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[From the web] Military operations are “the main driving factor of displacement” in Maguindanao By Carlos H. Conde

Dispatches: Military Abuses in Southern Philippines
Military operations are “the main driving factor of displacement” in Maguindanao
By Carlos H. Conde

Here’s a snapshot of the plight of tens of thousands of internally displaced people in the Philippine province of Maguindanao after an anti-insurgent military operation: women, children, and the elderly endure the heat in makeshift evacuation camps with inadequate food, medical care, and sporadic electricity supply. 441 more words

Human Rights

Dispatches: Military Abuses in Southern Philippines; Military operations are `the main driving factor of displacement' in Maguindanao

Dispatches: Military Abuses in Southern Philippines

Military operations are “the main driving factor of displacement” in Maguindanao

By Carlos H. Conde

Human Rights Watch

Here’s a… 406 more words

Maguindanao ‘bakwits’ vulnerable to trafficking

A civil society leader and peace advocate warned of a rise in cases of human trafficking among evacuees in Maguindanao, with the continuing conflict in the province. 151 more words

Mindanao

Mamasapano incident

Last January 25, 2015, a clash between the Philippine National Police-Special Action Force (PNP-SAF) (with the U.S. Army Special Forces), the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF), and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) in Mamasapano, Maguindanao. 87 more words

Philippine Government

A novel approach against TB in Maguindanao

UPI, MAGUINDANAO — Free medicines and half a sack of rice have gone a long way in combatting deadly tuberculosis here.

Alarmed at the high TB detection rates in Upi, the local government and the rural health center have resorted to rewarding cured patients, as well as those who take their medicines religiously. 89 more words

Mindanao

Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Masjid (Cotabato, Philippines)

I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.

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Philippines

Noon pa man, sinabi ko nang Masaker ang nangyari sa Mamasapano...hindi incident o encounter

Noon pa man, sinabi ko nang Masaker
ang nangyari sa Mamasapano…hindi incident o encounter
Ni Apolinario Villalobos

Maliban sa hindi incident o encounter ang nangyari sa Mamasapano, kundi masaker, at ang 44 na SAF commandos ay hindi “fallen”, kundi “victims”. 156 more words

Apolinario Villalobos