Kin of Torture Victims Calls on Aquino

On the U.N. International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, the mothers of missing activists Karen Empeno and Sherlyn Cadapan called on President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III to surface the disappeared, end torture, release all political prisoners, arrest Gen. Jovito Palparan and other human rights violators, and terminate the US-backed counter-insurgency plan “Bayanihan”. The KARAPATAN-led rally was held at Mendiola, Manila, June 26, 2013.


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