DAVAO CITY—Relatives of five murdered journalists have filed complaints against the Philippine government before the United Nations Human Rights..
AS http://www.theessaymag.com/canada/ a landmark United Nations treaty to deter enforced disappearances entered into force December 23,..
PRESIDENT Bengino Aquino III on Saturday was urged to order the release of all other political prisoners following his announcement that charges..
By CHIT ESTELLA MORE than 3,000 military and police personnel have been accused of human rights violations since 2005, with a “very dismal” rate..
By ELLEN TORDESILLAS IN the normal cycle of life, a person is born, he lives, he dies. He does not disappear. Yet it happens. People disappear...
By CHIT ESTELLA AN international human rights organization said Philippine government support for political warlords was responsible for the..
BANGKOK, Thailand-- Members of human rights organizations in Southeast Asia have given the Asean Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights..
CLARK FREEPORT, Pampanga.—A human rights group in Central Luzon is blaming former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo for the increased incidence of..