Human rights lawyer ambushed in Cebu City

Human rights lawyer ambushed in Cebu City

Photo: Cebuano human rights lawyer Rex Fernandez was ambushed Thursday afternoon in Banawa, Barangay Guadalupe, Cebu City. (Benjie Talisic) A Cebuano human rights lawyer was ambushed in broad daylight at Sitio Banawa, Barangay Guadalupe, Cebu City, Thursday, Aug....
Policeman killed, five other hurt by NPA in Eastern Samar ambush

Policeman killed, five other hurt by NPA in Eastern Samar ambush

A police officer was killed while 5 others were hurt after an ambush Friday afternoon in Libutan village, Borongan City, Eastern Samar. Suspected members of the New People’s Army detonated an anti-personnel mine on the roadside striking a police car driving around the...
Farmer leader shot dead in Bataan

Farmer leader shot dead in Bataan

The president of a farmers’ organization was gunned down by three unidentified men at the back of his house in Barangay Almacen, Hermosa, Bataan.Honorio Samaniego, 66, president of Alyansa ng Magbubukid sa Bataan (ALMABA), was rushed by his family members to a...
Pastor killed in morning ambush in North Cotabato

Pastor killed in morning ambush in North Cotabato

The body of slain UCCP Pastor Ernesto Javier Estrella lay beside his motorcycle while the police secure the site.  Unidentified men open fired on the pastor and killed him on the spot. (photo courtesy of Western Visayas Ecumenical Council (WVEC)) Unidentified men shot...