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Inquirier.net
Makabayan solons seek inquiry on alleged martial law abuses, attacksCastro said, citing information from the Save our Schools Network. The members
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 hours ago
Castro said, citing information from the Save our Schools Network. The members of the Makabayan bloc are Tinio, Castro, Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Zarate, Gabriela Representatives Emmi De Jesus and Arlene Brosas, Anakpawis Rep. Ariel Casilao, and... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Divergent ideas mark ‘tense’ gab at Palacethe President pictures and other documentation.” ‘TENSE’ MEETING. President Ro
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
the President pictures and other documentation.” ‘TENSE’ MEETING. President Rodrigo Duterte shakes hands with former Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares during a meeting with militant leaders Tuesday—with one attendee describing the discussion as... Read more
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Sun Star
Officials hope BBL gets Congress' approvalof the Nation Address (Sona) on July 24, Monday, as this has been his long stan
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
of the Nation Address (Sona) on July 24, Monday, as this has been his long standing commitment to the Bangsamoro people. Bayan Muna partylist representative lawyer Carlos Isagani Zarate, meanwhile, welcomed the new draft of the BBL as a mode to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Joma: Longer martial law to scuttle peace talksHouse of Representatives also expressed their opposition to his proposal to ext
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
House of Representatives also expressed their opposition to his proposal to extend martial law up to the end of the year. Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Zarate led the militant lawmakers in a news conference and announced that two months of martial law... Read more
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The Manila Times
Congress set to extend martial lawfor party-list lawmakers Ariel Casilao of Anakpawis, Antonio Tinio of Alliance
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
for party-list lawmakers Ariel Casilao of Anakpawis, Antonio Tinio of Alliance of Concerned Teachers and Carlos Zarate of Bayan Muna, Congress should not give up its oversight powers by promptly agreeing to Duterte’s proposal. “We call on the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Makabayan to Congress colleagues: Don’t railroad martial law extensionsapat na impormasyon ang Kongreso mismo at hindi lang dapat umasa sa impormasyo
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
sapat na impormasyon ang Kongreso mismo at hindi lang dapat umasa sa impormasyon na ibibigay ng Presidente,” Tinio said. Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Zarate said Congress should not railroad the extension of martial law just because it was the... Read more
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The Manila Times
House will approve Duterte martial law extension –Alvarezfor party-list lawmakers Ariel Casilao of Anakpawis, Antonio Tinio of Alliance
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
for party-list lawmakers Ariel Casilao of Anakpawis, Antonio Tinio of Alliance of Concerned Teachers and Carlos Zarate of Bayan Muna, Congress should not give up its oversight powers by promptly agreeing to President Duterte’s proposal. “We call... Read more
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Inquirier.net
New Inquiry urged on SAF 44 fiasco10 years in prison, and usurpation of authority, which is punishable by six mon
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
10 years in prison, and usurpation of authority, which is punishable by six months to six years in prison. ADVERTISEMENT Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate on Sunday called the indictment a “downgrade” of Aquino’s offenses. “This indictment... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Solon slams Aquino ‘downgraded’ raps, seeks new Mamasapano probeon Sunday. Although the Ombudsman found probable cause to pursue related charg
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
on Sunday. Although the Ombudsman found probable cause to pursue related charges of graft and usurpation of authority, Bayan Muna Party-list Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate called this a “downgrade” of Aquino’s offenses arising from the botched Jan.... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bayan Muna solon welcomes Aquino’s Mamasapano rapsBayan Muna Partylist Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate (INQUIRER FILE PHOTO) Bayan Mu
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
Bayan Muna Partylist Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate (INQUIRER FILE PHOTO) Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Zarate on Friday lauded the Ombudsman’s indictment of former President Benigno Aquino III over the Mamasapano tragedy. In a statement, the militant... Read more
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Rappler
Noynoy Aquino indicted for graft over Mamasapanoof legislative functions over the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) but t
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
of legislative functions over the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) but this is currently on appeal before the Office of the Ombudsman. Morales has yet to resolve the motion for reconsideration filed by complainants Bayan Muna. – Rapp... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Palace backs national ID over Muslim-only IDsof all these data is the Philippine Statistics Authority that is now being cont
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
of all these data is the Philippine Statistics Authority that is now being controlled by a US-based firm called Unisys,” Bayan Muna party-list Rep. Carlos Zarate said in May after a House panel approved a proposal for a national ID system. "What... Read more
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Inquirier.net
3 House members object to Speaker’s plan to extend martial lawbe expected, especially after the Supreme Court ruled it as valid to curb terro
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
be expected, especially after the Supreme Court ruled it as valid to curb terrorism in Mindanao. In a separate statement, Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Zarate said Speaker’s proposal to extend martial law was “just his personal... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Solons warn about economic impact of prolonged martial lawof being New People’s Army rebels or Maute fighters. Rewarding military’s inco
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
of being New People’s Army rebels or Maute fighters. Rewarding military’s incompetence Another Makabayan lawmaker, Bayan Muna Party-list Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate, noted that Alvarez was expressing a personal opinion but nevertheless said... Read more
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Rappler
Lawmakers slam Alvarez’s proposal to extend martial law to 2022Brigadier General Restituto Padilla said Alvarez’s proposal for a 5-year extens
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
Brigadier General Restituto Padilla said Alvarez’s proposal for a 5-year extension of martial law may be “too long.” Bayan Muna Representative Carlos Zarate said the extension of martial law in Mindanao was merely Alvarez’s “personal... Read more
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Rappler
Change is wanting: Dutertenomics and foreign policythis leads to more doubts on his promise of change. – Rappler.com Teddy Casiño
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
this leads to more doubts on his promise of change. – Rappler.com Teddy Casiño served as the party-list representative of Bayan Muna for 3 terms, from 2004 to 2013. Prior to his stint in Congress, he was secretary-general of the Bagong Alyansang... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
From Marcos to Duterte | Families of victims of rights abuses unite in renewed call for justicestate forces in 1989, but was surfaced and imprisoned for a year. In 2002, Hono
Bulatlat.com / Posted 11 days ago
state forces in 1989, but was surfaced and imprisoned for a year. In 2002, Honor, a peasant organizer was disappeared with Bayan Muna coordinator Johnny Orcino, also a former political prisoner. They remain missing. “Bulok pa rin ang pulis. Bulok... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Wife of detained NDFP consultant calls for husband’s release, justice for son’s deathPeoples’ Rights (Karapatan), and Rise Up for Life and for Rights. On March 4,
Bulatlat.com / Posted 12 days ago
Peoples’ Rights (Karapatan), and Rise Up for Life and for Rights. On March 4, 2006, Caloza’s son Arturo, a local leader of Bayan Muna, was gunned down in their village by a suspected soldier. He was 28 years old. Arturo was among the documented... Read more
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The Manila Times
Duterte pardons 10 communist rebels3rd confirmed that the peace talks would resume by the second or third week of
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
3rd confirmed that the peace talks would resume by the second or third week of August in Japan, as suggested by the NDF. Bayan Muna party-list, the militant group allied with Duterte in Congress, welcomed the release of the 10 inmates it... Read more
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The Manila Times
Duterte gets record-high rating after a year in officedrug-related killings and compromise the country’s claims on the West Philippin
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
drug-related killings and compromise the country’s claims on the West Philippine Sea. Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate of Bayan Muna party-list said Duterte’s impressive satisfaction rating should not be taken as public approval of his declaration... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Meralco 20-year supply deals hitrates that their consumers would be paying for up to 20 years, a militant party
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
rates that their consumers would be paying for up to 20 years, a militant party-list congressman said on Tuesday. Bayan Muna party-list Rep. Carlos Zarate said that it was to the benefit of the consumers to keep rates pegged for a long... Read more
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Sun Star
Martial law debate aliveto grant them. The Malacañang welcomed the SC decision and urged the full supp
Sun Star / Posted 16 days ago
to grant them. The Malacañang welcomed the SC decision and urged the full support and cooperation of the public while Bayan Muna secretary general Renato Reyes, one of the petitioners, was disappointed. Having all of these in one plate, what... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Petititoners see ‘de facto military junta’and their congressional allies now that the Supreme Court has rejected the peti
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
and their congressional allies now that the Supreme Court has rejected the petitions nullifying martial law,” he said. Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate said the court’s ruling effectively placed the Philippines in the hands of a de facto... Read more
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Sun Star
Cops, rallyists face off at Asean meetyesterday to protest the ongoing meetings of the Association of Southeast Asian
Sun Star / Posted 16 days ago
yesterday to protest the ongoing meetings of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) in Cebu. Members of the Bayan Muna Central Visayas and other militant groups gathered outside the hotel at 10 a.m. to air their grievances against... Read more
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Minda News
SC upholds Duterte’s declaration of martial law in Mindanaoaspiration remains ‘ till a peaceful political- settlement is achieved,” he sai
Minda News / Posted 16 days ago
aspiration remains ‘ till a peaceful political- settlement is achieved,” he said. “Ominous development” Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate called the SC’s decision an “ominous development that may place the country in an even... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Petitioners, progressive leaders hit SC affirmation of Mindanao martial lawagainst citizens in the name of a prolonged and expanded martial law based on n
Bulatlat.com / Posted 16 days ago
against citizens in the name of a prolonged and expanded martial law based on nebulous and shifting grounds,” he said. Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Zarate expressed worries about a ‘military junta’ that may eventually effectively rule in place of a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
House asks ERC, Meralco to explain power supply dealsERC and the power generation companies affiliated with Meralco. ADVERTISEMENT
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
ERC and the power generation companies affiliated with Meralco. ADVERTISEMENT Acting on House Resolution 566 filed by Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Zarate, the committee questioned the ERC for allegedly extending an order that allowed all... Read more
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The Manila Times
Petitioners warn of ‘creeping’ dictatorship over favorable ruling on martial lawrule, anti-martial law petitioners said Tuesday. Party-list Reps. Tomas Villar
The Manila Times / Posted 16 days ago
rule, anti-martial law petitioners said Tuesday. Party-list Reps. Tomas Villarin of Akbayan and Carlos Zarate of Bayan Muna made the warning following the high court’s 11-3 vote in favor of Proclamation No. 216, which was issued following... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Agendacoal plants a cottage industry of sorts even if that crusade can only harm the
Pilipino Star / Posted 17 days ago
coal plants a cottage industry of sorts even if that crusade can only harm the national economy. A few days ago, Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Zarate hastily convened a press conference where he angrily condemned the ERC’s decision to allow a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Pacquiao urged to focus as senator instead after loss to Hornin a Sunday afternoon bout billed as the Battle of Brisbane in front of more th
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 days ago
in a Sunday afternoon bout billed as the Battle of Brisbane in front of more than 50,000 people.(AP Photo/Tertius Pickard) Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Zarate on Sunday advised Senator Manny Pacquiao to concentrate on his position as lawmaker. Zarate... Read more
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Sun Star
Paolo Duterte slams militantswill be deleted? Like a computer?" the Presidential son said on his Facebook po
Sun Star / Posted 19 days ago
will be deleted? Like a computer?" the Presidential son said on his Facebook post Friday evening. He directed his rant to Bayan Muna Party-list Representatives Carlos Isagani Zarate and Bagong Alyansang Makabayan Secretary General Renato Reyes Jr.... Read more
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Rappler
Ending contractualization needs 2 urgent actions from Duterteto limit contracting and “remove the ambiguities” of the Labor Code by: Mendoz
Rappler / Posted 19 days ago
to limit contracting and “remove the ambiguities” of the Labor Code by: Mendoza’s bill, similar to the measure filed by Bayan Muna Representative Karlos Zarate, is more prohibitive. It aims to end all forms of fixed-term employment. Legislators... Read more
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Rappler
After one year, Duterte veers ever more to the rightofficials, the talks might just reach a dead end. – Rappler.com Teddy Casiño s
Rappler / Posted 20 days ago
officials, the talks might just reach a dead end. – Rappler.com Teddy Casiño served as the partylist representative of Bayan Muna for 3 terms, from 2004-2013. Prior to his stint in Congress, he was secretary-general of the Bagong Alyansang... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Duterte’s 1st year | Progressives disappointed over lack of change, worried over rising fascismin Marawi City. “He destroyed the livelihood of many Maranaos, destroyed the h
Bulatlat.com / Posted 20 days ago
in Marawi City. “He destroyed the livelihood of many Maranaos, destroyed the hope for peace of Moros,” Lidasan said. Bayan Muna Rep. Carlo Zarate the martial law in the whole Mindanao is the biggest indication of rising fascism, in response... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Duterte 1st year| ‘Make good on your promises to the people’ – progressive groupsby fighting in Marawi City and the US troops’ involvement in it. Independent f
Bulatlat.com / Posted 20 days ago
by fighting in Marawi City and the US troops’ involvement in it. Independent foreign policy? Teddy Casiño, former Bayan Muna Rep. and spokesperson of Power Alliance, recalled how they had high hopes that the people’s demands for... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bayan Muna hits Meralco for ‘dubious’ power dealsBayan Muna Rep. Carlos Zarate slammed the Energy Regulatory Commission’s (ERC)
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 days ago
Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Zarate slammed the Energy Regulatory Commission’s (ERC) green light to construct the P1.7 billion transmission line for a power plant project of a Manila Electric Company (Meralco) subsidiary. In a statement Monday, Zarate... Read more
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Rappler
Duterte frat brod to head DOJ task force on PDAF scamby Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales when she indicted Abad for usurpation of l
Rappler / Posted 23 days ago
by Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales when she indicted Abad for usurpation of legislative functions, but complainant Bayan Muna had appealed this. Bayan Muna wants to include former president Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III in the DAP... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Military changes strategy in fight against terroristshave fled the city and they now jam evacuation centers in Iligan City and surro
Inquirier.net / Posted 24 days ago
have fled the city and they now jam evacuation centers in Iligan City and surrounding areas. According to Gabriela and Bayan Muna party-list groups, many Maranao women sought refuge in the shelters after soldiers allegedly made open remarks... Read more
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The Manila Times
How do you jail phantom warriors?have already raised objections to Villanueva’s proposition. Representatives Teo
The Manila Times / Posted 25 days ago
have already raised objections to Villanueva’s proposition. Representatives Teodoro Baguilat of Ifugao, Carlos Zarate of Bayan Muna party-list, and Antonio Tinio of the Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) party-list collectively invoked the... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘Fake news bill imperils freedom of expression’of speech and freedom of the press, lawmakers warned on Friday. Congressmen Te
The Manila Times / Posted 27 days ago
of speech and freedom of the press, lawmakers warned on Friday. Congressmen Teddy Baguilat of Ifugao and Carlos Zarate of Bayan Muna and Antonio Tinio of Alliance of Concerned Teachers sounded the alarm over the proposal made by Sen. Joel... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
‘Someone has to answer to this’ – Humanitarian mission questions military ‘fake news’ in Mindanaovehicles, including those with relief goods, pass through, they were barred. Th
Bulatlat.com / Posted 27 days ago
vehicles, including those with relief goods, pass through, they were barred. This seemed arbitrary and malicious, said Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Zarate. What is in Marawi City’s capitol that a humanitarian mission, armed only with relief packs... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Anti-fake news bill may affect freedom of expression—Makabayan solonBayan Muna Partylist Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate (INQUIRER FILE PHOTO) The broa
Inquirier.net / Posted 27 days ago
Bayan Muna Partylist Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate (INQUIRER FILE PHOTO) The broad scope of the anti-fake news bill “may infringe on the people’s constitutionally guaranteed freedom of expression,” a Makabayan lawmaker said on Friday. Expressing... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
‘Marawi will be truly flattened’ - Humanitarian mission airs people’s sentiments vs Martial Law, gov’t airstrikes in Mindanaoand ordinary citizens, and terrorize communities,” Malayao said. L-R: Gabriela
Bulatlat.com / Posted 28 days ago
and ordinary citizens, and terrorize communities,” Malayao said. L-R: Gabriela Women’s Partylist Rep. Arlene Brosas, Bayan Muna Rep. Irma Balaba (Photo by Ian Irving Bazarte/Bulatlat) “The declaration of martial law is not aimed at sowing... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Solon hits 'anti-poor' tax on salt proposalon processed products with salt was “anti-poor” as it would increase the prices
Manila Standard Today / Posted 30 days ago
on processed products with salt was “anti-poor” as it would increase the prices of noodles, sardines and similar items. Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Zarate said House Bill 3719, once enacted, would result in one cup of noodles with a 990-milligram... Read more
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Pilipino Star
NUPL to question exclusion from closed-door SC session on martial lawdemand the exclusion of counsel of the petitioners during their presentation,”
Pilipino Star / Posted 30 days ago
demand the exclusion of counsel of the petitioners during their presentation,” NUPL Chairperson Neri Colmenares, a former Bayan Muna party-list representative, said. “This not only violates the rules of court but also the due process rights of... Read more
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Rappler
Lagman: Why hide martial law details from the public?those already discussed in [the] Solicitor General's comment. We got the same m
Rappler / Posted a month ago
those already discussed in [the] Solicitor General's comment. We got the same message from justices," Manuel added. Former Bayan Muna representative Neri Colmenares, counsel for the leftist group of petitioners, has yet to respond to Rappler's... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Military launches fresh offensive in Marawia food blockade on Marawi but merely followed strict protocols in the delivery
Inquirier.net / Posted 1 months ago
a food blockade on Marawi but merely followed strict protocols in the delivery of relief supplies, Herrera said after Bayan Muna complained its aid convoy was stopped by troops from entering Marawi. Herrera said food and other assistance... Read more
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Pilipino Star
AFP explains Marawi aid volunteers blocked due to lack of coordinationa convoy that was supposed to deliver relief goods but might have failed to coo
Pilipino Star / Posted 1 months ago
a convoy that was supposed to deliver relief goods but might have failed to coordinate with the local government. Former Bayan Muna Rep.Teddy Casiño, in a Facebook post, however, said their group was in talks with local government officials and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Gov’t forces close in on terroristsparty-list representatives reported on Thursday that they were denied entry int
Inquirier.net / Posted 1 months ago
party-list representatives reported on Thursday that they were denied entry into Marawi on a humanitarian mission. Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate and Gabriela Rep. Arlene Brosas, along with former Bayan Muna Rep. Teddy Casiño, were... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bayan Muna slams AFP move to ban relief mission in Marawibetween government security forces and terrorists linked to the Islamic State g
Inquirier.net / Posted 1 months ago
between government security forces and terrorists linked to the Islamic State group. BULLITMARQUEZ/AP MARAWI CITY — Bayan Muna Representative Carlos Isagani Zarate said on Thursday the military has barred the Kalinaw Mindanao National... Read more
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