Moro human rights activist Jerome Aba submits letter to DFA Secretary Alan Cayetano

Moro human rights and peace advocate Jerome Aladdin Succor Aba submitted a letter to Philippine Foreign Affairs Sec. Alan Cayetano to formally demand for an independent, impartial investigation on his torture, arbitrary detention and other rights violations inflicted on him US Department of Homeland Security and Customs and Border Protection; hold accountable Philippine Consulate officers in San Francisco US for their neglect of Aba; and to file a diplomatic protest against the US government on what had happened to him.
 
 
(Photo of Aba with his legal counsel Atty. Kathy Panguban of NUPL) 
 
 
Aba was with his legal counsel Atty. Kathy Panguban, Rep. Antonio Tinio, Karapatan Sceretary General Cristina Palabay, and human rights advocates from Karapatan, Bayan and MCPA this afternoon. They were received by Iric Arribas of the Office of the Undersecretary for Migrant Workers Affairs and Maria Andrelita Austria, Assistant Secretary of the Office of American Affairs of the Department of Foreign Affairs.