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Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Rights groups in Hong Kong, Belgium stage protests vs Duterte’s fake terror list

In a show of solidarity with
Filipino activists against the Duterte government’s attacks and political
persecution of human rights defenders, human rights and people’s organizations
in Hong Kong and Belgium staged symbolic actions to condemn Duterte’s fake
terror list. “These acts of solidarity remind us that Filipinos and even
foreigners in different parts of the world will stand together during these
repressive and challenging times. It reminds us that the cause of people’s
rights and protection for those who courageously advocate for it is of global
importance,” said Karapatan secretary general Cristina Palabay.

 

(Photo: Various groups and individuals gather in Brussels, Belgium to protest the PH government’s fake “terror list” and call for an end to the criminalization of activists and rights defenders)

 

 

(Photo: Human rights groups gather at the PH General Consulate in Hong Kong to protest the PH government’s fake “terror list” , calls for an end to the criminalization of activists and rights defenders) 

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