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Congress set for special session on martial law extension

MANILA, Philippines — Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas said on Monday that President Rodrigo Duterte would call Congress to a special session on Saturday to c.....»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarJul 17th, 2017

House: No need for martial law briefing

MANILA, Philippines -  Security officials need not brief the House of Representatives ahead of the special Congress session on martial law extension this wee.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 19th, 2017

Duterte calls for special session of Congress on martial law extension - Manila Bulletin

Duterte calls for special session of Congress on martial law extension - Manila Bulletin.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsJul 18th, 2017

Congress set for special session on martial law extension

MANILA, Philippines — Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas said on Monday that President Rodrigo Duterte would call Congress to a special session on Saturday to c.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 17th, 2017

OUR MARAWI: Your Honors, please ask us, what do we feel?

(Samira Ali Gutoc  delivered this brief speech at the Joint Session of Congress to deliberate on the extension of martial law on Saturday, 22 July 2017 when Senator Grace Poe called on her to give a situationer on the Marawi Crisis which entered Day 61 that day). I am Samira Gutoc. I'm from Bangon, Basak [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJul 23rd, 2017

Congress extends martial law until December 31

MANILA, Philippines - After more than eight hours in joint session, Congress granted yesterday President Duterte’s request for an extension of martial law in.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2017

8 youth protesters arrested during Congress joint session on Mindanao martial law extension - Bulatlat

8 youth protesters arrested during Congress joint session on Mindanao martial law extension - Bulatlat.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2017

Martial law extension approved in joint session of Congress

Martial law extension approved in joint session of Congress.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2017

8 youth protesters arrested during Congress joint session on Mindanao martial law extension

8 youth protesters arrested during Congress joint session on Mindanao martial law extension.....»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2017

Martial law extension is for rehabilitation; to prepare for retaliation – Duterte

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 21 July) &'8212; A day before Congress' joint session to tackle the proposed extension of martial law over Mindanao's 27 provinces and 33 cities until yearend, the President said he needs the extension &'8220;because I have to rehabilitate&'8221; and prepare for the expected &'8220;retaliation&'8221; from the ISIS-inspired Maute Group and its [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2017

Congress convenes in Joint Session for martial law extension

Congress convenes in Joint Session for martial law extension.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2017

Opposition lawmakers question rules on martial law extension vote

MANILA, Philippines — A number of opposition lawmakers on Saturday questioned the proposed rules on the Congress special joint session’s voting on the extens.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2017

Special joint session on martial law extension begins

Special joint session on martial law extension begins.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2017

LIVE: Joint Congress session on martial law

MANILA, Philippines — The two chambers of the 17th Congress are convening on Saturday morning to vote on the extension of martial law in Mindanao......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2017

Special joint session tackling martial law extension begins

Special joint session tackling martial law extension begins.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2017

Balancing martial law with lower investments

President Duterte’s first hurdle will be over by tomorrow’s special session of Congress......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 21st, 2017

Opposition mounts as Duterte wants Congress in special session to extend martial law

Opposition mounts as Duterte wants Congress in special session to extend martial law.....»»

Category: newsSource:  davaotodayRelated NewsJul 18th, 2017
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SC junks petitions calling for joint session on martial law

MANILA, Philippines — The Supreme Court on Tuesday unanimously dismissed the petition for mandamus urging the high court to order Congress to hold a joint se.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 25th, 2017

LIVE coverage: State of the Nation Address 2017

Special live coverage of President Rodrigo Duterte's address to a joint session of Congress......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 24th, 2017

Alvarez: No human rights abuses under martial law

&'160; SPEAKER Pantaleon Alvarez of Davao del Norte has ruled out human rights abuses allegedly committed by the military during the 60-day period of martial law in Mindanao, including in war-torn Marawi City. Alvarez issued the statement after Samira Gutoc, an aid worker who hails from Marawi City, testified before the special joint session of [...].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 24th, 2017