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PH Army opens mental health center for soldiers

Jun 19, 2020 - 10:04 PM

Nearly two months since the killing of war-traumatized soldier Winston Ragos, the Philippine Army sets up a mental health and resilience program for its troops

GRIEVING. Merlyn Ragos (C), mother of the late Corporal Winston Ragos, joins the Philippine Army in launching its mental health center for soldiers in Taguig City. Photo from the Philippine Army

NBI: Cops murdered Winston Ragos, planted evidence

Jun 04, 2020 - 5:48 PM

(3rd UPDATE) The NBI files complaints against Master Sergeant Daniel Florendo Jr and other police companions before the Quezon City Prosecutor's Office

JUSTICE FOR WINSTON RAGOS. The family of Corporal Winston Ragos, the retired military man who died in the hands of the police, weeps as the former soldier is given a hero's burial at the Libingan ng mga Bayani on Sunday, April 26, 2020. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler


Winston Ragos laid to rest at the Libingan ng mga Bayani

Apr 26, 2020 - 2:06 PM

The mourning relatives of the slain military man wear white t-shirts bearing his photo and the words, 'Justice for Winston Ragos'

HERO'S BURIAL. Military officers hold the Philippine flag over the remains of Corporal Winston Ragos as his family watches over on April 26, 2020. Screenshot from Kalinaw News Facebook page

Winston Ragos to be given hero’s burial at Libingan ng mga Bayani

Apr 25, 2020 - 2:54 PM

The Philippine Army renders military honors to the late soldier, and says its ‘priority’ now is to take care of his grieving family

MILITARY HONORS. The Philippine Army gives the late Corporal Winston Ragos military honors as his body was carriend into the mortuary of the Libingan ng mga Bayani on Saturday morning, April 25. Photo from the Philippine Army

Army chief seeks NBI help for 'impartial investigation' into Winston Ragos' killing

Apr 24, 2020 - 7:04 PM

'Apparent prejudgment by police investigators moved the Army to seek help from the NBI so that justice may be served for Ragos and his family,' says Lieutenant General Gilbert Gapay

KILLED IN LOCKDOWN. Winston Ragos was shot dead by a cop in Quezon City. Photo courtesy of Ragos' family

QCPD files homicide complaint vs cop who killed Winston Ragos

Apr 24, 2020 - 12:29 PM

Master Sergeant Daniel Florendo is facing a homicide complaint from his own colleagues at the Quezon City Police District

CONFRONTATION. The Quezon City cop shoots a quarantine violator after the latter allegedly tried to pull out a gun from his sling bag. Screenshot from sourced video.

Military says 'no animosity' with police over Winston Ragos' killing

Apr 23, 2020 - 9:47 PM

Whether the police officer who killed Ragos made the right 'judgment call' or not, the military imputes no offense on the police organization itself, says Brigadier General Edgard Arevalo

MILITARY SPOKESMAN. AFP Spokeperson Brigadier General Edgard Arevalo in a press conference on security issues at Camp Aguinaldo on August 15, 2019. File photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Who is Winston Ragos, the former military man killed by police?

Apr 23, 2020 - 8:58 PM

Unable to replenish his medicine for his mental illness because of the lockdown, Winston Ragos is forced to skip his maintenance medication, says his mother

VETERAN. A photo of Winston Ragos in his army fatigues. Photo courtesy of Ragos' family

Maximum or low tolerance? PNP general says shooting of Winston Ragos act of self-defense

Apr 23, 2020 - 7:06 PM

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque also says the President's 'shoot them dead' order has nothing to do with the retired soldier's slay

KILLED IN LOCKDOWN. Winston Ragos was shot dead by a cop in Quezon City. Photo courtesy of Ragos' family


QC hospital charges Winston Ragos' family P31,000

Apr 23, 2020 - 4:58 PM

The bill includes Commonwealth Hospital Medical Center's use of N95 masks, cadaver bags, and use of an ambulance, among others

PENDING BALANCE. The hospital bill's last page for attempting but failing to save the life of Winston Ragos. Photo courtesy of Ragos' family

Rest easy, soldier: Netizens cry #JusticeForWinstonRagos

Apr 23, 2020 - 4:17 PM

'I, as a citizen, no longer feel safe in my own country,' says one netizen

Army orders probe into police killing of ex-soldier Winston Ragos

Apr 23, 2020 - 3:25 PM

'The Philippine Army seeks awareness on the plight of former soldiers struggling with mental problems. Even though they are no longer soldiers, they continue fighting a silent and lifelong battle,' says Colonel Ramon Zagala

TRAUMATIZED. Retired Corporal Winston Ragos, who was shot dead by a cop in Quezon City, suffered post-traumatic stress disorder from his years as a soldier. Photo courtesy of Ragos' family

Winston Ragos' mom to Duterte gov’t: Coronavirus is the enemy, not my son

Apr 23, 2020 - 12:18 PM

Merlyn Ragos says despite her son's struggles with his mental health, he was kind to his family and would even lend the pension money he received from the military to relatives

GRIEVING MOTHER. Merlyn Ragos and his son Winston Ragos. Photos courtesy of the Ragos family

QC cop faces criminal probe for killing 'mentally challenged' lockdown violator

Apr 22, 2020 - 6:42 PM

(UPDATED) A Quezon City Police District cop is facing criminal and administrative investigations for killing a quarantine violator in Barangay Pasong Putik

CONFRONTATION. The Quezon City cop shoots a quarantine violator after the latter allegedly tried to pull out a gun from his sling bag. Screenshot from sourced video.