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Human rights groups say this 'solidifies Duterte's tyranny' and proves 'we are under a de facto martial law'
The Child Rights Network says using quarantine rules to commit sexual violence and other crimes 'reflects impunity among the deviants in our law enforcement'
Human rights groups say the anti-terror law further deteriorates Philippine democracy
(UPDATED) Karapatan says the guilty verdict 'sends an even more dangerous message to the public that anyone and everyone can be criminalized for their views and opinions'
Human rights group says President Rodrigo Duterte's statement may lead to more abuses as Luzon remains in lockdown in the face of the novel coronavirus outbreak
The policy research group wants the Ombudsman to punish 3 key officials, including Communications Undersecretary Lorraine Badoy, for 'malicious abuse of authority and negligent performance of duties as public officials'
Karapatan's Cristina Palabay is threatened with death and rape after celebrating Human Rights Day
Karapatan secretary-general Cristina Palabay says human rights 'must continuously be asserted, defended and fought for’
Ano ang implikasyon ng crackdown na ito sa demokrasya sa Pilipinas?
Karapatan deputy secretary-general Roneo Clamor says this is 'to deprive the police any opportunity to plant evidence' against activists
'The UNHRC report reads like it was written by the accusers...Ignore it,' says Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr
In the same day that President Duterte delivers his 4th State of the Nation Address, critics say they've had enough of his administration
Advocates are constantly challenged by President Rodrigo Duterte's 'intentional distortion' of human rights since 2016. What are lessons learned?
The Court of Appeals 14th Division submits the case for decision without allowing human rights group Karapatan to present testimonies and witnesses
Kelly Delgado is allegedly found in possession of shabu, according to Lieutenant Colonel Randolph Cabangbang, whose assassination was allegedly plotted by Delgado 9 years ago
(UPDATED) Human rights groups say the arrest of Rappler CEO Maria Ressa is consistent with the repeated threats not just against journalists but also legislators, lawyers, and activists, among others
Human rights groups call for accountability and justice for the thousands of victims of human rights violations – particularly related to Duterte's bloody anti-illegal drugs campaign
The Philippines is among 38 countries where governments subject human rights advocates to 'harsh reprisals and intimidation,' according to a UN report
This year's celebration of the global event comes amid continuing attacks against the Philippine press, says Human Rights Watch
Drug lords, says the presidential spokesman, 'can easily use their drug money to fund destabilization efforts against the government'
Karapatan reports the incident a day after troops and communist rebels clashed in the area
The clampdown comes with Beijing s propaganda machine in overdrive to suppress news of the protests which are expected to draw their biggest crowds yet as the former British colony begins a two day public holiday
A helicopter strike kills 5 children and one woman in the Syrian province of Idlib according to a human rights group