Category Archives: death toll

Duterte: “That war in Marawi will continue until the last terrorist is taken out”

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 02 July) — President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday said he is “always praying” that the war against the Maute Group and its allied terror groups “will end as fast as it can” because of the rising casualties and the mass displacement of residents, but vowed “that war in Marawi will continue […]

Surigao quake death toll now at 8

SURIGAO CITY (MindaNews / 13 Feb) – The death toll in the magnitude 6.7 earthquake has risen to eight people, with those injured likewise rising to 203, according to the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office. Ramon A. Gotinga, assistant provincial administrator and officer-in-charge of PDRRMO-Surigao del Norte, said seven of the fatalities were […]

BAYAN: “We say, enough!”

Press Statement December 10, 2016   On International Human Rights Day: “We say, enough!”   Human Rights have taken a serious beating the past few months.   The sneaky burial of the dictator Marcos was an assault on the thousands of human rights victims of the dictatorship. The unjust detention of more than 400 political […]