CHR cops out on EJK | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. J. (2019, July 18). CHR cops out on EJK. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/18/chr-cops-out-on-ejk/ CHR cops out on EJK By Mario J. Mallari – July 18, 2019 12:07 AM Enemy from within Sen. Richard Gordon bares that government agency Commission on Human Rights is quick to … Continue reading

Palace slams AI for politicizing drug war | Manila Standard

Reference: Blancaflor, M. J., Araja, R. N. & Requejo, R. E. (2019, July 09). Palace slams AI for politicizing drug war. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 09, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299323/palace-slams-ai-for-politicizing-drug-war.html Palace slams AI for politicizing drug war posted July 09, 2019 at 01:35 am by MJ Blancaflor and Rio N. Araja, Rey E. Requejo President Rodrigo Duterte’s … Continue reading

Amnesty International report: Bulacan is drug war’s ‘bloodiest killing field’ | BusinessWorld

Reference: Ferreras, V. A. C. (2019, July 08). Amnesty International report: Bulacan is drug war’s ‘bloodiest killing field’. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 09, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/amnesty-international-report-bulacan-is-drug-wars-bloodiest-killing-field/ Amnesty International report: Bulacan is drug war’s ‘bloodiest killing field’ July 8, 2019 | 8:40 pm BULACAN, a province adjacent to Metro Manila, has been dubbed as the country’s “bloodiest killing … Continue reading

AI presses UN investigation on ‘rampant’ slays in PH drug war | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Hachero, A. (2019, July 09). AI presses UN investigation on ‘rampant’ slays in PH drug war. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 09, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/ai-presses-un-investigation-%E2%80%98rampant%E2%80%99-slays-ph-drug-war AI presses UN investigation on ‘rampant’ slays in PH drug war By ASHZEL HACHERO – July 09, 2019 AMNESTY International is pressing the United Nations Human Rights Council to open an … Continue reading

UN dismisses Iceland plea | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Lozada, C. (2019, July 07). UN dismisses Iceland plea. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/07/un-dismisses-iceland-plea/ UN dismisses Iceland plea By Chito Lozada – July 7, 2019 12:05 AM Presidential Human Rights Committee Secretariat Undersecretary Severo Catura The United Nations Human Right Council (UNHRC) ignored a motion of some UN … Continue reading

Bill seeking EJK accountability pushed | Philstar.com

Reference: (2019, July 7). Bill seeking EJK accountability pushed. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 8, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/07/1932644/paolo-drops-speakership-bid-endorses-ungab Bill seeking EJK accountability pushed (philstar.com) – July 7, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Detained Sen. Leila de Lima’s camp on Sunday said the senator is set to resubmit at the 18th Congress a bill seeking transparency in government and accountability … Continue reading

Palparan conviction warning to rights violators – Leyte group | Inquirer News

Reference: Gabieta, J. (2018, September 19). Palparan conviction warning to rights violators – Leyte group. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 19, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1033974/palparan-conviction-warning-to-rights-violators-leyte-group. Palparan conviction warning to rights violators – Leyte group By: Joey Gabieta – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:44 AM September 19, 2018 TACLOBAN CITY — A human rights group based here on Tuesday called for celebration … Continue reading

Marcos’ ‘resurrection’ | Inquirer Opinion

Reference: Aragon, I. (2018, March 19). Marcos’ ‘resurrection’. Inquirer.net. Retrieved March 22, 2018 from http://opinion.inquirer.net/111833/marcos-resurrection Marcos’ ‘resurrection’05:02 AM March 19, 2018 Alarmingly, yet another minor was killed recently. As was expected, a cop is the alleged culprit. I could not help but wonder what has become of this country and of our government.

No need for Senate OK of ICC pullout | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Vallente, C. (2018 March 18). No need for Senate OK of ICC pullout. The Manila Times Online. Retrieved March 18, 2018 from http://www.manilatimes.net/no-need-for-senate-ok-of-icc-pullout/386985/ No need for Senate OK of ICC pullout BY CATHERINE S. VALLENTE, TMT ON MARCH 18, 2018 THERE’S no need for the Senate to approve President Rodrigo Duterte’s decision to withdraw from … Continue reading

Fact-checking Cayetano’s interview on Al Jazeera | Headlines | The Philippine Star

Reference: Viray P. T. (2018, February 26). Fact-checking Cayetano’s interview on Al Jazeera. Philippine Star. Retrieved February 26, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/10/09/1747060/fact-checking-cayetanos-interview-al-jazeera Fact-checking Cayetano’s interview on Al Jazeera Patricia Lourdes Viray (philstar.com) – October 9, 2017 – 8:24am MANILA, Philippines (Updated 4:51 p.m.) — Speaking in an interview with Al Jazeera, the country’s top diplomat defended the Duterte administration’s … Continue reading

Duterte now in the league of Gaddafi — Lagman | Headlines | The Philippine Star

Reference: Diaz, J. (2018, February 11). Duterte now in the league of Gaddafi — Lagman. The Philippine Star. Retrieved February 11, 2018 from https://beta.philstar.com/headlines/2018/02/11/1786732/duterte-now-league-gaddafi-lagman Duterte now in the league of Gaddafi — Lagman Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) – February 11, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — President Duterte is now in the league of leaders … Continue reading

Blogger summoned by Senate panel | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Hachero, A. (2018, January 31). Blogger summoned by Senate panel. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved January 31, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/blogger-summoned-senate-panel Blogger summoned by Senate panel By ASHZEL HACHERO January 31, 2018 THE Senate committee on public information and mass media yesterday decided to subpoena blogger Cocoy Dayao, the individual allegedly behind the blog ”Silent No … Continue reading

Senators want better intelligence for drug war | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Source: Romero, P. (2018, January 3). Senators want better intelligence for drug war. The Philippine Star. Retrieved January 3, 2018 from http://www.philstar.com/metro/2018/01/03/1774049/senators-want-better-intelligence-drug-war Senators want better intelligence for drug war By Paolo Romero (The Philippine Star) | Updated January 3, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — With over 16,000 drug-related deaths recorded in 2017, the Philippine National … Continue reading

YearEnder: Senate bickering casts shadow over accomplishments | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Source: Romero, P. (2018, January 3). YearEnder: Senate bickering casts shadow over accomplishments. The Philippine Star. Retrieved January 3, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/01/03/1774176/yearender-senate-bickering-casts-shadow-over-accomplishments YearEnder: Senate bickering casts shadow over accomplishments By Paolo Romero (The Philippine Star) | Updated January 3, 2017 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Senate affirmed its support for the Duterte administration by backing … Continue reading

Roque: ‘Hypocrites’ De Lima, Gascon signed AO on EJKs | Inquirer News

Source: Corrales, N. (2017, December 11). Roque: ‘Hypocrites’ De Lima, Gascon signed AO on EJKs. Inquirer.net. Retrieved December 11, 2017 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/951308/breaking-news-harry-roque-leila-de-lima-chito-gascon-chr-ejks-administrative-order-no-35-ao-35 Roque: ‘Hypocrites’ De Lima, Gascon signed AO on EJKs By: Nestor Corrales – Reporter / @NCorralesINQ INQUIRER.net / 10:08 AM December 11, 2017 Malacañang on Monday called Senator Leila de Lima and Commission … Continue reading

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