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‘We are not NPA members’ — Lumad group to PNP

Posted on: October 17th, 2018 | No Comments
  QUEZON CITY, Philippines — A group of Lumads from Mindanao arrived at Camp Crame to meet with Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Oscar Albayalde seeking to clear their name...

Lumad groups stage protest vs martial law extension

Posted on: February 8th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines —Several Lumad groups have staged a protest in front of the Supreme Court building. The group is opposed to the court’s decision favoring the extension of martial law...

Malacañang warns 2 Filipino U.N. envoys against using position to embarrass Duterte admin

Posted on: December 29th, 2017 | 1 Comment
MANILA, Philippines — The two United Nations special rapporteurs who are both Filipinos should take prudence in releasing public statements. This is the reaction of Presidential Spokesperson Secretary Harry Roque...

Lacson : Not fair to accuse PNP of brutality over van incident at anti-US rally

Posted on: October 20th, 2016 | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines — Sen. Panfilo Lacson weighed in on Wednesday’s violent dispersal of activists before the US Embassy protesting against American military presence in Lumad communities. The rally resulted...

Police officers dismissed over violent dispersal of anti-US rally

Posted on: October 20th, 2016 | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines — Around 1,000 militants marched toward the US Embassy on Wednesday to demand the pull out of American soldiers from the country. At first, authorities used water...