 9, 2002. They discussed the implications and the consequences of
the "terrorist" listing, the legal and physical threats posed by the US and the possible legal
and political counter-measures.
They were able to exchange views on the situation in the US, Philippines and the world at large, the
criminal impeachable acts of US President Bush, the US invasion and occupation of Iraq, the forthcoming
March 19 and 20 global mass protests, the escalating US military intervention in the Philippines and the US
sabotage of the GRP-NDFP peace negotiations through the "terrorist" listing.
Ramsey Clark assured Prof. Sison of his continuing support for him and for the Filipino people. Prof.ison was
accompanied in the meeting by NDFP Negotiating Panel chairperson Luis Jalandoni, NDFP human rights
committee chairman Fidel Agcaoili and NDFP committee on social and economic reforms chairperson Julie de Lima.
Joma Sison in meeting with former US Attorney General Ramsey Clarke
Joma with Ramsey Clarke