[Statement] PCID on Mamasapano Incident

PCID Statement on Mamasapano Incident We at the Philippine Center for Islam and Democracy (PCID) express our deepest sympathies to the families of the members of the Philippine National Police Special Action Force, who sacrificed life and limb in the service of our nation.  We likewise extend our condolences and sympathies to the other victims…

[Statement] RHRC lauds GPH-MILF panels for signed Normalization Annex

RHRC lauds GPH-MILF panels for signed Normalization Annex The Regional Human Rights Commission (RHRC) of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao congratulates the Government of the Philippines (GPH) and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) panels for signing of the Normalization Annex. Peace prevailed once again and RHRC is a strong partner in sustaining peace…

[Event] #ProjectPagbangon Concert Series. By Philippine Misereor Partnership

#ProjectPagbangon Concert Series. By Philippine Misereor Partnership For more pls visit http://pmpi.org.ph/ Human Rights Online Philippines does not hold copyright over these materials. Author/s and original source/s of information are retained including the URL contained within the tagline and byline of the articles, news information, photos etc. Related articles [Video] #ProjectPagbangon: Sandugo (Original Singers Edition) -PMPI…

[Statement] Human Rights Watch on the $40 million military aid

“The $40 million military aid that US Secretary of State John Kerry pledged to the Philippines is restricted to maritime security assistance and counter-terrorism training for the police in Mindanao. We note that none of it will go to the Philippine Army, a traditional recipient of US foreign military financing – and there’s a reason…

[Statement] “RHRC Condemns the Death Threat and Illegal Arrest of its Personnel Committed by P/Supt. Rey Dante Soledad”

“RHRC Condemns the Death Threat and Illegal Arrest of its Personnel Committed by P/Supt. Rey Dante Soledad” 16 December 2013 The Regional Human Rights Commission (RHRC) condemns the act of P/SUPT. REY DANTE SOLEDAD in directly threatening the lives of RHRC’s two human rights investigators and three support staff on December 13, 2013 at San…