Delegates of the Cordillera held a protest action at the camp of the 503rd Infantry Battalion Philippine Army last April 25, 2017 for the alleged human rights violations of the soldiers.
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Kalinga folk, church people and other delegations to the Cordillera Day 2017 from all over the country and abroad opened a shrine in honor of Cordillera martyrs and heroes of the struggle against Ferdinand Marcos’ Chico River Mega-Dam project in Tinglayan town in Kalinga on April 23, 2017.
BALBALAN, Kalinga – Three vehicles of the convoy of delegates to Cordillera Day 2017 were spiked.
BALBALAN, Kalinga — Delegates to the Cordillera Day were held and harassed by police and army soldiers yesterday, April 23 along the road at Barangay Balantoy, here in Kalinga.
TABUK CITY ― Ibutbutaktak ken supsupiaten dagiti umili ti gandat manen a panagsubli dagiti kampanya ti gobyerno iti panangipatakder iti hydro-power project dam iti Karayan Chico, Tanudan, Pasil ken Saltan.
BAGUIO CITY — An independent research group said that the interest of the larger majority is caught between President Rodrigo Duterte’s balancing act to maintain the popularity of his administration that was catapulted to power because of the promise of change.
BAGUIO CITY — The Cervantes-Ipateg, Salakniban (CIS) movement, a group of Cervantes folk working for the protection of the environment, expressed gratitude to the Ilocos Sur provincial board for passing a resolution supporting the town’s no to mining stance.
MONTREAL, QUEBEC, Canada — Cordillerans in Montreal Quebec, Canada successfully staged their 7th Cordillera Day celebration last April 15.
BAGUIO CITY — City Councilor Arthur Allad-iw filed a resolution to urge the Senate and the House of Representatives to adopt a law for the conduct of the Katipunan ng Kabataan (KK) and Barangay Elections this week.
BAGUIO CITY — A resolution to launch a city-wide cooperative meeting is now pending at the Baguio City council.
MANILA — Calling for an end to Indonesia’s colonization and occupation of West Papua, delegates of an international study conference held in Davao City, Philippines last March 26-27 forged the unity to support the struggle of the West Papuan people for self-determination and liberation.