Child rights group to file torture raps against military

JERRIE ABELLA, GMANews.TV 03/29/2010 | 10:34 PM http://www.gmanews.tv/story/187282/child-rights-group-to-file-torture-raps-vs-military A child rights advocacy group is set to file cases before the Commission on Human Rights against the military for arresting three minors whom they allegedly tortured into admitting they are communist rebels. SALINLAHI Alliance for Children’s Concerns said three children, including two 15-year-old girls and a 17-year-old boy, were arrested by elements of the Philippine Army in separate incidents in Compostela Valley and North Cotabato. Continue reading “Child rights group to file torture raps against military”

Child rights group to file torture raps against military

JERRIE ABELLA, GMANews.TV 03/29/2010 | 10:34 PM http://www.gmanews.tv/story/187282/child-rights-group-to-file-torture-raps-vs-military A child rights advocacy group is set to file cases before the Commission on Human Rights against the military for arresting three minors whom they allegedly tortured into admitting they are communist rebels. SALINLAHI Alliance for Children’s Concerns said three children, including two 15-year-old girls and a 17-year-old boy, were arrested by elements of the Philippine Army in separate incidents in Compostela Valley and North Cotabato. Continue reading “Child rights group to file torture raps against military”

Child rights group to file torture raps against military

JERRIE ABELLA, GMANews.TV 03/29/2010 | 10:34 PM http://www.gmanews.tv/story/187282/child-rights-group-to-file-torture-raps-vs-military A child rights advocacy group is set to file cases before the Commission on Human Rights against the military for arresting three minors whom they allegedly tortured into admitting they are communist rebels. SALINLAHI Alliance for Children’s Concerns said three children, including two 15-year-old girls and a 17-year-old boy, were arrested by elements of the Philippine Army in separate incidents in Compostela Valley and North Cotabato. Continue reading “Child rights group to file torture raps against military”

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The Foundation for Filipino Children is committed to promote the rights and welfare of the Filipino child — in the Philippines, in the Netherlands, and the rest of Europe. The Foundation is registered since 1993 in the Netherlands Chamber of Commerce (Kamer van Koophandel) as the Stichting voor Filippijnse Kinderen.

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