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Lady Ann Salem still imprisoned

Lady Ann Salem still imprisoned

The journalist Lady Ann Salem who was detained during Duterte's wave of arrests on the International Human Rights day has still not been released. If she were to be pronounced guilty of the charges against her she would be facing several years of imprisonment. Several...

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Massacre of Indigenous Tumandok

Massacre of Indigenous Tumandok

Police and military joined forces on 30th December and killed nine leaders of the indigenous Tumandok in the provinces Capiz and Iloilo. Sixteen others were arrested. The police justified the killings by stating the victims were resisting against the search and arrest...

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„War on Drugs“

„War on Drugs“

Amid the pandemic, it has been difficult to document human rights violations in the context of the so-called war on drugs. People who would usually do so when they hear about a case of extrajudicial killing by taking photographs or interviewing the families of the...

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