Pinoys in Netherlands brave snow to protest killings in the Philippines

By BULATLAT Despite heavy snow, Filipinos in the Netherlands held a symbolic protest at the Philippine Embassy in The Hague on Dec. 11 to denounce “state-sponsored” killings under the Duterte administration. The broad network Filipinos Against Corruption and Tyranny (FACT) conducted an hour-long picket in front of the embassy before formally presenting their statement to… The post Pinoys in Netherlands brave snow to protest killings in the Philippines appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource: bulatlat bulatlatDec 12th, 2017

Pinoys in US protest activist crackdown in Philippines

MANILA, Philippines — A group of Filipinos gathered at the Philippine Center in New York to protest activist killings in the Philippines and oppose the suppo.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 12th, 2017

Pinoys in Netherlands to picket vs killings, rights violations under Duterte

MANILA, Philippines — A group of Filipinos in the Netherlands will hold a protest in The Hague to condemn the alleged extrajudicial killings and human rights.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 8th, 2017

NUJP’s 10TH GA marked by protest vs media killings

QUEZON CITY — Despite the rains, participants to the 10th congress of the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) staged a black Friday protest to condemn the latest media killing under the Duterte administration......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsJun 10th, 2018

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

Palace on Amnesty report: Pinoys satisfied with Duterte

MANILA, Philippines - The special concern aired by human rights watchdog Amnesty International (AI) on reports of extrajudicial killings under President Dute.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2017

Robredo calls for unity among Pinoys

MANILA, Philippines – With a majority of Filipinos fearing for their lives over the spate of killings in connection with the war against illegal drugs, Vice.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 25th, 2016

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

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

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsDec 17th, 2016

De Lima urges Pinoys to oppose extrajudicial killings

MANILA, Philippines – Sen......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 1st, 2016

ICC official ‘deeply concerned’ by PH killings, warns of prosecution

The Hague, Netherlands – The International Criminal Court’s (ICC) chief prosecutor said on Thursday she was “deeply concerned” about thousands of alleged killings in the Philippines, warning that those responsible could face pros.....»»

Category: newsSource: NewsOct 14th, 2016

Pinoys seen backing Duterte despite rising drug killings

MANILA, Philippines - On the day he was sworn into office, President Rodrigo Duterte went to a Manila slum and exhorted residents who knew any drug addicts t.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 27th, 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

Group of ex-political detainess gather along Commonwealth to protest killings, unfulfilled promises

A GROUP of ex-political detainees gathered in Commonwealth in Quezon City ahead of President Rodrigo Duterte’s third State of the Nation Address on Monday. Rudy Tubero, a member of the Ex-Political Detainees Initiative, said his group was protesting against the killings and the unfulfilled promises under the Duterte administration. “Nandito kami para mapakita na talagang [...] The post Group of ex-political detainess gather along Commonwealth to protest killings, unfulfilled promises appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Pinoys want govt to assert sea rights

Majority of Filipinos want the Philippines to regain control of the disputed West Philippine Sea, including the islands occupied by China, according to the latest Social Weather Stations (SWS) surv.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated News21 hr. 4 min. ago

Legal, political experts warn of martial law, dictatorship

  The draft federal constitution would give the President another ground to declare martial law and be a dictatorial leader, and would lock the Philippines in the federal structure perpetually, legal and political experts warned at a Senate hearing on Tuesday.   The inclusion of "lawless violence" as another ground for the President to declare martial law bolsters the reality of dictatorial rule, former Chief Justice Hilario Davide said.   "The President can easily justify lawless violence," Davide said.   Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares raised a similar concern, saying the provision would allow the President to use the killings of drug suspec...Keep on reading: Legal, political experts warn of martial law, dictatorship.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 19th, 2018

Dutch Flood Experts could look at Oro Flood Management & Control

Depending how an ongoing project on water management goes, Dutch flood experts could be tapped to evaluate Cagayan de Oro’s persistent floods in the near future. During a recent talk during the 2nd Quarter General Membership Meeting of the Cagayan de Oro Chamber of Commerce and Industry Foundation, Inc. (Oro Chamber), Netherlands Ambassador to the Philippines Marion Derckx said its possible Dutch experts could be deployed to look at possible options to mitigate the city’s perennial flood problem......»»

Category: newsSource:  kagay_anRelated NewsJul 16th, 2018

Catholics mark day of prayer for blasphemers, murderers

MANILA, Philippines – Catholics marked a day of prayer on Monday, July 16, for blasphemers, liars, and murderers, as President Rodrigo Duterte calls God stupid , and as nearly 27,800 Filipinos die in vigilante-style killings and police operations combined.  The Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) said the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 16th, 2018

Want to end killings? Police need your help – PNP chief Albayalde

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine National Police (PNP) can only stop and solve killings if Filipinos helped with the investigation. PNP chief Director General Oscar Albayalde stressed this point in a press briefing on Monday, July 16, after he was asked by a reporter to address an apparent ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 16th, 2018

Killing season hits new targets in the Philippines

The Philippines is gripped in a new wave of killings targeting priests and local officials, adding to the fear and loathing of the government's lethal war on drugs campaign and fueling specula.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 15th, 2018

Mindanao mayors seek Duterte’s help vs killings

Members of the League of Municipalities of the Philippines Mindanao cluster have sought the help of President Duterte following the recent spate of killings of local government officials......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 13th, 2018

Barangay chairman shot dead in Misamis Oriental

MANILA, Philippines – A barangay chairman was shot dead in Misamis Oriental Friday morning, July 13, the latest in a  series of killings of local officials in less than a month. Barangay Danao Chairman Alfredo Zapanta of Jasaan, Misamis Oriental, was gunned down by unknown assailants  at 5:40 am Friday, according to the spokesperson of ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 13th, 2018