It’s been 15 years since Jonas was abducted.
De Guzman was consulting with the community who are complaining of land-grabbing of their ancestral land.
“For several years now, Isabelo Adviento has been subjected to non-stop intimidation by state forces. The harassment against him and other Cagayan Valley-based activists and peasant leaders intensified under the Duterte administration.”
Court said her arrest was ‘offensive’ and ‘repugnant’ to due process.
“We have much to learn and to imitate from Titus Brandsma, who defended Truth and Press Freedom until his dying breath.”
“He must be immediately afforded legal representation. We enjoin all democratic forces to close ranks and raise the demand for Ka Esteban to be immediately released.”
NDFP peace consultant’s death similar to NPA commander Villanueva and spokesperson Madlos.
Moorita Alegre’s release came a few days after Alminaza’s public petition last January 22 for her release.
“The peasant families of San Jose Del Monte had been tilling the farmlands of Tungkong Mangga even before [API] would be incorporated in 1988,” explained UMA Chairperson Antonio Flores. “DAR’s facilitation of Araneta’s landgrab is unconscionable, and nothing short of criminal.”
Human rights group Karapatan said Molina is the 11th political detainee to die under the Rodrigo Duterte administration.
“Ka Oris and his female medic were onboard a motorcycle from the poblacion of the town of Impasug-ong, Bukidnon going towards the national highway where, it is believed, they were ambushed and killed. They never reached the highway.”