UN rights probe team met with MILF, MNLF in Davao

A team of human rights investigators from the United Nations, led by special rapporteure Philip Alston, was in Davao Sunday. He met with officials from the government’s justice, investigation departments, and armed forces.  He also met with human rights groups who presented to him a number of human rights violations from around Mindanao.

The team also met with the Moro National Liberation Front and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front.

Alston’s team was both welcomed and unwelcomed. The updated  MindaNews news story here and a commentary on a related story here.

      

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