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Oppose US Military Base in Kyoto, Japan! Down with US Imperialism!

In solidarity with the Japanese people, Karapatan strongly denounces the construction of an X-band radar base in Ukawa district, Kyotango City, Kyoto.  This new US base in Japan is in line with the US pivot to Asia and the Pacific for its political, military and trade interests in the region.  A new comprehensive trade agreement, the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) which is a follow through to the World Trade Organization that engendered neoliberal globalization, will lay open all remaining trade restrictions of countries in Asia and the Pacific.

Tiamzons’ companion reported missing

"We call on the Philippine National Police and the Armed Forces of the Philippines to SURFACE Gary Aguilar Santos," Cristina Palabay, Karapatan secretary general said. Santos, who is missing for 22 days now, is the stay-in gardener at the house where the Tiamzons and companions stayed before their March 22 arrest. 

Karapatan supports rights lawyer vs AFP, PNP harassment and surveillance

Karapatan today expressed support for Atty. Catherine Dannug Salucon as she files petitions for writ of amparo and writ of habeas data at the Court of Appeals for the continuous harassment and surveillance by members of the Philippine National Police and Armed Forces of the Philippines, specifically Philippine Army and the Intelligence Service of the AFP (ISAFP).

Political detainees Benito Tiamzon at Wilma Austria on trumped up multiple murder charge against them

Labis na nagpapasulak ng dugo ang gawa-gawang kasong multiple murder na isinampa laban sa amin at iba pa naming kasamahan. 

Response of Tiamzon and Austria to Rina Jimenez-David’s column on “Cats and Dogs”

In her April 1 column “Dogs and Cats”, Ms. Rina Jimenez-David has given a smirking take on our arrest. She has chosen to skim through the froth of the official version, or rather official versions of the arrest and related issues and in doing so, she has joined in muddling some real questions.


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WANTED for two counts of Kidnapping and Serious Illegal Detention: RET. MAJ. GEN. JOVITO "The Butcher" PALPARAN JR.

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