Tolerance.ca
Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations, Tolerance.ca® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

‘Drug War’ – Style Lawlessness Spirals in Philippines

Expand Activists shout slogans and offer prayers Monday, April 1, 2019, to protest the killings of what they claim were farmers in a central Philippine province.  © 2019 AP Photo/Aaron Favila “Drug war”-style lawlessness in the Philippines may be spiraling out of control. Philippine authorities said the police and military killed 14 people during anti-crime operations over the weekend in the central Philippine province of Negros Oriental, but the circumstances of the deaths are unclear.  The police claim they had search warrants for illegal weapons and that they killed suspects who fought…

Read complete article
© Human Rights Watch -


Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter