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Caritas Philippines joins silent protest vs. extrajudicial killings - GMA News

Caritas Philippines joins silent protest vs. extrajudicial killings - GMA News.....»»

Category: newsSource: googlenews googlenewsDec 17th, 2016

Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurzbatch fires back at netizen on issue of EJK

Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach apologized after netizens criticized the beauty queen for her silence in the alleged extrajudicial killings in the Philippines. The issue started when some netizens commentedThe post Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurzbatch fires back at netizen on issue of EJK appeared first on DZRH News......»»

Category: newsSource:  dzrhnewsRelated NewsNov 7th, 2017

Stop the killings in the Philippines now!

More than a hundred women from different countries in Asia and the Pacific joined the 'BlackFriday protest against extrajudicial killings in the Philippines held last September 8, 2017, in Chiangmai, Thailand......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 9th, 2017

Baguio joins nationwide protest against tyranny

BAGUIO CITY — The afternoon rain did not stop Baguio protesters from staging a march rally in response to the call for a national day of protest against extrajudicial killings, martial law and tyranny on September 21, the 45th anniversary of the declaration of martial law in the country......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsSep 24th, 2017

Abella calls 7,000 extrajudicial killings fake news

MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte’s spokesperson on Friday called reports of nearly 9,000 drug-related deaths “false news,” months after media.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 21st, 2017

Two witnesses testify on extrajudicial killings

MANILA, Philippines (Philippines News Agency) – Two relatives of suspected drug pushers who were killed in police operations.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2016

Palace: Church has right to protest

INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/JOAN BONDOC DAVAO CITY, Philippines--Malaca?ang yesterday shrugged off a Catholic Church campaign to drum up support for an end to what it called extrajudicial killings in connecti.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 24th, 2016

Be like late Salvadoran Archbishop Romero, PH church told

LUCENA CITY---On the canonization day of Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero on Sunday, activist priest Fr. Robert Reyes dared Catholic Church leaders in the Philippines to emulate the life of the new saint and speak out against government abuses and violence against the Filipino people.   "Does this silence amidst the extrajudicial killings and injustices against the poor a watered-down version of Christianity and a betrayal of Jesus Christ's mission?" Reyes said in a phone interview on Saturday.   Reyes said that among bishops in the Philippine Church, only three---Manila Auxiliary Bishop Broderick Pabillo, Caloocan Bishop Pablo Virgilio David and Lingayen-Dagu...Keep on reading: Be like late Salvadoran Archbishop Romero, PH church told.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 14th, 2018

CHR tells gov’t to tackle EJKs after PH gets into UN Human Rights Council

The Commission on Human Rights reiterated on Saturday its call for the government to address human rights violations following the country's election to the United Nations Human Rights Council. "Earning a seat in the said Council, however, puts pressure on the Philippine government to address numerous allegations of human rights violations, starting with the growing cases of extrajudicial killings purportedly linked to the government's campaign against illegal drugs," the commission said in a statement. The commission said the country must fulfill its mandate to promote and protect human rights for its citizens. "The Philippines' credibility to be part of this body rests on its ...Keep on reading: CHR tells gov’t to tackle EJKs after PH gets into UN Human Rights Council.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 13th, 2018

Tommy Osmeña: Cebu City s own

Part 1:  Crime City? Killings in Cebu rise as mayor, cops feud   CEBU CITY, Philippines – Tommy Osmeña has turned silent. He used to be a bullish mayor, engaging even then-justice secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II  in a word war. But he has stopped his weekly press conferences, where he expressed his take on issues concerning his city and ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 10th, 2018

CSG founder says leadership did not order Tondo Chapter 2 to kill

MANILA, Philippines – The founder of the Confederate Sentinels Group (CSG), whose Tondo Chapter 2 is accused of carrying out extrajudicial killings, insisted it was the police who had direct command over the group’s marshall units and all force multipliers in the country. In ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 8th, 2018

Journalists slam PNP over door-to-door bid for good coverage

MANILA, Philippines – The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) slammed the Philippine National Police (PNP) on Sunday, October 7, for its recent visit to a newspaper office in Bacolod  to ask for favorable news coverage . "The media should not be blamed if it reports critical stories, like drug wars, killings, and ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 7th, 2018

Duterte s EJK remark a joke? Robredo calls it an insult

MANILA, Philippines – Vice President Leni Robredo on Sunday, September 30, said that interpreting President Rodrigo Duterte's admission of extrajudicial killings merely as a joke is an insult to the victims' families. "Kung nagbibiro man, dapat hindi iyon ginagawang biro. Insulto 'yon. Insulto 'yon sa napakaraming pamilya na naiwan ng mga ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 30th, 2018

Philippines Duterte Confesses to Drug War Slaughter

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte did something extraordinary this week: He confessed.During a speech on September 27, Duterte admitted culpability for extrajudicial killings: "What is my.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsSep 29th, 2018

Philippines Duterte Confesses to Drug War Slaughter

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte did something extraordinary this week: He confessed.During a speech on September 27, Duterte admitted culpability for extrajudicial killings: "What is my.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsSep 29th, 2018

Duterte s EJK admission just out of frustration, says PNP

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte admitting that his only "sin" was extrajudicial killings was only a statement born out of frustration, police chief Oscar Albayalde explained on Friday, September 28. "The President said that out of frustration, kasi wala nang maibato sa kanya, kung anu-anong issue, so parang ang sinabi na lang ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 28th, 2018

Unable to look into EJKs herself, Callamard speaks out on Twitter

Her attempts to investigate questionable killings in the Philippines might be a off-chance with Malacañang setting conditions. But United Nations Special Rapporteur Agnes Callamard continues to observe developments in the Philippines, having condemned recent statements of President Rodrigo Duterte on Twitter. Callamard, the designated rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions at the Office of […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsSep 28th, 2018

Duterte not serious about EJK remark – Roque

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque on Friday, September 28, sought to clarify that President Rodrigo Duterte was "not serious" when he admitted that extrajudicial killings are his only sin. "Alam mo naman si Presidente, ano. Hindi na naman iyan seryoso (You know the President. He again ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 28th, 2018

Repent, bishop says after Duterte admits to EJKs

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte should repent now that he has publicly confessed that his "only sin" involves extrajudicial killings (EJKs), Caloocan Bishop Pablo Virgilio David said on Friday, September 28. "We should welcome this public confession," said David in a Facebook post Friday morning. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 28th, 2018

Callamard: ‘Duterte’s only sin is destroying rule of law’

    United Nations Special Rapporteur Agnes Callamard on Thursday said the "only sin" President Rodrigo Duterte had committed was to "impose sufferings, emboldening corrupt policies and destroying rule of law in the Philippines."   Callamard, a known critic of the President's war on drugs, slammed the President's statement that his only sin was extrajudicial killings as collateral in the war against illegal drugs.   "Extraordinary statement by a Head of State (and we have had many this week at the UN): my "only" sin is #EJK. Translation: my only sin is imposing unthinkable sufferings on 1000s of vulnerable families, emboldening corrupt policing, ...Keep on reading: Callamard: ‘Duterte’s only sin is destroying rule of law’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 28th, 2018

Duterte: My only sin are extrajudicial killings - CNN Philippines

Duterte: My only sin are extrajudicial killings - CNN Philippines.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsSep 27th, 2018