[In the news] Claims board fears ML memorial may be blocked -PhilStar.com

As the country is set to commemorate the declaration of martial law tomorrow, the Human Rights Victims Claims Board (HRVCB) has warned that “revisionists” could block the establishment of the planned martial law memorial.

HRVCB executive director Carmelo Victor Crisanto said they are aware that some groups are blocking their efforts to memorialize the terrors of martial law under the Marcos regime decades ago.

Crisanto, among the speakers of UP Day of Remembrance yesterday, said that while some may block the move, especially relatives of the late dictator in Congress, he hopes President Duterte would support the museum.

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