Category Archives: Women & Children

GABRIELA on the Batasan Bombing

GABRIELA National Alliance of Women condemns in the strongest possible terms the bombing in Batasan Pambansa last night which killed Marcial Talbo and injured three other members of Gabriela Women's Party including Representative Luz Ilagan. We call for an immediate and independent probe on the bombing, fully aware of the inutility of the PNP on resolving matters of grave concern.

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Woman Activist Held, Two Others in Watchlist

BY DABET CASTAÑEDA
HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH
Bulatlat
Vol. VII, No. 27, August 12-18, 2007

Balikbayan Dr. Annalisa Vicente Enrile was on her way back to the U.S. on Aug. 5 after a month’s stay in the Philippines. However, as she proceeded to the Immigration booth to have her passport exit-stamped, she was told that she could not get on the plane because she was on the “watchlist.”

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