Fourth SoNA about legacy | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 18). Fourth SoNA about legacy. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/18/fourth-sona-about-legacy/ Fourth SoNA about legacy By Hananeel Bordey – July 18, 2019 12:05 AM It will be all about the legacy that President Rodrigo Duterte wants to leave Filipinos when he steps down in … Continue reading

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

‘Insult us? No, we insult you!’ | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. (2019, July 17). ‘Insult us? No, we insult you!’. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/17/insult-us-no-we-insult-you/ ‘Insult us? No, we insult you!’ By Elmer N. Manuel – July 17, 2019 12:05 AM LOCSIN Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. revealed on Tuesday that the … Continue reading

Duterte may cut ties with Iceland over UN probe | BusinessWorld

Reference: Balinbin, A. L. (2019, July 16). Duterte may cut ties with Iceland over UN probe. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/duterte-may-cut-ties-with-iceland-over-un-probe/ Duterte may cut ties with Iceland over UN probe By Arjay L. Balinbin, Reporter – July 16, 2019 | 8:48 pm PRESIDENT RODRIGO R. DUTERTE — PCOO PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte is seriously … Continue reading

‘Duterte seriously considering cutting ties with Iceland’ | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Montemayor, J. (2019, July 17). ‘Duterte seriously considering cutting ties with Iceland’. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/%E2%80%98duterte-seriously-considering-cutting-ties-iceland%E2%80%99 ‘Duterte seriously considering cutting ties with Iceland’ By JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR – July 17, 2019 PRESIDENT Duterte is “seriously considering” cutting the Philippines’ diplomatic relations with Iceland, whose resolution calling for a probe into the … Continue reading

Can PH go it alone? | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. & Montermayor, J. (2019, July 16). Can PH go it alone?. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/can-ph-go-it-alone Can PH go it alone? BY VINCE NONATO and JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR – July 16, 2019 IS the Philippines prepared to go it alone? Sen. Panfilo Lacson raised the question yesterday after Foreign Affairs … Continue reading

Philippines may exit from UN Rights Council | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. A. (2019, July 14). Philippines may exit from UN Rights Council. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/philippines-may-exit-from-un-rights-council/ Philippines may exit from UN Rights Council July 14, 2019 | 11:41 pm PHILSTAR THE Philippines is considering withdrawing from the United Nations Human Rights Council after it approved a resolution to investigate President Rodrigo … Continue reading

Lacson junks UN meddling | Manila Standard

Reference: Ramos-Araneta, M. & Araja, R. N. (2019, July 15). Lacson junks UN meddling. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299840/lacson-junks-un-meddling.html Lacson junks UN meddling posted July 15, 2019 at 01:40 am by Macon Ramos-Araneta and Rio N. Araja The government should come up with its own comprehensive report on its war on drugs, but not … Continue reading

Sotto, Lacson downplay UN human rights vote | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. (2019, July 15). Sotto, Lacson downplay UN human rights vote. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/sotto-lacson-downplay-un-human-rights-vote Sotto, Lacson downplay UN human rights vote BY VINCE NONATO – July 15, 2019 SENATE President Vicente Sotto III and Sen. Panfilo Lacson downplayed pressure on the Philippines to address its human rights situation, … Continue reading

UN rights council votes to probe Philippine drug killings | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. A. (2019, July 12). UN rights council votes to probe Philippine drug killings. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/un-rights-council-votes-to-probe-philippine-drug-killings/ UN rights council votes to probe Philippine drug killings July 12, 2019 | 8:06 pm PHILSTAR/JOVEN CAGANDE THE United Nations has approved a resolution to investigate President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s war on drugs … Continue reading

Palace rips UNHRC reso | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, July 13). Palace rips UNHRC reso. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/13/palace-rips-unhrc-reso/ Palace rips UNHRC reso By Kristina Maralit – July 13, 2019 12:05 AM Malacañang yesterday slammed as “grotesquely one-sided, outrageously narrow, and maliciously partisan,” the decision of the United Nations Human Rights Council … Continue reading

UN launches probe into PH drug war deaths | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Reuters & Montemayor, J. (2019, July 12). UN launches probe into PH drug war deaths. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/un-launches-probe-ph-drug-war-deaths UN launches probe into PH drug war deaths July 12, 2019 GENEVA. – The United Nations Human Rights Council agreed on Thursday to set up a preliminary UN investigation into thousands of … 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

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

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