Rey Uy - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Rey Uy


Davao del Norte politicians unite behind Duterte

Feb 14, 2016 - 9:00 PM

In Rodrigo Duterte s first Mindanao proclamation rally politicians of all stripes throw their support behind him

Davao del Norte politicians at the stage with presidential bet Rodrigo Duterte at a rally in Tagum City, February 13, 2016. Photo by Editha Caduaya/Rappler

LP allies in Mindanao jump ship to support Duterte

Nov 28, 2015 - 9:00 PM

Of course this is a once in a lifetime opportunity for Mindanao to represent our country says former Liberal Party ally Rey Uy

MINDANAO VOTE. Will Liberal Party standard-bearer Mar Roxas lose precious votes in Mindanao now that Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte is running for president? File photos by Rappler

Tagum killings: NBI files murder raps vs ex-mayor, 28 others

Mar 04, 2015 - 8:13 PM

UPDATED Former Mayor Rey Uy allegedly formed the Tagum Death Squad to get rid of weeds or criminals in the city

CLEAN-UP. Former Mayor Rey Uy allegedly created a death squad that became responsible for 82 extra-judicial killings in Tagum City and surrounding areas. Rappler photo

HRW: Palparan arrest end of Aquino apathy on PH impunity?

Aug 13, 2014 - 11:06 AM

Human Rights Watch says other alleged high profile human rights abusers including the reported mastermind of the Tagum City ‘death squad ’ should be next in line

House probe on Tagum 'death squad' pushed

Jun 13, 2014 - 11:25 AM

Human Rights Watch lauds the move of Bayan Muna but says it is not enough and urges President Benigno Aquino III to publicly denounce extrajudicial killings

Gunslinging messiahs

May 28, 2014 - 11:53 AM

Rappler s Patricia Evangelista responds to Ramon Tulfo s May 24 opinion column Summary Killings: Who s complaining? What a death squad does can be called many things What is forgotten is that it should be called murder

Rappler Newscast | May 21, 2014

May 21, 2014 - 8:01 PM

A human rights group names ex Tagum City mayor Rey Uy the mastermind behind death squads in the city The Philippines shows off its economic growth at the World Economic Forum Thailand’s military summons rivals political groups

Ex-mayor behind death squad in Tagum - report

May 21, 2014 - 10:15 AM

Former members of the reported death squad tell Human Rights Watch that the unsolved murders of hundreds of Tagum City residents including suspected petty thieves drug dealers and street children were ordered by former Mayor Rey Uy

THE MAYOR. Former Mayor Rey Uy is seen posing with policemen in this photo uploaded on 8 Oct 2010 on his Facebook page