[Press Release] TFDP calls for an immediate resolution of the Habeas Corpus petition of a torture victim – TFDP

Task Force Detainees of the Philippines (TFDP) is alarmed over the continued detention of Abdulkhan Balinting Ajid, a torture victim presently detained “for safekeeping purposes.” This was according to an order by Judge Leo Principe of the Regional Trial Court (RTC), Branch 1 of Isabela City, Basilan when Ajid’s captors surfaced him on July 27,…

[From the web/Urgent Alert] UPDATE (Philippines): Tortured boy temporarily released to his parent’s custody

UPDATE (Philippines): Tortured boy temporarily released to his parent’s custody Dear friends, The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) writes to inform you that Asraf Jamiri Musa, a 17-year-old Education student, who was tortured inside a military camp and charged with illegal possession of explosives after evidence was planted on him, has been temporarily released from…