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Cops assist locally stranded individuals

July 5, 2020

The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Saturday said they are expanding their scope of security operations by providing assistance to thousands of locally stranded individuals (LSIs) in Metro Manila. “We are prepared to give security to the returning LSIs with

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Group condemns arrest of 11 anti-terror law protesters in Cabuyao

July 5, 2020

Police arrested and detained 11 activists who were staging a protest action against the Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020 in Cabuyao, Laguna on Saturday afternoon. Human rights alliance DEFEND–Southern Tagalog said the 11 activists who were arrested for conducting a peaceful

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P304-M aid given to ex-Reds under E-CLIP – DILG

July 5, 2020

A total of P304.43-million financial and other assistance for the past three years were given to over 4,000 former members of the communist New People’s Army (NPA) and Militia ng Bayan through the Enhanced Comprehensive Local Integration Program (E-CLIP) of

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2 Ilocos Sur cops facing murder charges for minor’s death – PNP

July 5, 2020

Ilocos Sur police filed murder charges against two of their personnel for the death of a 15-year old complainant in a case of acts of lasciviousness against one of them, Philippine National Police (PNP) said on Sunday. In a statement,

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Lorenzana to critics: Give Anti-Terrorism Act a chance

July 5, 2020

Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Sunday appealed to the public to read and give the Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020 a chance. In a statement, Lorenzana said it is a much-needed measure “to clothe law enforcement agencies with the necessary power

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Palace welcomes DOST study on use of blood plasma for COVID-19 patients

July 5, 2020

Malacañang on Saturday said the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) is set to start a study on the use of convalescent plasma as adjunctive therapy for patients with coronavirus disease (COVID-19). “The Palace welcomes the announcement of Department of

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DILG, security forces hail passage of Anti-Terrorism Act

July 5, 2020

Interior Sectary Eduardo Año said the signing of the Anti-Terror Bill into law is an important step in the whole-of-nation approach against terrorism. In a statement released on Saturday, Año said all attached agencies of the Department of Interior and

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PNP denies arresting Cebu journalist

July 5, 2020

The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Sunday denied that members of the Special Action Force (SAF) arrested a local journalist from Cebu City last June 2. PNP said the journalist Sheriza Mae Uy debunked a news report that she was

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